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Nail Technician Course - CPD Accredited - ONLY 10 GBP

Accredited Online Course | Recognised Certificate Included | Unlimited 24/7 Lifetime Access


International Open Academy

Summary

Price
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£10 inc VAT (was £299)
Offer ends 23 July 2019
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
50 Hours
Access to content
Lifetime access
Qualification
50 CPD points / hours

104 students purchased this course

Overview

Many people visit their nail technician every two weeks at least to keep their hands and nails looking beautiful. There’s a huge demand for nail technicians and our online course is a fast, economical way to learn the latest nail art trends and techniques.

In our Nail Technician course, you’ll find out how to apply classic polishes as well as today’s popular gel and Shellac nails. We’ll also show you to give heavenly hand and foot massages as well as luxurious manicures and pedicures. Whether you’re starting out in your beauty career; looking to add extra services to clients; or are refreshing your skills with the latest up-to-date nail art and design techniques, our certified Nail Technician course contains all you need to know.

KEY COURSE BENEFITS:

  • Lifetime access - No time limits - Study at your own pace
  • Internationally-recognised CPD accredited course
  • Start learning straightaway from any laptop or mobile device in any country
  • Immediate certificate download when you complete the course

In the age of the selfie and Instagram, personal appearance and grooming are more significant than ever. People invest a lot of time and money in their personal image, paying close attention to their hands which are always on display. They will seek out the best nail technician for amazing hands.

As a certified nail technician you can enjoy a flourishing career at home, abroad or on a cruise ship! Start studying nail art tips and massage techniques now as you prepare for a prosperous future in the booming beauty and personal care business.

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Description

The UK’s beauty and personal care industry is worth more than £15 billion a year (and rising!) to the economy. As a nail technician, you can be part of this booming industry with your soothing massage techniques, nail art and nail decorations.

Practise on your family and friends as you work your way through the modules in our Nail Technician course - they’ll love you for it! You’ll receive online training in the most up-to-date techniques like gel nails and Shellac. Once you know how to give a manicure and pedicure professionally, you can quickly build up a bank of happy, loyal customers.

You’ll also learn:

  • How to recognise and treat different types of skin
  • Hand exercises and how to massage hands
  • Great pedicure techniques and mastering foot massage
  • All the latest trends and techniques for decorating nails
  • Different types of nail polish and current trends in nail fashion
  • The specific skills needed to apply and remove gels and Shellac to keep the natural nail healthy

Master the art of making hands, feet and nails look and feel wonderful by following the step-by-step instructions to manicures, pedicures and nail art in our easy-to-follow course. You can learn at your own pace, re-read the material and keep your course forever. That means you can refresh your memory about a particular technique or treatment whenever you wish.

Start learning everything you need to become a nail technician straightaway. Once you’ve successfully completed our Nail Technician course, you can receive an accredited certificate to show to your clients or put on display in your salon.

How is the Nail Technician course assessed?

By studying how to be a nail technician online with IOA, you do not pay an extra fee for sitting an exam or have to wait for a set date to sit an exam. There is a short exam at the end of each module for you to take, You’ll know your score immediately.

Will I get a certificate?

Yes, you must complete the course and successfully pass each course module with a score of 55% or more to be eligible for the certificate. You can also get the ICOES certificate for a small fee to cover printing and posting.

Nail Technician Course Syllabus

Module 1: General Care Of Hands

  • Skin Types
  • Creams and suitable products
  • Exercises for hands
  • Nail disorders

Module 2: Manicure

  • The steps to a good manicure
  • Hand massage

Module 3: Pedicure

  • Steps to a good pedicure
  • Foot Massage

Module 4: Nail Art

  • Types of nail polish
  • Tools you need and how to add decorations
  • Examples of decoration choices
  • Products on the market

Module 5: Gel & Shellac Manicure

  • Gel Nails
  • Step by step instructions for sculpted gel nails with French manicure
  • Maintaining and filling
  • Shellac Style Nails
  • Steps for applying Shellac

Who is this course for?

  • Everyone who wishes to start a career in the beauty industry as a nail technician
  • Existing nail technicians who want to learn the latest nail art trends or study an accredited course
  • People working in the beauty or fashion industry who are seeking to offer an additional skill to clients
  • Makeup artists who want to offer manicures and pedicures
  • Beauty bloggers wishing to talk about nail art authoritatively
  • Anyone who fancies improving their skills for personal use

Requirements

International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

Career path

  • Start your own nail technician business or become a freelance nail technician
  • Offer your services as a nail artist as part of a team of stylists and beauticians for photoshoots, fashion spreads, movies, TV, and high fashion catwalks
  • Find work at a high-end nail salon, beauty salon or on a cruise ship
  • Start a beauty blog, YouTube channel, or Instagram account
  • Impress everyone with your nail skills!

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Samantha Lewis asked:

Do u provide any kit or materials or do we just purchase our own basic nail kit to complete the course?

Answer:

To do the Nail Technician course we recommend a basic nail kit. When you complete the course, you will know which additional products to buy depending on your needs.

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Pats asked:

What materials will I have to buy to compete this course, example: a uv light or shellac gel polish?

Answer:

The courses are fully online. You will have access to your Virtual Campus account any time, day or night so you will be able to complete the course at your own pace over the generous time of 60 consecutive days. Once you register, you will have 12 months to activate your course. All course materials are available online and there are no additional costs involved in completing the course.

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jemma asked:

what does a basic nail kit consist of?

Answer:

To do the Nail Technician course we recommend a basic nail kit: Nail file, Manicure scissors, Product for cuticles, Orange stick, Cream, 4 sided polisher, Nail polish, Base Coat, Top Coat and Varnish Remover When you complete the course, you will know which additional products to buy depending on your needs.

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Darah asked:

So there's two potential certificates you can obtain or one?

Answer:

Once you complete your Nail Technician course, you will receive a certificate of completion issued by the International Open Academy. You can also get the International Council for Online Educational Standards ( ICOES) certificate for a small fee to cover printing and posting.

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Gabriele asked:

Any certificate in the of the course?

Answer:

Once you complete your nail Technician Course course, you will receive a certificate of completion issued by the course provider.

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Sara Long asked:

Do you need to purchase any nail products, either in a kit provided by you or by ourselves to complete course.

Answer:

To complete the Nail Technician course, we recommend a basic nail kit. When you complete the course, you will know which additional products to buy depending on your needs.

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Sarahmjones91 asked:

Would I be able to get insured after taking this course

Answer:

Since frameworks differ from country to country you would need to check any insurance or license requirements in your area.

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Kerry Roberts asked:

Hi can you tell me after completing this course. Do you receive a certificate to work with the public and be able to apply for insurance.

Answer:

Once you complete your nail Technician Course course, you will receive a certificate of completion issued by the course provider. Since frameworks differ from country to country, you would need to check any insurance or license requirements in your area.

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KRISTY NORTHWAY asked:

Hello, is this course accredited and therefore does it allow me to obtain insurance as a self employed nail technician?

Answer:

The certificate of completion is provided by the International Council for Online Educational Standards, ICOES, and also accredited by CPD ( CPD UK). Since frameworks differ from country to country, you would need to check any insurance or license requirements in your area.

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Ann Hayton asked:

Are any materials for example practise hand included in the course at all

Answer:

To complete the Nail Technician course, we recommend a basic nail kit. When you complete the course, you will know which additional products to buy depending on your needs.

This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.

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