TEACHER TRAINING - ILLINOIS

Teacher Training
IN
Illinois

Beauty teacher training courses can open your eyes to the techniques and best practices that help students learn a valuable trade. Whether you want to teach hair, nails, barbering, makeup, skin care, or massage, you’ll need to develop your teaching skillset. Fortunately, there are schools in Illinois who prove you have quality options. You can also join Illinois’ efforts to lift up your community. For instance, lawmakers recently helped develop a program to train salon workers to spot possible domestic violence situations. As a cosmetology teacher, you can help students understand their job will be about more than just cutting hair.

We take pride in our years of experience, helping beauty students pursue their dreams in cosmetology. It takes a special kind of person to be a teacher, no matter what subject, grade or age level. Many adults go into teaching to earn extra income, or to get a change of pace from their routine. To check out your options in your area, look below for Illinois teacher training programs near you. We also laid out the highlights of becoming a cosmetology instructor in Illinois below. Want to know hour requirements and other aspects of this career? It’s all right here.

State License Requirements
1,000
Hours
500
Hours + 2 Years Experience Within Last 4 Years

You may want to become a cosmetology instructor after spending some time getting practical experience. There are two routes you can follow, both of which require a current cosmetology license in Illinois. If you have two years of experience, you must get 500 hours of teacher training to become certified. If you have less than two years of experience, you must go through 1,000 hours of training.

 

Find licensing applications below:

Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation

Education Details

In Illinois, you can learn to be a great cosmetology instructor if you have the passion for motivating students, and the right teacher training. Effective programs will be geared towards helping you develop leadership skills, and the ability to design course material that helps students fully grasp cosmetology concepts. If you want to find the best instructor training, start by looking at all the courses offered through programs in your area.

Illinois beauty school instructor courses include: •

  • Learning styles •
  • Communication •
  • Teaching methods •
  • Student motivation
License Renewal
24
License Renewal Hours
2 Years
License Renewal Period

Like a lot of states, you can earn the right to teach cosmetology classes by earning your cosmetology license and completing the appropriate number of training hours. In Illinois, you can qualify with 1,000 training hours or 500 hours of training plus two years of experience. To teach cosmetology in Illinois, you will have to have 14 continuing education units every two years. The renewal fee in Illinois is $25. The Illinois Board of Cosmetology is the agency who will facilitate your renewal.

Careers
$50,730
Salary
6.2%
Job Outlook Increase
Between 2012 - 2022
Working as a Cosmetology Instructor

The Job Outlook for a Beauty School Instructor in Illinois appears to have some room for growth. Beauty School Instructors can expect some competition in the IL market and should consider specializing to easily promote instruction strengths. With a location quotient of 0.92 and an average annual wage of $50,730, Illinois is considered to have an average employment level for this occupation at a decent wage.

State board Contact Information

Illinois Dept. of Professional Regulation—Barber, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Hair Braiding, and Nail Technology Board
320 W. Washington St., 3rd Fl.
Springfield, IL 62786
100 W. Randolph Street, 9th Fl.
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone Number: 1-888-473-4858

The Illinois 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 an Illinois state cosmetology license.

In order to be successful as a cosmetologist in Illinois, it is critical to join a network of professionals in the same field. Below are some organizations that we recommend joining.

  • Illinois Cosemtology Association Inc.
  • National Cosmetology Association
  • Professional Beauty Association

Find the Beauty Schools in Illinois that interest you below,

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

2500 Georgetown Rd,
Danville, IL 61832

Program: Teacher Training

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

264 South Randall Road,
Elgin, IL 60123

Program: Teacher Training

Empire Beauty School - Hanover Park-Chicago

1167 W Lake Street,
Hanover Park-Chicago, IL 60133

Program: Teacher Training

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

751 East Park Avenue,
Libertyville, IL 60048

Program: Teacher Training

Cameo Beauty Academy

9714 S Cicero Avenue,
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Program: Teacher Training

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

602 West Glen Avenue,
Peoria, IL 61602

Program: Teacher Training

Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology - PERU

3602 Marquette Rd #2,
Peru, IL 61354

Program: Teacher Training

Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology - ROCKFORD

2601 N. Mulford,
Rockford, IL 61114

Program: Teacher Training

University of Spa and Cosmetology Arts

2913 West White Oaks Drive,
Springfield, IL 62704

Program: Teacher Training

Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology - STERLING

211 East 3rd Street,
Sterling, IL 61081

Program: Teacher Training

Empire Beauty School - Stone Park-Chicago

3106 West North Avenue,
Stone Park, IL 60165

Program: Teacher Training

Empire Beauty School - Vernon Hills-Chicago

226 Hawthorn Village Commons,
Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Program: Teacher Training

Capri College

2540 East 53rd Street,
Davenport, IA 52807

Program: Cosmetology

American Hair Academy

304 South Iris Street,
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641

Program: Cosmetology

Cosmetology & Spa Academy

142 East Golf Road,
Chicago Area/Schaumburg, IL 60193

Program: Cosmetology

Cosmetology & Spa Academy

700 East Terra Cotta Avenue,
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Program: Cosmetology

Tri-County Beauty Academy

219 N State Street,
Litchfield, IL 62056

Program: Cosmetology

Capri Beauty College

1938 East Lincoln Highway,
New Lenox, IL 60451

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

755 W. Raab Road,
Normal, IL 61761

Program: Cosmetology

G Skin & Beauty Institute

1200 Harger Road,Suite 100
Oak Brook, IL 60523

Program: Cosmetology

Capri Beauty College

15815 Rob Roy Drive,
Oak Forest, IL 60452

Program: Cosmetology

John Amico School of Hair Design

15301 Cicero Avenue,
Oak Forest, IL 60452

Program: Cosmetology

Hair Professionals Career College

2245 Gateway Drive,
Sycamore, IL 60178

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

202 E. University Ave,
Urbana, IL 61801

Program: Cosmetology

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