What I Will Learn

Learning and Fun Go Hand-in-Hand

New experiences await you every day at The TEMPLE Annapolis: A Paul Mitchell Partner School, where learning is exciting and fun as you explore the various aspects of the industry. From our learning leaders and instructors to our owners, we are dedicated to giving you a solid foundation for entering the beauty profession. We stay abreast of industry trends and teach the most up-to-date techniques in a real-world environment. As a student, you’ll have the unique opportunity to learn from some of the shining stars of the industry through our remarkable program that features guest artists at The TEMPLE Annapolis: A Paul Mitchell Partner School. Our goal is to not only give you the education you need to pass the State Board Examination, but assist you in attaining the highest degree of technical and professional competency, and help you find employment.

Technical Fundamentals

  • Hair analysis
  • Hair cutting and styling
  • Hair coloring
  • Perming and straightening
  • Nail care — manicure and pedicure
  • Facials and skin care techniques
  • Equipment care
  • Sanitation

Management Skills

  • An overview of the industry
  • Business management skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Product and retail sales
  • Basic salon-related computer knowledge
  • Building a customer base
  • Client retention
  • Customer service
  • Record Keeping
  • Business Ethics
  • State laws and regulations

Personal Development

  • Time management
  • Personal responsibilities
  • Professional responsibilities
  • Job interviewing
  • Dressing for success
  • Dealing with creative colleagues
  • The value of community service

Guest Artists

Ted Gibson, Ted Gibson Beauty
Debra Dietrich, Muse Beauty
Martin Parsons, Advanced Academies
Donald Scott, Donald Scott NY
Mike Helms, Advanced Academy
Kent Skinner, Advanced Academy
Audra Turner, Advanced Academy
Colin Caruso, Caru Salon
Winn Claybauth, Paul Mitchell Schools, Author Be Nice, Or Else!
Geno Stampora, Business Coach & Salon Educator
Charles Marcus, Author Success Is Not A Spectator Sport
Vivienne Mackinder, Founder HairDesignerTV.com
Ira Sage, The Hair Nerds
Kathy Buckley, Actress, Writer, Producer, Humanitarian