MANICURIST

In the Industry, a Manicurist is a person who enjoys being creative and helping people.  These are people on the cutting edge of trends and styles in nail art designs. This program will encompass theoretical knowledge as well as where the student will perform all aspects of manicures and pedicures, nail art and design as well as nail enhancements (wraps, acrylic, gel).

Jama's Beauty & Barber College California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology approved curriculum for Manicurist is 400 hours and includes the study of the basic principles of Nail Technology. The nail tech student will learn to shape, file, color and paint nails.  This program will encompass theoretical knowledge where the student will perform all aspects of manicures pedicures, nail art and design as well as nail enhancements (wraps, acrylic, gel). The student will also be taught hand, calf and foot massages as an added value service for clientele. Upon successful completion of this course, students are able to demonstrate professional conduct, recognize nail disorders and diseases, and identify and perform procedures for sanitation and nail care services.

 

Students learn the following subjects in both theory and practical categories:

 

  • Laws and Regulations

  • Disinfection & Sanitation

  • Bacteriology, Anatomy & Physiology

  • Health & Safety Considerations

  • Water & Oil Manicures

  • Pedicures

  • Spa Pedicures

  • Acrylic Nails

  • Gel Nails

  • Nail Tips & Enhancements

  • Nail Art & Design

  • Nail Wraps & Repairs

  • Nail Technology Professionalism

Disinfection & Sanitation

 

The subject of Disinfection and Sanitation shall include, but is not limited to, the following techniques and procedures: Procedures to protect the health and safety of the consumer as well as the technician.  The ten required minimum operations shall entail performing all necessary functions for disinfecting instruments and equipment as specified in Sections 979 and 980. Disinfection shall be emphasized throughout the entire training period and must be performed before use of all instruments and equipment, with special attention given to pedicure foot spa and basin disinfection procedures detailed in Sections 980.1, 980.2 and 980.3.

 

Bacteriology, Anatomy & Physiology

Health & Safety Considerations

 

The subject of Health and Safety shall include, but is not limited to, the following techniques and procedures: Chemistry pertaining to the practices of a manicurist including the chemical composition and purpose of nail care preparations. Health and Safety/Hazardous Substances, including training in chemicals and health in establishments, material safety data sheets, protection from hazardous chemicals and preventing chemical injuries, health and safety laws and agencies, ergonomics, and communicable diseases, including HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis B.

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Students will learn about communication skills that include professional ethics, salesmanship, decorum record-keeping, client service, record cards, basic tax responsibilities related to independent contractors, booth renters, employees and employers, marketing and client retention.

Manicures and Pedicures

 

Students will learn the following techniques and procedures: Water and oil manicures including hand and arm massage, complete pedicure including foot and ankle massage, treatments, sugar scrub treatments. 

 

Artificial Nails and Wraps

 

Students will learn how to apply artificial nails including acrylic, liquid and powder brush, artificial nail tips, nail wraps and repairs.

Disinfection and Sanitation

 

The subject of Disinfection and Sanitation shall include, but is not limited to, the following techniques and procedures: Procedures to protect the health and safety of the consumer as well as the technician.  The ten required minimum operations shall entail performing all necessary functions for disinfecting instruments and equipment as specified in Sections 979 and 980.

 

Disinfection shall be emphasized throughout the entire training period and must be performed before and after use of all instruments and equipment, with special attention given to pedicure foot spa and basin disinfection procedures detailed in Sections 980.1, 980.2 and 980.3.

State Board Preparation

Students will learn the procedures that will be done at State Board, ensuring they will be well prepared and confident in passing both written and practical State Board examinations.

 

Additional Training: Business and Professionalism

 

Students will learn communication skills that includes professional ethics, salesmanship, decorum record-keeping, client service records and basic tax responsibilities related to independent contractors. Instruction is given in regards to booth rentals, information on employees and employer's duties and rights as well as strategies to enable client retention.


 

Graduation & Program Completion Date

 

Based upon the amount of hours completed per week and per schedule, completion dates can range from 3.5 to 9 months.

 

Currently Not Enrolling for this Course

 

 

Day Classes  

   

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday

 

9:00am - 2:30pm

 

 

Evening Classes

 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday

 

6:00pm - 10:00pm

                      

 

Affordable Payment Plans are available.

For more information call 818.888.2452

or email: jamabeautycollege@gmail.com