TITLE 68: PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS
CHAPTER VII: DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION
SUBCHAPTER b: PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS
PART 1175 THE BARBER, COSMETOLOGY, ESTHETICS, HAIR BRAIDING, AND NAIL TECHNOLOGY ACT OF 1985
SECTION 1175.332 CURRICULUM REQUIREMENTS – 500-HOUR BARBER COURSE FOR LICENSED COSMETOLOGISTS AND LICENSED COSMETOLOGY TEACHERS


 

Section 1175.332 Curriculum Requirements 500-Hour Barber Course for Licensed Cosmetologists and Licensed Cosmetology Teachers

 

a) The 500-hour barber course for licensed cosmetologists or licensed cosmetology teachers seeking licensure as a barber (see Section 2-10 of the Act), shall include a minimum of 500 clock hours of instruction and practical experience in subjects in the following categories as defined in Section 1175.330:

 

1) Basic Training − 90 Hours, including the Act and this Part and sanitary standards;

 

2) Shaving and Facial Hair Design 50 Hours;

 

3) Haircutting and Styling 300 Hours;

 

4) Chemical Texture Services 30 Hours;

 

5) Barbershop Management 30 Hours.

 

b) The school may provide online hours in theory, not to exceed 10% of the total hours.

 

c) The school may include an internship as part of this course.

 

(Source: Added at 42 Ill. Reg. 15159, effective August 10, 2018)