Teacher Training
Rhode Island

When you pursue beauty teacher training, you can aim to play a pivotal role in your student’s potential for success. Not only will you learn how to instruct the latest styles and techniques, but most programs include ways you can help students become better at business and customer service. Helping students understand safety and sanitation procedures is pretty high on the list as well. Are you already thinking about the real experience you will share with students to give them a peek of what the beauty industry is really like?

The Rhode Island salon scene is vibrant because of the talented cosmetology instructors that lead the way, and the cosmetology teacher training programs that guide them. Salons, such as Flipp Salon, Moss Salon in Providence, Hair Lab, and all the other acclaimed Rhode Island beauty hot-spots wouldn’t be thriving without great instructors. If you’re ready to learn the skills to be an effective leader in the classroom, use our school listings below or the search box at the top of this page to get going. Or, keep reading to learn the facts about beauty instructor licensing in Rhode Island.

State License Requirements
Education Details

If you want to learn how to design the most effective lesson plans, and communicate to all types of learners, you need to start with a great teacher training program. This will help you be an inspiration and mentor that will be critical in helping the next generation of stylists achieve their goals in the world of beauty as well. So get started by comparing the course learning outcomes at all the schools in your area.

Rhode Island cosmetology teacher training courses: •

  • Curriculum design •
  • Lesson planning •
  • Learning styles •
  • Classroom management
License Renewal
License Renewal Hours
License Renewal Period

To renew your cosmetology instructor qualifications in Rhode Island, you will need to become a licensed practitioner for at least three years, plus accumulate 300+ hours of teacher training. From there, you will have to submit the application for instructor licensure. For practitioners and instructors, Rhode Island does not require continuing education units to maintain licensure. The renewal period takes place every two years by September 30th. There is currently a $67 fee for renewing your license through the Rhode Island Department of Health.

Job Outlook Increase
Between 2012 - 2022
Working as a Cosmetology Instructor
State board Contact Information

Rhode Island Dept. of Health - Division of Hairdressing & Barbering
3 Capitol Hill, Room 105A
Providence, RI 02908-5097
Phone Number: 401-222-2828

The Rhode Island State Board of Cosmetology is your best resource for help with replacing a lost cosmetology license, updating your change of name or change of address information, or for acquiring out-of-state license applications and other useful forms.

Becoming a successful cosmetologist in Rhode Island can be a very difficult task to accomplish and will require consistent networking with national organizations of like minded individuals.  Below are a few organizations that we recommend.  

Find the Beauty Schools in Rhode Island that interest you below,

Empire Beauty School - Providence

151 Broadway,
Providence, RI 02886

Program: Cosmetology

As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people As the leading group of cosmetology schools in the U.S., with 89 schools in 21 states, Empire Education Group continues to dedicate the company's time and resources to creating opportunities for people to improve their lives. For more than 80 years, Empire has maintained this strong heritage and tradition of training future beauty professionals for rewarding and in-demand careers in the beauty industry. And, all Empire Education Group schools are also backed by the Regis Corporation, a Fortune 1000 company, and industry partner of Empire Education Group.
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