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About the Board

The Board was established in 1934 to protect the public by establishing, maintaining and monitoring sanitary and professional standards in the barber industry. The Board's mission is to enforce those standards through examinations, routine inspections, investigations and disciplinary action. It is mandated by Chapter 4709. Of the Ohio Revised Code to license barbers, barber shops, barber schools and barber teachers and has authority to deny, suspend or revoke a license for just cause.

Rule Revision-Business Impact Statements
Board Meetings

Meetings will be held second Thursday every other month. Please check the schedule often for meetings and other important dates.

Exam Dates
  • Monday, January 6th, 2014 - 9:00 a.m.
  • Monday, January 27th, 2014 - 9:00 a.m.
  • Monday, February 17th, 2014 - 9:00 a.m.
  • Monday, March 10th, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. 
  • Monday, March 31st, 2014 - 9:00 a.m.
  • Monday, April 21st, 2014 - 9:00 a.m.
  • Monday, May 12th, 2014 - 9:00 a.m.

Please Note: Exams are held at the

Ohio State College of Barber Styling
4614 E. Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio 43213
For Directions click here

Arrive at 8:30 a.m. Exams Start at 9:00 a.m.

Howard L. Warner, Executive Director
77 S. High Street, 16th Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215-6108
Tel: 614-466-5003 | Fax: 614-387-1694