Cosmetology Instructor Training Certificate – CI21

(Add-on Certificate)

Program Description:

The Cosmetology Instructor trainee TCC provides a course of study for learning the skills needed to teach the theory and practice of skills in cosmetology as required by the Technical College System of Georgia. Course work includes requirements for becoming an instructor, introduction to teaching theory, methods and aids, practice teaching, and development of evaluation instruments. Graduates of the program may be employed as cosmetology instructors in public or private education institutions and business in Georgia and many other states.

Entrance date: Each semester

Program admission requirements:

Minimum Test Scores

ACCUPLACER – Sentence Skills70COMPASS – Writing62
Reading Comp.64Reading 81
Elem. Algebra57Algebra37

High School diploma or equivalent required for admission. Applicant must be at least 18 years old. Applicant must hold a current Cosmetologist license with professional experiences in the last three years. Committee interview to determine selection from applicants, one selected per year. Three letters of recommendation.

Documentation of negative Tuberculosis test or Chest X-ray is required.

Credits required for graduation: 24

Cosmetology Instructor Training Certificate Curriculum Essential Courses

Courses 24 credits

COSM 2000Instructional Theory and Documentation


COSM 2010Salon Management


COSM 2020Principles of Teaching


COSM 2030Lesson Plans


COSM 2040Classroom Management


COSM 2050Instruction and Evaluation


COSM 2060Practicum I


COSM 2070Practicum II