LOC ART HAIR CURRICULUM

Early Bird Special $650
Compare to $750

Early bird pricing will expire on January 31, 2018.

Class starts Sunday, February 25th to Monday, February 26th from 10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m.




FOUNDATION COURSES

Our foundational Loc Science Course focuses on proper loc maintenance.  It is designed to help you learn and understand the fundamental science of the loc. By enrolling in Loc Art Education, you will be on the path to success. Our loc course demands precision, requires focus, and teaches skill, all while challenging students to push their limits. We are constantly evolving and adjusting our curriculum based on the needs of our locticians.

On day one, The Loc Art education team gives insight through engaging theory, hands-on technical practice and live model demonstrations. Day two requires one model for hands-on technical practice, while our educator is by their side guiding them through each step of the process. Our educators will ensure each student feels involved and encouraged throughout the two-day course and all continued education.

CLASSIC TECHNIQUE

  • Product Knowledge
  • Set Up / Safety / Sanitation
  • Loc Anatomy
  • Common Irritations
  • Common Infections
  • Barbers
  • Diet
  • Hair growth
  • Faux Locs
  • Hair textures
  • Hair diameter
  • Loc techniques
  • Allergies vs Irritations
  • Steamer
  • Soft Braiding
  • Shampooing & Deep Cleansing
  • Client Consultation / Consent Form
  • Eye Shapes
  • Creating Blueprints
  • Adding Extensions
  • Basic Technique
  • Fill Technique
  • Troubleshooting
  • Commission vs Booth Rent
  • Marketing Your Business
  • Charging For Your Services
  • Sample Cancellation Policy
  • Braiding

EACH STUDENT RECEIVES

Loc Art Handbook
Interactive Lessons
Live Model Practice
Lessons on Mannequin Heads
Marketing Material
Certificate (Upon Graduation)
Directory Membership
Free Refreshers

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DAY ONE

INTRODUCTION
Students get to briefly introduce themselves, along with their background in natural hair care, if any. Instructor led discussion of history and origin of Loc techniques.

COURSE PRESENTATION
During the course presentation, we will review of all aspects of hair characteristics, Loc theory, appropriate techniques for foundation and maintenance of Locs, health and safety considerations, how to conduct consultations and styling. We will also explore the Ten Loc Commandments, which are the Do’s and Don’ts associated with styling Locs.

DEMONSTRATION
Live model demonstration of techniques discussed in full regarding foundation building and root-wrapping procedures. Basic styling will be visually explained.

APPLICATION
Students will get a hands-on experience to practice techniques demonstrated such as foundation building and root- wrapping skills on a mannequin head, along with styling supplies. All styling challenges will addressed during this stage of the course. Mannequin heads and styling supplies will be provided.

 

DAY TWO

APPLICATION
Students will receive additional hands-on training with models to practice what they learned during Day One, on foundation building, root-wrapping and styling.

EVALUATION
The final portion of this course will include a written & practice exam on a mannequin head with full assessment of knowledge and practical skills retained.  Mannequin heads and styling supplies will be provided.