201 Kar 12:140. School Equipment

Link to law: http://www.lrc.ky.gov/kar/201/012/140.htm
Published: 2015

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      201 KAR 12:140. School equipment.


      RELATES TO: KRS 317A.050(7)(a),

317A.060(1)(b), 317B.020(3)(e), 317B.025(6),


317A.090, 317B.020(3)(e)


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;

      (c) Dryers;

      (d) Manicure tables;

      (e) Styling chairs;

      (f) Curling irons;

      (g) Facial supplies;

      (h) Covered containers for:

      1. Hairpins;

      2. Clips; and

      3. Rollers;

      (i) Mannequins for use in practicing:

      1. Iron curling;

      2. Finger waving; and

      3. Other related subjects; and

      (j) Necessary supplies including:

      1. Shampoos;

      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

correctly labeled;

      (d) A large wet sterilizer;

      (e) A large dry sterilizer;

      (f) Soap;

      (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.)