Esthetician

Esthetician (600 Clock Hours)

This program prepares the student for the State Board Examination and for employment in the filed of Esthetician. This program is offered as a Clock-Hour program.

POTENTIAL OCCUPATION AFTER COMPLETION

Esthetician, Facial Specialist, Make-Up technician for T.V./Modeling, Agency, Make-Up Specialist, Chemical Peel Specialist, Hair Removal Specialist, Facialist for Doctors in the field of Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery.

INSTRUCTIONAL METHODS

This program is taught using a combination of following methods:
1. Classroom lectures on theory
2. Demonstrations by the instructor
3. Supervised practices during clinical sessions
4. Practices on clients

PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVE:

Acquire knowledge of laws and rules regulating California Cosmological establishing practices, acquire the
Knowledge of sanitation and sterilization as related to all phases of skin, acquire the knowledge of general theory relative to Esthetics including anatomy, physiology, chemistry, and theory and acquire business management techniques common to Esthetics.

SKILLS TO BE DEVELOPED:

Learn the proper use of implements relative to all Esthetician services, acquire the knowledge of analyzing the skin prior to all services to determine any disorders, will learn the procedures and terminology used in performing all Esthetician services, will learn the application of daytime and evening make-up to include the application of individual and false strip eyelashes and also learn the proper procedure of plain and electrical facials.

ATTITUDES AND APPRECIATIONS TO BE DEVELOPED:

Be able to appreciate good workmanship common to Esthetician, possess a positive attitude towards the public and fellow workers, appreciate honesty and integrity and have improved personality in dealing with patrons and colleagues.

GRADING PROCEDURE

Student’s academic performance is graded four times throughout the program, at the completion of: 300 and 600 clock hours. At each grading period, an average grade, in the scale of 0 to 100, will be calculated with the following weights:
1. Theory exam scores count 40% toward the grade
2. Practical Operations scores count 40% toward the grade
3. Professionalism count 20% toward the grade
For the second grading period and beyond, the average grade is cumulative, i.e., scores from previous grading periods will be included in the calculation.

REQUIREMENTS FOR SATISFACTORY ACADEMIC PROGRESS

At each grading period, a student must meet or exceed the minimum average grade as outlined below.

In addition, a student must successfully complete the minimum percentage of work at a scheduled evaluation times outlined below, allowing completion of the program within the established time frames not exceeding the 150% timeframe.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

When a student has completed the required theory hours and practical operations in Esthetician with a final grade of 70 or better he or she is awarded a diploma certifying his or her graduation. All tuition, fees and charges must be paid in full prior to the release of final papers. Students are assisted in completing the necessary documents to file for the state licensure Examination.

LICENSING REQUIREMENTS:

Applicant must be 17 years of age or older and have completed the 10th grade, A Esthetician license will be granted by the State of California only alter the student has successfully completed and graduated from the Esthetician course as described above and passed the licensing exam with an overall average of 75%.

SUBJECT OF TECHNICAL INSTRUCTION

Technical instruction means instruction given by demonstration, lecture, classroom participation, or examination. Practical operation shall mean actual performance by the student of a complete service on another person or mannequin.