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Education Course Lists

Continuing Education (Chemical Makeup, Environmental Issues, Elective, HIV/AIDS, State/Federal Laws & Rules, Occupational Safety Health Administration [OSHA], Sanitation/Sterilization, Workers' Compensation)

You may also use the department’s Find a CE Course tool to locate specific subject areas or course topics.

License Types Continuing Education Requirements Fee Expiration Date
Cosmetology Salon N/A $45.00 11/30/EVEN Year
Cosmetologist 16 hours of CE – minimum of 2 hours HIV/AIDS, 3 hours of sanitation and sterilization, 1 hour OSHA, 1 hour workers’ compensation, 2 hours of laws and rules, 2 hours of chemical makeup, 1 hour of environmental issues, 4 hours of any of subject related to the practice of cosmetology. $45.00 Group 1: 10/31/ODD Year
Group 2: 10/31/EVEN Year
Nail Specialist 16 hours of CE – minimum of 2 hours HIV/AIDS, 3 hours of sanitation and sterilization, 1 hour OSHA, 1 hour workers’ compensation, 2 hours of laws and rules, 2 hours of chemical makeup, 1 hour of environmental issues, 4 hours of any of subject related to the practice of cosmetology. $45.00 Group 1: 10/31/ODD Year
Group 2: 10/31/EVEN Year
Facial Specialist 16 hours of CE – minimum of 2 hours HIV/AIDS, 3 hours of sanitation and sterilization, 1 hour OSHA, 1 hour workers’ compensation, 2 hours of laws and rules, 2 hours of chemical makeup, 1 hour of environmental issues, 4 hours of any of subject related to the practice of cosmetology. $45.00 Group 1: 10/31/ODD Year
Group 2: 10/31/EVEN Year
Full Specialist 16 hours of CE – minimum of 2 hours HIV/AIDS, 3 hours of sanitation and sterilization, 1 hour OSHA, 1 hour workers’ compensation, 2 hours of laws and rules, 2 hours of chemical makeup, 1 hour of environmental issues, 4 hours of any of subject related to the practice of cosmetology. $45.00 Group 1: 10/31/ODD Year
Group 2: 10/31/EVEN Year
Hair Braider 2 hours of CE – minimum of 2 hours HIV/AIDS $25.00 Group 1: 10/31/ODD Year
Group 2: 10/31/EVEN Year
Hair Wrapper 2 hours of CE – minimum of 2 hours HIV/AIDS $25.00 Group 1: 10/31/ODD Year
Group 2: 10/31/EVEN Year
Body Wrapper 2 hours of CE – minimum of 2 hours HIV/AIDS $25.00 Group 1: 10/31/ODD Year
Group 2: 10/31/EVEN Year

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Division of Professions
Board of Cosmetology
2601 Blair Stone Road
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0791

Telephone: 850.487.1395
Facsimile: 850.488.8040