KAR 14:015. Retaking of examination.
TO: KRS 317.440, 317.450, 317.570
AUTHORITY: KRS 317.440(1)(e)
FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 317.440(1)(e) requires the Board of Barbering to
promulgate administrative regulations pertaining to exam requirements. This
administrative regulation establishes the requirements for an examinee who
fails one (1) or more portions of the probationary examination and wishes to
retake the exam.
1. Probationary License Examination Requirements. (1) An applicant shall pass
each portion of the probationary examination with a score of at least
seventy-five (75) percent.
Except as provided by paragraphs (b) and (c) of this subsection, an applicant
who does not successfully complete one (1) portion of the probationary exam may
reapply to sit for the failed portion only.
A passing score on one (1) portion of the probationary exam shall only be used
for a period of one (1) year to exempt the applicant from retaking that portion
of the examination.
If an applicant has failed one (1) or more portions of the probationary
examination two (2) consecutive times, the applicant shall be required to:
Return to school for eighty (80) additional hours of training; and
Retake the entire examination.
Each unsuccessful attempt to pass the examination thereafter shall require the
applicant to complete the conditions delineated in subparagraph 1. of this
2. An examination fee shall be required for each examination, in accordance
with 201 KAR 14:180.
3. Instructor License Examination Requirements. (1) An applicant who has failed
one (1) or more portions of the instructor exam may reapply to sit for:
The entire exam; or
The failed portion or portions only.
A passing score on one (1) or more portions of the instructor exam shall only
be used for a period of one (1) year to exempt the applicant from retaking that
portion or portions of the examination. (KBB:Appr.Exam. 1; 1 Ky.R. 723; eff. 6-11-1975;
Am. 10 Ky.R. 892; 1067; eff. 2-1-1984; 38 Ky.R. 86; 508; eff. 10-7-2011; 40
Ky.R. 1856; 2412; eff. 6-6-2014.)