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Cosmetology

Program Highlights

In our Cosmetology program you will:

  • Obtain essential hands-on experience by performing a mix of salon services while working in our sleek and modern Crimson Creations Salon.
  • Develop professional services and techniques using the world-renowned Paul Mitchell system.
  • Attend demonstrations led by the region’s finest and most respected professionals.
  • Involve yourself in all aspects of salon management including customer service, teamwork and client retention through providing services to actual customers in our salon.
  • ​Build confidence to continue your education and pass the NH cosmetology licensing exam.
  • Compete in statewide competitions against other schools.

What You Can Learn

Business Management // Hair Cutting, Styling & Coloring //
Skin Care // Hair Removal // Makeup Application // Principles
of Hair Design//Intro to Barbering Skills//Mens’ Cuts//Beard Trimming

What You Can Become

(with additional education and training)
Barber // Hair Stylist // Film and Theatrical Stylist // Makeup
Artist // Salon/Studio Owner // Sales Representative // Platform Artist // Industry Educator // Esthetician // Nail Technician

What You Can Earn

Up to 360 training hours toward postsecondary cosmetology
training (excludes barbering, esthetician, and nail technician)
// Paul Mitchell Color Application, Long Hair Styling, and
Product Knowledge // S/P2 Cosmetology // 21st Century Skills // Human Resources // Safety and Environment // Cuccio Gel Veneer Nail Certificates

Parallel Expectations

SUGGESTED PREREQUISITE COURSES:
Biology, Art (Color Theory)

SUGGESTED SIMULTANEOUS COURSES:
Business Math, Technical Writing

​CAREER HIGH VALUE SOFT SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Effective Collaborator including Conversational Skills, Team Player, Strong Work Ethic, Proper Hygiene, Professional Appearance, Stamina, Flexibility, Fine motor skills

Kimberly Hannon

INSTRUCTOR

Experience:
10 years in education: 7 at CRTC, 3 in Private Schools; 20 years in the cosmetology profession, 5 years as salon designer and manager

Education/Credentials:
BA, Notre Dame, Psychology; Board Member,Board of Barbering cosmetology and Esthetics: Licensed Cosmetology Instructor: Continuing Education, Paul Mitchell Systems

Other Interests:
Beach walking, traveling, classic movies, ballroom dancing

Email
khannon@sau8.org