A cosmetology instructor works only in a licensed cosmetology school, instructing students in the skills required of any of the cosmetology practices.
Code Citation IC, Chapter 157; 645 IAC 60, 61, 63, 64, 65
Who Applies Licensed cosmetologists who wish to teach in a cosmetology school.
When To Apply After completing all required education and clinical requirements.
Initial Requirements Hold active licensure as a cosmetologist in Iowa and complete all education and practical requirements for instruction. See http://www.idph.iowa.gov/Licensure
Duration Two years.
Processing Time 30 days after all required materials are submitted. Online renewal in real time.
Fee Structure Initial license: https://www.legis.iowa.gov/docs/ACO/chapter/645.5.pdf Renewal: https://www.legis.iowa.gov/docs/ACO/chapter/645.5.pdf
Renewal Requirements http://www.idph.iowa.gov/Licensure/Iowa-Board-of-Cosmetology-Arts-and-Sciences
Exam National-Interstate Council of State Boards of Cosmetology Instructor Examination.
Additional Information Licensed cosmetologists who wish to teach in a cosmetology school.