To become a barber in the state of Pennsylvania you will need to complete 1,250 hours of our barber school program. Upon completion you will be able to apply for licensure and take the written and practical barber examination. Martin’s Barber School and faculty are licensed to provide the appropriate training for you to complete your work.
Barber School Coursework
Tuition costs will vary and occasionally opportunities for special discounts to the school are awarded. To better understand these opportunities please visit our Martin’s Barber School page on Facebook.
Costs to attend the school include instruction, text books, and student kit (Includes everything you need to begin your barbering career). There are no additional costs beyond the tuition.
|Honing and stropping||25|
|Shaving and various uses of the straight razor||240|
|Haircutting, hairstyling and hairpieces||535|
|Shampoo and scalp massages||25|
|Hairwaving or curling (perms), straightening||25|
|Scalp and skin disease||50|
|State barber law and rules and regulations||50|
|Sterilization and sanitation||50|
|Electricity (ultraviolet, high frequency, infrared, curling irons)||25|
|Professional ethics and barbershop demeanor||25|
|Manager-barber instruction, instruments, shop management, orientation and preparation for related examination||50|
|Total minimum hours required||1,250|