Salon Start Up & Spa Services Seminar (CE# 13-1520-2)

This Course is Offered Face-to-Face (In Person)  

This Course is Offered to Licensees, Licensed by The N.C. Board of Cosmetic Arts Examiners

Course Hours: 8 hrs.; Course Eligibility: Cosmetologists (C), Estheticians (E), Teachers (T), Students (S)

Course Price: $100.00 (in advance); $110.00 (day of class)



This course is designed to address the needs of how to start a salon business within the aspects of - planning, implementation, and sustaining a successful operation.  This course also provides detailed steps and procedures for recommended salon and spa services; that can enhance a salon business and build clientele.

Ultimately, this course will address the following business-related issues including:

  • Developing a Salon Theme (full-service salon; specialty services salon; various types of spas)
  • Developing a Menu of Salon Services Offered
  • Customer Service, Building & Maintaining Clientele
  • Salon Staffing & Human Resources
  • North Carolina State Board of Cosmetic Arts Examiners Compliance ("The Licensing of Cosmetic Arts Shops")
  • Reviewing the Sanitation Guidelines/Subchapter H of the N.C. Board of Cosmetic Art Examiners Sanitation Rules and Regulations
  • Marketing, Advertising, and Public Relations
  • Financing & Money
  • Operational Issues
  • Zoning and Planning Ordinances
  • Real Estate Options, Legal Issues, and Contract Negotiation
  • Taxes and Insurance

Additionally, this course will cover detailed aspects of providing salon services that will enhance your business. These services are widely known in the beauty industry and can be implemented in the full service salon or spa. These services include: 

  • The Full Service Facial
    • Including detailed steps of this much requested service . . .
  • The Mini Facial
    • Yes you can incorporate this 35 min. service into your salon business . . .
  • Eyebrow Arching & Waxing
    • Course lecture and demonstration video . . .
  • Body Scrubs and Spa Add-on Services
    • On-site demonstration for all course participants . . .

These services above will be described in detail, and will you will also learn about:

  • Supplies and equipment needed
  • Detailed service steps & procedures
  • Product use (if applicable)
  • Salon benefits and client benefits.

This Continuing Education course will definitely give you a "blueprint for success" toward salon ownership, services, and best practices for your salon business!