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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 1137N
Effective Term: 2021 Fall 1   

Award: CCT
Total Clock Hours: 350
CIP Code: 12.0413
Initiating College: Gateway Community College
SOC Code: Upon completion of this program, students may pursue a career as:
25-1194.00 Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary

Description: Students will prepare to provide instruction for Nail Technician program students. Additionally, students will learn how to write and deliver a successful lesson plan, and will graduate from the program with the skills necessary for establishing and maintaining an effective classroom. Topics also include knowledge of laws pertaining to the Arizona State Board of Cosmetology, safety and sanitation, and state board regulations. Upon completing the Nail Technician Instructor program, students will be prepared to take the Arizona State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology`s Instructor Licensing Exam.

Required Courses
+ COS250 Instructor In Training Orientation 80
+ COS251 Instructor In Training I 135
+ COS252 Instructor In Training II 135
Clock Hours: 350

Program Competencies
1. Identify the basic needs and demands on an effective classroom instructor. (COS250, COS251, COS252)
2. Demonstrate learned concepts through effective lesson plan creation. (COS250, COS251)
3. Describe learned concepts in theory, to successfully pass the Arizona State Board of Cosmetology`s Instructor Licensing Exam with 80% or better. (COS250, COS251, COS252)
4. Demonstrate teaching methods and classroom management in a live teaching setting, under the direction of a licensed cosmetology instructor. (COS251, COS252)
5. Implement various learning assessment methods in a live classroom and salon setting. (COS252)
6. Complete final theory and practical demonstration rubric, including lesson plan construction and written examination with an 80%, to be eligible for Arizona Board of Cosmetology certification and licensure. (COS252)
+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
++ indicates that any suffixed course may be selected.
Clock Curriculum Committee Approval Date: 4-14-2021

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.