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APPLICATIONS – ONLINE REGISTRATION
Gain recognition in the industry as a certified provider of barbering services in Nova Scotia. Whether you own a barber shop or are a professional barber yourself, the NSRBA is here to help you get the license and barbering certificate you need.
To register with the NSRBA, click on the link below for the type of license you are applying for:
New BarbersApplication for Barber CertificateApplication for Barber ApprenticeApprenticeship Barber ApplicationApprenticeship Barber ExamApprentice Barbers Exam Application
Other Downloadable FormsAccommodation of Applicants with Physical and Mental DisabilitiesAccess to Records Requests
In addition to professional barbering licenses, our Association also provides apprentice certifications. All interested candidates must submit proof of eligibility and be currently attending school or active in an employer-sponsored apprenticeship. To apply for membership, please download and fill out the apprentice application form:
For apprentices who are ready to challenge the exam, please fill out this form:
Become a Nova Scotia Certified Barber
Certified or licensed barbers from another province or country moving to Nova Scotia are welcome to apply for the NSRBA certification. We will evaluate your education and ensure that your degree, diploma, or certificate (or other proof of your credential) is valid and equal to our Association’s certificate(s).
Please forward your documents and desired certification to the NSRBA registrar so we can start evaluating your application.
Process Maps for Registration:
Learn More About the Application Process
For any questions about our certifications and application process, please email the NSRBA registrar. We hope to hear from you soon.