FL Initial HIV/AIDS – Cosmo


4-hour online course for initial licensure of Florida Facial Specialists. This course can also be used for initial licensure of Florida Cosmetologists, Nail Specialists, or Full Specialists.

This course meets Florida Board of Cosmetology standards for Initial HIV/AIDS Course (Lic #232).

  • 100% Online
  • Provides 4 Credit Hours
  • Get Unlimited Chances to Pass Exam
  • Florida Board of Cosmetology Approved
  • Downloadable certificate for your records.


Participants will create a free Canvas account in order to access the materials.


SKU: Initial HIV/AIDS Cosmo Category:


Are you ready to apply for licensure as a facial specialist, nail specialist, full specialist, or cosmetologist? All FL Cosmetology initial licensures must complete a 4-hour Initial HIV/AIDS Course. Learn more about applying for a Florida cosmetology license HERE
This online course meets the mandatory requirements for Florida Board of Cosmetology for initial licensure, whether you are applying by examination or endorsement. This Initial HIV/AIDS Course is designed for facial specialists, but is also valid for cosmetologists, full specialists, and nail specialists.
Course Objectives:
  1. Recognize common transmission methods of HIV.
  2. Recognize treatment methods for HIV.
  3. Describe infection control procedures.
  4. List prevention strategies for reducing the transmission of HIV in the salon/spa environment.
  5. Identify best practices to avoid perpetuating HIV-associated stigma.

Anyone looking to acquire their facial specialist license MUST take the 4-hour Initial HIV/AIDS course for licensure. This course is also approved for cosmetology, nail specialist, and full specialist endorsement license 4-hour Initial HIV/AIDs training requirement. 

Such topics covered throughout the course include: 

    • Modes of transmission of HIV
    • Progression of HIV/AIDS
    • Safer practices in salons/spas
    • Appropriate attitudes dealing with clients who may have HIV or AIDS

At the end of the 4-hour course, there will be a 10-question final exam that covers the information you have learned.

Students have an unlimited amount of attempts to pass.


  • Participants will create a free Canvas account in order to access the materials.
  • Participants must attend ALL hours to receive a Certificate of Completion.


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