Home FAQ Licensing Information Nail Technician Licensing Nail Technician Licensing in Idaho

Nail Technician Licensing in Idaho

FIND SCHOOLS!

Sponsored

Idaho Nail Technician License Requirements

Beauty is a highly regulated field—and if you want to become a nail technician in Idaho, you’ll need to go through the Idaho Board of Cosmetology to start your career. This involves going through an approved training program and passing state-required licensing exams.

Following licensing standards in Idaho is an important part of succeeding in the beauty industry. Licensure helps clients feel safe and confident when choosing a nail technician, since it demonstrates that you’ve met high training and testing standards. Having fair licensing standards for all beauty practitioners improves the cosmetology industry as a whole.

Idaho Nail Technician License Fees and Hours

• $10 licensing fee
• Exam fees may be paid online via credit card for a $10 additional charge
• 400 training hours or 800 apprenticeship hours
• Tests administered by DL Roope

Education Requirements to Get a Nail Tech License in Idaho

As you learn how to get a nail tech license in Idaho, you may find that training is one of the most important parts of becoming licensed. Not only do you have to get at least 350 training hours at an approved school, your training hours must cover specific skills and techniques.

The curricular guidelines below are used by Idaho schools to outline nail tech programs.

Courses Taught at Idaho Nail Tech Schools

• Hygiene
• Bacteriology
• Histology of the hands, feet, skin, muscles, nails and nerves
• Hands and feet structure
• Sterilization and antiseptics
• Diseases of the hands and feet
• Massaging and manipulating muscles of the hands and feet
• Electricity
• Form nails
• Finished tips
• Wraps and mends
• Manicures and pedicures

The time you spend earning a nail technician license is well-spent. By the time you graduate, you should be completely confident in your ability to work independently with customers and exceed their expectations.

A high-quality school is your first stop. Use our list of Idaho nail technician schools to request information from schools that interest you!

How to Get a Nail Tech License Renewed in Idaho

After you start working as a nail technician in Idaho, you have to keep your license up-to-date throughout your career. You have to renew your Idaho nail license every year. Renewing late comes with an additional fee and it forbids you from working until you have completed the renewal process. Currently, the renewal fee in Idaho is $10.

Now that you know all about nail tech licensing in ID, you know that training is the first step. Since this is a short program, you could complete your education and start working fairly quickly.

Get more information on program start dates and training options by contacting schools below.

Find Nail Technology Programs in Idaho

Boise, ID
Barbering / Cosmetology / Esthetics/Skin Care / Nail Technology / Teacher Training
Twin Falls, ID
Barbering / Cosmetology / Esthetics/Skin Care / Nail Technology / Teacher Training
Chubbuck, ID
Barbering / Cosmetology / Esthetics/Skin Care / Nail Technology / Teacher Training
Boise, ID
Barbering / Cosmetology / Esthetics/Skin Care / Make-Up Artist Training / Nail Technology / Teacher Training
Coeur d'Alene, ID
Barbering / Cosmetology / Esthetics/Skin Care / Nail Technology / Teacher Training
Twin Falls, ID
Cosmetology / Esthetics/Skin Care / Nail Technology
Nampa, ID
Cosmetology / Teacher Training / Esthetics/Skin Care / Nail Technology

Find Cosmetology Schools Near You

Ad
Academy Di Firenze – Accredited
Jerome, ID
Cosmetology / Teacher Training / Esthetics/Skin Care / Nail Technology / Barbering
Post Falls, ID
Cosmetology / Esthetics/Skin Care / Nail Technology
Austin Kade Academy – Accredited
Idaho Falls, ID
Cosmetology / Esthetics/Skin Care / Nail Technology / Make-Up Artist Training / Barbering
Burley, ID
Cosmetology / Teacher Training / Esthetics/Skin Care / Nail Technology
Pocatello, ID
Cosmetology / Nail Technology / Massage Therapy
Boise, ID
Cosmetology / Esthetics/Skin Care / Nail Technology / Make-Up Artist Training
Vogue Beauty School – Accredited
Idaho Falls, ID
Cosmetology / Esthetics/Skin Care / Nail Technology
School Accreditation

You must attend a school that is approved by your state to provide training in the discipline you want to practice. Check with the school and the state board to be sure that your program of study will prepare you for any applicable state licensure.