201 KAR 12:140. School equipment.
RELATES TO: KRS 317A.050(7)(a),
317A.060(1)(b), 317B.020(3)(e), 317B.025(6),
STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 317A.060,
NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS
317A.050(7)(a) and 317B.025(6) require cosmetology and esthetics schools to
meet the requirements established in administrative regulations relating to
equipment, supplies, and facilities. This administrative regulation establishes
the requirements for equipment, supplies, and space for instruction that are
necessary for cosmetology and esthetics schools.
Section 1. (1) A licensed school of
cosmetology shall have the following equipment:
(a) Shampoo bowls;
(b) Facial chairs;
(d) Manicure tables;
(e) Styling chairs;
(f) Curling irons;
(g) Facial supplies;
(h) Covered containers for:
2. Clips; and
(i) Mannequins for use in practicing:
1. Iron curling;
2. Finger waving; and
3. Other related subjects; and
(j) Necessary supplies including:
2. Color preparations;
3. Permanent waves;
4. Cosmetics; and
5. Manicuring equipment.
(2) All equipment and supplies shall be
available for student use and practice.
(3) A licensed school offering an
esthetics course shall meet the requirements of 201 KAR 12:115.
Section 2. A school shall be located as
to be entirely separated and shall not have a connection with any beauty salon
or barber shop, or any other place of business.
Section 3. A school shall not be approved
and shall not operate if it:
(1) Has space of less than thirty-six
(36) square feet in the clinical area for each student involved on the floor of
the clinical area at any one (1) time;
(2) Has a space less than eighteen (18)
square feet in the mannequin area for each student involved on the floor of the
mannequin area at any one (1) time; and
(3) Does not have a reasonable amount of
area allotted for training of students in all areas other than those previously
Section 4. All schools licensed by this
board shall have a separate room to be used for demonstration and study. This
room shall have necessary charts and equipment to carry out the curriculum.
This room shall also contain a blackboard, charts relating to the curriculum,
classroom chairs with armrests, or desks for students' use.
Section 5. Every school shall maintain a
separate lavatory and toilet for male and female students.
Section 6. Lockers shall be provided by
the schools for student use.
Section 7. Booths or partitions in the
work department shall be sufficiently low to permit observation of students
while they are working.
Section 8. Every school shall have a
reference library composed of the books recommended and set forth in the
administrative regulations as well as any other literature and materials
pertinent to the teaching and study of cosmetology, including the informational
copy of the Kentucky State Board of Hairdressers and Cosmetologists statutes
and administrative regulations.
Section 9. (1) Each school of cosmetology
shall furnish a supply or dispensing room in which each student shall obtain
actual experience for a period of time as indicated by the course of
(2) The supply room shall contain the
(a) A supply of clean towels or linens;
(b) A lavatory, or sink;
(c) Bottles and containers distinctly and
(d) A large wet sterilizer;
(e) A large dry sterilizer;
(g) Covered waste containers;
(h) Closed storage space for supply of
clean towels or linens;
(i) Covered containers for used towels or
(j) A stove;
(k) Pressing combs;
(l) Irons; and
(m) All other solutions, and preparations
used. (KBHC:Sch. Equip. 1-1; 2 Ky.R. 75; eff. 9-10-1975; Am. 16 Ky.R. 1958;
eff. 5-13-90; 30 Ky.R. 971; 1921; eff. 2-16-2004.)