• Course
    Overview
  • Units and
    Structure
  • Entry
    Requirements
  • Tutors and
    Support

Course Overview

Training will take place in our well-equipped nail bar, with instruction from our team of highly skilled, qualified and supportive tutors.

You will be taught through a combination of classroom and salon based activities and will complete written and practical work. You will learn practical treatments by working on your classmates, before moving on to work on paying clients in our real life working salon.

You will be required to purchase a professional nail kit and uniform. Exact details and cost will be provided at interview.

Level
Level 2
Duration
6 weeks part-time
Awarding Body
College Certificate
Course Fees
£224.75 Full Cost
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Units and Structure

You will cover the following aspects as part of your course:

  • Selecting and applying nail tips
  • Application of acrylic overlay
  • Application of silk/fibreglass overlay
  • Application of gel overlay
  • Replacement and maintenance of artificial nails
  • Structure of the nail and skin
  • Health and safety relating to nail extensions.

Entry Requirements

You'll need to have:

  • Learners must be aged 18 or over
  • Students must be of smart appearance and show a keen interest in the nails industry.

For equivalent qualifications see our Entry Requirements Explained page.

Tutors and Student Support

Sarah Fearn

Sarah Fearn

Course Leader


Student Support and Facilities

As a student, you’ll have access to a wide range of facilities, services and support, including:

  • Step outside the classroom  and access our state of the art facilities as well as 3 huge Learning Resource Centres with thousands of resources to use
  • With hands-on experience you’ll be prepared for employment with a competitive edge.
  • A dedicated impartial careers advice team to help you on your future path
  • Our wide range of courses means that we can offer the right paths to get you where you need to be
  • Our Hub campus is right in the heart of the town centre meaning you can find your way to us easily
  • Outstanding student support throughout your studies with us.

More about this course...

Apply or Enquire

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Have any further questions about this course? You can contact someone specifically about it by using the details below or filling in the enquiry form.

Sarah Fearn
01302 558242
sarah.fearn@don.ac.uk

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Want to apply for this course?

You'll need to have:

  • Learners must be aged 18 or over
  • Students must be of smart appearance and show a keen interest in the nails industry.

For equivalent qualifications see our Entry Requirements Explained page.


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Application & Enrolment

To apply for this course, please complete our online application form or download a printable form.

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