Wyoming Licensing Overview for Manicurists and Nail Technicians

Licensing for manicurists and nail technicians in Wyoming is controlled by the Wyoming Board of Cosmetology.

General Guidelines for Manicurists and Nail Technicians in Wyoming

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?

Nail Technician

Requirements and license preparation for manicurists and nail technicians

Your nail technician education and training program will provide the foundation on which your career is based. Wyoming law requires you to get your manicurist training from an approved school.

Your coursework and training must total at least 400 hours, distributed among these key topics:

Chemistry and theory of nail technology – 65 hours
Application of nail technology – 200 hours
Professional standards – 50 hours
Wyoming law – 10 hours
Discretionary education – 10 hours
Theory of nails – 65 hours
Nail anatomy, physiology, structure, and diseases
Nail technologies, including infection control, disinfection, and safety
Manicures, pedicures, electric files, massage, acrylics, gels, tips, wraps, and exfoliation.

What’s the state licensing site for manicurists and nail technicians?

Wyoming Board of Cosmetology

What are some training programs available for manicurists and nail technicians?

See training programs

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

Renews every two years in your birth month.

What are fees associated with licensing?

For fees, licensing duration and renewal details check with local governing body.