Illinois Licensing Overview for a Hairdresser
Licensing for a hairdresser in Illinois is controlled by the Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation – Cosmetology.
General Guidelines for a Hairdresser in Illinois
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?
300 hours of approved training
What’s the state licensing site for a hairdresser?
What are some training programs available for a hairdresser?
How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?
Renew by September 30 of each odd-numbered year
What are fees associated with licensing?