Is this course for you?
Level 2 Award in Nail Technology is a part time course offered by the college for those who are currently working, but would like a new challenge or a new career path. Conducted over one evening a week for 12 weeks, this course specialises in gel products, allowing you to take your first steps into being a qualified Nail Technician. It will provide you with the basis of building your knowledge of the nail technology industry, giving you the skills to master other forms such as acrylic, silk and fibreglass and poylgel.
As a trainee nail technician, you will learn in a training salon furnished with industry standard equipment and working reception. You will be introduced to the profession through practical demonstrations of key treatments, such as natural gel overlay, artificial tip application and preparation of the natural nail. You will learn a variety of skills, including practical application, health and safety and anatomy and physiology of the hands and nail.
When you begin your journey as a trainee nail technician, you will be expected to wear a uniform and purchase a kit which will become your tools to your success. You can receive information and prices of these from the Learner Services Team on request. The college endeavours to provide its students with the best experience during their qualification, thus additional trips will be a part of the college calendar. These will also require additional costs, however the college is here to assist with bursaries which can discussed further at interview. The college expects all learner to arrive to every class with all required equipment, uniform and a determination to work.