Becoming a Confident Barber and Styling Professional
JT’s Cuts Academy’s Barber program was created to arm you with technical skills, industry knowledge and real client experience to become an elite style professional with confidence and competence.
Our Barber Program is taught by a team of instructors. When you enroll in this program, you not only get a barbering kit with professional grade tools, you also get a backpack and the JT’s Cuts Academy uniform to feel sharp and ready for school.
A combination of lecture hours, practicing on mannequins and then hands on client services is what makes up the Barber Program. You’ll be able to learn theory in the classroom and then practice what you learned on actual clients in our barbershop floor. We’re proud to offer one-on-one coaching to build up your presence behind the chair.
1200 Clocked Hours
The objective of this program is to prepare students for the State of Florida Barber’s Board Examination and become a Florida Licensed Barber, as well as to provide the necessary knowledge; skills and practice to assist them start a successful career in this field.
The Barber program will provide students with the knowledge and expertise necessary to work in a barbershop salon. This comprehensive program will provide its participants the proper training in all necessary areas.
Required Texts: Milady’s Standard Professional Barbering Textbook and workbook.
Hours: Monday thru Friday: Full Time Students 9am-4pm – Part Time Students 9am-2:45pm OR 5pm-10:45pm:
The Restricted Barber Program:
900 Clocked Hours
The objective of this program is to prepare students for the State of Florida Barber’s Restricted Board Examination to become a Florida Licensed Restricted Barber, as well as to provide the necessary knowledge; skills and practice to assist them start a successful career. Learn men, women & kids haircutting & hairstyles!
The Restricted Barber program concentrates its curriculum in men’s haircutting and shaving, beard and mustache trimming. The Restricted Barber curriculum does not include instruction in chemical services. Students interested in learning about chemical services (permanent waiving, coloring and bleaching, hair relaxing and curling) are encouraged to enroll in the Barber Program instead, also offered at our institution.
This comprehensive program provides its participants the proper training in all necessary areas to become a successful barber working at barbershops and beauty salons.
Barber Program Course Descriptions
Restricted Barber Program Course Descriptions
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Learn more about taking that leap to become a licensed barber in the state of Florida.
You can check the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation for more information on barber licensing.
Frequently Asked Questions
As a part of our program, we train each student for job placement opportunities including interview practice and portfolio presentations.
Yes! As a part of the barbering license, we teach how to style men’s, women’s and children’s hair. Example techniques include blow drying, curling, coloring and much more.
Yes! We teach the 14 positions and strokes of beard shaving. We also teach classic and modern techniques including straight blade.
The full Barber Program includes but isn’t limited to: cuts, color, highlights, perms, waving, relaxing, facials, resume development, job interview skills, professional ethics, Barbershop business management, beard shaving, and styling for men, women, and children. The Restricted Barber Program includes all of the above except for chemical services (BAR-006). See Program Page for more details.
All training and exam hours by skilled instructors at our school, full or part time, a complete barbering and styling tool kit including backpack, mannequin and uniform, and access to our facility to practice hands-on on real clients.
We don’t just practice on mannequins and friends. We have live clientele daily that offer real-world training supervised by an experienced instructor. In addition, we offer challenging trivia style learning, unique styles of training and state of the art interactive software.
Yes. We offer flexible scheduling, making up the hours is available with prior approval, we understand how busy life can be.
Yes, to pick the right plan for you please visit: https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa
If you have any questions or concerns please contact the school to speak with our Financial Aid Administrator. 954-440-0470
Barber program tuition: $11,340.00
Registration $100.00 (made in person-non refundable)
Total program cost $13,450.00
Restricted program tuition: $8595.00
Registration $100.00 (made in person non-refundable)
Total program cost $10,705.00