Nail Services Diploma Level 2





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About the course

Do you want to start your own business as a Nail Technician? What about working in a nail bar, department store or beauty salon? The employment opportunities for qualified nail technicians are on the increase, Nail Services is the perfect course to turn your dreams into reality. We will provide a progressive programme of training and education; world leading products; competent advice from highly experienced staff; and, ultimately, the best insight into all aspects of this rapidly growing and fashionable industry.

Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs to include English Grade D (3) or equivalent

What will I do on this course?

As a nail technician your job description will be extensive. You will:

Apply and decorate  nail enhancements

Consult on the general health and wellbeing of the client's hands and feet

Learn about the necessary procedures to carry out a manicure or pedicure for the client

Use basic massage techniques to relax the client's hands and feet

Learn gel, acrylic, fibreglass and nail art

Who is it for?

This course is designed for students who are interested in the nail industry and want to obtain a recognised qualification.

How to apply

You can apply on line or complete an application form

How Is this course assessed?

You will be continually assessed throughout the course in a variety of methods listed below.

  • Portfolio of work
  • Practical assessment tasks
  • Assignments
  • On Line Tests
What could I do next?

You can progress to a L3 Nail course as a full time or apprenticeship student. Alternatively you may wish to broaden you skills across our L2 Programmes in Hairdressing, Hair & Media Make up or Beauty therapy.



Additional cost
  • Uniform £31.00
  • Kit £298.00 Approx

(2018 prices)


Once you apply for the course you will  be invited in for an advice and information session. 

Adult pathways

Adults may wish to apply for this course, however we do run an adult only course which may be more suited to your needs.  



How old will you be when the course starts?

16-18 19+
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