Curriculum

An 1800 hour course is required for students desiring a license to practice cosmetology in the State of North Dakota.

Hairstyling ........................................................................... 250 hours

Haircutting........................................................................... 250 hours

Nails ................................................................................... 100 hours

Facials and Skin Care......................................................... 100 hours

Chemical Services............................................................... 250 hours

Study of Theory, Law, Sanitation ........................................ 400 hours

Related Subjects (classroom or clinic floor instruction) ...... 450 hours

Total Hours 1800

Extra hours are available upon request.

 

Content

History & Career Opportunities

Life Skills

Your Professional Image

Communicating for Success

Infection Control: Principles & Practices

General Anatomy & Physiology

Skin Structure & Growth

Nail Structure and Growth

Properties of the Hair and Scalp

Basics of Chemistry

Basics of Electricity

Principles of Hair Design

Shampooing, Rinsing, and Conditioning

Haircutting

Hairstyling

Braiding and Braid Extensions

Wigs and Hair Enhancements

Chemical Texture Services

Haircoloring

Skin Diseases and Disorders

Hair Removal

Facials

Facial Makeup

Nail Diseases and Disorders

Manicuring

Pedicuring

Nail Tips, Wraps and No-Light Gels

Acrylic (methacrylate) Nails

UV Gels

Seeking Employment on the Job

The Salon Business

ND State Board of Cosmetology Laws

ND Board of Cosmetology Rules and Regulations