The Instructor Trainee course of study consists of 600 clock hours of technical instruction and practical operations in teaching the art of cosmetology; including instruction on creating lesson plans, presenting a lesson on a white board, and setting up demonstrations. The course is designed to prepare the student to obtain the knowledge and skills needed for an entry-level position as an instructor in the beauty field.
The curriculum for students enrolled in a cosmetology instructor course shall consist of 600 clock hours of technical instruction and practical operations. Technical instruction means instruction given by demonstration, lecture, classroom participation, or examination. Practical operation shall mean the actual performance of the instructor trainee of teaching techniques and principles.