Monday, January 31st - Friday, February 4th
IN THIS 5-DAY TRAINING PROGRAM, YOU WILL RECEIVE INSTRUCTOR-LED EDUCATION AND HANDS-ON PRACTICE WITH FUNDAMENTAL HAIR-LOCKING TECHNIQUES!
YOU WILL LEARN:
✔ How to Start, Groom, and Care for Microlocs and Traditional Locs
✔ How to Appropriately Establish the Part-to-Loc Ratio for All Sizes of Locs on Various Textures Of Hair
✔ How to Section the Hair For Brick-Lay, Crescent & Diamond Parting System Foundations
✔ How To Correctly Use Palm-Rolling and Crocheting for Loc Grooming
✔ What Products to Avoid Using on Locs and What Products are Best For Hair Locking
✔ How to Thoroughly Cleanse and Strengthen Loc’d Hair
✔ Important Salon Systems and Business Knowledge to Market Services for Hair Locking
Upon successfully completing this certification training program, you will have the knowledge and authority to start and cultivate locs for all textures of hair!
Please note if only paying the deposit today, the remaining balance ($1,350) is due no later than 7 days prior to class start date.
DAY 1: Getting to Know Locs & Products
An explorative overview of the different types, sizes, and grooming techniques of locs; and a detailed assessment of the various tools and products for starting, maintaining, and repairing locs.
DAY 2: The Foundations of the Locking Process
A thorough look at each stage of the locking process and parting systems necessary for establishing locs on various head shapes, hair textures and curl patterns.
DAY 3: Art & Science of Loc Styling
Learn the fundamentals for creating loc styles for locs of all lengths and sizes; and which styles promote or disrupt the locking process.
DAY 4: The Business of Hair Locking
We will review how to appropriately price your services, attract and retain clientele, and the systems for starting your business as a Certified Loctician.
DAY 5: Grooming & Maintenance of Locs
A comprehensive review, demonstration, and practice of loc grooming using techniques such as palm-rolling, interlocking and crocheting.
Where will this training be located?
This training is offered in Lanham, Maryland— which is right outside of Washington, DC.
Will I need to bring anything to training?
Glad you asked! Included in your registration is a Loctician Essentials Kit" ($600 value) that includes EVERYTHING you need including a mannequin head and all the tools and products to execute the techniques you will be taught.
Will students be required to wear a mask?
The class size is limited to allow for social distancing and all attendees will be required to follow posted face covering mandates for the State of Maryland.
Will Sisterlocks be taught in this training program?
No, Sisterlocks™ are a patented hair locking system and can only be taught through the Sisterlocks™ program. However, you will learn how to start and groom locs / microlocs using interlocking in this program.
How do I become a Certified Loctician?
Upon successfully completing the Multi-Cultural Loctician Training, students must complete a Theory Assessment with a score of 80% or higher and submit Practical Evidence of parting systems, loc foundations, and grooming techniques.
Once you are certified you will be listed in our public directory of Certified Locticians.
What is the cost to apply for certification?
The application fee for certification is $100 [not included in the cost of the training].