BSA Membership



The Barber School Association (BAS) was formed in 2021 as a division of NABBA. With the Popularity of Barbering and the increase in barber Schools and Barber Programs across the County, now is the time to help, improve and unify Barber Schools.


To unite Barber Schools, their owners, instructors, and staff through Education and collaborative networking that improves our schools, Communities and the barber profession to a position of strength in purpose and numbers.

NABBA-BSA Advisory Council

Jim Stone, BSA Chair – NABS Past President, NACCAS Evaluator
Leo Price – NABBA Missouri Delegate, School Owner
Ron Gillihan – NABBA Tennessee Delegate, School Owner
Jim Cox – former AACS President, President Beauty Cast Network
Howard Warner – NABBA Past President, former Executive Director Ohio Board


  • Improved communication between schools.
  • Membership discounts from industry partners.
  • Purchase discounts from industry partners.
  • NABBA-LAB event discounts.
  • Discussion forums and virtual meetings.
  • Education for administrators, instructors, and students.
  • Strength in numbers to effect positive change.
  • Leadership opportunities with NABBA-BSA.
  • Insurance opportunities.

NABBA-BSA Member Industry Partner Benefits 2022

Free RISE certifications for schools and shops, MindTap Training, events and more at

  • Educator Training focused on Barbering Educators
  • Discount of 20% off at
  • Premier pricing for Pivot Point Fundamentals Barbering and LAB.

Contact Alcott at or 773-671-6771

  • Education at NABBA-BSA Conferences
  • 25% off regular retail price on tools, blades, & accessories.
  • Prize drawing at conference class ; package includes 1 each: clipper, trimmer, shaver, premium combs, cape, oil, clini-clip, and 1919 Intro kit.

Contact Tracy at

Free Barbicide, Barbicide COVID-19, Domestic Violence Training certifications, videos, blogs and more at

10% off H-42 cleaning and disinfection products.

Contact Michelle at

Waived $199 Annual Subscription Fee (with 20% off Act II & Workbook & Brag Badge )

  • Access to all webinars, innovative newsletters, collaborative events
  • Free use of BCN job placement tracking system
  • Student access to employer platform and resume tools
  • BCN Hiring and Employee assessment tools
  • 10 Employer coupons for job postings (60 days)
  • School listing in the online Find a School Program

Contact Penny at

The Complete Social Media Marketing Curriculum

  • Discount of 35% off initial investment per student (regularly priced $32)
  • Complimentary instructor and admin access
  • On-boarding for staff members and ongoing support
  • Automatic access to any new material
  • Option for live in-person training or webinar

Contact Sarah at

25% off Student Barber Tool Kit ($90) includes: 6.5 or 7 inch cutting shear, 32T thinning shear, 5.75 cutting shear, haircutting razor, and shear wallet.

Contact: Dustin Nichols at

Barber School Association Membership Application

Please complete this form for membership in the NABBA Barber School Association. Information provided will assist us in planning educational events applicable to your needs. Select all that apply where appropriate.

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