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The PSI School Overview will be held on Monday, August 5, 2024, beginning at 10:00am in Montgomery.


There will be a Natural Hairstyling webinar held on April 30, 2024, at 12:00. The agenda and invitations will be emailed out to schools prior to the event.


Class I Barbers are exempt from ABOCB’s statutory authority.  Class I Barbering is defined as shaving or trimming the beard or trimming the hair.  Shops employing only Class I Barbers are not required to obtain a shop license.


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