Introduction

An exciting new course, which provides an excellent understanding of nail services. This course will help you develop nail techniques and knowledge through a high volume of practical and theory sessions.

Our Nail Care course is ideal for anyone who would enjoy learning the safe, hygienic process of a manicure, gel polish, acrylic and builder gel treatments along with the application of nail art.

You will be taught by a highly motivated and versatile team with an excellent range of industrial experience.

On successful completion of this course, you will be awarded a cluster of Level 5 industry recognised units.

Course code

SNTC

Location:

Dumfries

Duration

12 x Evenings, 18:00 - 21:00

Price

£TBA

Entry Requirements

Three National 4 qualifications including English; OR

NPA Cosmetology; OR

Other equivalent qualifications or experience.

Course Content

What you will learn
You will develop advanced skills in the application of various nail treatments, such as:

  • Creative nail finishes
  • Manicure level 5
  • Nail Finishes level 6
  • Gel nails level 6
  • Acrylic nails level 6

(The units may be subject to change)

 

 

Assessments

The course is a blend of both theory and practical subjects. Committed to helping you achieve your full potential, the teaching team employ a wide range of blended teaching methods to ensure that you are engaged at all levels of study and are supported in every aspect of your educational experience.
Assessments are ongoing and cover both theory and practical elements of the course. 

You will be required to study independently in your own time your attendance time in college will be for the practical elements for the course.

Progression

This qualification could lead to employment within the Hairdressing and Beauty sector and as progression to further training within the chosen subject area within the college
Explore your future career options.

With additional qualifications this could include Salon Beauty Therapist/ Spa Therapist/ Self-employed Beauty Therapist/Salon Owner/ Beauty Therapist on board a cruise ship/ Beauty Therapist Trainer/Educator or Nail Technician

Career Prospects

With further study and/or training there may be a range of self-employment opportunities and career options within the sector, for example:

Salon Beauty Therapist/ Spa Therapist/ Self-employed Beauty Therapist/Salon Owner/ Beauty Therapist on board a cruise ship/ Beauty Therapist Trainer/Educator or Nail Technician

Additional funding information

May be eligible for ITA funding:  Learn and train | My World of Work

Course Contact Details

E: shortcourses@dumgal.ac.uk
T: 01387 734199