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Get the Skills to Become a Hair Design Professional

woman posing with hair styled
During the Hair Design course, you’ll learn a variety of modern hairstyling techniques

Online Hair Design Certificate Course

Get ready for a creative and rewarding career as a Hair Stylist or Makeup Artist! GLOW College’s Hair Design Certificate Course includes lessons in Hair Anatomy, Textures and Classifications, Sanitation, as well as techniques for braiding, curling, pinning and designing updos.

This Certificate Course is delivered 100% online so you can advance your beauty career with the flexibility and support you need to succeed. You can balance work, family and other commitments while you get the skills to build a brighter future.

During the Hair Design Certificate course, you will learn advanced techniques in:

  • Hair Anatomy
  • Hair Textures and Classifications
  • Popular and Classic Hair Styling Methods
  • And more!

The best way to see if GLOW College is the right fit for you is to come and tour the school. You can tour our facilities and meet with students and instructors. Schedule a tour now or Get more info.

Expected Outcome
Add hair skills to your beauty business and cater to bridal and party clients. Learn popular and classic hairstyles and adjust to accommodate the client’s hair type and face shape. Fundamental lessons will allow you to work with individual clients or with photographers to meet their client needs. Babyliss Pro Hair Kit option available for $440+tax, includes a medium-length hair mannequin.


Payment Plan Option: Enroll Now for $450.00 a month for 3 months

Is a Career as a Hair Design Professional Right for You? Take the Glow College Hair Design Professional Career Training Readiness Quiz

This fun, online quiz takes 3-minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get Your Career Training Readiness score now.

LendCare Financing

GLOW College offers a NEW 0% Financial Aid option through LendCare. LendCare offers an easy-to-use, online financing solution, with express credit decisions, accessible from anywhere you are, 24/7.

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To apply for Financial Aid through LendCare, please select your preferred campus from the list below. You will be directed to the application form for your chosen campus.

Click here for more information about GLOW College’s financial aid options.

Course Outline

This comprehensive course will take you from the ground up. Learn the essential theory and step-by-step techniques. Review the course outline below and start your journey towards Hair Design Certification.

1) Intro
  • How to manage your time with Self Paced learning

2) Hair Anatomy

  • Hair Follicle​
  • Hair Shaft​
  • Hair Growth Cycle
  • Hair Anatomy Quiz

3) Hair Classifications

  • Hair Types
  • Hair Texture Chart​

4) Essential Tools

  • Essential Tools
  • Hot Tools
  • Hot Tool Safety​

5) Hairstyling by Face Shape

  • Hairstyling for Square Face
  • Hairstyling for Round Face
  • Hairstyling for Triangular Face
  • Hairstyling for Oblong Face
  • Hairstyling for Oval Face
  • Hairstyling for Diamond Face
  • Hairstyling for Heart Face
  • ​Five Part Sectioning Chart
  • Sectioning Assignment
  • Seven Part Sectioning Chart
  • Seven Part Sectioning Assignment

6) Pin Curls (No Heat)

  • Pin Curls (No Heat) Video Lesson
  • Pin Curl Assignment

7) Barrel Curls

  • Barrel Curls Video Lesson
  • Barrel Curl Assignment

8) Flat Iron Curls

  • Flat Iron Curls Video Lesson
  • Flat Iron Curling Assignment

9) Side Pinning

  • Side Pinning Video Lesson
  • Side Pinning Assignment

10) Messy Updo

  • Messy Updo Video Lesson
  • Messy Updo Assignment

11) French Roll

  • French Roll Video Lesson
  • French Roll Assignment

12) French Twist

  • French Twist Video Lesson
  • French Twist Assignment

13) Classic Chignon

  • Classic Chignon Video Lesson
  • Classic Chignon Assignment

14) Criss Cross Chignon

  • Criss Cross Chignon Video Lesson
  • Criss Cross Chignon Assignment

15) Donut Bun

  • Donut Bun Video Lesson
  • Donut Bun Assignment

16) Topknot

  • Topknot Video Lesson
  • Topknot Assignment

17) Barrel Curl Bun

  • Barrel Curl Bun Video Lesson
  • Barrel Curl Bun Assignment

18) Dutch Braid

  • Dutch Braid Video Lesson
  • Dutch Braid Assignment

19) Fishtail Braid

  • Fishtail Braid Video Lesson
  • Fishtail Braid Assignment

20) Waterfall Braid

  • Waterfall Braid Video Lesson
  • Waterfall Braid Assignment

21) Updo with Braids

  • Updo with Braids Video Lesson
  • Updo with Braids Assignment

22) Curls with Braids

  • Curls With Braids Video Lesson
  • Curls with Braids Assignment

23) Final Assessment

  • Final Exam
  • Practical Exam (3 Part)

24) Next Steps

  • You’re almost done!
  • Feedback

Pricing Options

Choose a pricing option that suits you and start learning today. Pay in full to save or choose the monthly payment option. Fees include Tuition and free Virtual Seat assignment. Digital Certificate will be issued upon completion of all lessons, assessments, and upon final payment (where applicable). Non-refundable once paid. By enrolling into this Non-Vocational Course, you accept the Terms and Policies as outlined on the College webpage

Is a Rewarding Career as a Hair Design Professional For You? Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about careers in Hair Design and exploring whether GLOW College is right for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.

For immediate questions, call 905-453-9456

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