Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: The Shampoo Technician Technical Certificate of Credit introduces courses that prepare students for careers in the field of Cosmetology as Shampoo Technicians. Learning opportunities develop academic and professional knowledge required for job acquisition, retention and advancement. The program emphasizes specialized training for safety, sanitation, state laws, rules and regulations, chemistry, anatomy and physiology, Structure of the hair, diseases and disorders of the hair and scalp, hair and scalp analysis, basic hair and scalp treatments, basic shampooing techniques, reception sales, management, employability skills, and work ethics. Graduates receive a Shampoo Technician Technical Certificate of Credit and are employable in the field of Cosmetology as shampoo technicians, salesperson, or salon managers.

Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will drape for a basic shampoo.

Program Offered at the Following Sites: Moultrie-Veterans Parkway, Moultrie-Industrial, Thomasville, Tifton, Select High Schools

Length of Program: One (1) Semester

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester in which COSM1000 is taught.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicants much be 16 years or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Shampoo Technician, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 11 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a diploma program.


Credit Hours

1. Occupational Courses (11 hours)
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development 2
COSM 1000 Introduction to Cosmetology Theory 4
COSM 1020 Hair Care Treatment 2
COSM 1120 Salon Management 3