Alabama State Board of Cosmetology License Requirements
Alabama Board of Cosmetology
RSA Union Building, 100 N. Union #320
Montgomery, Alabama 36130
Phone: (334) 242-1918
Fax: (334) 242-1926
License Type Required:
School Hours Required:
600 or 1,200 apprenticeship hours
Home Salons Legal?
Yes if requirements are met
Mobile Salons Legal?
Reciprocity/Licensure By Endorsement:
Must be licensed for at least five years or have passed a board-approved practical and written exam. If licensed less than five years or
have not passed a board-approved exam, may have to take a practical and written exam.
TB TESTS ARE NO LONGER REQUIRED FOR LICENSURE
Individual with managing manicurist or cosmetology license must be present during business hours (either to run salon or rent a booth).
Number Of Hours: NA
License Renewal: Birth month, odd years
Is Skin Cutting Allowed?