Nail Treatments Diploma Level 2

Subject Area Beauty
Course Type 16-18, College
Qualification Level 2
Start Date September 2021
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Nail Treatments Diploma Level 2

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 one 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.

Progression: 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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Course Details

Entry Requirements
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  • You must have a GCSE Grade 3(D) in Maths
  • You must have a GCSE Grade 3(D) in English
  • You should have a genuine interest in this subject
What will I learn?
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  • Anatomy and physiology

  • Health and safety

  • Client care

  • Manicure and pedicure treatments

  • Nail art

  • Nail enhancement

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LocationPaignton Campus

This course costs: £

This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable).

If you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.

You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.

To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.

“I had 3 memorable years at South Devon College and was impressed by the tutors and facilities. I now work as a Beauty Therapist, and supply various treatments. One day I want to manage my own spa, before giving something back by teaching a new generation of beauty therapists.”Abbie-Louise Connor

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.

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