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2024 & 2025 
Academic Calendar
For Live Online Classes

The MASTER'S PROGRAM comprises the complete set of courses offered, providing you with the flexibility to enroll in all or select individual classes. Should you miss a start date or be unable to attend a live online session for natural hair, braid, or loc classes, rest assured that you'll have ongoing access to the class recordings.

All kits and supplies are shipped on the first and second Monday of each month.

Natural Hair & Braid Certification

For our Natural Hair and Braid Class, we delve into the foundations of Textured/Natural Hair, covering diverse topics such as understanding different hair textures, hair and scalp anatomy, common challenges and solutions in textured hair care, and texture consultation techniques. Throughout the course, you'll also learn essential skills in natural hair styling for textured hair. We explore advanced techniques such as coloring, curling, twists, wash and go styling, as well as coils and flat twists, empowering you to master a comprehensive array of styles and techniques for natural hair care and braiding.

February 16, 2025 /2 pm EST

Dreadlock Certifcation

As a certified loctician, mastering the initiation and cultivation of dreadlocks is crucial. Explore techniques like palm rolling, comb method, and interlocking, ensuring a balanced approach that considers both durability and aesthetic appeal. This class empowers participants with the skills to make informed decisions based on hair type and client preferences, essential for a successful career as a certified loctician.

March 16, 2025/ 2pm EST

Braid Craft Africa

Our African Braid Course, a dynamic 4-week program designed to immerse you in the artistry and tradition of African braiding. Led by top braiders hailing from South Africa, Rwanda, Zimbabwe, and Kenya, this live online course offers a unique opportunity to master authentic African braiding techniques and styles. Over the course of four weekends, you'll delve deep into the intricacies of African braiding, exploring a rich tapestry of styles and cultural influences. Whether you're a beginner eager to learn the fundamentals or an experienced braider seeking to refine your skills, our expert instructors will guide you every step of the way. Join us as we learn how how to master African braiding

May 19, 2024 time TBD

Kinky, Curly, Afro Weaving & Wig Making

Begin a career in wig making and weaving. Learn everything from selecting the right hair to constructing and styling wigs. This course is perfect for those interested in the creative and technical aspects of wig design and weaving techniques.

New date and time TBD

Natural Hair Product Development

In our Natural Hair Product Development Class, we offer a comprehensive curriculum covering various aspects of the industry, including private label, dropshipping, custom formulas, and buying and reselling. Students will gain hands-on experience in creating their own unique product lines, exploring different business models, and understanding the intricacies of product sourcing and distribution. Whether you're an aspiring entrepreneur or a seasoned professional, this course provides the essential knowledge and skills to thrive in the natural hair care market.

April 13, 2025 / 2 pm EST

Professional Development and Entrepreneurial Support.

Our Work-to-Learn Apprenticeship program offers hands-on training and mentorship for aspiring professionals. Through practical experience and guidance from industry experts, participants gain valuable skills and insights to excel in natural hair styling, braiding, or as a loctician. Join us to jumpstart your career journey with real-world learning opportunities and personalized support.

The Business of Beauty is designed for entrepreneurs seeking transformative guidance and support. Led by industry experts, you'll refine your business model, enhance marketing strategies, and optimize operations alongside a collaborative cohort. Gain valuable insights and tools to propel your business to new heights in today's competitive landscape.

Work to Learn Apprenticeship September 15, 2024/ 3 pm EST

Group Business Coaching August 4, 2024/ 3 pm EST

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