The STC Group

L3 Diploma in Nail Technology

The Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology (QCF) is a substantial vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as a nail technician. This qualification is designed for learners aged 16 years or over and will support you to gain employment as a nail technician, as the units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role.

Throughout this qualification you will develop your knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology, health and safety, client care and nail products and equipment. You will develop a range of technical skills enabling you to provide a variety of nail enhancement treatments using different techniques. You will also develop interpersonal skills that will assist you to communicate effectively with clients.

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What does the course cover?

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At a Glance

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What could this course lead to?

  • Providing manicures and pedicures
  • Applying and maintaining nail enhancements
  • Maintaining personal health and well-being
  • Health and safety and client care
  • Designing and applying nail art
  • Enhancing nails with electric files
  • Promoting products and displaying stock to promote sales

Awarding Body: VTCT
GLH: 414
Location: Colchester, Essex
Funded Option: Advanced Learner Loan

Many participants go on to fully qualified Nail technician status, work as a salon team leader or become salon manager. Some nail technicians may opt for self employment. 

Anybody taking a Beauty Therapy Diploma in Essex could progress onto further study with The STC Group including an NVQ..

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Who is this course for?

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How much is this course?

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This course is suitable for anybody considering a career as a nail technician. No prior qualifications are necessary.

Please contact us for details about this course. Funding may be available for some eligible learners and we offer a range of payment options.

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