Become an Educator!
At Pinnacle Institute of Cosmetology in Mooresville NC, our instructor candidates will learn how to teach, grade and record tests and worksheets, and prepare future cosmetologists to pass the state board examination. You must have five years salon experience or if just graduated, must be employed part time in a salon and work a period equivalent to six months while pursuing the 800 hour instructor training program.

The Cosmetology Instructor Course is available to those who have a high school diploma or equivalent, and a current North Carolina Cosmetologist License. Candidates are required to take an examination based on practical application. However, should the applicant have graduated within the past three years from Pinnacle Institute of Cosmetology and has work experience as a cosmetologist, the entrance examination may be waived. Contact us today to learn more.

The Instructor Program is based on the Milady’s Master Educator Program. The purpose of PIC’s Instructor program is to offer teaching methodology, learning philosophy, and professional development for aspiring cosmetology educators. It is designed to work effectively in an Instructor-led classroom environment and a Clinic floor environment. All courses are taught in English and based on clock hours.

Potential Instructor start dates pending based on enrollment requests.


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461 E. Plaza Dr.
Mooresville, NC 28115
(704) 235-0185
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