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Barbers :

Provide barbering services, such as cutting, trimming, shampooing, and styling hair, trimming beards, or giving shaves.


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Indiana Average Salary $26,290.00
Average Time to Fill 0 days
Typical Education Certificate / Credential
Typical Experience None
10 Year Projected Openings (2014-2024) 317
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2014-2024) -0.10 %

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Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Professionalism
Customer Service
Oral Communication
Work Ethic
Leadership
Resource Allocation
Time Management
Integrity
Information Gathering
Following Directions
Organization
Decision-making

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Handling and Moving Objects

Dress individuals with wigs or hairpieces according to instructions, samples, or sketches
Groom wigs or hairpieces
Remove facial hair
Cut client hair
Apply solutions to hair for therapeutic or cosmetic purposes
Style client hair
Apply cleansing or conditioning agents to client hair, scalp, or skin
Employ hair, cosmetic, or nail care instruments
Mix chemicals safely according to instructions


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Related Licensing Requirements


Temporary Barber (18-0000000151)

Sec. 1. The board may license a person to be a barber. Sec. 2. A person must file a verified application with the board on a form prescribed by the board to obtain a barber license.Sec. 3. The application described in section 2 of this chapter must state that the applicant: (1) is either: (A) at least eighteen (18) years of age; or (B) at least seventeen (17) years of age and is a graduate of an accredited high school; (2) has graduated from an approved barber school with not less than one thousand five hundred (1,500) hours of training; (3) has received a satisfactory grade of at least seventy-five percent (75%) on an examination for barber license applicants prescribed by the board; (4) has not committed an act that could subject the applicant to discipline under IC 25-1-11; and (5) has paid the fee set forth in IC 25-8-13 for the issuance of a license under this chapter. Sec. 4. (a) If a person does not receive a satisfactory grade on the examination described in IC 25-8-4-7, that person may repeat the examination subject to the rules governing the examination adopted by the board. (b) If a person does not receive a satisfactory grade on the examination described in subsection (a), the board may: (1) refuse to permit the person to take the examination again; or (2) permit the person to take the examination again subject to the rules governing the examination adopted by the board. Sec. 5. A person licensed under this chapter may not engage in barbering in a barber school except as part of student instruction. Sec. 6. A person licensed under this chapter may not engage in barbering outside a barber shop unless the person: (1) has the permission of a person who holds a barber shop license and: (A) employs; or (B) leases or subleases a part of a shop to; the person licensed under this chapter; and (2) complies with any other practice restrictions established by the board

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~State Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners (3172343031)
- http://www.in.gov/pla/barber.htm http://www.in.gov/pla/cosmo.htm

Barber (18-0000000022)

In order to obtain a certificate of registration as a barber in Indiana, candidates must: Be at least 18 years of age or be at least 17 years of age and a graduate of an approved high school. Not have been convicted of a felony nor have been subject to disciplinary action that would interfere with the ability to carry out professional duties. Be a graduate of an approved barbering school with at least 1,500 hours of training. Have successfully passed the board-administered examination. Provide certification from a licensed Indiana physician that the candidate is free from any communicable, contagious, or infectious disease, including tuberculosis. Pay all application and examination fees.

- Indiana Professional Licensing Agency~State Board of Cosmetology and Barber Examiners (3172343031)
- http://www.in.gov/pla/barber.htm http://www.in.gov/pla/cosmo.htm


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