Infection Control Course for Barbers

Program Overview

Tribeca Barber & Beauty School Infection Control Program is a New York State Education Department approved 3 HR course providing comprehensive and well-rounded training that covers contagious diseases transmissions and proper sanitation and sterilization methods. Through in-depth correspondence course training, the successful graduate will have completed the required HIV and Transmission of Contagious Diseases prevention training. They will then be eligible and ready for the New York State Board Examination and obtain their NY Master Barber License or Barber Apprentice License.

This course helps to ensure that barbers and their apprentices know about the dangers of contagious diseases and know how to prevent transmission from one client to another. You will learn how to disinfect tools and exercise reasonable care while working to ensure the safety of you and your clients.

What You Will Learn

• Gain immersive understanding and experience of contagious diseases in appropriate settings
• Learn transmission of diseases from tools, individuals, etc.
• Master proper sanitization and sterilization methods
• Build fundamentals and practical procedures to be a successful barber
• Exercise proper safety equipment maintenance and storage

Skills You Will Gain

Official Certificate

After completing the course and passing the test, all students receive a certificate of completion.

Flexible Schedule

This is a self-paced self-study online or in-class course.

Entry Level Knowledge

No degree or prior experience required

3 Hours to Complete

The course consists of 3 hours of self-study materials.


Our teachers speak English, Spanish and Russian languages


This course is offered by correspondence instruction, and is a self study program. A student is afforded as much time as necessary to complete the instructional portion, but the time frame within which the instructional portion of the program is designed to be completed is three hours. A licensed instructor will be available during school hours to address any question or concerns for any student taking the course by correspondence.

In addition, instructors may be contacted through our website and through general email.

All students must comply with

Course Requirements

Admission Age

All students applying for the course must be at least 17 years of age.


Proof of your residential address in the United States

Photo ID

A valid photo identification document or a valid Driver's License

High School Diploma

High School Diploma (HSD) or a General Equivalency Diploma (GED)

Social Security Card

A valid Social Security Number or a Tax Identification Number


Upon registration, all students must make an initial payment in the amount of $99.95

Foreign documents must be translated and notarized before being submitted.
If you don’t have either one you can take Scholastic Level Exam (SLE) prior to registration.

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Schedule a Tour

Tribeca Barber & Beauty School is one of the top New York City schools to learn barbering, cosmetology, and beauty. If you are looking to enroll in our Infection Control Course to learn contagious disease transmission prevention for barbers and become eligible to obtain NY Master Barber License or Barber Apprentice License, you are in the right place. Schedule a free one-on-one school presentation tour with one of our teachers.

Special Offer

Enroll in our Cosmetology Education Program through May 31, 2024, and receive a $3,700 Program Discount. Hurry up, places are limited! Call today!

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