Vermont Secretary of State Office of Professional Regulation: Barbers & Cosmetologists89 Main St, 3rd Floor
Montpelier, VT 05620-3402
Phone: 802-828-1505 | Fax: 802-828-2465 | Website: sos.vermont.gov/barbers-cosmetologists/ | Email: via online form at https://sos.vermont.gov/opr/about-opr/contact-us/?lamcontact
Training hours required from a licensed esthetics school/program: 600 (800 apprentice)
Renewal CEU hours: Instructors only, 24 hours every 2 years
Permission to Practice June 1, 2020
On May 29, 2020, Governor Philip B. Scott amended Executive Order 01-20 (https://governor.vermont.gov/sites/scott/files/documents/ADDENDUM%2016%20TO%20EXECUTIVE%20ORDER%2001-20.pdf), moving more businesses into Phase 2 of Restart Vermont. Businesses, including massage therapy establishments, spas, and nail salons, may resume operations in a limited, incremental, and phased capacity June 1, 2020.
RE: The Senate Committee on Government Operations is considering a massage therapy licensing bill with Senate Bill 270 (S. 270). (https://legislature.vermont.gov/Documents/2020/Docs/BILLS/S-0270/S-0270%20As%20Introduced.pdf)