Prerequisite-11th grade entry; Associated Licensing Available-Maryland State Board of Barber Examiners.
This program is regulated by the Maryland State Board of Barber Examiners.
This course teaches basic hair cutting techniques for men and women, fundamentals and techniques of shaving, beard and mustache trimming, skin care, massage, and various chemical services. Emphasis is placed on hygiene, safety, sanitation and state board rules and regulations. Related areas of instruction include math and measurement and, consumer relations and employability skills.
Career opportunities in this field include being self-employed or working in a barber shop. Barbers often find jobs in nursing homes, retirement communities, or with government agencies.
Instructor: David Gross