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Barber Crossover to Cosmetology Program
The International School of Beauty Barber Crossover to Cosmetology Program prepares students for a career as a:
Barber, Barber Stylist, Personal Assistant, Consultant on Beauty and Personal Appearance, Cosmetic and other Beauty Supply Sales, Barber Shop Manager or Owner/Supervisor, Director or School Owner, Hair Stylist, Hair Colorist, Manicurist, Make-up Artist, Consultant on Beauty and Personal Appearance, Beauty and Cosmetic Sales, Beauty Salon Manager, Beauty Salon Owner, Cosmetology Teacher, Supervisor, Director or School Owner.
CURRICULUM FOR BARBER CROSSOVER TO COSMETOLOGY (300 HOURS)
Because the Crossover Course Curriculums California Code of Regulations sections 950.8 and 950.9 were repealed on July 1, 2015, the Crossover Course Curriculums no longer require Board approval. The school will be responsible for making sure the students are getting the required hours and operations to qualify for an examination. Please note, the school can always require over and above the Board’s minimum requirements.
To qualify for the Cosmetology examination, a Barber, or an individual that has completed the Barbering Course, will need to complete 200 clock hours practical operations and 100 clock hours of technical instructions to include orientation.
200 CLOCK HOURS
MANUAL, ELECTRICAL and CHEMICAL FACIALS
The subject of manual, electrical and chemical facials shall include, but is not limited to the following techniques and procedures:
- Manual Facials including cleansing, scientific manipulations, packs and masks.
- Electrical Facials to include the use of electrical modalities, dermal lights and electrical apparatus, for facials and skin care purposes, however, machines capable of producing an electrical current shall not be used to stimulate so as to contract, or for the purpose of contracting, the muscles of the body or fat.
- Chemical Facials include chemical skin peels, packs, masks, and scrubs. Training shall emphasize that only the non-living, uppermost layers of the facial skin, known as the epidermis, may be removed, and only for the purpose of beautification.
All practical operations must be performed in accordance with Section 992 regarding skin peeling.
MINIMUM REQUIRED (HOURS) OF TECHNICAL INSTRUCTION TO INCLUDE ORIENTATION: 25
MAXIMUM REQUIRED NUMBER OF ACTUAL PRACTICAL OPERATIONS: 40
PLEASE NOTE: This school does not feel that meeting “minimum” requirements necessarily makes the student proficient, therefore, this school suggests that the student should strive to complete: 30 Manual Facials, 15 Electrical Facials and 15 Chemical Facials (60 total).
EYEBROW BEAUTIFICATION and MAKEUP
The subject of Eyebrow Beautification shall include, but is not limited to, the following:
- Eyebrow Arching and Hair Removal; including the use of wax, tweezers, electric or manual, and depilatories for the removal of superfluous hair.
The subject of Makeup shall include, but is not limited to, the following:
- Skin analysis
- Complete and corrective makeup
- Lash and brow tinting
- Application of false eyelashes
MINIMUM REQUIRED (HOURS) OF TECHNICAL INSTRUCTION: 25
MAXIMUM REQUIRED NUMBER OF ACTUAL PRACTICAL OPERATIONS: 30
PLEASE NOTE: This school does not feel that meeting “minimum” requirements necessarily makes the student proficient, therefore, this school suggests that the student should strive to complete a 15 Eyebrow Beautifications and 30 Makeup applications (45 total).
100 CLOCK HOURS
TECHNICAL INSTRUCTION AND PRACTICAL TRAINING IN MANICURING AND PEDICURING
The subject of Manicuring and Pedicuring shall include orientation but are not limited to the following:
- Water and oil manicuring; including nail analysis,
- Hand/foot and arm/ankle massage
MINIMUM REQUIRED (HOURS) OF TECHNICAL INSTRUCTION: 10
MINIMUM REQUIRED NUMBER OF ACTUAL PRACTICAL OPERATIONS: 25
PLEASE NOTE:This school does not feel that meeting “minimum” requirements necessarily makes the student proficient, therefore, this school suggests that the student should strive to complete 20 manicures and 15 pedicures.
ARTIFICIAL NAILS AND WRAPS
- Artificial nails including acrylic; liquid and powder brush-on
- Artificial nail tips
- Artificial nail wraps and repairs.
MINIMUM REQUIRED (HOURS) OF TECHNICAL INSTRUCTION: 25
MEDIUM REQUIRED NUMBER OF ACTUAL PRACTICAL OPERATIONS: 120 nails
PLEASE NOTE: This school does not feel that meeting “minimum” requirements necessarily makes the student proficient, therefore, this school suggests that the student should strive to complete ae many additional individual practice nails as possible. The more done the more proficient.
- To successfully master training requirements needed to give instruction by demonstration lecture, classroom participation or examination.
- To develop professional skills and attitude in the interest of the students learning environment.
- To graduate from this institution possessing those skills to help secure at minimum entry level employment.
- To successfully enforce the knowledge of the laws and rules regulating California.
- To successfully enforce the knowledge of sanitation and sterilization as related to all phases for the course of study.
- To successfully deliver knowledge of the general theory as relative to the course curriculum.
- To successfully teach business management techniques, which are common in the industry.
- To successfully teach the necessary skills to perform practical procedures relative to the course curriculum.
THE SUCCESSFUL GRADUATE WILL HAVE DEVELOPED THE FOLLOWING SKILLS:
- Teach the proper use of implements relative to services offered in the program curriculum.
- Teach the knowledge of performing a client consultation before all services to recognize any contraindications.
- Teach the procedures and the terminology used in performing all services.
ATTITUDES AND GOALS:
- To be able to teach good workmanship skills.
- To possess a positive attitude toward the students, public and fellow workers.
- To instill honesty, integrity and ethics in oneself and others.
- To have an improved personality while dealing with students, patrons, and colleagues.
REQUIREMENTS FOR SATISFACTORY COMPLETION OF THE BARBER CROSSOVER TO COSMETOLOGY COURSE:
The student shall have completed “Theory and Operations” as required by the California Code of Regulations sections 950.8 and 950.9 with an average grade of “C” (70%) or better.
GRADUATION/COMPLETION REQUIREMENTS OF THE COURSE:
- Will have completed all required classroom and practical/laboratory education and training; with a grade-point average of no less than 70%”C”.
- Will have completed an SAP evaluation.
- Will have had an exit interview with administration.
- Unless a written arrangement has been made with the students, the student will have paid all tuition due to the school prior to graduation.
- All students shall receive a diploma/certificate of completion for the chosen program upon graduation from the school.
The applicant must be 17 years of age or older and have completed the 10th grade. A license will be granted by the State of California only after the student has successfully completed and graduated from the course as described above and passed the licensing exam with an overall average of 75%.
Books: Pivot Point Salon Fundamentals-Cosmetology, Barbering, Esthetics and Manicuring Textbook and Study Guide
- Students will be tested and receive a letter grade after the completion of each theory course.
- In most instances, tests will be graded during class, immediately after the completion of the test, and after recording the results on student’s individual grade sheet, the test will be returned to student.
- Students will be tested on their Basic Practical Operations at the end of the freshman class hours and upon evaluation by the Freshman Class Instructor and will be approved to graduate to work on the clinic floor.
- Cosmetology students will be assessed at 450, 900, 1250 and 1600 hours.
- Barbering students will be assessed at 450, 900, 1200 and 1500 hours.
- Esthetician-Skin Care Specialist will be assessed at 450 and 900 hours.
- Esthetics, Instructor Training, Massage Therapy, Manicuring/Nail Care, Barber Crossover to Cosmetology and Cosmetology Crossover to Barber students will be assessed at 50% and 100% of their class attendance (depending upon class clock hours) and receive a grade as outlined in the S.A.P.
- Students will receive a copy of their progress report upon the completion of each evaluation period.
- Overall grades are determined on the basis of the student’s attitude and his/her ability to perform elements of the course curriculum. Approximately 25 percent of the grade will be based upon written tests, 50 percent, upon attendance and the remaining 25 percent is based upon practical performance skills.
Letter Grades are determined as follows:
|90% to 100%||“A” Excellent|
|80% to 89%||“B” Good|
|70% to 79%||“C” Average|
|60% to 69%||“D” Needs to Retake Test|
Students need to retake all tests with score below 70%
Students must maintain a “C” average for successful progression and graduation. Students who meet the minimum for attendance and academic progress shall be considered to be making SATISFACTORY PROGRESS until the next scheduled evaluation. Students who do not meet such requirements shall be deemed to be either (1) Under Warning (2) Not Making Satisfaction Progress/On Probation.
BARBER CROSSOVER TO COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM DURATION:
BARBER CROSSOVER TO COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS:
Possesses a verifiable High School Diploma, or equivalent GED diploma (General Education Diploma). A foreign diploma must be translated by an outside agency that is qualified to translate documents into English and confirm the academic equivalence to a U.S. High School Diploma. Note: As of July 1, 2012 Ability-to-Benefit or 225 Remedial Course will no longer be accepted for admission consideration.
BARBER CROSSOVER TO COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM PAYMENT AND FINANCING OPTIONS:
We offer the following payment plans for our programs: (There is no Federal Financial Aid available for this 400 hour course)
Other personal student loans or scholarships that offer this type of assistance
All Fees are subject to change without notice. International School of Beauty reserves the right to change the tuition and fees and make any changes, when deemed necessary, without prior notice. Such changes will not affect enrolled or attending students.