Schools and the learners you serve have common goals—licensure pass rates and salon-readiness—yet have their own styles and needs. Pivot Point has crafted an inclusive, responsive Fundamentals: Cosmetology system to meet every school, every educator, every student where you are. Structured in 13 areas of study with 106 nimble, modular lessons to flow easily within your learning path, Fundamentals is always learner-centered and industry-relevant, to help students See, Think, Create, Adapt.
Never search for, share—or purchase!—educational materials again. Fundamentals builds educator tools into every lesson. Expertly prepared support materials that take the burden off the educator include:
-Design Decision charts
-Curriculum support charts
-Teacher's Study Guide
We speak hair design by heart. Our Fundamentals: Cosmetology system and one-stop support help your educators translate so students can See, Think, Create and Adapt hair creatively and consistently. One point of difference is how we teach haircutting, using the four basic forms. Pivot Point's four basic forms are the foundation for any haircut. Once the four forms have been mastered, the possibilities are endless.
What to call our Pivot Point process of 7 unique haircutting and design procedures is less important than how well they work to help you grow learners' skillsets and confidence in the salon. Grounded in design principles, these proven 7 Sculpting Procedures lead to predictable results to not only recreate looks, but to develop new trends.
101 Life Skills features 6 lessons on the skills that will create a personal foundation for career success.Learn More
102B Science presents 19 lessons focused on infection control, anatomy, electricity, chemistry and trichology.Learn More
103 Business offers 10 lessons that cover goal setting, the job search, salon ownership and effective retailing.Learn More
104 Client-Centered Design consists of 6 lessons focused on using the 4 Service Essentials.Learn More
105 Sculpture/Cut has 21 theory and workshop lessons.Learn More
106 Men’s Sculpture/Cut contains 5 theory and workshop lessons.Learn More
105 Sculpture/Cut lessons include:
106 Men’s Sculpture/Cut lessons include:
107 Hair Design introduces 21 lessons that emphasize wet and thermal hair design theory and hair design workshops.Learn More
108 Long Hair Design presents 13 long hair theory and workshop lessons.Learn More
109 Wigs & Hair Additions has 4 theory and salon-related wig and hair addition services lessons.Learn More
110 Color brings into focus 9 color theory lessons with 8 salon-related color workshop lessons.Learn More
111 Perm & Relax is composed 11 perm theory and workshop lessons and 10 relaxer theory and workshop lessons.Learn More
112 Skin adds 15 theory and workshop lessons on skin, hair removal and makeup.Learn More
113 Nails offers 7 theory and workshop nails lessons and 6 artificial nails lessons.Learn More