Is this the course for you?
If you're interested in the Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology then that tells us one thing; you're serious about a career as a fully-qualified nail technician. Because that's exactly where this course can take you.
This is an advanced, technical course that takes your creative skills and technical knowledge to the next level, and teaches you all the required elements to be a success in the beauty industry, either in a salon setting or as a freelance nail technician.
You'll gain expertise in areas such as providing manicures and pedicures, applying and maintaining nail enhancements of all types, maintaining personal health and well-being, health and safety, and client care.
You can further develop your knowledge, skills, and techniques by learning how to design and apply nail art, create stunning air brush designs, use electric files to enhance nails, promote products to your clients, and display stock to increase sales.
What modules will you do?
You will study a combination of compulsory and optional modules, which include:
- Health and safety
- Client care and communication
- Hand anatomy and physiology
- Personal health & wellbeing
- Providing and maintaining nail enhancements
- Gel, acrylic, and silk wraps
- Creative nail art techniques
- Electric filing technique
- Displaying stock in a salon
- Promoting products and services to clients
What do you need to apply?
5 GCSE qualifications (or equivalent) at grade C or 4 or above or equivalent Level 2 vocational qualification at merit/pass or above.
Additional Information: Level 2 qualification in Beauty Therapy / Hair and Beauty
How will you be assessed?
You will be continually assessed by a combination of practical assessments (performing treatments and techniques on clients), observations, and portfolio course work.
Where can this course take you?
This course can lead to employment as a fully-qualified nail technician or as a freelance nail technician.
After successfully passing the Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology, you may wish to consider increasing your expertise with the following qualification:
- Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Beauty Therapy Techniques (City and Guilds)