Idaho Admin. Code r. 24.28.01.301 - QUALIFICATIONS FOR LICENSE

Current through August 30, 2021

The Board may grant a license to an applicant for licensure who meets the requirements set forth in Section 54-810, Idaho Code, pays the required fee, meets the requirements prescribed in Section 300 of these rules, and the following education or apprenticeship, experience, and examination qualifications: (7-1-21)T

01. Original Barber License. (7-1-21)T
a. Education. For a currently licensed cosmetologist, a licensed barber school must credit eight hundred (800) hours toward the required nine hundred (900) hours for a barber course. The school must submit for the Board's approval a written explanation of how the credited hours and the remaining hours of instruction will be allotted among the subjects in the barber course curriculum, provided that the remaining hours of instruction must at a minimum include: (7-1-21)T
i. Barber theory, including male haircuts, and (7-1-21)T
ii. Shaving. (7-1-21)T
b. For a currently licensed barber in another state, territory, possession or country, and who does not meet the qualifications for licensure by endorsement, fifty (50) hours of instruction may be credited for each three (3) months of practical experience in barbering. (7-1-21)T
02. Original Barber-Stylist License. (7-1-21)T
a. For a currently licensed cosmetologist, a licensed barber school must credit one thousand four hundred (1,400) hours toward the required one thousand five hundred (1,500) hours for a barber-stylist course. The school must submit for the Board's approval a written explanation of how the credited hours and the remaining hours of instruction will be allotted among the subjects in the barber-stylist course curriculum, provided that the remaining hours of instruction must at a minimum include the following: (7-1-21)T
i. Barber theory, including male haircuts, and (7-1-21)T
ii. Shaving. (7-1-21)T
b. For a currently licensed barber-stylist in another state, territory, possession or country, fifty (50) hours of instruction may be credited for each three (3) months of practical experience in barber-styling. (7-1-21)T
03. Original Cosmetologist License. (7-1-21)T
a. Education. For a currently licensed barber-stylist, a licensed cosmetology school must credit one thousand three hundred (1,300) hours toward the required one thousand six hundred (1,600) hours for a cosmetology course. The school must submit for the Board's approval a written explanation of how the credited hours and the remaining hours of instruction will be allotted among the subjects in the cosmetology course curriculum, provided that the remaining hours of instruction must at a minimum include the following: (7-1-21)T
i. Nail technology; (7-1-21)T
ii. Esthetics; and (7-1-21)T
iii. Cosmetology theory, including female hairstyling. (7-1-21)T
b. For a currently licensed barber, a licensed cosmetology school must credit nine hundred (900) hours toward the required one thousand six hundred (1,600) hours for a cosmetology course. The school must submit for the Board's approval a written explanation of how the credited hours and the remaining hours of instruction will be allotted among the subjects in the cosmetology course curriculum, provided that the remaining hours of instruction must at a minimum include the following: (7-1-21)T
i. Working on the hair with chemicals; (7-1-21)T
ii. Nail technology; (7-1-21)T
iii. Esthetics; and (7-1-21)T
iv. Cosmetology theory, including female hairstyling. (7-1-21)T
c. A currently licensed esthetician, haircutter, or nail technician must be given credit of two hundred (200) hours toward the required one thousand six hundred (1,600) hours for a cosmetology course or four hundred (400) hours toward the required three thousand two hundred (3,200) hours as a cosmetology apprentice. (7-1-21)T
d. For a currently certificated makeup artist in this state, a licensed cosmetology school may credit up to fifty (50) hours toward the required instructional hours for a cosmetology course, or a licensed instructor may credit up to one hundred (100) hours toward the required apprenticeship hours. (7-1-21)T
e. For an esthetician, haircutter, or nail technician student, a licensed cosmetology school may credit eighty percent (80%) of accumulated hours, but no more than two hundred (200) hours, toward the required instructional hours for a cosmetology course. (7-1-21)T
f. For a currently licensed cosmetologist in another state, territory, possession or country, one hundred (100) hours of instruction or two hundred (200) hours as an apprentice may be credited for each six-month period of practical experience in cosmetology. (7-1-21)T
04. Original Electrologist License. Education. For a currently licensed electrologist in another state, territory, possession or country, forty (40) hours of instruction or eighty (80) hours as an apprentice may be credited for each six-month period of practical experience in electrology. (7-1-21)T
05. Original Esthetician License. (7-1-21)T
a. Education. For a currently certificated makeup artist in this state, a licensed cosmetology school may credit up to fifty (50) hours toward the required instructional hours for an esthetics course or, a licensed instructor may credit up to one hundred (100) hours toward the required apprenticeship hours. (7-1-21)T
b. A licensed cosmetology school may credit one-seventh (1/7) of accumulated hours toward the required instructional hours for an esthetics course for a cosmetology student. (7-1-21)T
c. For a currently licensed esthetician in another state, territory, possession or country, sixty (60) hours of instruction or one hundred twenty (120) hours as an apprentice may be given for each six-month period of practical experience in esthetics. (7-1-21)T
06. Original Nail Technician License. (7-1-21)T
a. A licensed cosmetology school may credit one-seventh (1/7) of accumulated hours toward the required instructional hours for a nail technology course for a cosmetology student. (7-1-21)T
b. For a currently licensed nail technician in another state, territory, possession or country, forty (40) hours of instruction or eighty (80) hours as an apprentice may be credited for each six-month period of practical experience in nail technology. (7-1-21)T
07. Makeup Artist Certificate. (7-1-21)T
a. Education/Training. Successful completion of instruction of not less than one hundred (100) hours in makeup artistry, which must include instruction and practical experience in safety and infection control. Hours may be classroom instruction, training, practical experience, or a combination. Instruction may be received from one (one) or more of the following sources: (7-1-21)T
i. A cosmetology school licensed in this state or another state, territory, possession, or country; (7-1-21)T
ii. A cosmetology or esthetics instructor licensed in this state or another state, territory or possession; (7-1-21)T
iii. A retail cosmetics dealer licensed in this state or another state, territory or possession; or (7-1-21)T
iv. Other source of instruction that includes: (7-1-21)T
(1). Knowledgeable and experienced instructor with a record of safe practices; (7-1-21)T
(2). Instruction in client safety and safe product selection; and (7-1-21)T
(3). Hands-on practice and training in infection control. (7-1-21)T
v. Any combination of the sources listed in Subsections 301.07.a.i. through a.iv. of this rule. (7-1-21)T
b. Documentation of Education/Training. An applicant may present proof of education/training in makeup artistry in the following ways: (7-1-21)T
i. A current cosmetology or esthetician license from another state, territory, possession or country. (7-1-21)T
ii. Transcripts or records of instruction. (7-1-21)T
iii. Documentation of work history and training as an employee for a retail cosmetics dealer licensed in this state or another state, territory or possession of the United States. (7-1-21)T
iv. Membership in the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild or other similar organization whose membership requirements meet or exceed the requirements of these rules. (7-1-21)T
v. Documentation of other training/experience must include: (7-1-21)T
(1). Identity and qualifications of the person delivering the instruction/training; (7-1-21)T
(2). Method of instruction/training and amount of hands-on training provided; and (7-1-21)T
(3). Subject matters covered, particularly pertaining to topics listed in Subsection 301.07.a.iv of these rules. (7-1-21)T
c. Additional Education/Training. The Board may require an applicant who does not have a documented record of sufficient training in safety and infection control to obtain additional training or other demonstration of competency in that area. (7-1-21)T

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Idaho Admin. Code r. 24.28.01.301

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