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Provide personal care to patrons' hair, skin and/or nails to aid in the improvement of their appearance.
Ohio College Tech Prep 
Year One - 4.0 elective (Cosmetology Lab and Theory)
Both Cosmetology Lab and Theory must be passed for promotion to Year Two. 
Year Two - 4.0 elective (Cosmetology Lab and Theory) 
Certification: Qualified students are required o take the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology Licensing Examination.
"Your appointment is confirmed for the full treatment in our salon...shampoo, cut, color, perm, style, manicure, and facial!" Customer service is key to becoming a great cosmetologist, but so are the techniques for providing proper personal care to hair, skin, and nails. You'll practice your skills on mannequins, classmates and outside customers in our professional salon. Upon completing the program, you'll take the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology Licensing Examination.
Instructors: Tina DeSantis & Marilyn Mormile
Email Address: [email protected], [email protected]   
Special Requirements: A screening interview with the instructors and a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 are required. All students are required to participate in a 150-hour unpaid internship during the second year, and all students who complete the program will be required to take the Ohio Board of Cosmetology State Licensing exam. Absences exceeding 9 days by the end of the first year will result in termination from the program. Absences exceeding 18 days by the end of the second year will result in disqualification from sitting for the State Licensing Exam.
 What skills will I learn? What types of equipment are used?
  • Facial treatments, make-up and skin care
  • Scalp treatments
  • Progressive hairstyling
  • Hair services; shampooing, sets and styles, shaping, coloing chemical relaxing and permanent waving
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Anatomy and physiology of the head, face and arm
  • The chemical properties of products
  • Professional beauty salon equipment and tools
  • Hair dryers, blow dryers
  • Student kits and mannequins
  • Curling irons: standard and Marcel
  • Flat irons
  • Manicure implements
  • Haircutting shears
Find CVCC:
(440) 526-5200
8001 Brecksville Rd
Brecksville, OH 44141
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