How to Choose a Good Instructor Training Program

People who want to find work as a beauty instructor will need to enroll in a instructor training program. As there are countless courses on the market, applicants may not know which course to select. Due to this, future students should take the time to learn what to look for in a good beauty course.

What is a Cosmetology Instructor Training Program?

A beauty instructor is a person who teaches beauty students the skills they need to obtain their cosmetology license. In order to become an instructor, applicants must have cosmetology experience as well as strong interpersonal skills. Most employers look for instructors who are well-known in cosmetology or have extensive experience in their field. Instructors must get training before they start teaching students cosmetology. Beauty training programs teach instructors beauty techniques and teaching skills. Student evaluation procedures will also be taught.

How to Choose a Good Instructor Training Program

Beauticians who want to be instructors need to get the right training from a recognized beauty institute. Students also need to have cosmetology instructor certification to enroll in these courses. Listed below are some issues that applicants should consider before they choose a training program.

  • Where is the school located? Students need to be able to get to and from class easily. In some cases, an online course may be the best option.
  • Is the school reputable? The more reputable a school is, the easier it will be for students to get work in the future. The right training is likely to impress future employers.
  • Who is teaching the course? Reputable beauty schools hire instructors who have a wealth of industry experience and knowledge. Many schools like to hire well-known hairdressers and make-up artists.
  • What are the course hours? Those who work full-time jobs may need to take time off or leave their job to complete this training.
  • How much does the course cost? Students will not be able to study unless they can afford their course costs. Applicants should look into financial aid, scholarship and grant options.


Ultimately, students will need to choose a school that meets their personal and financial requirements. The best way to do this is to research various schools and compare them to one another. Applicants who have specific questions about the course should contact the school directly. The average beauty school will have an admissions teams that will assists applicants with queries about their beauty training program.

If you want to train as a beauty instructor, you should contact us. Out staff will be able to answer your questions about our instructor training program. We will also be able to advise you about the application process and finance options.

Frank Trieu
Vice President of Business Development & Industry Relations

Frank Trieu is a cosmetology industry leader, and despite his accomplishments and accolades, he still prioritizes students on the Evergreen campus. Through building relationships within the community and local salons, retail stores, and spas, he helps facilitate job placements for aspiring beauty professionals using his expansive network.

Happy Evergreen Beauty College Students


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