Roberts' School of Cosmetology
(A School of Excellence)
MANICURIST (NAIL TECH) CURRICULUM
The curriculum for students enrolled in a manicurist course consists of 525 hours (5 months). Students shall be permitted to render clinical services after completing the first 140 hours.
THEORY- 140 Hours
Personal hygiene, professional ethics and customer relations
Sanitation and sterilization, public health and safety, infection control and bacteriology
AIDS, HIV, and other communicable diseases
EPA, OSHA, other government standards; bloodspill procedure
Physiology and anatomy, including that of the hands, arms, feet and legs
The art of massage and massage techniques, introduction to reflexology
Nail composition and structure, nail disorders and nail diseases
Chemistry, including product knowledge, composition, usage, safety and hazardous materials;
Methods and procedures and implements, including their usage and safety;
Salon development and business operations
Marketing, advertising and retailing
Career/business planning, including preparation for interviews, resume writing, and goal setting.
Georgia State Board of Cosmetology laws, rules and regulations, copies of which shall be provided to students
*RSC reserves the right to adjust all fees during the year should conditions warrant.