hour ONLINE COURSES For 2023 renewal 

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The Blueprint of Instructing

4 Hour Online CE Course for SC INSTRUCTORS

This 4 hour CE Course has 6 modules:

This course is for SC Instructors only (Please click here for hair, skin and nails course.)

  • 10 Tips For New and or existing Instructors
  • Managing Disruptive Behavior
  • Become an Exceptional Instructor
  • How to Give a Great Presentation, Pitch and Opening Statement
  • Get to know your Students with Personality quizzes and Activities
  • Understanding and Building Lesson Plans 

Watch this 2 minute preview for 4 hour Instructor's CE course above:

This CE course will be available to you for 2 weeks upon purchase. 

This course is not for cosmetologists, nail techs and estheticians

(please click here for hair, skin and nails course)


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     You will have access to online courses for two weeks upon purchase date.

This online course is self paced. You will be able to pause the course if you need to take a break.

Courses are able to be viewed on mobile devices. 

 Important Online Courses Information

All courses are approved by SC Stateboard of Cosmetology/ LLR and are certified by the University of South Carolina. All Courses covers required safety and sanitation and health. You must complete a total of 4 hours of continuing education during a two year license period. Know that all 4 of the hours needed for license renewal can be done online.

  • After purchasing a course please click on My Courses on the Home page and select the course you purchased. 

  • The name of the person who purchase course(s) must match the name of the person who is taking the course. This also includes the email address.  

  • You are able to use  Macbook, PC or tablet or mobile devices.

  • When you complete your course Excel will process, format and forward your continuing hours to The University of South Carolina. We submit to USC weekly and bi-monthly. This is standard procedure for all course providers. 

  • USC will process your hours and send you a certificate of completion to the address you provided. Next, they will forward your updated information to LLR. LLR will process your information and update their records/site with your updated hours. This is standard procedure for all CE providers and Ce courses. 

  • Please know each process from all entities involved does take time and is not immediate as stated by the board of cosmetology.

  •  Please know Course providers do not issue certificates, USC does. 

  • Please know course providers do not report your hours to the LLR/ State Board, USC does.

  • Please know certificates will not be emailed to you from USC only mailed. 

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Notice from The South Carolina Board of Cosmetology

The South Carolina Board of Cosmetology proposes to amend R.35-23 and 35-24 regarding continuing education and continuing education programs. Specifically, as to R.35-23, the Board proposes to reduce the continuing education requirements for cosmetologists, nail technicians and estheticians from 12 hours biennially to 4 hours biennially and to establish the subjects in which continuing education should be obtained to ensure the health and safety of the public: board laws and regulations, client safety, and/or infection control to include sanitation and disinfection. Additionally, the Board proposes to reduce the continuing education requirements for instructors from 12 hours biennially to 4 hours biennially. The Board further proposes to allow the continuing education hours to be obtained in-person or online. As to R.35-24, the Board proposes clarifying the requirements for continuing education programs, establishing guidance for in-person and online course offerings. The Board additionally establishes requirements to ensure continuing education participants’ identities are confirmed and that they receive credit for their attendance at approved courses.