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Spring 2023

  • January 11, 2023
  • March 13, 2023
  • May 30, 2023

Kit & Supplies Pick-Up Event

Kit pick-up is always held the first day of the session.

Students are required to pick up kits and supplies in Room 108 at the time assigned to their level. 

Please Note: No additional pick-up dates will be scheduled. Failure to retrieve your kit could result in non-participation for the term.

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1,000-Hour Program FAQs

For more information on SB 803 and the new 1,000-Hour program requirements, please click on the button below.

Transfer request form for 1,000-hour program

If you are certain you would like to transfer, please click on the button below to complete the transfer request form. 

Cosmetologist 1,000-Hour Certificate Program

cosmetologist 1000 hour

about our cosmetology program

Simi Institute's NEW Cosmetologist 1,000-Hour Certificate Program teaches the fundamentals of hair care, skin care, and nail care. Students will complete a series of courses in hairstyling, hair cutting, hair coloring, permanent waving, make-up, facials, manicuring, and pedicuring. Students will also learn basic business and salon management skills. Advanced students will perform a variety of hair, skin, and nail services in our full-service on-site salon. All of our students are provided with a course schedule that allows them to efficiently complete all operations and hour requirements set forth by the California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology. Advanced students will perform a variety of hair, skin, and nail services in our full-service, on-site salon. 

To complete the Cosmetology Certificate program, new students must complete 3 course levels, a minimum of 1000 hours and all required practical operations.*

*Subject to change per California Board of Barbering and Cosmetology Training Requirements

Prerequisite: Related Science (Health & Safety)

Course Fee: $1,850 per level

sPRING 2023 - daytime

LEVEL 1

Beginning December 2022, the $55 fee for the Related Science Health & Safety prerequisite will be included in Level 1 core class tuition. The new fee structure for Level 1 core class will be as follows: 

Cosmetologist - Level 1: $1,905

Related Science Health & Safety is still a REQUIRED week-long, self-paced online course that must be successfully completed prior to beginning any core class (Barber, Cosmetologist, Esthetician, Manicurist). We now offer an optional in-person tutorial session on the first day of class that covers the basics of navigating Google Classroom. 

CLASS IS FULL

RELATED SCIENCE HEALTH & SAFETY (ONLINE, SELF-PACED CLASS)

Dates: December 12 - 16, 2022

Days: Monday - Friday

Time: Self-paced

Optional In-Person Tutorial Session: December 12, 2022 | 8:30 am - 10:00 am | Room 209

 

COSMETOLOGIST CORE CLASS - LEVEL 1

Dates: January 11 - March 10, 2023

Days: Monday - Friday

Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Room: 407 / 408

PLEASE NOTE: Final deadline for payment is December 7, 2022 at 4:30 pm. No exceptions will be made.

 

LEVEL 2

Dates: January 11 - March 10, 2023

Days: Monday - Friday

Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Room: Salon

PLEASE NOTE: Final deadline for payment is January 5, 2023 at 4:30 pm. No exceptions will be made.

 

LEVEL 3

Dates: January 11 - March 10, 2023

Days: Monday - Friday

Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Room: Salon

PLEASE NOTE: Final deadline for payment is January 5, 2023 at 4:30 pm. No exceptions will be made.

sPRING 2023 - evening / saturday

LEVEL 1

Beginning December 2022, the $55 fee for the Related Science Health & Safety prerequisite will be included in Level 1 core class tuition. The new fee structure for Level 1 core class will be as follows: 

Cosmetologist - Level 1: $1,905

Related Science Health & Safety is still a REQUIRED week-long, self-paced online course that must be successfully completed prior to beginning any core class (Barber, Cosmetologist, Esthetician, Manicurist). We now offer an optional in-person tutorial session on the first day of class that covers the basics of navigating Google Classroom. 

RELATED SCIENCE HEALTH & SAFETY (ONLINE, SELF-PACED CLASS)

Dates: December 12 - 16, 2022

Days: Monday - Friday

Time: Self-paced

Optional In-Person Tutorial Session: December 12, 2022 | 8:30 am - 10:00 am | Room 209

 

COSMETOLOGIST CORE CLASS - LEVEL 1

Dates: January 11 - March 11, 2023

Days: Monday - Thursday, Saturday

Time: M-Th: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm; Sat: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Room: 407 / 408

PLEASE NOTE: Final deadline for payment is December 7, 2022 at 4:30 pm. No exceptions will be made.

 

LEVEL 2

Dates: January 11 - March 11, 2023

Days: Monday - Thursday, Saturday

Time: M-Th: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm; Sat: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Room: Salon

PLEASE NOTE: Final deadline for payment is January 5, 2023 at 4:30 pm. No exceptions will be made.

 

LEVEL 3

Dates: January 11 - March 11, 2023

Days: Monday - Thursday, Saturday

Time: M-Th: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm; Sat: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Room: Salon

PLEASE NOTE: Final deadline for payment is January 5, 2023 at 4:30 pm. No exceptions will be made.