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Barbering  (9-12 months)

Barbering is an art form that requires the skill  and understanding of the principles behind every haircut . CEI offers 1500 hour Georgia state approved certification course in barbering.  The Master Barber and Barber II programs combine both theory and practical training as preparation for licensure examinations. Teaching methods here at CEI provide explosive results and enable graduates to cut at an extremely high level.  

Our highly skilled and licensed educators believe in removing clipper gourds at 1000 hours.  The knowledge and skill of these freehand techniques prepare our graduates for both the state board licensing exam and helps them build confidence in their abilities so they are able to compete amongst tenured  and highly skilled professional Barbers.

Cosmetology  (9-12 months)

CEI offers a 1500 hour certification course, in  Master Cosmetology. Our Georgia state board approved curriculum combines both theory and practical training in the arts and sciences of hairstyling., basic skincare and nail care, and the skills needed to manage a salon. We  are centrally located in the heart of downtown Atlanta. This prime location affords our students with  the opportunity to perform the services they have learned on a wide variety of hair types  while on the clinic floor. 

Under the  direction and guidance of this industries most experienced educators combined with CEI's method of instruction provide the student with explosive results in their performance  instills  each student with the tools they need  to cut, style, and  color  at a highly skilled level. 

Nail Technology  (4-6 months)

CEI offers 525 hours of training as required by Georgia's State Board of  Cosmetology. The rigorous certification course combines both theory and practical training to prepare you for the state's licensure exam. This course is designed to provide the students with the skills to beautify hands and feet, through shaping nails, conditioning the cuticle, the application of nail polish, the application of hand and feet massages, and the experience to be successful within their profession.

Our educators  are licensed industry professionals who's creativity inspires each student to excel and achieve explosive results! CEI graduates become well rounded  individuals technically and professionally to  provide their clients with an extremely high level  of service. 



CEI offers the GEORGIA state approved 1000 hours of training in the area of esthetics . The course curriculum is structured to allow our students to receive an in-depth understanding  of the skin and how it works,  conducting skin analysis and  facials, the proper application of makeup, and so much more! 

Our  instructor's  are required to educate themselves on the most up to date products and techniques to they are able to create unique lesson plans that keep the student engaged as they prepare for the state board examination as they begin a rewarding career helping clients beautify the one  organ we can not afford to ignore , our skin . 

Instructor Training

CEI offers  750 hours of training to Master Barbers and Master Cosmetologist  who have a valid license for at least 1 year or more, The training  under the supervision of  CEI's Director of Education; through this guidance our student's learn how to effectively teach the skills  for which they are licensed and trained, the proper way to construct lesson plans and provide encouragement to a  group of  students  entering  a highly competitive industry. se, that combines both theory and practical training. We are centrally located in the heart of downtown Atlanta. CEI believes that each of our "Junior Instructors"  shall use the techniques they learn from our licensed instructors, the instructor specific coursework,  and their unique flair as they find the most  effective style of teaching that will translate within the classroom and on the clinic floor!