GENERAL GOVERNMENT CABINET
Kentucky Board of Hairdressers and Cosmetologists
(As Amended at ARRS, October 8, 2013)
RELATES TO: KRS 317A.020(5), 317A.060(1), 317A.090, 317B.025(4)
STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 317A.060(1), 317B.020
NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 317A.060 and 317B.020 authorize the board to promulgate administrative regulations relating to the activities and responsibilities of instructors and apprentice instructors. This administrative regulation establishes the standards that shall be met by instructors and apprentice instructors.
1. (1) A[
any] person employed by a school for the purpose
of managing, teaching, or[ and] instruction[ ,]
shall be licensed as a cosmetologist instructor or esthetic instructor.
Each] licensed instructor[ or apprentice instructor] shall
keep a personal photograph posted with his or her license.
2. A student[
All students] shall be under the immediate
supervision of a licensed instructor during a class,[ all classes and]
study hours, or[ and] practical student
Section 3. (1) A licensed cosmetologist, nail technician, or esthetician shall not render services in a school.
An instructor or apprentice instructor[
apprentice instructors] shall render services only incidental to
and for the purpose of instruction.
Every] instructor [ and apprentice instructor] employed
in a school of cosmetology shall devote his or her[ their] entire
time during the school hours to that of instructing[ the] students and
shall not apply his or her time to that of private or public practice for
compensation during school hours or permit students to instruct or teach other
students in the absence of a teacher.
5. (1) Except as provided in subsection (2) of this section,
teaching shall not be done by a demonstrator.[
be prohibited, unless]
except that] properly qualified,
licensed individual may demonstrate a[ is
demonstrating][ individuals may demonstrate to the students]
new process, preparation, or appliance[ processes, new
preparations, or][ and][ new appliances]
in the presence of a licensed instructor[ instructors.
A demonstration shall][ may only] [ take place]
in a licensed school.[ Schools shall not permit more than one (1)
demonstration in any calendar month.]
6. All services rendered in a school on patrons shall be done by students only.
shall be allowed to] teach and aid
the students in performing the various services.
7. An instructor or[
Instructors and] apprentice instructor[ instructors]
in attendance shall[ , at all times] wear a clean, washable uniform[ ,]
and an insignia or badge indicating that he or she is[ they are]
an instructor or apprentice instructor in the school.
Each] school of cosmetology shall, within five (5) days
after the termination, employment, or other change in faculty personnel,
notify the board of that change.
9. A school[
Schools] enrolling an apprentice instructor shall
maintain the following ratio: one (1) apprentice instructor to one (1)
10. The following minimum faculty to student ratios[
shall be maintained at all times:
One (1) instructor for every twenty (20) cosmetology students enrolled, which includes
nail technician students; and
One (1) instructor for every twenty (20) esthetician students enrolled.
BEA COLLINS, Chair
APPROVED BY AGENCY: July 9, 2013
FILED WITH LRC: July 15, 2013 at noon
CONTACT PERSON: Charles Lykins, Executive Director, 111 St. James Court, Suite A, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601, phone (502) 564-4262, fax (502) 564-0481.