Current through Reg. 47, No. 249; December 28, 2021
A pre-licensure electrolysis training program must
demonstrate that it will comply with the following general requirements in
order to be approved by the Council:
(1) The electrolysis training program is
licensed by the Commission for Independent Education and the license is a
current, unencumbered provisional, regular or biennial license issued pursuant
to Sections 1005.31-.38, F.S.
Electrolysis training programs intended to train individuals to practice in
Florida must provide the Electrolysis Council copies of all documents submitted
to the Department of Education for initial approval and renewal by the
Commission for Independent Education. Failure to provide these materials to the
Council shall result in a denial or revocation of program approval by the
(3) The didactic portion
of the required training may include online or home study courses.
(4) The content of the training program must
meet the minimum curriculum standards set forth in Rule
F.A.C. The training program must provide the equipment listed in Rule
F.A.C. The training program shall be located in an electrology facility
licensed under Rule
F.A.C. An electrolysis training program must meet the requirements for
combining epilator, laser and light-based training contained by the rules in
Chapter 64B8-53, F.A.C., no later than March 1, 2018.
(5) Electrolysis training programs shall be
strictly limited to training in permanent hair removal, laser or light-based
hair reduction, or both.
students in the clinical application phase of an electrolysis training program,
as described in subsection
F.A.C., shall have access to the equipment needed for the procedure being
(7) An electrolysis
training program in another state or jurisdiction which does not license the
practice of electrolysis shall be an approved electrolysis training program if
it meets requirements substantially equivalent to those in Chapter 64B8-53,
(8) Students shall not be
admitted to the training program until it is approved by the Council.
The facility where initial training is
offered shall submit to the Council at least the following:
(a) A statement of the educational goals and
objectives of the program;
detailed course outline or syllabus, including method of instruction, and
(c) A current
curriculum vitae of the course instructor(s);
(d) A sample certificate of completion which
states the number of classroom hours completed and the number of clinical hours
Fla. Admin. Code Ann. R.
(4) FS. Law Implemented
New 9-29-93, Formerly
61F6-78.001, Amended 6-19-96, Formerly 59R-53.001, Amended 11-13-97, 2-15-07,
Register Volume 43, Number 020, January 31, 2017 effective