Barbers have a few licenses to choose from in the state. They can be barbers who provide services without chemicals involved, requiring 1,200 training hours. They can also be barbers who offer services with chemicals involved that require 1,500 training hours. Another license is the barber permanent wavist, which needs 2,000 training hours.
The state also honours barber apprenticeships to qualify for the exam. Applicants must complete 2,400 apprenticeship hours. Licensed cosmetologists wanting to become a barber can finish 300 additional training hours for barbering.