The Cosmetology course prepares graduates for the Connecticut State Board Examination to become a licensed hairdresser and cosmetologist. The course provides the general skills of hairdressing and their practical salon applications for entry-level positions in the field of cosmetology. This course requires 1500 hours of study to complete and includes such subjects as shampooing, scalp treatments, hair cutting, highlighting and foiling techniques, permanent waving, manicuring, hair relaxing, hair styling, coloring, facials, makeup and more. Actual practice in manipulative skills is stressed. Men’s hair cutting and styling are also covered in the curriculum.

Torrington Beauty Academy Hairdressing & Cosmetology Course, Schedule of Hours:

Full Time: 30.5 hours per week
Tue. 8:30-3:30
Thu. 8:30-7:30
Fri. 8:30-3:30
Sat. 8:00-1:30

3/4 Time: 22 hours per week
Tue. 8:30-2:00
Thu. 8:30-2:00*
Fri. 8:30-2:00
Sat. 8:00-1:30

1/2 Time: 19 hours per week
Tue. 8:30-1:00
Thu. 8:30-1:00*
Fri. 8:30-1:00
Sat. 8:00-1:30

*Optional to stay till 7:30 pm
Theory Day is Tuesday
Please Call the school for Tuition and Financing options.