Key Objectives of the Cosmetology Teacher Program
Health and Style Institute wants to help prepare you for a career you can love. If you enjoy working in cosmetology, already have your license, and are looking for the next step in your career, teacher training might be your answer. Gain the skills you need and prepare to take the State Board exam so that you can join the cosmetology training industry. Read on to learn more about what the program entails, the types of careers it can prepare you for, and more.
Prepare for the State Board Exam
In order to enroll in Health and Style Institute’s Teacher Training program, you must first have a GED or high school diploma and a cosmetology license. Once in the program, you will gain training that prepares you to pass the State Board exam to become a licensed Cosmetology Teacher. Overall, the program requires 800 clock hours, which include both theoretical and practical training.
Learn Teaching Methods
Our program helps you gain the teaching skills you need, and we take a variety of approaches to offer a well-rounded education. 150 hours of the program are dedicated to instruction. You can learn lesson planning, classroom management, how to evaluate students, and other skills you need to prepare for the State Board examination. Instructional methods include lectures, step-by-step methods, objective based learning, demonstrations, clinic/student salon activity management, and more. The remaining hours involve real-world teaching practice.
The majority of the program is dedicated to providing practical experience. For 650 hours, students teach while a licensed cosmetology teacher supervises. You’ll teach in a real classroom with real students. The supervising teacher then offers useful evaluation and feedback to help you grow into the best teacher you can be. This hands-on training is essential to preparing for your career and it supports you in gaining the knowledge and experience needed for licensure.
Enroll in Cosmetology Teacher Courses
Our teacher training classes could be the key you need to unlock your future. Once you are a licensed graduate, you will be qualified for careers such as Teacher, Lead Instructor, Director of Education, Specialty Product Educator, or Director of Education. If you’re ready to take your career to the next level and gain the skills you need to prepare for one of these career opportunities, learn more about Health and Style Institute’s Teacher Training program today.