Barber Refresher Program

Barber client smiling while male barber finishes outlining the back of his head.
Feel prepared to become a barber in California with a program designed for out-of-state barbers continuing their career

Get the Re-Training You Need to Earn Your California Barber License

Have a license in another state or country and want to practice in California? Don’t go it alone. With Moler Barber College, you can freshen up on your skills and enter the California licensing exam confidently.

Once you have your license, you can pursue a variety of barber opportunities in the Bay Area and the rest of California.

This course is suitable for students and practicing/licensed barbers from other states or countries. This course consists of 400 hours* of instruction and practical application, haircutting and shampooing, to sanitation and hygiene, to salesmanship and laws and regulations in a condensed format.

Learn From Industry Experienced Instructors

This course is led by credible and top-performing barbering instructors and haircutting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our community of students and instructors at Moler Barber College work together to cultivate creativity and combine it with our proven curriculum to generate professional and dedicated barbers that are among the best in the industry.

Is a Barbering Career Right for you? Find Out! Take the Moler Barber College “Barber Career Training Readiness Quiz”

This fun, online quiz takes 3-minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get Your Barber Career Training Readiness score now.

Duration: 2.5 months* (up to 6 months* maximum)

Tuition & Fees: $4,774

Prerequisite: The Student Applicant must be qualified to take the License Examination. This course if for licensed Apprentices or Barbers from another state or country.

Prepare for Certification

Don’t waste your time taking Barbering courses that don’t prepare you for the California Barbering exam. You’ll feel confident knowing that you’ve acquired the skills and knowledge that the exam covers. Upon completion of this program, you will be prepared to successfully write the California Barber Examination.

Dedicated Career Services

We don’t stop working for you once you graduate. It’s in our best interests to see our graduates go on to achieve success. That’s why we work as hard as we can to connect you to industry professionals and set you up for a phenomenal career. And our career counsellors are always on your side, no matter what challenges you’re facing.

3 Convenient Locations

You can enroll in this program at our main Oakland campus or at our Hayward and San Pablo satellite campuses.

Is Barber Re-Training Right For You? Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about re-training options and exploring whether Moler Barber College is right for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.

For immediate questions, call 800-697-8717

*Program length when completed in normal time.