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Level 3 Nail Technology

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Course NameStart DateEnd DateCampusTotal Fees 
L3 Diploma in Nail Technology12/09/202215/02/2023Bishopsfield Road (Fareham College)£3,345.00Available for applications
L3 Diploma in Nail Technology13/09/202216/02/2023Bishopsfield Road (Fareham College)£3,345.00Available for applications
L3 Diploma in Nail Technology27/02/202319/07/2023Bishopsfield Road (Fareham College)£3,345.00Available for applications
L3 Diploma in Nail Technology28/02/202320/07/2023Bishopsfield Road (Fareham College)£3,345.00Available for applications

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Information about this Course

Study Type
Part Time

Course Area
Beauty Therapy

22 weeks

Entry Requirements
A minimum level of English is required to enable the successful completion of the knowledge required. No prior nail technology experience is required, however students must have a genuine interest in nails, enthusiasm and commitment.

Course Information

This Level 3 course will cover topics such as:

  • Manicure and Pedicure
  • Acrylic
  • Gel polish application and techniques
  • Silk wrap
  • Tip application, natural overlay and sculpture
  • Pink and white (a French manicure)
  • 3D art and coloured acrylic
  • Electric Filing
  • Health & Safety, Client Services and Client Welfare
  • Setting up your own business
  • Product and Service Display

The subject consists of anatomy and physiology, technical theory to support treatments and practical application of manicure, pedicure and nail art skills.

The course will be assessed through the use of written task, practical tasks and oral questioning. Practical assessments will be completed at Fareham College training salon. An element of home study will be expected to support the completion of written tasks.

You are advised to purchase a uniform. A nail kit may also need to be purchased containing metal tools and equipment to support the completion of the programme. More details to be provided at enrolment.

This course will provide a seamless progression on to a career as a Nail Technician.