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Cosmetology I

Valees# 19101A001

Off Campus Class (Various Locations)

Credits: 3

Grades: 11,12

 

Cosmetology II

Valees# 19101A002

Off Campus Class (Various Locations)

Credits: 3

Grades: 12

Instructor Info

Dr. Burchell

(630)365-5113, Ext. 71703

rick.burchell@kaneland.org

Cosmetology

 

Program Description

Cosmetology is defined as the art and science of beauty care involving the care of skin, scalp, and nails. The 1500 hour cosmetology program is divided into five basic areas for state regulation. Each unit of study relates to one of the five basic areas. The five basic units include: hairdressing, hair treatment, sanitation, facials, and related electives. After completion of the program, the student will be able to demonstrate job entry skills in required subjects, take, and pass a final school examination in both theoretical and practical skills to enable them to qualify to take the examination to obtain an Illinois Culture License. Cosmetology training is made available at four different locations contracted by the Fox Valley Career Center to deliver instruction. Fee: varies based on location.

 

This program is for you if you:

  • Are creative

  • Like working with your hands

  • Like keeping up with the latest trends in hair styles, nails, and skin care

  • Are social and enthusiastic

 

Cosmetology I

Grades: 11, 12

Off Campus Class (Various Locations)

Prerequisite: None

3 Credits

VALEES #: 19101A001

Cosmetology I is divided into several units of study that include hair shaping, hair styling, draping, shampooing, blow dry styling, manicuring, facials, waving and sanitation. Chemistry and professional ethics will be taught in conjunction with the above units. Laboratory work and classroom instruction help students learn the theory required for licensing. Students must complete 750 hours to continue in the program. Students are required to furnish their own transportation to the training schools, buy uniforms, shoes, cosmetology kit, and pay the required registration and lab fees.

 

Cosmetology II

Grade: 12

Off Campus Class (Various Locations)

Prerequisite: Cosmetology I and teacher recommendation.

3 Credits

VALEES #: 19101A002

Students will continue work to obtain the required 1500 hours and meet the state requirements for licensing testing. After completing the second year of cosmetology curriculum and the 1500 required lab hours, students may take the Cosmetology Licensing Exam and become a licensed cosmetologist. Students are required to furnish their own transportation to the training schools, replenish any supplies needed, buy uniforms, shoes, and pay the required lab fees.

 

IF YOU HAVE COMPLETED:

 

FVCC COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM

You could qualify for a position such as:

Cosmetologist

Hair Dresser

Manicurist

Barber

Nail Technician

Color Technician

 

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE

You could qualify for a position such as:

Cosmetologist

Cosmetology Instructor

Electrologist

Salon Manager

Nail Technician

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