USTI 2 Day Hair Loss Practitioner Course with Exam Voucher

Hours: 60 / Access Length: 12 months / Delivery: Online, Self-Paced
Retail Price: $1,689.00

Course Overview:

This USTI Hair Loss Practitioner Certification course covers the practice of trichology, the structure and functions of the skin, hair structure and texture, hair loss types, and treatment options. This course also covers techniques such as scoping, and conducting consultations in addition to ways you can expand your offerings to help your clients and maximize your revenue.

Students will learn:
  • Important terminology for trichology and trichologists
  • Scope of practice for trichologists, their training, and specialties
  • Function and glands of the skin
  • Hair structure, texture, physiology, & chemistry
  • Effects of pH on hair
  • Amino acids & hair bonds
  • Alopecia types, causes, and symptoms
  • Conducting consultations and scoping techniques
  • Check-up best practices
  • Advanced options for alopecia treatment
  • Opportunities in trichology
  • Case studies

This course prepares a student to take the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA) Hair Loss Practitioner Certification (HLPC) certification exam.

Course Outline:

  • Introduction
  • Lesson 1: Functions and Glands of the Skin
  • Lesson 2: Hair Structure, Physiology & Chemistry
  • Lesson 3: Hair Texture
  • Lesson 4: Hair pH
  • Lesson 5: Amino Acids & Hair Bonds
  • Lesson 6: Alopecia
  • Lesson 7: Scoping, Consultations, & Checkups
  • Lesson 8: Advanced Options for Alopecia
  • Lesson 9: Trichology Opportunities
  • Lesson 10: Case Studies
  • Lesson 11: Bonus Material

All necessary course materials are included.


This course prepares a student to take the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA) Hair Loss Practitioner Certification (HLPC) certification exam.

System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:

  • Cable, Fiber, DSL, or LEO Satellite (i.e. Starlink) internet with speeds of at least 10mb/sec download and 5mb/sec upload are recommended for the best experience.

NOTE: While cellular hotspots may allow access to our courses, users may experience connectivity issues by trying to access our learning management system.  This is due to the potential high download and upload latency of cellular connections.   Therefore, it is not recommended that students use a cellular hotspot as their primary way of accessing their courses.

Hardware Requirements:

  • CPU: 1 GHz or higher
  • RAM: 4 GB or higher
  • Resolution: 1280 x 720 or higher.  1920x1080 resolution is recommended for the best experience.
  • Speakers / Headphones
  • Microphone for Webinar or Live Online sessions.

Operating System Requirements:

  • Windows 7 or higher.
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • Latest Chrome OS
  • Latest Linux Distributions

NOTE: While we understand that our courses can be viewed on Android and iPhone devices, we do not recommend the use of these devices for our courses. The size of these devices do not provide a good learning environment for students taking online or live online based courses.

Web Browser Requirements:

  • Latest Google Chrome is recommended for the best experience.
  • Latest Mozilla FireFox
  • Latest Microsoft Edge
  • Latest Apple Safari

Basic Software Requirements (These are recommendations of software to use):

  • Office suite software (Microsoft Office, OpenOffice, or LibreOffice)
  • PDF reader program (Adobe Reader, FoxIt)
  • Courses may require other software that is described in the above course outline.

** The course outlines displayed on this website are subject to change at any time without prior notice. **