New Hampshire requires one of the country’s most extensive amounts of education for practicing electrologists – 1,100 hours worth of schooling, split between 500 hours of coursework and 600 hours of practical experience. A two-day exam is given once a year, consisting of a written examination and a demonstration of practical knowledge and proper techniques.
The electrolysis course of study includes detailed coverage in these areas:
- Skin and hair
- Performing electrolysis techniques
- Disinfection/Sterilization methods
- Vascular system
- Nervous system
- Professional ethics