Barbers are in high demand! Whether you are interested in working in a traditional barbershop or executing the latest trends in a high-end salon, Eastern Suffolk BOCES Barbering program is the first step to a successful career. Cutting and styling techniques, shaving and beard designs, shampoos, rinses and conditioning treatments are just a few of the skills you will learn from our professional Barbering instructor in a state-of-the-art facility. Throughout the program, you will be provided with the valuable experience working with visiting clients in our student clinic. Successful completion of the program will prepare you to take the New York State Licensing exam. 134 classes
Additional requirements: Barbering kit information available at orientation.
Beauty is BIG business! Learn how you can make money keeping your clients gorgeous! You will acquire the knowledge and skills to perform various facial and skin treatments to improve and maintain healthy skin. Our instructor is an industry leader who will prepare you to take the New York State Licensing exam so you can start your career working as a professional esthetician in a spa, laser clinic, plastic surgeon’s office, vacation resort, cruise ship or salon.
Additional requirements: uniform is required.
Are you creative? Do you like working with other people? Consider a career in Cosmetology, a career that is projected to grow 10% faster than other occupations. Prepare for the New York State Board Exams as you develop hairstyling, cutting, coloring and chemical techniques in addition to make-up, skin care and nail technology. Begin your career in the beauty industry by registering today! This course is now eligible for federal student aid. Please call 631-233-4481 for more information. For information related to Federal Student Aid or Gainful Employment, please visit the Cosmetology site.
Additional requirement: students are required to purchase their own cosmetology kit. Kit information available at orientation.
AEP1000 172 Classes
23FA: 09/12 – 06/16 M/T/W/Th/F 8:15 AM – 2:45 PM Register
Location: WTC Tuition: $11,020
23FB: 09/12 – 06/16 M/T/W/Th/F 8:15 AM – 2:45 PM Register
Location: MTC Tuition: $11,020
AEP1125 84 Classes
23FA: 11/14 – 03/29 M/T/W/Th/F 8:15 AM – 2:45 PM Register
Location: MTC Tuition: $5,585
23FB: 11/14 – 03/29 M/T/W/Th/F 8:15 AM – 2:45 PM Register
Location: WTC Tuition: $5,585
Part-Time Evening – Part 1
AEP1100 125 Classes
23FA: 09/12 – 05/31 M/T/W/Th 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM Register
Location: MTC Tuition: $5,585
Part-Time Evening – Part 2
AEP1120 125 Classes
23FA: 09/21 – 06/12 M/T/W/Th 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM Register
Location: MTC Tuition: $5,585
Prerequisite: New York State Licensed Cosmetologist.If you are a licensed cosmetologist and have an interest in obtaining your Barbering license to expand your client base, this is the course for you. All you need is 345 hours of theory and practical classroom time towards the 500 hours required to take the New York State Licensing Barbering exam. You will learn all phases of men’s haircutting, beard and facial design, men’s facials, the barbering state board requirements and the latest trends in Barbering from a licensed Barber. 87 classes
Begin your career as a Nail Technician. Curriculum for this New York State Licensing program covers all phases of manicures, pedicures, artificial nail applications, nail art, and all other sanitation and sterilization procedures. Students in ESOL and GED® courses are welcome.
104 classes day/58 classes evening.
Additional requirements: Uniform top required. Nail Technician kit information available at orientation.
This 75-hour New York State Licensed class will prepare you for a career in face and body waxing. The course will include state laws and professional requirements, physiology and histology of the skin, disorders and diseases, bacteriology, sanitation and disinfection and the removal of superfluous hair. In addition, students are required to complete a 25-hour internship. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to take the New York State written and practical exams and obtain the New York State specialty license in Waxing. 13 classes
Additional requirements: Uniform top is required.
Do you need to prepare for the New York State Cosmetology Licensing exam? This course is designed for individuals who have completed the required 1,000 hours for licensing. All skills for the written and practical exam will be demonstrated. You will need to bring your transcript to the Adult Education office upon registration. A manikin and review text are included in the tuition. 10 classes
Additional requirement: Student must supply their own tools.
Do you need to make up cosmetology hours in order to qualify for the New York State Cosmetology Licensing examination? Between September and June, you can make up your hours during the day or in the evening. Students MUST meet with our Cosmetology teacher for an evaluation of formal transcripts describing accumulated cosmetology hours prior to acceptance into this program. Where necessary, an entrance exam may be required. Once accepted, the appropriate module(s) and schedule(s) will be assigned. Placement in this program is contingent upon space availability in the class.
Section A will be offered in 30-hour/1-week sessions at $571 per week for day classes. Section B will be offered in the evening in 30-hour/2-week sessions for $571.
Additional requirements: Student must supply their own tools, mannequins, and non-consumable supplies.
Prerequisite: New York State Licensed Cosmetologist, Licensed Practical Nurse or New York State Licensed Esthetician. The laser hair removal industry generates billions of dollars in revenue each year. Learn how you can increase your profits by tapping into additional revenue streams. Upon completion of this course, you will be able to offer hair removal and/or skin pigmentation removal to your clients. You must register in-person at an ESBOCES Adult Education office and bring your license/certification with you. 7 classes
Are you interested in increasing your client base and income? Are you a New York State Licensed Cosmetologist or Esthetician? If so, then this class is for you. Eastern Suffolk BOCES is offering this course in partnership with Beauty by Judy USA, Inc. You must register in person at an ESBOCES Adult Education office and bring your license/certification with you. Manikins will be provided. 8 hours
Additional requirements: students are required to purchase a kit and insurance. Information will be given at the time of registration.
Are you creative and like to make people feel beautiful? A career in skin care and make-up may be waiting for you. A New York State Licensed Esthetician will teach you how to relate to clients, basic skin care, the color wheel, facials, and creating day, evening, high-fashion and wedding applications according to facial shapes and tones. A make-up kit is included in the tuition. 15 classes
Additional requirement: students are required to purchase a white uniform top.