This course provides students to become licensed hair braiders upon the completion of appropriate hours (300) as required by the state of Illinois. Students will engage in such practices as: braiding, corn rowing, extending, lacing, locking, sewing, twisting, and weaving. Also known as "natural hair care", this class will provide students with hands-0n experience to deal with several hair textures including "chemical-free" and those experiencing various types of hair loss. The work-based learning strategy appropriate for this course is a school-based enterprise. Students must be at least age 16 to participate in this class.