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Barbering CCP

Barbering Overview (5395)

Type of Award

CCP - Career Certificate Program

Program Website

www.palmbeachstate.edu/career-pathways/pathway-industry/default.aspx

Program Description

The program includes theory and barber experience in hair styling, hair cutting, hair coloring, permanent waving and hair relaxing, salon management, shaving and skin care services. In addition, coursework covers barbering law, ethics and other technical information related to the field.

Instruction is designed to prepare the student to successfully pass the Florida Barbering License exam. Upon passing the examination, the student will become a licensed barber.

The 1200-hour program consists of ten required courses. The curriculum builds upon knowledge and skill sets from each previous course. Thus, a student cannot take two courses simultaneously. Each course must be completed and passed before enrolling in the next required course.

Program Learning Outcomes

For detailed information, visit www.palmbeachstate.edu/learningoutcomes/Program-Learning-Outcomes.

Admission Requirements

  • No high school diploma or GED is required. (To be eligible to receive federal student aid, you must: Have a high school diploma or a General Education Development (GED) certificate, or have complete homeschooling)
  • All applicants are encouraged to complete the federal FAFSA application for financial aid.

Completion Requirements

Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.

Students must pass the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) with the following minimum scores: Reading: 9; English: 9; Mathematics: 9; or qualify for TABE exemption.

All financial responsibilities must be satisfied.

Program Length

900 Clock hours; 32 weeks

Location

The program is offered at the Belle Glade campus.

For More Information

Contact Deborah Goldman, Department Chair, goldmand@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 993-1420.

Employment Opportunities

After completing this program and obtaining a license, students may seek employment as a barber in barber shops, beauty salons, spas, department stores, resorts, cruise ships, nursing homes and other residential care facilities.

Career Path Notes

Students may choose to take continuing education courses in the barbering field.

Career Center

www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career

For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit: Occupational Outlook Handbook: www.bls.gov/ooh

O-Net Online: www.onetonline.org

Required courses:

Required Courses (Clock Hours: 900)

COS0150Introduction to Barbering (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0151Hair Shaping 1 for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0152Hair Shaping 2 for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0153Chemicals for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0154Hair Color for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0155Salon Management for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0156Shaving and Skin Care for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0415Advanced Hair Design for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0157Salon Practice 1 for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0158Salon Practice 2 for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

Total Credit Hours: 900

Course Sequence

Term One - Fall (Year One) (Clock Hours: 360)

COS0150Introduction to Barbering (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0151Hair Shaping 1 for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0152Hair Shaping 2 for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0153Chemicals for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

 

Term Two - Spring (Year One) (Clock Hours: 360)

COS0154Hair Color for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0155Salon Management for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0156Shaving and Skin Care for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0415Advanced Hair Design for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

 

Term Three - Summer (Year One) (Clock Hours: 180)

COS0157Salon Practice 1 for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

COS0158Salon Practice 2 for Barbers (CCP)

90 Clock Hours

 

Total Credit Hours: 900