NVQ’s in Nail Services

NVQ’s in Nail Services



VTCT Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Nail Services

This qualification is perfect for those seeking to embark on a career as nail technician. It is suitable for beginners, or those with experience who wish to formalise their qualification status. It is nationally recognised, and based on the nail services National Occupational Standards (NOS) and is recognised by the UK’s leading professional bodies including BABTAC and FHT as being fit for purpose for those wishing to embark on a career as a nail technician.

This qualification will teach you all the required elements to work effectively as a nail technician including:

  • The application and maintenance of Acrylic or Gel nail enhancements
  • Nail art services
  • Manicure and Pedicure treatments
  • Salon reception duties
  • Promoting additional products and services to clients
  • Developing effectiveness at work

There are a number of practical and written assessments that are mandatory, as well as multiple choice examinations.

Cost

£1,500 (includes discount of £215), plus the required kits. Please see Kit Prices Page for details.


VTCT Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Nail Services

The VTCT Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Nail Services (QCF) is a substantial vocational qualification that will confirm your competence as a nail technician. It will provide you with the opportunity to learn nail technology skills, whilst working on real clients.

This qualification includes all the required elements to work effectively as a nail technician including a number of specialist units which include:

  • Sculpting and Maintaining Acrylic & Gel Enhancements
  • Designing and creating nail art for photography
  • Air brush designs
  • Enhancing nails with electric files
  • Wraps
  • Promoting products
  • Contributing to the financial effectiveness of a business

You will also develop your knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology, health and safety, client care and nail product knowledge. You will develop a range of technical skills in nail enhancements, using a variety of different products, tools and techniques. You will also develop interpersonal skills that will assist you to communicate effectively with clients. There are a number of practical and written assessments that are mandatory, as well as multiple choice examinations.

This qualification is nationally recognised, and is based on the nail services National Occupational Standards (NOS). It is recognised by the UK’s leading professional bodies including BABTAC and FHT as being fit for purpose for those wishing to confirm their competence as an advanced nail technician.

Cost

£2,000 (includes discount of £290), plus the required kits. Please see Kit Prices Page for details.