Alaska Licensing Overview for a Hairdresser

Licensing for a hairdresser in Alaska is controlled by the Alaska Board of Barbers & Hairdressers.

General Guidelines for a Hairdresser in Alaska

Specific requirements to perform hairdresser services can generally be used as a guideline, but make sure to check with your local governing rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?

Anyone holding a cosmetology license

General requirements for a hairdresser license?

1,650 Hours (2,000 Apprenticeship) approved training

What’s the state licensing site for a hairdresser?

Alaska Board of Barbers & Hairdressers

What are some training programs available for a hairdresser?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

Renew by Aug. 31 in odd-numbered years

What are fees associated with licensing?

$160 fee / $240 instructor