Your journey begins at Salon Alure in Purcellville, VA!
We believe the best approach to learning is to be hands-on, growing in the salon environment. You will be equipped with the knowledge you need to receive your cosmetology license AND you will be prepared with advanced skills needed to be a top stylist.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Apprenticeship Program?
It is an in-salon cosmetology training program where students learn from master stylists/educators WITHIN the salon environment! Right from the beginning, students are immersed in the beauty industry -- not a stuffy classroom-- learning the basics as well as advanced skills and stylist best practices.
You will perform services on mannequins and live models, ranging from hair chemical services and styling to manicures/pedicures to facials and waxing, all under the guidance of our best stylist educators.
What is the cost of tuition?
FREE! Only cost to you is your materials which we will provide to you.
How long is the program?
18 months, consisting of 3,000 hours of on-the-job training and 144 hours of theory.
What qualities are you looking for in apprentice candidates?
Good attitude, passion to start this career path, driven/motivated/responsible to do what it takes to achieve your dreams!
How do I learn more and apply?
Click here and fill out the application to apply or simply to learn more. We will set up a meeting with you to go over any questions and help you determine if our program is a fit for you!