Barber Instructor AssistantBoard of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners
A registered master barber certified by the board as a barber instructor assistant. Employment as a barber instructor assistant is limited to three years.
Every barber school must have one licensed barber instructor for each barber instructor assistant.
Hold a valid certificate of registration as a master barber and meets the education and examination requirements.
Completion of twelfth grade in an accredited school or equivalent, and current enrollment in a three hundred-hour instructor training program at a board-certified barber school.
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Application and Fees
Anyone interested in becoming a Barber Instructor Assistant must be registered for the 300 hour instructor training program AND work for a licensed Barber School or College. It is the school that submits a letter to the board explaining their desire to use the individual as a barber instructor assistant. The schools letter, along with a $25 check for the certificate, must be mailed to the board. The letter is part of the schools license file and the individual will be mailed a certificate listing him/her as a barber instructor assistant as soon as the request is approved.
Letter and check should be mailed to:
Cosmetology and Barber Examiners Board
500 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243