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Workforce Certificate

Facials Specialty (5711)

This program is for those students seeking certification in esthetics. A facial is defined as the massaging or treating of the face or scalp with oils, creams, lotions, or other preparations. These services must be performed in a licensed salon.

This specialty program includes classroom theory and laboratory practice, and requires daily attendance. Classes are offered during the evening hours and are scheduled Monday through Thursday, 5-10 p.m. at North Campus. For more information call 904.766.5559.

The Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) is a major criterion in a student’s completion of the program. Students who fail to meet the State of Florida’s designated exit score will be required to complete the Vocational Preparatory Instruction (VPI). In order to complete the program successfully, students must achieve or surpass the designated exit score(s). See Standards of Academic Progress.

Certification and Licensing
After successfully completing the program, students are qualified to take the cosmetology examination for the facials specialty, given by the Florida State Board of Cosmetology. Licensing and certification for immediate employment in the field are obtained by passing this examination.

Application Procedure
Students must complete the Facials Specialty program application in order to be considered for acceptance into the program.

Estimated tuition is $495 (for Florida residents as of 7/06). Contact program manager for additional costs (materials, fees, textbooks).


Professional Courses
Contact Hours
Workforce Credits
CSP 0100 Esthetics and Skin Care
CSP 0290 Facial Methods and
CSP 0301 Facial, Make-up and
Hair Removal
  Total Contact Hours


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