(a) Requirement for enrollment. No person may enroll
in an instructor's course in an approved barber school before receiving
the appropriate license.
(b) The curriculum standards for the 750 hour barber
instructor license must be completed in a course of not less than
20 weeks as follows:
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(c) The curriculum standards for the barber instructor
license with one year experience consists of 500 hours to be completed
in a course of not less than 13 weeks as follows:
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(d) The curriculum standards for the class A barber
certificate in a private or public postsecondary barber school consists
of 1,000 hours, to be completed in a course of not less than six months,
as follows:
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(e) The curriculum standards for the class A barber
certificate while holding a cosmetology operator license consists
of 300 hours, to be completed in a course of not less than 9 weeks,
as follows:
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(f) The curriculum standards for the class A barber
certificate in a public secondary program for high school students
consists of 1,000 hours of instruction in barber courses and 500 hours
of related high school courses prescribed by the commission in a vocational
barber program in a public school to be completed in a course of not
less than six months, with the 1,000 hours as follows:
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(g) The curriculum standards for the manicurist license
consists of 600 hours, to be completed in a course of not less than
16 weeks, as follows:
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(h) The curriculum standards for the barber technician/manicurist
license consists of 900 hours, to be completed in a course of not
less than 24 weeks, as follows:
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(i) The curriculum standards for the barber technician/hair
weaving license consists of 600 hours to be completed in a course
of not less than 16 weeks, as follows:
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(j) The curriculum standards for the barber technician
license consists of 300 hours, to be completed in a course of not
less than 8 weeks, as follows:
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(k) The curriculum standards for the hair weaving specialty
certificate of registration consists of 300 hours as follows:
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(l) Field Trips.
(1) Barber related field trips are permitted under
the following conditions for students enrolled in the following courses
and the guidelines under this subsection must be strictly followed.
(2) A student may obtain the following field trip hours:
(A) a maximum of 50 hours out of the 1,000 hour class
A Barber course;
(B) a maximum of 30 hours for the Manicure course;
(C) a maximum of 20 hours for the Barber Technician
course;
(D) a maximum of 45 hours for the Barber Technician/Manicurist
course;
(E) a maximum of 30 hours for the Barber Technician/Hair
Weaving course;
(F) a maximum of 20 hours for the Hair Weaving course;
(G) a maximum of 35 hours for the 750 hour Instructor
course;
(H) a maximum of 25 hours for the 500 hour Instructor
course; and
(I) a maximum of 15 hours for the Cosmetology Operator
to Class A Barber course.
(3) Students must be under the supervision of a licensed
instructor from the school where the student is enrolled at all times
during the field trip. The instructorstudent ratio required in a
school is required on a field trip.
(4) Complete documentation is required, including student
names, instructor names, activity, location, date, and duration of
the activity.
(5) No credit may be earned for travel.

Source Note: The provisions of this §82.120 adopted to be effective February 1, 2012, 37 TexReg 319; amended to be effective July 1, 2014, 39 TexReg 4646; amended to be effective January 1, 2016, 40 TexReg 8758; amended to be effective March 15, 2020, 45 TexReg 1688 