Maria Steele
Duke St North, room 127
919-536-7200, ext. 4422

Natural Hair Care Specialist Instructor Training (Non-credit)

Short Term

Natural Hair Care Specialist Instructor Training course is designed to teach the licensed Natural Hair Care Specialist how to teach a Natural Hair Care Specialist class. The class consists of developing lesson plans, studying basic methods of teaching and learning, producing effective presentations, communicating confidently and effective classroom management to name a few. It also involves teaching the proper health, safety and sanitation procedures to aspiring cosmetologists to avoid common infections in the school, salon or spa. After successfully completing the two-part course, the students will be able to sit for the North Carolina State Board of Cosmetic Art's exam to be a licensed Natural Hair Care Specialist Instructor. 360 hours. $452.


  • NC Licensed Natural Hair Care Specialist


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Estimated Tuition & Fees



Duke Street North

Contact Hours


Estimated Completion Time

18 - 20 weeks

COS-3206MN Cos Arts MNH Instructor II

Cosmetic Arts Manicurist and Natural Hair Care Specialist Instructor Training II is the second of two courses in the Cosmetic Arts Instructor Training Program which prepares licensed manicurists and natural hair care specialists for the Instructor Licensing Examination in each respective discipline. This course provides instructional concepts, supervisory and instructional skills for teaching entry-level to advanced students in these disciplines in a classroom and laboratory setting. Topics include career and employment preparation, retaining students, educator relationships and teams at work. Students will also practice their teaching skills in the classroom. Upon completion of both courses in the program students should be able to identify basic learning styles and principles, develop lesson plans, demonstrate supervisory techniques, assess student performance in a classroom setting, demonstrate salon services, instruct and objectively assess the student, and demonstrate competence in the areas covered by the Instructor Licensing Examination for each specific discipline.
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Suggested Paths

Long Term

(More than 12 months)

University Transfer