hour ONLINE COURSEFor 2023 SC Renewal 


Cosmetologists  Nail Techs   Estheticians

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4 Hour Online CE Course for  

SC Cosmetologists, Nail Techs & Estheticians 

This 4 hour CE Course has 11 modules:

This course is not for SC Instructors- (Please click here for  Instructor's course.)

Watch 30 second preview for 4 hour CE course above:

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

This course is not for instructors (please click here for Instructor's Course 

  • Infection control and Safety prior to services
  • Physical Distancing Practices to Avoid Infection Exposure & Glossary
  • Importance of Disinfecting & Sanitizing in the Salon
  • SC Sanitation Guidelines for Salons
  • How to Clean Salon Tools to Eliminate Bacteria & Infection
  • How to Clean Brushes and Pallets to Prevent the Spread of Infections
  • Chemicals and Your Health
  • Work Smarter Not Harder
  • Best Practices to Reduce Chemical Exposure & Safety & signages
  • Disinfections Precautions
  • Strive For & Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle in the Beauty Industry
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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.

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

Online courses are self paced. You will be able to pause courses 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.