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How Long Does It Take To Become A Barber Instructor?

How Long Does It Take To Become A Barber Instructor

Do you have a passion for barbery? Are you a patient teacher who takes the time to help others learn? If so, becoming a barber instructor may be the perfect path for you. Quality Barber College in Houston offers full and part time Barber Instructor Courses! For licensed barbers that are looking to gain the knowledge and expertise required to begin teaching students how to pass a state licensing exam, our barber instructor course is an excellent fit for you. This course will teach the additional techniques and skills to help provide your future students with an in-depth comprehension of barbery. This course requires 750 clock hours to complete. Do not put your future off any longer, instead contact our school today and schedule a tour of our amazing facility and take the first step towards becoming a barber instructor in Houston.


How can I become a Barber Instructor in Houston?

To be eligible for a barber instructor license, you must:

be at least 18 years of age;

have a high school diploma or a high school equivalency certificate;

hold a current Class A barber certificate; have completed:

a course consisting of 750 hours of instruction in barber courses and methods of teaching in a barber school; or at least one year of work experience as a licensed Class A barber; and,

have completed 500 hours of instruction in barber courses and methods of teaching in a commission-approved training program; or

have completed 15 semester hours in education courses from an accredited college or university within the 10 years preceding the date of the application; or

have obtained a degree in education from an accredited college or university; and pass the written and practical exams.


Can I work in a barber shop with my Barber Instructor license and work as an instructor in a barber school?

Yes, a person holding a Barber Instructor license may perform any act of barbering and may instruct a person in any act of barbering in a licensed barber school.


I hold a barber license in another state and earned the license through an apprenticeship program. Can I get a Texas barber license?

Yes, if your license from another state is active and you have met the required work experience, you may be eligible for a Texas barber license. Please see the Transferring Your Barber License From Another State page on this website for more information on work experience requirements, application forms, and instructions.

For many barbers becoming an instructor offers new opportunities in a field they are already established in. When you have a career as a barber instructor, you are able to help others sharpen their skill sets and become part of a creative and social atmosphere. Learn more about the exciting opportunities at Quality Barber College when you reach out to us today.


Quality Education. Quality Results. 

At Quality Barber College we understand the importance of your time, money, and energy. This is why strive for quality in all that we do. We work closely with our students to ensure they are fully prepared for their state licensing exams, in order to become a licensed barber after completing their course at our Houston barber school. Our state of the art facility sets the tone for the quality of education you receive with us. When you step into our college you will see the amount of effort we put into ensuring our students are successful once they graduate. Contact us today to learn more about how you can become a barber in Houston!


Quality Barber College in Houston, TX

Quality Barber College has built a state of the art facility that stands out from any other barber school in the area, setting the tone for the quality education we provide. We chose our location to make commuting easy for students throughout the Greater Houston area. Our staff offers hands-on training to ensure every student gains the skills and knowledge they need to pass their state licensing exam and become a successful barber in Texas. We offer a variety of courses for part-time and full-time students including Class A Barber classes, cosmetology to barber crossover classes, barber instructor classes, and refresher courses for those looking to sharpen their skill set. Quality Barber College proudly accepts students from all over the Greater Houston area including Alief, Fondren Houston, Hiram Clarke Houston, Meyerland, Missouri City, Pearland, Reliant/NRG, South Post Oak, Southwest Houston, Sugar Land, and other surrounding areas.  If you are looking for a quality education without compromise, contact us today.



Quality Barber College
1263 S Main Street
Houston, TX 77035
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(Theory class Tuesday – Thursday
8:30pm- 9:30pm)

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