Maine Revised Statutes

§14232. Trainees

1. License.  Each trainee must submit an application for licensure to the director. The application must be accompanied by a fee as set under section 14238 and meet requirements as specified in rule. A trainee license may be renewed no more than 2 times and is subject to fees in accordance with section 14238. The director may grant an additional renewal upon a showing of extenuating circumstances.
A. [2011, c. 286, Pt. M, §26 (RP).]
B. [2011, c. 286, Pt. M, §26 (RP).]
C. [2011, c. 286, Pt. M, §26 (RP).]
D. [2011, c. 286, Pt. M, §26 (RP).]
[ 2011, c. 286, Pt. M, §26 (AMD) .]
2. Filing with the director.  Before beginning training, a trainee must file with the director:
A. The employer's name, shop name and address; [1991, c. 397, §6 (NEW).]
B. The date that the training will begin; [1993, c. 630, Pt. B, §23 (AMD).]
C. The type of training, such as cosmetology, barbering, limited barbering, nail technology or aesthetics; [2011, c. 286, Pt. M, §26 (AMD).]
D. Evidence of age; [2007, c. 402, Pt. HH, §19 (AMD).]
E. Evidence of satisfactory completion of the 10th grade or its equivalent; and [2007, c. 402, Pt. HH, §19 (AMD).]
F. The name of the licensee who will directly supervise the trainee in compliance with section 14224, subsection 3. [2007, c. 402, Pt. HH, §19 (NEW).]
Trainees who change their place of employment must notify the director within 10 days of the change and must file a new trainee application.
[ 2011, c. 286, Pt. M, §26 (AMD) .]
3. Courses of instruction.  A trainee may take courses of instruction in a licensed school. Hours or time accumulated in a school may be applied to the training program in accordance with rules adopted pursuant to this chapter.
[ 2011, c. 286, Pt. M, §26 (AMD) .]
4. Renewal; display; examination.   The director shall furnish a trainee license to each trainee. A trainee license is renewable upon payment of the fee as set under section 14238. The license must be displayed as provided for licenses in section 14224. The term "trainee" must appear in conspicuous print on the license. To be licensed as a cosmetologist, barber, limited barber, aesthetician or nail technician, a trainee, upon completion of the required training in accordance with this chapter, must pass an approved examination.
[ 2011, c. 286, Pt. M, §26 (AMD) .]
1991, c. 397, §6 (NEW). 1993, c. 630, §B23 (AMD). 2007, c. 402, Pt. HH, §19 (AMD). 2009, c. 369, Pt. B, §30 (AMD). 2011, c. 286, Pt. M, §26 (AMD).