BARBERING - FLORIDA

Barbering
IN
Florida

So you want to join the barbering community in Florida, but want to know the details? No problem. We’ve been helping students choose the right cosmetology and barber school programs in the Sunshine State for years. If you’re eager to get started, and just can’t wait – don’t worry. You can use the search box above or scroll through the list of cosmetology school options below right this second! In a matter of months, you can compete in the Tallahassee Barber Battle, and you can plan for a long career, like Joe Brown of Pensacola who was still cutting hair at 98 years young! If you’re serious about becoming a barber in Florida, we have the information you need to make an informed decision.

Better yet, we have relationships with schools across the state who help students like you develop the fundamentals provide the latest in men’s styles. You can also learn how to give a killer shave, which is a relaxing perk that can keep men coming back to your shop. Start planning the best path for you to become a barber in Florida now.

Barber Schools in Orlando
State License Requirements
1,200
Hours

In Florida, barbering license requirements are similar to cosmetology licensing requirements. To qualify for licensure, you must go through at least 1,200 hours of education at an accredited beauty school. When you sign up to take your written barbering exam, you must pay an application and licensure fee of $150. You must also pay a $31.50 administrative fee to take your written test.

Contact the licensing agency to learn more:

Florida Barbers’ Board

Education Details

For Florida barbering students, there are many learning outcomes to achieve to become a master barber and stylist in this state. You should seek programs that teach the art and science of men’s haircutting. Taking care of men’s hair, and offering grooming and coloring options can be just as complicated as the styles we usually associate with those geared toward women.

For a complete barbering education, your curriculum might include: •

  • Chemical hair relaxing and soft curl permanents •
  • Mustache and beard grooming •
  • Florida barbering laws •
  • Hair and scalp treatments
License Renewal
16
License Renewal Hours
2 Years*
License Renewal Period

When you complete your barbering license requirements in Florida, the first thing you should do is put the renewal date on your calendar, so you can keep it active. In the Sunshine State, you will need to renew your barbering license in even-numbered years, no later than July 31st. At the time you submit your application, you will also need to prove that you took the required HIV/AIDS course, as well as the other courses that cover clinical management, safety and sanitation regulations. You will also pay a fee of $105 when you renew, which will be processed by the Florida.

Careers
$26,820 
Salary
20.90%
Job Outlook Increase
Between 2012 - 2022
Working as a Barber
State board Contact Information

Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation, Board of Cosmetology
1940 N. Monroe St.
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0783
Phone Number: 850-487-1395
Fax Number: 866-888-1176
E-mail Address: call.center@dbpr.state.fl.us

The Florida State Board of Cosmetology can help you with replacing a lost cosmetology license, updating change of name or change of address information, and acquiring out-of-state and other useful forms, as well as answer additional questions about obtaining a Florida state cosmetology license.

Florida’s barbers are valued professionals who have made the hair care
industry soar in the state. All who aspire to make barbering a career there,
consult with these groups first and foremost.

Florida Department of Education
Florida Department of Business and Developmental Registration
Florida Barbers’ Board

 

Find the Beauty Schools in Florida that interest you below,

Boca Beauty Academy

7820 Glades Road,
Boca Raton, FL 33434

Program: Barbering

International Hair and Barber Academy

7025 Beracasa Way, Ste. 206,
Boca Raton, FL 33433

Program: Barbering

Artistic Nails & Beauty Academy

4951 Adamo Drive,
Brandon-Tampa area, FL 33605

Program: Barbering

Sunstate Academy

2525 Drew Street,
Clearwater, FL 33765

Program: Barbering

Sunstate Academy

2040 Colonial Blvd,
Fort Myers, FL 33907

Program: Barbering

Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers - Hollywood

420 S State Road 7,
Hollywood, FL 33020

Program: Barbering

Artistic Nails & Beauty Academy

985 E. Memorial Blvd.,
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL 33801

Program: Barbering

Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers-Orlando

1271 East Semoran Blvd,Suite 131
Orlando, FL 32707

Program: Barbering

Daytona College

425 South Nova Road,
Ormond Beach, FL 32174

Program: Barbering

Boca Beauty Academy

7329 North State Road 7,
Parkland, FL 33073

Program: Barbering

Florida Barber Academy

51 N. State Road 7,
Plantation, FL 33317

Program: Barbering

Beauty Anatomy Institute of Cosmetology and Wellness

1901 N Federal Highway #201,
Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Program: Barbering

American Institute of Beauty Inc.

2800 34th St. N,
St. Petersburg, FL 33713

Program: Barbering

Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers-West Palm Beach Campus

7587 S. Dixie Highway,
West Palm Beach, FL 33405

Program: Barbering

American Institute of Beauty Inc.

3665 East Bay Drive, Suite 164,
Clearwater area-Largo, FL 33771

Program: Cosmetology

Empire Beauty School - Lauderhill

Boulevard Shoppes, 4806 N. University Drive,
Fort Lauderdale-Lauderhill, FL 33351

Program: Cosmetology

Empire Beauty School - Lakeland

5101 U.S Highway 98 North,
Lakeland, FL 33812

Program: Cosmetology

Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers - Margate

5000-C Coconut Creek Parkway,
Margate, FL 33063

Program: Cosmetology

Empire Beauty School - Tampa

Brandon Crossings, 10083 East Adamo Drive,
Tampa, FL 33619

Program: Cosmetology

Empire Beauty School - West Palm Beach

Cross County Plaza, 4258 Okeechobee Blvd,(Intersection of Okeechobee & Military Trail)
West Palm Beach, FL 33409

Program: Cosmetology