Cosmetology : Emily Griffith Technical College

Cosmetology

Our Cosmetology program will give you hands-on experience with haircutting, hairstyling, coloring, chemical relaxers, facial treatments, nail services, make-up techniques and more. Our full or part-time program allows you to take classes to better fit your schedule.

Plus, you’ll get the chance to practice and gain real-world experience working with clients on-site at Emily’s Salon & Barbershop. You’ll learn directly from industry experts and guest lecturers.

What Can I Do with an Emily Griffith Cosmetology Certificate?

Graduates from Emily Griffith’s Cosmetology program use their certificate to work in jobs such as the following:

  • Salon Stylist
  • Salon Owner
  • Traveling Stylist
  • Theater/Fashion Stylist
  • Makeup Artist
  • Brand Ambassador
  • Platform Artist

Thinking about applying? Get the program checklist or flyer.

Service Industries
$11,486
Approximate cost. Additional material and book fees may apply
11 Months
Full Time
Program length
8/22/2022
Next Start Date
10/4/22, 11/7/22, 2/14/23, 3/6/23, 5/10/23
Available Start Dates
20 Months
Part Time
Program length
8/22/2022
Next Start Date
10/4/22, 11/7/22, 2/14/23, 3/6/23, 5/10/23
Available Start Dates
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Course Information

Required Courses

COS 1003 Introduction to Hair and Scalp

Introduces various types of scalp treatments, shampoos, and conditioners. This course covers hair and scalp disorders, product knowledge, and proper massage techniques. This course provides training in a lab or classroom setting.

Start Date: 02/14/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1003 Introduction to Hair and Scalp

Introduces various types of scalp treatments, shampoos, and conditioners. This course covers hair and scalp disorders, product knowledge, and proper massage techniques. This course provides training in a lab or classroom setting.

Start Date: 03/06/2023
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
COS 1003 Introduction to Hair and Scalp

Introduces various types of scalp treatments, shampoos, and conditioners. This course covers hair and scalp disorders, product knowledge, and proper massage techniques. This course provides training in a lab or classroom setting.

Start Date: 05/10/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1003 Introduction to Hair and Scalp

Introduces various types of scalp treatments, shampoos, and conditioners. This course covers hair and scalp disorders, product knowledge, and proper massage techniques. This course provides training in a lab or classroom setting.

Start Date: 08/22/2022
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1003 Introduction to Hair and Scalp

Introduces various types of scalp treatments, shampoos, and conditioners. This course covers hair and scalp disorders, product knowledge, and proper massage techniques. This course provides training in a lab or classroom setting.

Start Date: 10/04/2022
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
COS 1003 Introduction to Hair and Scalp

Introduces various types of scalp treatments, shampoos, and conditioners. This course covers hair and scalp disorders, product knowledge, and proper massage techniques. This course provides training in a lab or classroom setting.

Start Date: 11/07/2022
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1010 Introduction to Haircoloring

Introduces theory pertaining to the law of color, theory of color, chemistry of color, product knowledge, and analysis of hair and scalp. This course covers basic application techniques and procedures for the application of haircolor.

Start Date: 03/15/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1010 Introduction to Haircoloring

Introduces theory pertaining to the law of color, theory of color, chemistry of color, product knowledge, and analysis of hair and scalp. This course covers basic application techniques and procedures for the application of haircolor.

Start Date: 04/24/2023
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
COS 1010 Introduction to Haircoloring

Introduces theory pertaining to the law of color, theory of color, chemistry of color, product knowledge, and analysis of hair and scalp. This course covers basic application techniques and procedures for the application of haircolor.

Start Date: 06/12/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1010 Introduction to Haircoloring

Introduces theory pertaining to the law of color, theory of color, chemistry of color, product knowledge, and analysis of hair and scalp. This course covers basic application techniques and procedures for the application of haircolor.

Start Date: 09/20/2022
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1010 Introduction to Haircoloring

Introduces theory pertaining to the law of color, theory of color, chemistry of color, product knowledge, and analysis of hair and scalp. This course covers basic application techniques and procedures for the application of haircolor.

Start Date: 11/14/2022
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
COS 1010 Introduction to Haircoloring

Introduces theory pertaining to the law of color, theory of color, chemistry of color, product knowledge, and analysis of hair and scalp. This course covers basic application techniques and procedures for the application of haircolor.

Start Date: 12/12/2022
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1011 Intermediate I: Haircoloring

Expands on haircoloring theory and practical application of color products, formulations of color, level and shades of color. Students will learn application techniques in a specialized class or in a supervised salon setting.

Start Date: 05/24/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1011 Intermediate I: Haircoloring

Expands on haircoloring theory and practical application of color products, formulations of color, level and shades of color. Students will learn application techniques in a specialized class or in a supervised salon setting.

Start Date: 11/21/2022
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1011 Intermediate I: Haircoloring

Expands on haircoloring theory and practical application of color products, formulations of color, level and shades of color. Students will learn application techniques in a specialized class or in a supervised salon setting.

Start Date: 04/05/2023
COS 1011 Intermediate I: Haircoloring

Expands on haircoloring theory and practical application of color products, formulations of color, level and shades of color. Students will learn application techniques in a specialized class or in a supervised salon setting.

Start Date: 03/01/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1020 Introduction to Haircutting

Introduces haircutting theory relevant to patron protection, angles, elevations, and the analysis of hair textures as related to hair cutting procedures. This course covers proper use and care of hair cutting implements, basic hair cutting techniques using various cutting implements, and disinfection and sanitation procedures as they relate to haircutting.

Start Date: 03/06/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1020 Introduction to Haircutting

Introduces haircutting theory relevant to patron protection, angles, elevations, and the analysis of hair textures as related to hair cutting procedures. This course covers proper use and care of hair cutting implements, basic hair cutting techniques using various cutting implements, and disinfection and sanitation procedures as they relate to haircutting.

Start Date: 04/06/2023
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
COS 1020 Introduction to Haircutting

Introduces haircutting theory relevant to patron protection, angles, elevations, and the analysis of hair textures as related to hair cutting procedures. This course covers proper use and care of hair cutting implements, basic hair cutting techniques using various cutting implements, and disinfection and sanitation procedures as they relate to haircutting.

Start Date: 05/31/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1020 Introduction to Haircutting

Introduces haircutting theory relevant to patron protection, angles, elevations, and the analysis of hair textures as related to hair cutting procedures. This course covers proper use and care of hair cutting implements, basic hair cutting techniques using various cutting implements, and disinfection and sanitation procedures as they relate to haircutting.

Start Date: 09/08/2022
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1020 Introduction to Haircutting

Introduces haircutting theory relevant to patron protection, angles, elevations, and the analysis of hair textures as related to hair cutting procedures. This course covers proper use and care of hair cutting implements, basic hair cutting techniques using various cutting implements, and disinfection and sanitation procedures as they relate to haircutting.

Start Date: 10/28/2022
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
COS 1020 Introduction to Haircutting

Introduces haircutting theory relevant to patron protection, angles, elevations, and the analysis of hair textures as related to hair cutting procedures. This course covers proper use and care of hair cutting implements, basic hair cutting techniques using various cutting implements, and disinfection and sanitation procedures as they relate to haircutting.

Start Date: 11/30/2022
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1021 Intermediate I: Haircutting

Expands on basic haircutting theory incorporating facial shapes, head and body forms to determine the appropriate techniques required to complete a client haircut. Students will apply hair cutting techniques in specialized classes or in the supervised salon.

Start Date: 05/10/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1021 Intermediate I: Haircutting

Expands on basic haircutting theory incorporating facial shapes, head and body forms to determine the appropriate techniques required to complete a client haircut. Students will apply hair cutting techniques in specialized classes or in the supervised salon.

Start Date: 11/07/2022
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1021 Intermediate I: Haircutting

Expands on basic haircutting theory incorporating facial shapes, head and body forms to determine the appropriate techniques required to complete a client haircut. Students will apply hair cutting techniques in specialized classes or in the supervised salon.

Start Date: 03/06/2023
COS 1021 Intermediate I: Haircutting

Expands on basic haircutting theory incorporating facial shapes, head and body forms to determine the appropriate techniques required to complete a client haircut. Students will apply hair cutting techniques in specialized classes or in the supervised salon.

Start Date: 02/14/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1030 Introduction to Hairstyling

Combines theory with the practical application of hairstyling. This course covers roller placement, hair molding and shaping, pin curls, finger waves, comb-out techniques, air forming, thermal straightening, or curling for short to long hair.

Start Date: 02/22/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1030 Introduction to Hairstyling

Combines theory with the practical application of hairstyling. This course covers roller placement, hair molding and shaping, pin curls, finger waves, comb-out techniques, air forming, thermal straightening, or curling for short to long hair.

Start Date: 03/14/2023
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
COS 1030 Introduction to Hairstyling

Combines theory with the practical application of hairstyling. This course covers roller placement, hair molding and shaping, pin curls, finger waves, comb-out techniques, air forming, thermal straightening, or curling for short to long hair.

Start Date: 05/17/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1030 Introduction to Hairstyling

Combines theory with the practical application of hairstyling. This course covers roller placement, hair molding and shaping, pin curls, finger waves, comb-out techniques, air forming, thermal straightening, or curling for short to long hair.

Start Date: 08/29/2022
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1030 Introduction to Hairstyling

Combines theory with the practical application of hairstyling. This course covers roller placement, hair molding and shaping, pin curls, finger waves, comb-out techniques, air forming, thermal straightening, or curling for short to long hair.

Start Date: 10/12/2022
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
COS 1030 Introduction to Hairstyling

Combines theory with the practical application of hairstyling. This course covers roller placement, hair molding and shaping, pin curls, finger waves, comb-out techniques, air forming, thermal straightening, or curling for short to long hair.

Start Date: 11/14/2022
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1031 Intermediate I: Hairstyling

This course covers the accepted methods of styling hair, air forming, roller sets, finger waves, pin curls, braiding, and hair pressing.

Start Date: 06/12/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1031 Intermediate I: Hairstyling

This course covers the accepted methods of styling hair, air forming, roller sets, finger waves, pin curls, braiding, and hair pressing.

Start Date: 12/12/2022
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1031 Intermediate I: Hairstyling

This course covers the accepted methods of styling hair, air forming, roller sets, finger waves, pin curls, braiding, and hair pressing.

Start Date: 04/28/2023
COS 1031 Intermediate I: Hairstyling

This course covers the accepted methods of styling hair, air forming, roller sets, finger waves, pin curls, braiding, and hair pressing.

Start Date: 03/15/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1040 Introduction to Chemical Texture

Introduces a combination of theory and practice focusing on the analysis of hair and scalp, proper equipment and product knowledge. Includes basic techniques in permanent waving and chemical relaxing. Provides training in a classroom or lab setting on mannequins or live models.

Start Date: 04/03/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1040 Introduction to Chemical Texture

Introduces a combination of theory and practice focusing on the analysis of hair and scalp, proper equipment and product knowledge. Includes basic techniques in permanent waving and chemical relaxing. Provides training in a classroom or lab setting on mannequins or live models.

Start Date: 05/09/2023
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
COS 1040 Introduction to Chemical Texture

Introduces a combination of theory and practice focusing on the analysis of hair and scalp, proper equipment and product knowledge. Includes basic techniques in permanent waving and chemical relaxing. Provides training in a classroom or lab setting on mannequins or live models.

Start Date: 06/22/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1040 Introduction to Chemical Texture

Introduces a combination of theory and practice focusing on the analysis of hair and scalp, proper equipment and product knowledge. Includes basic techniques in permanent waving and chemical relaxing. Provides training in a classroom or lab setting on mannequins or live models.

Start Date: 09/29/2022
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1040 Introduction to Chemical Texture

Introduces a combination of theory and practice focusing on the analysis of hair and scalp, proper equipment and product knowledge. Includes basic techniques in permanent waving and chemical relaxing. Provides training in a classroom or lab setting on mannequins or live models.

Start Date: 12/07/2022
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
COS 1040 Introduction to Chemical Texture

Introduces a combination of theory and practice focusing on the analysis of hair and scalp, proper equipment and product knowledge. Includes basic techniques in permanent waving and chemical relaxing. Provides training in a classroom or lab setting on mannequins or live models.

Start Date: 01/05/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1041 Intermediate I: Chemical Texture

Emphasizes theory and practical application of chemical texture, including permanent waves and chemical relaxers, in a supervised salon setting. Students will practice different wrapping techniques required by trend styles in a classroom or salon setting.

Start Date: 06/15/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1041 Intermediate I: Chemical Texture

Emphasizes theory and practical application of chemical texture, including permanent waves and chemical relaxers, in a supervised salon setting. Students will practice different wrapping techniques required by trend styles in a classroom or salon setting.

Start Date: 12/15/2022
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1041 Intermediate I: Chemical Texture

Emphasizes theory and practical application of chemical texture, including permanent waves and chemical relaxers, in a supervised salon setting. Students will practice different wrapping techniques required by trend styles in a classroom or salon setting.

Start Date: 05/08/2023
COS 1041 Intermediate I: Chemical Texture

Emphasizes theory and practical application of chemical texture, including permanent waves and chemical relaxers, in a supervised salon setting. Students will practice different wrapping techniques required by trend styles in a classroom or salon setting.

Start Date: 03/21/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1050 Laws, Rules, and Regulations

This course covers laws, rules, and regulations governing the beauty industry in Colorado and accountability for the student, licensed individual, salons, and school owners.

Start Date: 07/17/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1050 Laws, Rules, and Regulations

This course covers laws, rules, and regulations governing the beauty industry in Colorado and accountability for the student, licensed individual, salons, and school owners.

Start Date: 01/30/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1050 Laws, Rules, and Regulations

This course covers laws, rules, and regulations governing the beauty industry in Colorado and accountability for the student, licensed individual, salons, and school owners.

Start Date: 06/22/2023
COS 1050 Laws, Rules, and Regulations

This course covers laws, rules, and regulations governing the beauty industry in Colorado and accountability for the student, licensed individual, salons, and school owners.

Start Date: 04/25/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 1060 Introduction to Infection Control &Prevention

This course covers various methods of sanitation, disinfection; and principles of workplace safety, infection control and prevention. Topics presented in this course include: classroom study of bacteriology, chemistry of cleaning versus disinfecting products that are used in the cosmetology industry, and terminology dealing with infection control.

Start Date: 05/02/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1060 Introduction to Infection Control &Prevention

This course covers various methods of sanitation, disinfection; and principles of workplace safety, infection control and prevention. Topics presented in this course include: classroom study of bacteriology, chemistry of cleaning versus disinfecting products that are used in the cosmetology industry, and terminology dealing with infection control.

Start Date: 07/06/2023
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
COS 1060 Introduction to Infection Control &Prevention

This course covers various methods of sanitation, disinfection; and principles of workplace safety, infection control and prevention. Topics presented in this course include: classroom study of bacteriology, chemistry of cleaning versus disinfecting products that are used in the cosmetology industry, and terminology dealing with infection control.

Start Date: 07/24/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1060 Introduction to Infection Control &Prevention

This course covers various methods of sanitation, disinfection; and principles of workplace safety, infection control and prevention. Topics presented in this course include: classroom study of bacteriology, chemistry of cleaning versus disinfecting products that are used in the cosmetology industry, and terminology dealing with infection control.

Start Date: 10/31/2022
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 1060 Introduction to Infection Control &Prevention

This course covers various methods of sanitation, disinfection; and principles of workplace safety, infection control and prevention. Topics presented in this course include: classroom study of bacteriology, chemistry of cleaning versus disinfecting products that are used in the cosmetology industry, and terminology dealing with infection control.

Start Date: 02/16/2023
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
COS 1060 Introduction to Infection Control &Prevention

This course covers various methods of sanitation, disinfection; and principles of workplace safety, infection control and prevention. Topics presented in this course include: classroom study of bacteriology, chemistry of cleaning versus disinfecting products that are used in the cosmetology industry, and terminology dealing with infection control.

Start Date: 02/06/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
COS 2003 Intermediate I: Hair and Scalp

This course covers theory and practical training in shampoos, rinses, and conditioners and examines advanced techniques to prepare the student for employment. Instruction includes preparation for the Colorado State Board Licensing Examination for shampoos, rinses, and conditioners.

Start Date: 05/10/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 2003 Intermediate I: Hair and Scalp

This course covers theory and practical training in shampoos, rinses, and conditioners and examines advanced techniques to prepare the student for employment. Instruction includes preparation for the Colorado State Board Licensing Examination for shampoos, rinses, and conditioners.

Start Date: 11/07/2022
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 2003 Intermediate I: Hair and Scalp

This course covers theory and practical training in shampoos, rinses, and conditioners and examines advanced techniques to prepare the student for employment. Instruction includes preparation for the Colorado State Board Licensing Examination for shampoos, rinses, and conditioners.

Start Date: 03/06/2023
COS 2003 Intermediate I: Hair and Scalp

This course covers theory and practical training in shampoos, rinses, and conditioners and examines advanced techniques to prepare the student for employment. Instruction includes preparation for the Colorado State Board Licensing Examination for shampoos, rinses, and conditioners.

Start Date: 02/14/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 2010 Intermediate II: Haircoloring

This course covers theory and practical application of color products, formulations of color, level and shades of color. Students will practice haircoloring techniques in a specialized class or in a supervised salon setting.

Start Date: 02/27/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
COS 2010 Intermediate II: Haircoloring

This course covers theory and practical application of color products, formulations of color, level and shades of color. Students will practice haircoloring techniques in a specialized class or in a supervised salon setting.

Start Date: 05/22/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
COS 2011 Advanced Haircoloring

This course covers advanced theory and practical techniques in haircoloring. Course covers the recognition of color problems and color correction procedures in preparation for the Colorado State Board Licensing Examination. Topics in this course include: advanced techniques, color formulation, and product knowledge.

Start Date: 05/24/2023
Instructor: Barbara Dudding
COS 2020 Intermediate II: Haircutting

This course covers haircutting theory related to facial shapes, head and body forms to determine the techniques necessary for client’s specified haircut and practical applications of haircutting techniques for various client requests.

Start Date: 02/14/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
COS 2020 Intermediate II: Haircutting

This course covers haircutting theory related to facial shapes, head and body forms to determine the techniques necessary for client’s specified haircut and practical applications of haircutting techniques for various client requests.

Start Date: 05/10/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
COS 2021 Advanced Haircutting

This course covers advanced haircutting techniques utilizing multiple cutting tools and emphasizes current fashion trends and preparation for the Colorado State Licensure examination.

Start Date: 05/10/2023
Instructor: Barbara Dudding
COS 2030 Intermediate II: Hairstyling

This course covers accepted methods of styling hair, including: air forming, roller sets, iron sets, finger waves, braiding and hair pressing. Students will practice hairstyling techniques for client purposes in specialized classes or in a supervised salon setting.

Start Date: 02/14/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
COS 2030 Intermediate II: Hairstyling

This course covers accepted methods of styling hair, including: air forming, roller sets, iron sets, finger waves, braiding and hair pressing. Students will practice hairstyling techniques for client purposes in specialized classes or in a supervised salon setting.

Start Date: 05/10/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
COS 2031 Advanced Hairstyling

This course covers hairstyling theory and advanced techniques in all phases of hair styling to prepare the student for employment. Training is a combination of supervised salon work and specialized classes. Students will prepare for the Colorado State Board Licensing Examination.

Start Date: 06/08/2023
Instructor: Barbara Dudding
COS 2040 Intermediate II: Chemical Texture

This course covers theory of chemical texture and practical application of permanent waves and chemical relaxers in specialized classes or a supervised salon setting. Students will practice different wrapping techniques required by trend styles or per client request.

Start Date: 03/08/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
COS 2040 Intermediate II: Chemical Texture

This course covers theory of chemical texture and practical application of permanent waves and chemical relaxers in specialized classes or a supervised salon setting. Students will practice different wrapping techniques required by trend styles or per client request.

Start Date: 06/05/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
COS 2041 Advanced Chemical Texture

This course covers advanced techniques for chemical texture and current industry standards of practice to prepare the student for employment and the State Board Licensing Examination. Instruction is provided in specialized classes or supervised salon setting.

Start Date: 06/15/2023
Instructor: Barbara Dudding
COS 2050 Business Management/Personal SkilslEthics

This course covers salon management business practices and the knowledge and skills necessary to build a successful business. Topics covered in this course include: basic business management, interpersonal skills, basic techniques in salesmanship and customer services, job readiness skills, and professional ethics.

Start Date: 05/10/2023
Instructor: Barbara Dudding
COS 2079 Seminar/Workshop

This course provides students with an experiential learning opportunity.

Start Date: 07/17/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 2079 Seminar/Workshop

This course provides students with an experiential learning opportunity.

Start Date: 01/30/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 2079 Seminar/Workshop

This course provides students with an experiential learning opportunity.

Start Date: 06/22/2023
COS 2079 Seminar/Workshop

This course provides students with an experiential learning opportunity.

Start Date: 04/25/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
COS 2086 Independent Study

Allows advanced training in all course areas and allows student training for State Board of Cosmetology Licensing Examination. Hours will be arranged and credits will vary.

Start Date: 05/10/2023
Instructor: Barbara Dudding
COS 2089 Capstone

Provides advanced training in all course areas and prepares student for the State Board of Cosmetology Licensing Exam. Hours will be arranged.

Start Date: 07/13/2023
Instructor: Barbara Dudding
EST 1010 Introduction to Skin Care

This course covers the study of skin in both theory and practical applications for skin care professionals. Topics included in the course are: skin structure and function, massage manipulations while providing facials and the benefits derived from a proper facial, and good skin care routines. Training is conducted in a classroom or lab setting using manikins or models.

Start Date: 04/20/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
EST 1010 Introduction to Skin Care

This course covers the study of skin in both theory and practical applications for skin care professionals. Topics included in the course are: skin structure and function, massage manipulations while providing facials and the benefits derived from a proper facial, and good skin care routines. Training is conducted in a classroom or lab setting using manikins or models.

Start Date: 06/12/2023
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
EST 1010 Introduction to Skin Care

This course covers the study of skin in both theory and practical applications for skin care professionals. Topics included in the course are: skin structure and function, massage manipulations while providing facials and the benefits derived from a proper facial, and good skin care routines. Training is conducted in a classroom or lab setting using manikins or models.

Start Date: 07/12/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
EST 1010 Introduction to Skin Care

This course covers the study of skin in both theory and practical applications for skin care professionals. Topics included in the course are: skin structure and function, massage manipulations while providing facials and the benefits derived from a proper facial, and good skin care routines. Training is conducted in a classroom or lab setting using manikins or models.

Start Date: 10/18/2022
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
EST 1010 Introduction to Skin Care

This course covers the study of skin in both theory and practical applications for skin care professionals. Topics included in the course are: skin structure and function, massage manipulations while providing facials and the benefits derived from a proper facial, and good skin care routines. Training is conducted in a classroom or lab setting using manikins or models.

Start Date: 01/25/2023
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
EST 1010 Introduction to Skin Care

This course covers the study of skin in both theory and practical applications for skin care professionals. Topics included in the course are: skin structure and function, massage manipulations while providing facials and the benefits derived from a proper facial, and good skin care routines. Training is conducted in a classroom or lab setting using manikins or models.

Start Date: 01/25/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
EST 1011 Intermediate Skin Care

This course covers skin care and practical application pertaining to anatomy, skin disorders, skin types and facial shapes. Students will help patrons to select the proper skin care treatment(s). Practical and theory application can be done in specialized classes or supervised salon setting using models or customer service.

Start Date: 07/06/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
EST 1011 Intermediate Skin Care

This course covers skin care and practical application pertaining to anatomy, skin disorders, skin types and facial shapes. Students will help patrons to select the proper skin care treatment(s). Practical and theory application can be done in specialized classes or supervised salon setting using models or customer service.

Start Date: 01/19/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
EST 1011 Intermediate Skin Care

This course covers skin care and practical application pertaining to anatomy, skin disorders, skin types and facial shapes. Students will help patrons to select the proper skin care treatment(s). Practical and theory application can be done in specialized classes or supervised salon setting using models or customer service.

Start Date: 06/07/2023
EST 1011 Intermediate Skin Care

This course covers skin care and practical application pertaining to anatomy, skin disorders, skin types and facial shapes. Students will help patrons to select the proper skin care treatment(s). Practical and theory application can be done in specialized classes or supervised salon setting using models or customer service.

Start Date: 04/13/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
EST 2010 Advanced Skin Care

This course covers advanced techniques for massage, skin care, and lash/brow tinting. Theory and practical procedures ready the student for employment and preparation for State Board Licensing Examination. Instruction is provided in specialized classes or in a supervised salon setting.

Start Date: 07/05/2023
Instructor: Barbara Dudding
EST 2011 Make-up for Skin Care Professionals

This course covers cosmetics and their functions for the skin care professional, including the importance of color theory, facial types and skin tones as they relate to facial makeup. Topics in this course include: Instruction from the basic makeup application, corrective makeup procedures, and disinfection and sanitation pertaining to all aspects of makeup.

Start Date: 04/19/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
EST 2011 Make-up for Skin Care Professionals

This course covers cosmetics and their functions for the skin care professional, including the importance of color theory, facial types and skin tones as they relate to facial makeup. Topics in this course include: Instruction from the basic makeup application, corrective makeup procedures, and disinfection and sanitation pertaining to all aspects of makeup.

Start Date: 07/11/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
EST 2012 Hair Removal

This course covers in-depth study and practice of hair removal and the practice of patron protection and safety. Training for general waxing and body waxing procedures are provided. Demonstration of disinfection and sanitation as it pertains to Colorado rules and regulations will be practiced.

Start Date: 04/19/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
EST 2012 Hair Removal

This course covers in-depth study and practice of hair removal and the practice of patron protection and safety. Training for general waxing and body waxing procedures are provided. Demonstration of disinfection and sanitation as it pertains to Colorado rules and regulations will be practiced.

Start Date: 07/11/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
NAT 1010 Introduction to Nail Care

This course covers the proper use of implements used in manicures and pedicures. Theory and practical application of proper set-up, safety, sanitation, nail shapes, anatomy, product knowledge and terminology dealing with manicures and pedicures is covered. Training is done in a classroom or lab setting using models or other techniques.

Start Date: 04/10/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
NAT 1010 Introduction to Nail Care

This course covers the proper use of implements used in manicures and pedicures. Theory and practical application of proper set-up, safety, sanitation, nail shapes, anatomy, product knowledge and terminology dealing with manicures and pedicures is covered. Training is done in a classroom or lab setting using models or other techniques.

Start Date: 05/17/2023
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
NAT 1010 Introduction to Nail Care

This course covers the proper use of implements used in manicures and pedicures. Theory and practical application of proper set-up, safety, sanitation, nail shapes, anatomy, product knowledge and terminology dealing with manicures and pedicures is covered. Training is done in a classroom or lab setting using models or other techniques.

Start Date: 06/29/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
NAT 1010 Introduction to Nail Care

This course covers the proper use of implements used in manicures and pedicures. Theory and practical application of proper set-up, safety, sanitation, nail shapes, anatomy, product knowledge and terminology dealing with manicures and pedicures is covered. Training is done in a classroom or lab setting using models or other techniques.

Start Date: 10/06/2022
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
NAT 1010 Introduction to Nail Care

This course covers the proper use of implements used in manicures and pedicures. Theory and practical application of proper set-up, safety, sanitation, nail shapes, anatomy, product knowledge and terminology dealing with manicures and pedicures is covered. Training is done in a classroom or lab setting using models or other techniques.

Start Date: 01/03/2023
Instructor: Shirley Reinhardt
NAT 1010 Introduction to Nail Care

This course covers the proper use of implements used in manicures and pedicures. Theory and practical application of proper set-up, safety, sanitation, nail shapes, anatomy, product knowledge and terminology dealing with manicures and pedicures is covered. Training is done in a classroom or lab setting using models or other techniques.

Start Date: 01/12/2023
Instructor: Kelley Berzinkskas
NAT 1011 Intermediate I Nail Care

This course covers theory and practical application dealing with different types of manicures, pedicures, nail art, and massage techniques. Theory and practical application of procedures, products, nail shapes, and maintenance of natural nails is covered. Students learn to recognize different nail disorders and their proper treatment. Training is done in a specialized class or in supervised salon (clinical) setting, using models or customer service. Proper sanitation and sterilization as it pertains to all aspects of manicures, pedicures, and nail art is taught.

Start Date: 06/27/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
NAT 1011 Intermediate I Nail Care

This course covers theory and practical application dealing with different types of manicures, pedicures, nail art, and massage techniques. Theory and practical application of procedures, products, nail shapes, and maintenance of natural nails is covered. Students learn to recognize different nail disorders and their proper treatment. Training is done in a specialized class or in supervised salon (clinical) setting, using models or customer service. Proper sanitation and sterilization as it pertains to all aspects of manicures, pedicures, and nail art is taught.

Start Date: 01/10/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
NAT 1011 Intermediate I Nail Care

This course covers theory and practical application dealing with different types of manicures, pedicures, nail art, and massage techniques. Theory and practical application of procedures, products, nail shapes, and maintenance of natural nails is covered. Students learn to recognize different nail disorders and their proper treatment. Training is done in a specialized class or in supervised salon (clinical) setting, using models or customer service. Proper sanitation and sterilization as it pertains to all aspects of manicures, pedicures, and nail art is taught.

Start Date: 05/22/2023
NAT 1011 Intermediate I Nail Care

This course covers theory and practical application dealing with different types of manicures, pedicures, nail art, and massage techniques. Theory and practical application of procedures, products, nail shapes, and maintenance of natural nails is covered. Students learn to recognize different nail disorders and their proper treatment. Training is done in a specialized class or in supervised salon (clinical) setting, using models or customer service. Proper sanitation and sterilization as it pertains to all aspects of manicures, pedicures, and nail art is taught.

Start Date: 03/21/2023
Instructor: LaVonya Todd Washington
NAT 2010 Advanced Nail Care

This course covers advanced theory and practical application dealing with different types of manicures, pedicures, massage techniques, and nail art. Topics included in this course are: practical application of procedures, products, nails shapes and maintenance of the natural nails. Course will cover client education on different nail disorders and their proper treatment. Training is done in a specialized class or in supervised salon (clinical) setting, using models or customer service.

Start Date: 06/26/2023
Instructor: Barbara Dudding
NAT 2011 Application of Nail Enhancements

This course covers advanced theory and product knowledge of current industry nail enhancements to ready the student for employment. Practical application and removal techniques of nail wraps, tip overlays, acrylics and any current enhancements are practiced. Instruction is provided in specialized classes or in supervised salon setting using models or customer service. This course prepares the student for the Colorado state board licensing examination.

Start Date: 03/20/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
NAT 2011 Application of Nail Enhancements

This course covers advanced theory and product knowledge of current industry nail enhancements to ready the student for employment. Practical application and removal techniques of nail wraps, tip overlays, acrylics and any current enhancements are practiced. Instruction is provided in specialized classes or in supervised salon setting using models or customer service. This course prepares the student for the Colorado state board licensing examination.

Start Date: 06/14/2023
Instructor: Lisa Cruz
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"If you want to do it, go back and do it!"

Nia initially came to Emily Griffith to get her GED after she discovered she was pregnant. She left off for a while but decided to return last spring. A big motivation for returning was to show her kids that it is never too late to come back to school. 

She had a lot of anxiety around the new test and was initially discouraged after she stared class. But her teacher was so supportive, she knew she could do it this time. And she did! She finished and passed all of her tests this June! 

Now she’s planning on getting her certificate in Phlebotomy at Emily Griffith starting in January. She is in recovery and is interested in working in a rehab facility in order to help others going through the recovery process. 

She says it’s never too late to finish your education, “If you want to do it, go back and do it!”

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