Technical Certificate of Credit

This Barbering certificate program follows a sequence of courses which prepare students for careers in the field of barbering. The program emphasizes specialized training in safety, sanitation, hair treatments and manipulations, haircutting techniques, shaving, skin care, reception, sales, and management. The curriculum meets state licensing requirements of the Georgia State Board of Barbering. The program graduate receives a Barbering II certificate and is employable as a barber, salon/shop manager, or a salon/shop owner.

Technical Certificate of Credit
Program Length 36 Credit Hours
Education Requirements High School graduate or GED recipient; minimum age: 16
Entrance Dates Every Semester
Offered Warner Robins, Macon and Milledgeville Campuses


Credit Hours

BARB 1000 Introduction to Barber/Styling Implements 3
BARB 1010 Science: Sterilization, Sanitation, and Bacteriology 3
BARB 1022 Haircutting and Shampooing I 3
BARB 1024 Haircutting and Shampooing II 3
BARB 1030 Haircutting/Basic Styling 3
BARB 1040 Shaving 3
BARB 1050 Science: Anatomy and Physiology 3
BARB 1082 Advanced Haircutting and Styling I 3
BARB 1084 Advanced Haircutting and Styling II 3
BARB 1090 Structures of Skin, Scalp, Hair and Facial Treatments 3
BARB 1100 Barber/Styling Practicum and Internship 3
BARB 1110 Shop Management/Ownership 3
Total Hours