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THE FULL 8 - Core & PPCE - SSPA Atrium 06/17/2019
Monday, June 17, 2019, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM CDT
Category: Events with Professional Practice, CORE & Instructor CE



CORE - Health, Safety, Infection Control, Laws & Rules  


PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE - Upstyling for Success

Monday, June 17, 2018, 9:00am - 6:00pm

SSPA Atrium
1st Floor Training Room
2626 E 82nd St
Bloomington, MN 55425


About the Day

        CORE COURSE   9:00am - 1:00pm

This is the required 4-hour health, safety, infection control, laws and rules course that all license types take.  It is filled with new information and updated rules from the last legislative and Board of Cosmetology updates.

LUNCH ON YOUR OWN  1:00pm - 2:00pm

                         2:00pm - 6:00pm

In this 4-hour Professional Practice Course learn how to tackle upstyling with confidence!  The class will cover: 

  • foundations of upstyling 
  • how to tackle the Pinterest picture
  • braiding techniques
  • being efficient to maximize your dollar
  • putting it all together with ease 


About the Instructors

Carol Theis - CORE
Carol is a licensed cosmetologist with over twenty years of experience instructing and working behind the chair.  A graduate of the Scott Lewis school, she started in a small shop and later was offered a job with the Regis Corporation to work in southern California.  Upon returning to Minnesota, Carol continued her education to improve her skill training but also received her manager’s and instructor’s licenses.  Today, Carol actively works behind the chair and educates for the Salon and Spa Professional Association in the Core program.  She finds her life as a hairdresser and educator very rewarding and wouldn't have it any other way.

Whitney Bass - Upstyling for Success
With over a decade of experience in the beauty industry, Whitney’s true passion has always come alive when she’s had the chance to share her knowledge with both clients and fellow hair stylists.  Her resume of experience includes working behind the chair in different salon types, salon management, multi-unit salon leadership as well as technical and operations training for a few of the industry’s largest franchise corporations.  Currently she’s living out her longtime dream of owning her own salon studio along with educating for SexyHair Concepts.  While fusing her talent for both hairdressing and devotion to education, she feels truly blessed to get to do what she loves.  She has her sights set on leaving a legacy in this field and helping other stylists do the same.  She looks forward to sharing the journey with you!


About Registration

ONLINE:  $130 by 6/12/19; $150 after 6/12/2019;

BY PHONE:  $140 by 6/12/2019; $150 after 6/12/2019; 952.925.9731

SSPA MEMBERS:  $99 by 6/12/2019; $150 after 6/12/2019; add $10 for phone


Want to take only one of the courses?

Core Registration:  $65/$75 late REGISTER

Upstyling for Success:  $79/$89 late REGISTER

*Beginning August 1, 2017, 4 hours of Professional Practice Continuing Education will be required for all active operators and salon managers to renew their licenses.  In addition to the 4-hour Core class, you will now need 4 hours of practical education in your field of expertise.  

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Contact: 952.925.9731