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Required Facilities and Equipment for Schools

Requirements for All Schools

Per sections 83.72(u) and 83.23 of the Barbering and Cosmetology Administrative Rules, schools must have the following:

Facility Requirements

There are no set requirements for the square footage of a school, number of chairs, or number of sinks that schools must have. A school must have and maintain adequate space, equipment, and instructional materials to provide classroom training to the number of students enrolled.

Equipment

Equipment that is made available to students must be in good working condition, be of adequate design to allow for effective instruction, and be sufficient for the student to perform the services associated with the curriculum.

Signage

Schools must display in a conspicuous place clearly visible to the public:

Laws and Rules Book

Per section 83.23 of the Barbering and Cosmetology Administrative Rules, schools must obtain a copy of the current Barbering and Cosmetology Law and Rules Book. The fee for each copy is $14. This book must be available for reference in your place of business at all times.

You must comply with all applicable laws and rules, paying special note to the health and safety requirements and the responsibilities of schools.


Class A Barber or Cosmetology Operator Curriculum

For schools offering Class A Barber or Cosmetology Operator curriculum, the following equipment must be available in adequate number for student use:


Esthetician Curriculum

For schools offering esthetician curriculum, the following equipment must be available in adequate number for student use:

If offering dual esthetician-manicurist curriculum, the equipment required for the esthetician curriculum and the equipment for the manicure curriculum must be in the school including a wax warmer and paraffin warmer for each service, in adequate number for student use.


Manicurist Curriculum

For schools offering manicurist curriculum, the following equipment must be available in adequate number for student use:

If offering dual esthetician-manicurist curriculum, the equipment required for the esthetician curriculum and the equipment for the manicure curriculum must be in the school including a wax warmer and paraffin warmer for each service, in adequate number for student use.


Eyelash Extension Curriculum

For schools offering eyelash extension curriculum, the following equipment must be available in adequate number for student use: