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The Manicuring Program consists of two (2) competency-based courses, described below. Fully approved by the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology (CSBBC)* this program designed to prepare individuals for California's licensing examinations. 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 manicuring, pedicuring, and artificial nail enhancements are included.
Cost of Tuition: FREE
Estimated Cost of Materials: $600.00
Total Program Credits: 30
Total Program Hours: 400+

Manicuring 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
*Fully approved by the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology, (CSBBC,) pursuant to Section 7316 of the Barbering and Cosmetology Act.