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West Valley Occupational Center Division of Adult and Career Education | Los Angeles Unified School District

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08/12/2022 – 01/20/2023  (in progress)
01/24/2022 – 06/09/2023


The Esthetician Program is a continuum of three (3) competency-based courses. Fully approved by the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology (CSBBC), this program is designed to prepare individuals for California's licensing examinations.1 Students will receive hands-on instruction and practical experience. Program topics include: State regulations, basic business skills, health and safety, hazardous substances, chemistry, electricity, bacteriology, principles of infection control and sanitation, and anatomy and physiology. Techniques in manual facials, electrical facials and chemicals are included.
Cost of Tuition: FREE
Estimated Cost of Materials: $1,200
Total Program Credits: 45
Total Program Hours: 600+

Cosmetology Program Prerequisites:

Other Required Documents:
  • 1 Social Security Card (no copies) 
    • Must be signed
  • 1 Government-issued Photo ID (no copies):
    • State ID (OR)
    • Drivers License (OR)
    • Passport
1 Pursuant to Section 7316 of the Barbering and Cosmetology Act