The Natural Hair Certificate focuses on giving you hands-on experience in an interactive learning environment. This certificate focuses on teaching natural hair care, braiding and twisting skills, sanitization and professionalism. The Alabama Board of Cosmetology requires completion of 210 hours and a passing grade to receive a Natural Hair Styling License. A student can complete the requirements for Natural hair in one semester.
A graduate of the Natural Hair Program can become employed as a Natural Hair Stylist, Platform Artist, or Spa Owner. After gaining experience in a shop/salon environment, graduates could build enough clientele to one day open their own business. Other opportunities include teaching in a vocational educational setting or advancing to a sales representative
The median annual earnings are $ 11.97 per hour or $ 24,900 per year.
Note: With experience and professionalism the earnings can substantially increase.