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Nail Treatments Diploma

If you love the beauty industry and want to specialise in nail treatments, then look no further – our Nail Technology courses mean that an exciting career is right at your fingertips!
Nail treatments are one of the most popular areas of the beauty industry, so trained nail technicians are always in demand. During this 1-year course, you’ll be learning both traditional and creative techniques in nail design and application, giving you the perfect start in this exciting career.
This is a vocational qualification and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a junior Nail Technician including: providing manicure and pedicure treatments, providing nail art, health and safety and client care and communication.
You’ll be taught by experienced professionals in our Inspirations Salon – a working, commercial salon with real clients. Here, you’ll be able to put everything you’ve learnt into practice, getting valuable experience out on the salon floor. You’ll also be developing your product knowledge, your customer service skills, and your understanding of anatomy and physiology – all things that employers in the nail care industry look for.


This course is about giving you an introduction to nail treatments and developing the skills that you’ll need for employment in the industry.

After the course, you’ll be able to work as a junior nail technician in many settings, where you’ll have the chance to work your way up through the salon. You’ll be gaining valuable experience out in the workplace, as you learn more and more skills.

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“This course is great for building practical experience on real clients- which also helps you learn great customer service. I would really recommend the course, the tutors have valuable industry experience and help to get you ready for the workplace.”Jessica Brown

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

South Devon College,
Long Road,

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