VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Nail Technology (Liquid and Powder) Courses

Who is this qualification for?

The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Nail Technology (Liquid and Powder) is a Technical Certificate qualification aimed at students who wish to pursue a career as an employed and/or self-employed specialist nail technician.

What does this qualification cover?

Students must achieve all mandatory units which include:

– Health safety and hygiene
– Consultation techniques and client care
– Manicure treatments
– Pedicure treatments
– Gel polish applications
– Process payment for beauty purchases
– Anatomy and physiology for nail technologists
– Nail art services
– Promote and encourage beauty retail sales
– Display stock to promote beauty sales
– Provide and maintain liquid and powder nail enhancements
– Provide and maintain nail wrap enhancements

Throughout this qualification, students will develop their knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology and health and safety. You will also develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to consult with clients whilst providing a range of beauty services including manicure, pedicure, gel polish and nail art applications. Students will develop abilities to display stock to promote retail sales, whist developing your knowledge and understanding of how to promote and encourage retails sales and process payment for beauty purchase. In parallel, students will develop communication and customer service skills, awareness of environmental sustainability and commercial skills, all of which are valued highly by employers. Problem solving, team working and research skills will also be developed.

Why is this qualification the most suitable?

This qualification is one of two VTCT level 2 Technical Certificate qualifications in beauty Nail Technology. They will qualify students to become employed as a nail technician or enable you to take up further enhanced studies.

The Level 2 Diploma in Nail Technology (Liquid and powder) allows the nail technician to concentrate their time in gaining mastery of liquid and powder applications, whereas the Level 2 Diploma in Nail Technology (Gel) allows the nail technician to specialise in gel enhancement applications, enabling mastery of techniques.

What could this qualification lead to?

Students who achieve this qualification are eligible to become members of the British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) or Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT). As a nail technician, students could progress directly into employment in a variety of contexts, which include:

– commercial salons
– destination/day spas
– nail bars or concessions
– independent/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings
– retail and training
– cruise liners
– photographic or media work

Part time
Tutors: Niamh Sweeney and Apryl Cunningham.
Start date: Monday 15th January 2018
Mondays 6pm – 9pm
Tuesdays 9.30am – 4.30pm
Course runs for 12 weeks.

Price €1750
Deposit of €500 required to confirm place. Payment options available.
Price includes full kit incl. UV lamp, uniform and books.
VTCT Exam Fee €100.

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