Barber Instructor Assistant

Board 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.

Certification Requirements

Hold a valid certificate of registration as a master barber and meets the education and examination requirements.

Educational 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.

For information on application, registration, examination or fees, contact our testing vender PSI online at or by phone, 800-733-9267.

Application and Fees

To apply for an initial license please visit The fee for an initial application is $25.

License renewals can be done here.

Licenses expired for more than three (3) years become invalid. In order to reinstate an invalid license, the licensee must take reinstatement exams. There are no waivers to this provision.