BSA Membership



The Barber School Association (BSA) was formed in 2021 as a division of NABBA. With the increase in the number of barber schools and barbering programs across the U.S., now is the time to assist, improve and unify these important institutions within our profession.


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.
  • Access to state board members.
  • 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 Barbicide, Barbicide COVID-19, Domestic Violence Training certifications,
videos, blogs and more 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; BCN Hiring & Employee assessment tools
  • Student access to employer platform & resume tools
  • 10 Employer coupons for job postings (60 days)
  • School listing in the online Find a School Program

Contact Penny at

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  • 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; live in-person training or webinar option

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

Largest Barber Shop chain
127 locations across the U.S.
Career opoortunities for barber schools & professionals

10% off H-42 cleaning and disinfection products.

Contact Michelle at

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

Largest international men’s grooming line of products! Wholesale pricing available.

Education and Prize Drawings at NABBA-BSA Conferences as available. 25% off regular retail price on tools, blades, & accessories.

Contact Tracy at

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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.

School Address*
Enrollment schedule*

Owner Contact Information