Once you have completed Level 2 Nail Services or Level 2 Beauty Therapy you can progress to Level 3 Nail Services. This course offers you the employability skills required to work as a professional Nail Technician to Level 3 Standard.
You will gain advanced specialist training in nail techniques. This ranges from artificial structures (gel, acrylic and fiberglass; maintenance and repair, manual and electric file), to nail art services (design and creation) embedding, 3D to competition work etc., whilst following health and safety and salon procedures to ensure client satisfaction. You will develop good manual dexterity, good communication and interpersonal skills.
4 GCSEs at Grade 3 including English or Grade 4.
A succesful interview with a Beauty or Nail Expert.
Course Skills & Benefits
This qualification will prepare you for employment as a nail technician. You will also be eligible to join a professional association and gain insurance as a nail technician. Career opportunities as a nail technician exist in a variety of contexts, including:
- Working in commercial nail and beauty
- Working on a cruise ship
- Working in a retail concession / nail bar
- Working independently/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings
Enhancing and maintaining nails using UV gel, liquid and powder
Developing a range of creative nail images
Planning and creating nail art designs
Enhance and maintain nails using wraps
Contributing to the planning and implementation of promotional activities
Contributing to the financial effectiveness of the business
Preparing and finishing nail overlays using electric files
Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy
Level 2 Diploma in Women’s Hairdressing
Level 2 Diploma in Barbering
Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-Up Studies
Career opportunities exist in a variety of contexts as a nail technician, including:
- Commercial nail salon
- Retail concession 'nail bar'
- Independent/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings
Evidence in the portfolio may take the following forms:
Evidence of prior learning or attainment.
19+ learners, please contact the Customer Services team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.
There is a Kit and Uniform that must be purchased within the first 6 weeks of your course. Please discuss this with a Hair and Beauty Expert on your interview.