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: 180 hours

DEVELOPER NOTE!!!!! NEED CORRECT FORMAT OF CLASS A TABLE

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

OSMETOLOGY 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

History of Barbering1
Barber Laws and Rules Review1
Implements, Honing, and Stropping5
Shaving5
Men’s Haircutting and tapering5
Beard and Mustache Trimming and Design1
Hair color Review1
Permanent Waving and Relaxing Review1
Manicuring and Nail Care Review1
Facial Treatments and Skin Care Review1
Anatomy and Physiology Review1
Blow-dry Styling Review1
Shampooing and Conditioning Review1

(2) Instruction in practical work, consisting of: (275 hours)

Men’s Haircutting and tapering165
Shaving, Mustache and Beard Trimming85
Hair coloring5
Permanent Waving and Relaxing5
Facial Treatments5
Shampooing and Conditioning and Blow-dry Styling5
Manicuring5

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.