Oklahoma Licensing Overview for Manicurists and Nail Technicians
Licensing for manicurists and nail technicians in Oklahoma is controlled by the Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology and Barbering.
General Guidelines for Manicurists and Nail Technicians in Oklahoma
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
Most nail technicians will become eligible for licensure by graduating from a manicurist school in Oklahoma. Your nail technician courses must total at least 600 hours, and must be completed at a nail technician school that is approved by the Oklahoma Board of Cosmetology and Barbering.
By law manicurist courses in Oklahoma include the following:
Nail structure, composition disorders and diseases
Manicuring and pedicuring
Bacteriology, sanitation and sterilization
Cosmetology law, rules and regulations
Salon development including professionals ethics, public health, hygiene, record keeping, business administration, insurance, salesmanship, displays and advertising
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?
What are fees associated with licensing?
For fees, licensing duration and renewal details check with local governing body.