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Buckner Barber School

BASIC INFORMATION ON CLASS A BARBER PROGRAMS

Class "A" Barber Courses

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

The practice of barbering means performing or offering or attempting to perform for compensation any of the following services:

  1. Treating a person’s mustache or beard by arranging, beautifying, coloring, processing, shaving, styling, or trimming.
  2. Treating a person’s hair by arranging, beautifying, bleaching, cleansing, coloring, curling, dressing, dyeing, processing, shampooing, shaping, singeing, straightening, styling, tinting or waving. Providing a necessary service that is preparatory or ancillary to a service including bobbing, clipping, cutting, or trimming or cutting the persons hair as a separate and independent service for which a charge is directly or indirectly made separately from a charge for any other service.
  3. Cleansing, stimulating, or massaging a persons scalp, face, neck, arms, or shoulders: by hand, or by using a device or an appliance
  4. Advertising or representing to the public in any manner that a person is a barber or is authorized to practice barbering.

CLASS "A" BARBER COURSE 1500 HOUR CURRICULUM:

The curriculum for the Class A Barber certificate in a private or public post-secondary barber school consists of 1,500 hours, to be completed in a course of not less than nine months, as follows:

Private and Public Post-Secondary Barber School

(1)

180 hours

 

anatomy, physiology, and histology, consisting of the study of

(i)

(ii)

(iii)

(iv)

(v)

(vi)

(vii)

(viii)

(B)

35 hours

 

bacteriology, sterilization, and sanitation

(D)

10 hours

 

Salesmanship

(F)

5 hours

 

chemistry

(H)

5 hours

 

scalp, hair treatments and skin

(J)

4 hours

 

professional ethics

(L)

4 hours

 

cosmetic preparations

(N)

2 hours

 

cutting and processing curly and over-curly hair

(P)

2 hours

 

(Q)

2 hours

 

hygiene and good grooming

(S)

1 hour

 

honing and stropping

(U)

1 hour

 

facial treatments

(W)

1 hour

 

history of barbering

(2)

1320 hours

 

dressing the hair, consisting of:

(i)

(ii)

(iii)

(iv)

(v)

(B)

80 hours

 

Styling

(D)

40 hours

 

bleaching and dyeing of the hair

(F)

28 hours

 

Straightening

(H)

25 hours

 

professional ethics

(J)

22 hours

 

hair weaving and hairpieces

(L)

15 hours

 

Clipping

(N)

15 hours

 

Shaping

(P)

15 hours

 

Curling

(R)

11 hours

 

scientific fundamentals of barbering

(T)

10 hours

 

haircutting or the process of cutting, tapering, trimming, processing, and molding and scalp, hair treatments, and tonics

(V)

10 hours

 

Arranging

(X)

10 hours

 

Singeing

(Z)

8 hours

Course:  Class “A” Barber

Hours Required 1500   (12 months/50 Weeks)

Tuition:                        $10,100.00                

Tools and Supplies:        $600.00                        

Text Books                     $225.00

State Fees:                      $25.00

Registration Fee:           $150.00

Total Cost                    $11,100.00

A down payment of $1,100.00 is required at the time of registration. The balance of $10,000.00 to be paid in 10 equal monthly payments of $1,000.00

 

COSMETOLOGY OPERATOR to CLASS A BARBER 300 HOURS

The curriculum for the class A barber certificate while holding a cosmetology operator license consists of 300 hours, to be completed in a course of not less than 9 weeks, as follows:

Cosmetology Operator to Class A Barber Curriculum

(1)

Instruction in theory, consisting of

25 Hours

 

(A)

History of Barbering

1

 

(B)

Barber Laws and Rules Review

1

 

(C)

Implements, Honing, and Stropping

5

 

(D)

Shaving

5

 

(E)

Men’s Haircutting and tapering

5

 

(F)

Beard and Mustache Trimming and Design

1

 

(G)

Hair color Review

1

 

(H)

Permanent Waving and Relaxing Review

1

 

(I)

Manicuring and Nail Care Review

1

 

(J)

Facial Treatments and Skin Care Review

1

 

(K)

Anatomy and Physiology Review

1

 

(L)

Blow-dry Styling Review

1

 

(M)

Shampooing and Conditioning Review

1

(2)

Instruction in practical work, consisting of

275 Hours

 

(A)

Men’s Haircutting and tapering

165

 

(B)

Shaving, Mustache and Beard Trimming

85

 

(C)

Hair coloring

5

 

(D)

Permanent Waving and Relaxing

5

 

(E)

Facial Treatments

5

 

(F)

Shampooing and Conditioning and Blow-dry Styling

5

 

(G)

Manicuring

5

Course:  Cosmetology Operator to Class A Barber

Hours Required 300   (2.5 months/10 Weeks)

Tuition:                        $2300.00

Tools and Supplies:       $600.00

Text Books                     $225.00

State Fees:                       $25.00

Registration Fee:           $150.00

Total Cost                    $3300.00

The overall cost of attendance of the Cosmetology Operator to Class A Barber program is $3300.00. Buckner Barber School Inc. also offers a payment plan for students who wish to pay out of pocket for the program.

A down payment of $1100.00 is required at the time of registration. The balance of $2200.00 to be paid in 2 equal monthly payments of $1100.00

* * *       Please note that all monies owed the school including but not limited to charges for outstanding miscellaneous fees, services and time beyond contract must be paid in full. The student is also responsible for getting all documents including his money order for the examination and the postage.

BARBER KIT

ANDIS MASTER CLIPPERS.................................................. 1pc                                                                                                              

OUTLINERS CLIPPERS.......................................................... 1pc

BUTTERFLY STRAIGHT RAZOR..........................................1pc

DORCO DOUBLE EDGE BLADES.........................................10pcs

CUTTING CAPE........................................................................1pc

SHEARS 7 ½ ..............................................................................1pc

NECK DUSTER..........................................................................1pc

MANNEQUIN HEAD.................................................................1pc

SMOCK.......................................................................................1pc

GUARDS DOUBLE MAGNET..................................................1set

TOOL CASE.................................................................................1pc

BRUSHES.....................................................................................3pcs

COMBS & PICKS........................................................................10pcs

 

Milady’s Standard Prof. Barbering Book -------------------------  1 pc

ISBN-13: 978-1-4354-9715-3, ISBN-10: 1-4354-9715-5

Milady’s Standard Pro. Barbering Exam Review ---------------   1 pc

ISBN-13: 978-1-4354-9712-2, ISBN-10: 1-4354-9712-0

 

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS:

The Texas Department of Licensing & Regulations sets the following requirements for graduation:

Before a student can graduate from the Class “A” Barber program here at the Buckner Barber School, the student must:

1.     The student must have accumulated hours required to complete course of choice (1500 hours  or 300 clock hours)

2.     The student must have a cumulative  GPA of 75% or greater.

3.     All monies owed to BBS must be paid prior to graduation and release of hours to the state. 

 

Class “A” Barber Course STATE LICENSING REQUIREMENTS:

1.      Complete 1500  or 300 Clock Hour barber course in a licensed barber school

2.      Provide a valid  Texas identification (drivers license, state identification card; or a govt. issued passport)

3.      Pass both the written and practical examinations (must pass written portion before you can schedule to take the practical portion of the test)

4.      Pay a $55.00 fee for the written portion of the test and a $78.00 fee for the practical portion of the test. (all fees are payable to PSI who administer the test)

5.      Additionally pay a $55.00 licensing fee to Texas Department of Licensing & Regulations  after you pass both tests for your license to be issued.