Sankofa Braiding Academy is under Sankofa Braiding & Natural HairCare, LLC.
The Academy was established in November 2015, in the east bay of northern California by Cynthia. The owner is a certified master braider, licensed cosmetologist, AMCA Certified Hair Loss Practitioner, Member of United State Trichology Institute, and has been in the beauty business for over fifteen (15) years.
The Academy leverages classroom teaching as well as hands-on-training so that students learn the braiding techniques of basic corn row (cane row), singles (plaits), twists and locs, among others.
Learn various hair braiding skills
This four-week course is designed for entrepreneurial minded individuals who would like to secure a financial future in the booming natural hair care industry. Through hands on training and observation of experienced instructors, students are taught Braiding techniques, Art & Science of hair, choosing hair care products, and opening and operating a natural hair care salon. By the end of the course, students will have honed a skill with a historical and cultural heritage recognized worldwide, received a certificate, and be well prepared to open their own hair salon.
Our Basic/Advanced hair braiding class is offered (3) Three days a week(MONDAY, TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY) for FOUR weeks to become a professionally Trainer Hair Braider from 6pm to 9pm each day.
Classes are offer Monthly.
Our Skill Enhancement Classes(8 hour) & Individual Classes(3 hours) are by SCHEDULING ONLY.
COST FOR THE COURSES:
Individual Class to learn a technique like 2 Strand(Twist), 3 Strand(Plaits/Box Braid), Cornrows, and Natural Hair Care Class,