TEACHER TRAINING - VIRGINIA

Teacher Training
IN
Virginia

The state of Virginia has a vibrant salon and day spa scene thanks to the knowledgeable instructors that train beauty professionals in every area of the industry. If you’re ready to show the next generation of stylists what you’ve learned over the years, and how to maintain long term success, then let’s talk about beauty school instructor programs. The instructor program at AVI Career Training is an example of a path towards achieving your goal. The curriculum covers important areas such as teaching methods, classroom management and learning styles.

Our passion is helping students get their beauty careers on track. And we love knowing that there are high quality instructors on the horizon for tomorrow’s students. All you have to do now is look below to view beauty schools in Virginia. Or you can narrow your options by using the search box at the top of this page. To view the criteria for licensure in Virginia, continue reading before reaching out to schools. We also advise making a list of questions that are important to you, so you don’t overlook any details when comparing programs.

State License Requirements
12 Months
Student Instruction + Cosmetology License

Before you can become a licensed instructor in Virginia, you must earn your cosmetologist’s license from a board approved school and pass the exams required by this state. You will also have to take an instructor examination to qualify to teach.

Education Details

The goal of the right beauty instructor training program is to develop the skills of an effective leader and communicator. You already have the cosmetology skillset that makes your clients smile and keep coming back. Now, you need to learn the next level of skills by comparing the courses for each program in your area. Make sure the school you choose will help you design your own programs that result in effective learning.

Virginia cosmetology teacher training classes to look for: •

  • Curriculum development •
  • Classroom management •
  • Teaching methods •
  • Learning styles
License Renewal
0
License Renewal Hours
2 Years
License Renewal Period

Before you can become a licensed instructor in Virginia, you must earn your cosmetologist’s license from a board approved school and pass the exams required by this state. You will also have to take an instructor examination to qualify to teach. The renewal process is the same for instructors and practitioners. You will be expected to renew your license every two years, before the date of expiration, which aligns with the date it was issued. The fee for renewing your license is $40. Virginia does not require practitioners or instructors to take continuing education units to maintain licensure.

Careers
$54,130
Salary
11.8%
Job Outlook Increase
Between 2012 - 2022
Working as a Cosmetology Instructor
State board Contact Information

Virginia Board for Barbers & Cosmetology
Perimeter Center, Suite 400
9960 Maryland Drive
Richmond, VA 23233
Phone Number: 804-367-8509
Fax Number: 866-245-9693
E-mail Address: barbercosmo@dpor.virginia.gov

For specific questions, including change of address information, license renewal and out-of-state licensing forms, please contact the Virginia Board of Barbers and Cosmetology directly, using the contact information above.

If you want to become a successful cosmetology instructor in Virginia,then you will need to start networking with others. Here is a list of organizations and associations that are very helpful in this regard.

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Find the Beauty Schools in Virginia that interest you below,

Aveda Arts & Sciences Institute Arlington

4238 Wilson Boulevard,Ste. 2150
Arlington, VA 22203

Program: Cosmetology

Come With A Dream, Train For A Career The AVEDA Institute was founded to create some of the most successful entrepreneurs in hair, skin and nail esthetics, makeup and total body wellness. Students Come With A Dream, Train For A Career The AVEDA Institute was founded to create some of the most successful entrepreneurs in hair, skin and nail esthetics, makeup and total body wellness. Students are educated by professionals, using innovative curriculums that blend professional techniques with retail and business-building skills. Experience the AVEDA difference and start your journey today! • iPad Mini included in every kit • Digital curriculum offers 24/7 access • CampAVEDA immersion program • Salon tours & career fairs • License fees included • 8, 000 salons, spas, institutes and stores in 32 countries Why Aveda With over 30 years of nurturing beauty, environmental leadership and responsibility, AVEDA sources organic, plant-based alternatives to synthetic chemicals and packaging, providing high-performing, award-winning products that are good for professionals, our guests and the earth. AVEDA is the first beauty company manufacturing with 100% certified wind power. By committing to alternative energy sources we can all have an impact on the energy we consume and help lower our carbon footprint. Programs Offered Cosmetology Training Program Express your creativity and talent! Our Cosmetology program and master student phase incorporate theory with extensive hands on experience to provide you with a complete understanding of beauty and wellness. The Cosmetology course includes hair cutting, color, texture services, nail care, makeup application, business development, retail knowledge and the concept of gaining and retaining clients. Upon completion, students move on to the master student phase for intensive real-world training to hone their skills. Esthiology Training Program The AVEDA Institute's innovative Esthiology program offers students the opportunity to learn specialized techniques to balance and renew the skin, body and elemental nature. Hands-on clinical experience includes facials, waxing, makeup application, business development, wellness and retail knowledge. Upon graduation, participants will be prepared to take the state licensing examination, opening the door to a future as an esthetician. What They Say About Us "My favorite part about the AVEDA Institute is the level of growth I have experienced. This process began from day one with the specialized, individual attention I received from my educators. This attention has continued and I feel very comfortable being able to express myself in ways I didn't think possible. Now I'm very outgoing and have the confidence to perform all techniques I‘ve learned. So far this career is a really great journey and I enjoy being challenged at the AVEDA Institute, which has truly encouraged me to be the best "me" I can be."  - Kaitlyn, student Financial Aid available to those who qualify.
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Empire Beauty School - Midlothian-Richmond

10807 Hull Street Road,
Midlothian-Richmond, VA 23112

Program: Cosmetology

As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people to improve their lives. For more than 80 years, Empire has maintained this strong heritage and tradition of training future beauty professionals for rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry. And, all Empire Education Group schools are also backed by the Regis Corporation, a Fortune 1000 company, and industry partner of Empire Education Group.
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Empire Beauty School - Newport News

12365 Hornsby Ln,
Newport News, VA 23602

Program: Cosmetology

As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people to improve their lives. For more than 80 years, Empire has maintained this strong heritage and tradition of training future beauty professionals for rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry. And, all Empire Education Group schools are also backed by the Regis Corporation, a Fortune 1000 company, and industry partner of Empire Education Group.
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Empire Beauty School - Richmond

9049 West Broad Street,
Richmond, VA 23294

Program: Cosmetology

As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people to improve their lives. For more than 80 years, Empire has maintained this strong heritage and tradition of training future beauty professionals for rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry. And, all Empire Education Group schools are also backed by the Regis Corporation, a Fortune 1000 company, and industry partner of Empire Education Group.
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Empire Beauty School - Virginia-Beach

116 S. Independence Blvd.,
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Program: Cosmetology

As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people to improve their lives. For more than 80 years, Empire has maintained this strong heritage and tradition of training future beauty professionals for rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry. And, all Empire Education Group schools are also backed by the Regis Corporation, a Fortune 1000 company, and industry partner of Empire Education Group.
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