Minnesota Licensing Overview for Manicurists and Nail Technicians
Licensing for manicurists and nail technicians in Minnesota is controlled by the Minnesota Board of Cosmetologist Examiners.
General Guidelines for Manicurists and Nail Technicians in Minnesota
Specific requirements to perform manicures and nail 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?
Requirements and license preparation for manicurists and nail technicians
The Minnesota Board of Cosmetologist Examiners requires that you must complete 350 hours of nail technician education at a board-approved program, or at an equivalent program in another state.
You will take coursework in the classroom (theory courses) and practical courses to practice what you have learned on mannequins or real-life “clients.”
Examples of course titles at Minnesota nail technician schools include:
Pre-clinic nail care
What’s the state licensing site for manicurists and nail technicians?
What are some training programs available for manicurists and nail technicians?
How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?
Renews every three years
What are fees associated with licensing?
For fees, licensing duration and renewal details check with local governing body.