Beauty Salon Assistant (8546/36 weeks)
|Suggested Grade Levels:||10–11|
The Beauty Salon Assistant course prepares students for work as an assistant in a salon. Students study and prepare in a clinical lab setting, learning practical and manipulative skills. The program emphasizes safety and sanitation, shampooing and conditioning, retailing, inventory control, and receptionist work. This is an introduction to human services careers in salon environments. After completion, students may decide to enroll in a cosmetology or barbering program to pursue licensure.
Note: Beauty Salon Assistant may be offered as a complement to an existing concentration sequence in any Career Cluster. In some instances, where noted, it may be combined with specific courses to create concentration sequences.
Career Clusters and Pathways
For federal reporting (choose one)
- Human Services
- Personal Care Services
A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.
Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.