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Licensing Requirements

Requirements for licensing as an Electrologist in New Hampshire

To obtain an initial electrology license in New Hampshire, an applicant must:

  • Submit an electrology license application and pay the required license fee;
  • Graduate from an electrology school with an 1,100 hour curriculum that meets the educational requirements of New Hampshire Administrative Rules;
  • Pass the New Hampshire Electrology practical examination; and
  • Pass the American Electrology Association written examination.

To renew an electrology license in New Hampshire, a licensee must:

  • Submit an electrology license renewal application and pay the required license fee; and
  • Provide documentation of 10 hours of continuing education of which five hours must be through live, didactic courses. Two of the five live hours must be in one of the following: infection control, blood-borne diseases, universal precautions, Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) or sanitation-sterilization.

Office of Professional Licensure and Certification
121 South Fruit Street |  Concord, NH 03301
Main Telephone: (603) 271-2152