Enter into the Barber or Cosmetology Field and Become Your Own Boss in a Short Time

Quality Career Training in Long Island

Ignite Your Passion with Training in Barbering & Cosmetology

At the International Barber & Beauty Institute, we offer career-focused training led by our passionate and skilled instructors.

Have you always imagined yourself in a career where you had the ability to stretch yourself and showcase your talents? Well, now you can. Make your dreams a reality and gain the confidence and hands-on experience you need at International Barber and Beauty Institute.

Our clinically focused programs include the newest techniques used in the Beauty profession today. Get the skills to take your artistry to the next level.

We accept ACCES-VR benefits and participate in Veterans Affairs program. Call for more details.

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International Barber & Beauty Institute Campus

IBBI Accepts Everyone

International Barber and Beauty Institute (IBBI) is committed to providing quality training in the field of barbering to the broadest spectrum of population without regard to race, color or creed. IBBI has worked with ACCES-VR to train people for careers. Through ACCES-VR, all individuals with disabilities who want to work will have the opportunity to achieve employment and independence. IBBI accepts everyone, we do not discriminate.

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Why a Career in Barbering?

  • Fun working environment
  • Meet new people daily
  • Every day presents a new challenge
  • Flexible schedule
  • Work/Life balance
  • Variety of skills and specialization
  • Quick entry into the job market
  • Make a difference
  • Bring out the best in your clients inside and out
  • Freedom to make your own schedule

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Licensing & Approvals


Programs Offered


Barber Training Program: 630 Hours

Barber Training Program: 630 Hours

IBBI’s Master program trains students in the basic skills needed to prepare our students for their licensing exams. Read More ...
Barber Training Course For Advanced Students : 360 Hours

Barber Training Course For Advanced Students : 360 Hours

This advanced barber course is specifically designed for experienced Barbers and Cosmetologists who want to obtain a NY Barber License ...
Cosmetology Program : 1000 Hours

Cosmetology Program : 1000 Hours

Turn your passion into a profession with the IBBI’s Cosmetology program, which will prepare you to become a licensed cosmetologist. ...
Refresher Course : 5+ Hours

Refresher Course : 5+ Hours

Do you have a license for over 2 years? This course helps you refresh your skills and brings you up to par on the latest techniques to acquire the skills needed to take the NY State Department of Licensing exam. ...
Infection Control Course :  6 Hours

Infection Control Course : 6 Hours

The infection Control Course also known as the HIV and transmission of contagious diseases prevention training is required in order to obtain a NY Barber License ...

Cosmetology Classes

Here at International Barber and Beauty Institute, we have cosmetology classes all year long and it’s really affordable!

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IBBI has worked with ACCES-VR to train people for careers in the beauty and barbering professions. For years, IBBI has worked together with ACCES-VR to get eligible adults enrolled in our programs and making your dream of becoming a professional in the barber & cosmetology industry.


The beauty and barber industries have many career opportunities to choose from and IBI is here to help you get approved! With barber or beauty school training, your military career traits and skills will help you excel and enjoy a rewarding career.

Don’t lose your benefits! IBI is here to help you take the next steps and start your career in the barber or cosmetology fields.


Financial assistance may be available through ACCES-VR, Post-9/11 GI Bill, the US Department of Veterans Affairs or other sources.

Get Job Placement Assistance

Here at International Barber and Beauty Institute, we don’t only provide a quality curriculum with a broad range of skills, we also assist our students with finding the right job that meets their needs:

  • Explore a network of over 500 professional Barbers, Barbershops and Salons
  • Resume preparation
  • Job search techniques
  • …and much more

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As a Student at IBBI, Gain the Confidence to Succeed

  • Practice on Actual Clients
  • Connect with Local Barbershops & Salons for Employment
  • Learn European Techniques
  • Take Prep Classes for the NYS Licensing Exam
  • Train with Skilled Instructors
  • Plus, You Do Not Need Prior Experience. Get Trained from the Bottom Up


Safety is #1

We are following CDC guidelines to ensure the safety of students, staff and guests.

Small Classes

We offer small intimate classes so each student is given the attention they need.

Real Hands-On Experience

Test your skills by practicing on real clients on campus.

$10 Cuts

Come get a fresh cut from one of our supervised students.

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Job Placement Assistance Available. Get Your Career Started Today!