Personal beauty service is recognized as a necessity by most people today, and performance of this service can be satisfactory rendered only by operators who possess the skills and knowledge of the trade and who are adept at social courtesies. A state license is required for the practice of beauty culture, and a formal examination must be passed before this license can be obtained. State registration is required for trainees who, by their registration, become apprentices for the required 1,500 clock hours of study of physiology, chemistry, math, and other technical information pertaining to the trade. The laboratory and classroom work is supplemented by training and practical experience in accepted practices relative to the hair, scalp, skin, and nails.
Prerequisites for this program include proof of completion of the 10th grade from a high school transcript or a copy of GED.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||14 Months|
Greene Technology Center
1121 Hal Henard Road
Greeneville, TN 37743
Provide beauty services, such as cutting, coloring, and styling hair, and massaging and treating scalp. May shampoo hair, apply makeup, dress wigs, remove hair, and provide nail and skincare services.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 12,660
Current job openings per year: 1,720