Castelo's is an apprenticeship academy for Cosmetology and Barbering. For those that desire to learn basic to advance skills from master barbers and stylists. A hands on environment that will not only prepare you for licensing and certification, but will give you product knowledge, advance technical classes, and State Board preparation by professionals still actively working in the beauty industry.
- Georgia Ruisenor
(These hours begin before you
receive your apprentice
Before applying for the
Apprentice License, Pre-
apprentice course instruction
and exam must be completed.
You will learn:
Rules & regulations
Decontamination and infection
On the job training: (these
hours do not begin until you
have received your apprentice
Apprentice must find a Trainer
to complete their 3200 hours.
You have 2 years to complete
various work processes at the
establishment indicated on
your Apprentice license.
Related Supplemental Instruction (RSI –
(these hours do not begin until you have
received your apprentice license)
Apprentice must attend classes twice a
month and complete 260 RSI hours. This
is your in-class book and theory
workbook assignments. Homework,
State board practice exams and practice
practical will be done in
OPEN ENROLLMENT YEAR AROUND
APPRENTICESHIP IS THE ALTERNATIVE TO BEAUTY. THE APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM IS 2 YEAR TRAINING PROGRAM THAT ALLOWS STUDENTS TO EARN AN INCOME WHILE STUDYING TO BECOME A COSMETOLOGIST OR BARBER. RELATED SUPPLEMENTAL INSTRUCTION (CLASSES) ARE TWICE A MONTH AND TRAINING IS DONE ON THE
JOB. CASTELO’S OFFERS VARIOUS CAMPUS LOCATIONS AND CAN INDENTURE AN APPRENTICE IN ANY COUNTY THROUGHOUT CALIFORNIA.
Open Monday - Friday
Castelo’s Apprenticeship Academy is a California State Registered Apprenticeship school approved by the
Department of Apprenticeship Standards and the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology with
oversight by a Local Education Agency.
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STATE BOARD PREP AVALIABLE
Semi-private instruction for students who need help passing the State Board Barbering and Cosmetology exam. Contact us for more information.
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For those interested but have no experience we offer Workshop courses prior to
applying for your Apprentice license