International Nail Technician Online Certificate Course

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International Nail Technician Online Certificate Course – Requirements

This course is designed for people with little or no prior experience. The course is delivered 100 percent online 24/7 and only takes a few hours of study to complete.

To successfully complete this course, a student must:

  • Have access to the internet and the necessary technical skills to navigate the online learning resources
  • Have access to any mobile device with internet connectivity (laptop, desktop, tablet)
  • Be a self-directed learner
  • Possess sound language and literacy skills

Quick Course Facts:

  1. Course content is structured for easy comprehension
  2. Approximately 20 hours of study is needed to complete the course
  3. Registered students gain unrestricted lifetime access to your online course
  4. All course material is available online 24/7 and can be accessed using any device
  5. Study your course online from anywhere in your own time at your own pace
  6. All students who complete the course will be awarded with a certificate of completion that is applicable worldwide

For any additional questions please see our comprehensive FAQS tab above.

International Nail Technician Online Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Nail Technology

  • The history of nail technology
  • What a nail technologist does
  • An overview of the nail technology industry
  • Why business skills are necessary for nail technologists

Module 2 : Anatomy of the Skin

  • About skin layers and their roles
  • What the Epidermis is
  • About the Dermis and the important role it plays
  • What to do in the event the skin layer gets broken while treatment is being carried out

Module 3 : Nail Anatomy

  • About how fast nails grow and how to help them grow faster
  • The structure of the nail
  • Why understanding the nail anatomy is vital to your job
  • The difference between the various parts of the nail

Module 4 : Preparing Your Work Area

  • How to maintain treatment areas between clients
  • How to attain the highest standards when preparing your workplace
  • How work station preparation pays an important role in infection control
  • What your personal responsibilities are when it comes to hygiene maintenance

Module 5 : Client Consultation and Communication, Preparing Your Client

  • The best way to establish exactly what the client wants
  • How to offer your client guidance
  • Why you should give your clients instruction in nail care
  • How to maintain a good relationship with your clients

Module 6 : How to Perform a Manicure

  • What supplies you will need to perform a manicure
  • How to shape the nails
  • The best way to deal with cuticles
  • How to make each manicure perfect – every-time

Module 7 : How to Perform a Pedicure

  • What you need to perform a pedicure
  • How to remove old nail polish
  • The best way to take care of cuticles and calluses
  • How to polish the nails

Module 8 : Artificial Nails

  • What equipment you need to do artificial nails
  • How to add plastic nail tips
  • How to make sure that nails are the right length for acrylic tips
  • How to perfectly finish off acrylic nails

Module 9 : Hand/Arm Massage

  • What an arm/hand massage is and how to integrate it in to a nail treatment
  • About the anatomy of the arm, wrist and hand
  • Different massage techniques
  • About communicating with your client effectively regarding the massage

Module 10 : Gel Nails

  • What gel nails are and why they are so popular
  • The tools/equipment you will need to do this technique
  • Step-by-step guide to doing gel nails
  • Includes detailed instructional video

Module 11 : Nail Tips (French Manicure Nail Tips and Artificial Nail Tips with Acrylic)

  • What equipment you need
  • Tips for creating great nail tips
  • How to apply artificial nail tips/acrylic
  • Maintenance

Module 12 : Basic Nail Art

  • How to prepare the nails for nail art
  • About the importance of the base coat
  • Where to find inspiration for nail art designs
  • About different types of nail art

Module 13 : Nail Maintenance

  • How to maintain manicures
  • How to use cuticle oil to fix nicks
  • How to make a pedicure last longer
  • When it is time to add another top coat

Module 14 : Health and Hygiene

  • About ensuring your premises is clean and fit for use
  • How to make sure you keep your area well ventilated
  • About keeping your equipment safe and hygienic
  • About public health bodies you should be familiarizing yourself with

Module 15 : An Introduction to Salon Management

  • What running a salon entails
  • Why you need to consider tax and your business set up
  • Why tracking costs are going to be vital to your success
  • Why customer relations is going to be one of your top priorities

Module 16 : Start a Salon, Become a Mobile Technician, or Work for Someone Else?

  • What options are available to you if you wish to pursue self-employment
  • The benefits and pitfalls of starting your own salon
  • The benefits and pitfalls of becoming a mobile technician
  • The benefits and pitfalls of working for a salon

Module 17 : Setting up a Salon and Red Tape

  • About creating a business plan and finding finance
  • How to find the perfect location for a salon
  • What you need to know about taxes
  • What requirements and regulations you must abide by

Module 18 : Salon Decoration

  • What type of environment you should aim to create
  • About the importance of creating a waiting area
  • What lighting options you have and how they affect the ambience
  • About creating a salon display

Module 19: Marketing Your Nail Salon/Service

  • Why branding is so important
  • How to create a website for your business
  • How to promote your service via social media
  • Why print advertising can still be an effective means of advertising

Module 20: Setting Your Pricing

  • What you need to consider when setting your prices
  • How to create deals that don't ruin your profits
  • When you should increase your prices
  • How to promote your offers / deals

Module 21: Merchandising Your Salon

  • Which products your salon should carry
  • How to showcase your products
  • When and How to Alter Your Merchandising
  • Tips for increasing sales

Module 22: Employees and Staffing

  • How to advertise for staff
  • Employment law basics
  • How much to pay staff
  • How to train your staff

Module 23: Customer Relationship Management

  • How CRM works
  • What you can do with the CRM data gathered
  • How to choose the right CRM software
  • How to use CRM to your advantage

Module 24: Managing Costs

  • The costs associated with starting a salon
  • The ongoing expenses associated with running a salon
  • How much you can expect to make after these costs
  • The best way to keep costs down

Module 25: Forms and Record Keeping

  • What kind of forms salon owners need
  • About book keeping for salon owners and mobile technicians
  • Whether you should use an accountant for your bookkeeping
  • How you should track transactions

Recognition & Accreditation

The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Module 1: Introduction to Nail Technology

  • The history of nail technology
  • What a nail technologist does
  • An overview of the nail technology industry
  • Why business skills are necessary for nail technologists

Module 2 : Anatomy of the Skin

  • About skin layers and their roles
  • What the Epidermis is
  • About the Dermis and the important role it plays
  • What to do in the event the skin layer gets broken while treatment is being carried out

Module 3 : Nail Anatomy

  • About how fast nails grow and how to help them grow faster
  • The structure of the nail
  • Why understanding the nail anatomy is vital to your job
  • The difference between the various parts of the nail

Module 4 : Preparing Your Work Area

  • How to maintain treatment areas between clients
  • How to attain the highest standards when preparing your workplace
  • How work station preparation pays an important role in infection control
  • What your personal responsibilities are when it comes to hygiene maintenance

Module 5 : Client Consultation and Communication, Preparing Your Client

  • The best way to establish exactly what the client wants
  • How to offer your client guidance
  • Why you should give your clients instruction in nail care
  • How to maintain a good relationship with your clients

Module 6 : How to Perform a Manicure

  • What supplies you will need to perform a manicure
  • How to shape the nails
  • The best way to deal with cuticles
  • How to make each manicure perfect – every-time

Module 7 : How to Perform a Pedicure

  • What you need to perform a pedicure
  • How to remove old nail polish
  • The best way to take care of cuticles and calluses
  • How to polish the nails

Module 8 : Artificial Nails

  • What equipment you need to do artificial nails
  • How to add plastic nail tips
  • How to make sure that nails are the right length for acrylic tips
  • How to perfectly finish off acrylic nails

Module 9 : Hand/Arm Massage

  • What an arm/hand massage is and how to integrate it in to a nail treatment
  • About the anatomy of the arm, wrist and hand
  • Different massage techniques
  • About communicating with your client effectively regarding the massage

Module 10 : Gel Nails

  • What gel nails are and why they are so popular
  • The tools/equipment you will need to do this technique
  • Step-by-step guide to doing gel nails
  • Includes detailed instructional video

Module 11 : Nail Tips (French Manicure Nail Tips and Artificial Nail Tips with Acrylic)

  • What equipment you need
  • Tips for creating great nail tips
  • How to apply artificial nail tips/acrylic
  • Maintenance

Module 12 : Basic Nail Art

  • How to prepare the nails for nail art
  • About the importance of the base coat
  • Where to find inspiration for nail art designs
  • About different types of nail art

Module 13 : Nail Maintenance

  • How to maintain manicures
  • How to use cuticle oil to fix nicks
  • How to make a pedicure last longer
  • When it is time to add another top coat

Module 14 : Health and Hygiene

  • About ensuring your premises is clean and fit for use
  • How to make sure you keep your area well ventilated
  • About keeping your equipment safe and hygienic
  • About public health bodies you should be familiarizing yourself with

Module 15 : An Introduction to Salon Management

  • What running a salon entails
  • Why you need to consider tax and your business set up
  • Why tracking costs are going to be vital to your success
  • Why customer relations is going to be one of your top priorities

Module 16 : Start a Salon, Become a Mobile Technician, or Work for Someone Else?

  • What options are available to you if you wish to pursue self-employment
  • The benefits and pitfalls of starting your own salon
  • The benefits and pitfalls of becoming a mobile technician
  • The benefits and pitfalls of working for a salon

Module 17 : Setting up a Salon and Red Tape

  • About creating a business plan and finding finance
  • How to find the perfect location for a salon
  • What you need to know about taxes
  • What requirements and regulations you must abide by

Module 18 : Salon Decoration

  • What type of environment you should aim to create
  • About the importance of creating a waiting area
  • What lighting options you have and how they affect the ambience
  • About creating a salon display

Module 19: Marketing Your Nail Salon/Service

  • Why branding is so important
  • How to create a website for your business
  • How to promote your service via social media
  • Why print advertising can still be an effective means of advertising

Module 20: Setting Your Pricing

  • What you need to consider when setting your prices
  • How to create deals that don't ruin your profits
  • When you should increase your prices
  • How to promote your offers / deals

Module 21: Merchandising Your Salon

  • Which products your salon should carry
  • How to showcase your products
  • When and How to Alter Your Merchandising
  • Tips for increasing sales

Module 22: Employees and Staffing

  • How to advertise for staff
  • Employment law basics
  • How much to pay staff
  • How to train your staff

Module 23: Customer Relationship Management

  • How CRM works
  • What you can do with the CRM data gathered
  • How to choose the right CRM software
  • How to use CRM to your advantage

Module 24: Managing Costs

  • The costs associated with starting a salon
  • The ongoing expenses associated with running a salon
  • How much you can expect to make after these costs
  • The best way to keep costs down

Module 25: Forms and Record Keeping

  • What kind of forms salon owners need
  • About book keeping for salon owners and mobile technicians
  • Whether you should use an accountant for your bookkeeping
  • How you should track transactions

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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About this Course

Learn everything you need to know about becoming a professional Nail Technician

International Nail Technician Online Certificate Course – Requirements

This course is designed for people with little or no prior experience. The course is delivered 100 percent online 24/7 and only takes a few hours of study to complete.

To successfully complete this course, a student must:

  • Have access to the internet and the necessary technical skills to navigate the online learning resources
  • Have access to any mobile device with internet connectivity (laptop, desktop, tablet)
  • Be a self-directed learner
  • Possess sound language and literacy skills

Quick Course Facts:

  1. Course content is structured for easy comprehension
  2. Approximately 20 hours of study is needed to complete the course
  3. Registered students gain unrestricted lifetime access to your online course
  4. All course material is available online 24/7 and can be accessed using any device
  5. Study your course online from anywhere in your own time at your own pace
  6. All students who complete the course will be awarded with a certificate of completion that is applicable worldwide

For any additional questions please see our comprehensive FAQS tab above.

International Nail Technician Online Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Nail Technology

  • The history of nail technology
  • What a nail technologist does
  • An overview of the nail technology industry
  • Why business skills are necessary for nail technologists

Module 2 : Anatomy of the Skin

  • About skin layers and their roles
  • What the Epidermis is
  • About the Dermis and the important role it plays
  • What to do in the event the skin layer gets broken while treatment is being carried out

Module 3 : Nail Anatomy

  • About how fast nails grow and how to help them grow faster
  • The structure of the nail
  • Why understanding the nail anatomy is vital to your job
  • The difference between the various parts of the nail

Module 4 : Preparing Your Work Area

  • How to maintain treatment areas between clients
  • How to attain the highest standards when preparing your workplace
  • How work station preparation pays an important role in infection control
  • What your personal responsibilities are when it comes to hygiene maintenance

Module 5 : Client Consultation and Communication, Preparing Your Client

  • The best way to establish exactly what the client wants
  • How to offer your client guidance
  • Why you should give your clients instruction in nail care
  • How to maintain a good relationship with your clients

Module 6 : How to Perform a Manicure

  • What supplies you will need to perform a manicure
  • How to shape the nails
  • The best way to deal with cuticles
  • How to make each manicure perfect – every-time

Module 7 : How to Perform a Pedicure

  • What you need to perform a pedicure
  • How to remove old nail polish
  • The best way to take care of cuticles and calluses
  • How to polish the nails

Module 8 : Artificial Nails

  • What equipment you need to do artificial nails
  • How to add plastic nail tips
  • How to make sure that nails are the right length for acrylic tips
  • How to perfectly finish off acrylic nails

Module 9 : Hand/Arm Massage

  • What an arm/hand massage is and how to integrate it in to a nail treatment
  • About the anatomy of the arm, wrist and hand
  • Different massage techniques
  • About communicating with your client effectively regarding the massage

Module 10 : Gel Nails

  • What gel nails are and why they are so popular
  • The tools/equipment you will need to do this technique
  • Step-by-step guide to doing gel nails
  • Includes detailed instructional video

Module 11 : Nail Tips (French Manicure Nail Tips and Artificial Nail Tips with Acrylic)

  • What equipment you need
  • Tips for creating great nail tips
  • How to apply artificial nail tips/acrylic
  • Maintenance

Module 12 : Basic Nail Art

  • How to prepare the nails for nail art
  • About the importance of the base coat
  • Where to find inspiration for nail art designs
  • About different types of nail art

Module 13 : Nail Maintenance

  • How to maintain manicures
  • How to use cuticle oil to fix nicks
  • How to make a pedicure last longer
  • When it is time to add another top coat

Module 14 : Health and Hygiene

  • About ensuring your premises is clean and fit for use
  • How to make sure you keep your area well ventilated
  • About keeping your equipment safe and hygienic
  • About public health bodies you should be familiarizing yourself with

Module 15 : An Introduction to Salon Management

  • What running a salon entails
  • Why you need to consider tax and your business set up
  • Why tracking costs are going to be vital to your success
  • Why customer relations is going to be one of your top priorities

Module 16 : Start a Salon, Become a Mobile Technician, or Work for Someone Else?

  • What options are available to you if you wish to pursue self-employment
  • The benefits and pitfalls of starting your own salon
  • The benefits and pitfalls of becoming a mobile technician
  • The benefits and pitfalls of working for a salon

Module 17 : Setting up a Salon and Red Tape

  • About creating a business plan and finding finance
  • How to find the perfect location for a salon
  • What you need to know about taxes
  • What requirements and regulations you must abide by

Module 18 : Salon Decoration

  • What type of environment you should aim to create
  • About the importance of creating a waiting area
  • What lighting options you have and how they affect the ambience
  • About creating a salon display

Module 19: Marketing Your Nail Salon/Service

  • Why branding is so important
  • How to create a website for your business
  • How to promote your service via social media
  • Why print advertising can still be an effective means of advertising

Module 20: Setting Your Pricing

  • What you need to consider when setting your prices
  • How to create deals that don't ruin your profits
  • When you should increase your prices
  • How to promote your offers / deals

Module 21: Merchandising Your Salon

  • Which products your salon should carry
  • How to showcase your products
  • When and How to Alter Your Merchandising
  • Tips for increasing sales

Module 22: Employees and Staffing

  • How to advertise for staff
  • Employment law basics
  • How much to pay staff
  • How to train your staff

Module 23: Customer Relationship Management

  • How CRM works
  • What you can do with the CRM data gathered
  • How to choose the right CRM software
  • How to use CRM to your advantage

Module 24: Managing Costs

  • The costs associated with starting a salon
  • The ongoing expenses associated with running a salon
  • How much you can expect to make after these costs
  • The best way to keep costs down

Module 25: Forms and Record Keeping

  • What kind of forms salon owners need
  • About book keeping for salon owners and mobile technicians
  • Whether you should use an accountant for your bookkeeping
  • How you should track transactions

Recognition & Accreditation

The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Module 1: Introduction to Nail Technology

  • The history of nail technology
  • What a nail technologist does
  • An overview of the nail technology industry
  • Why business skills are necessary for nail technologists

Module 2 : Anatomy of the Skin

  • About skin layers and their roles
  • What the Epidermis is
  • About the Dermis and the important role it plays
  • What to do in the event the skin layer gets broken while treatment is being carried out

Module 3 : Nail Anatomy

  • About how fast nails grow and how to help them grow faster
  • The structure of the nail
  • Why understanding the nail anatomy is vital to your job
  • The difference between the various parts of the nail

Module 4 : Preparing Your Work Area

  • How to maintain treatment areas between clients
  • How to attain the highest standards when preparing your workplace
  • How work station preparation pays an important role in infection control
  • What your personal responsibilities are when it comes to hygiene maintenance

Module 5 : Client Consultation and Communication, Preparing Your Client

  • The best way to establish exactly what the client wants
  • How to offer your client guidance
  • Why you should give your clients instruction in nail care
  • How to maintain a good relationship with your clients

Module 6 : How to Perform a Manicure

  • What supplies you will need to perform a manicure
  • How to shape the nails
  • The best way to deal with cuticles
  • How to make each manicure perfect – every-time

Module 7 : How to Perform a Pedicure

  • What you need to perform a pedicure
  • How to remove old nail polish
  • The best way to take care of cuticles and calluses
  • How to polish the nails

Module 8 : Artificial Nails

  • What equipment you need to do artificial nails
  • How to add plastic nail tips
  • How to make sure that nails are the right length for acrylic tips
  • How to perfectly finish off acrylic nails

Module 9 : Hand/Arm Massage

  • What an arm/hand massage is and how to integrate it in to a nail treatment
  • About the anatomy of the arm, wrist and hand
  • Different massage techniques
  • About communicating with your client effectively regarding the massage

Module 10 : Gel Nails

  • What gel nails are and why they are so popular
  • The tools/equipment you will need to do this technique
  • Step-by-step guide to doing gel nails
  • Includes detailed instructional video

Module 11 : Nail Tips (French Manicure Nail Tips and Artificial Nail Tips with Acrylic)

  • What equipment you need
  • Tips for creating great nail tips
  • How to apply artificial nail tips/acrylic
  • Maintenance

Module 12 : Basic Nail Art

  • How to prepare the nails for nail art
  • About the importance of the base coat
  • Where to find inspiration for nail art designs
  • About different types of nail art

Module 13 : Nail Maintenance

  • How to maintain manicures
  • How to use cuticle oil to fix nicks
  • How to make a pedicure last longer
  • When it is time to add another top coat

Module 14 : Health and Hygiene

  • About ensuring your premises is clean and fit for use
  • How to make sure you keep your area well ventilated
  • About keeping your equipment safe and hygienic
  • About public health bodies you should be familiarizing yourself with

Module 15 : An Introduction to Salon Management

  • What running a salon entails
  • Why you need to consider tax and your business set up
  • Why tracking costs are going to be vital to your success
  • Why customer relations is going to be one of your top priorities

Module 16 : Start a Salon, Become a Mobile Technician, or Work for Someone Else?

  • What options are available to you if you wish to pursue self-employment
  • The benefits and pitfalls of starting your own salon
  • The benefits and pitfalls of becoming a mobile technician
  • The benefits and pitfalls of working for a salon

Module 17 : Setting up a Salon and Red Tape

  • About creating a business plan and finding finance
  • How to find the perfect location for a salon
  • What you need to know about taxes
  • What requirements and regulations you must abide by

Module 18 : Salon Decoration

  • What type of environment you should aim to create
  • About the importance of creating a waiting area
  • What lighting options you have and how they affect the ambience
  • About creating a salon display

Module 19: Marketing Your Nail Salon/Service

  • Why branding is so important
  • How to create a website for your business
  • How to promote your service via social media
  • Why print advertising can still be an effective means of advertising

Module 20: Setting Your Pricing

  • What you need to consider when setting your prices
  • How to create deals that don't ruin your profits
  • When you should increase your prices
  • How to promote your offers / deals

Module 21: Merchandising Your Salon

  • Which products your salon should carry
  • How to showcase your products
  • When and How to Alter Your Merchandising
  • Tips for increasing sales

Module 22: Employees and Staffing

  • How to advertise for staff
  • Employment law basics
  • How much to pay staff
  • How to train your staff

Module 23: Customer Relationship Management

  • How CRM works
  • What you can do with the CRM data gathered
  • How to choose the right CRM software
  • How to use CRM to your advantage

Module 24: Managing Costs

  • The costs associated with starting a salon
  • The ongoing expenses associated with running a salon
  • How much you can expect to make after these costs
  • The best way to keep costs down

Module 25: Forms and Record Keeping

  • What kind of forms salon owners need
  • About book keeping for salon owners and mobile technicians
  • Whether you should use an accountant for your bookkeeping
  • How you should track transactions

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Courses For Success is a global course platform that started in 2008 with 5 courses, since then we have grown to over 10,000 online courses. As our courses are delivered online via the internet, we sell our courses worldwide.

Our courses span across many categories including Academic, Animal, Beauty, Business, Career, Counseling, Creative & Media, Health & Therapy, Hobbies & Trades, IT, Personal Development, Sports & Fitness.

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No, anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take our course. There are no entry requirements to take this course.

5.  Do I require to have finished high school to complete this course?

No, you do not require a High School Diploma or to have finished school to study this course, this course is open to anyone who would like to take this course.

6.  What if English is not my first language?

This course is provided in English, however, due to the digital nature of our training, you can take your time studying the material and make use of tools such as google translate and Grammarly.

7.  Is this course online or conducted in person?

All our courses are accessible online on any device. You may complete them at your own pace and at your own time.

8.  How do I receive my course?

After you have completed the payment, you will receive a confirmation email and tax receipt. You will also receive an email containing your course login details (username and password), as well as instructions on how to access and log in to your course via the internet with any device, please check your junk/spam folder in the event that you do not receive the email.

9.  When does this course start?

Providing you have internet access you can start this course whenever you like, just go to the login page and insert your username and password and you can access the online material.

10.  What is online learning like?

Online learning is easy, if not easier than a traditional academic situation. By studying an online course, the usual boundaries caused by location and time constraints are eliminated, meaning you are free to study where and when you want at your own pace. Of course, you will need to be able to self-manage your time and be organized, but with our help, you’ll soon find yourself settling into a comfortable rhythm of study.

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You don't need to be a computer expert to succeed with our online training, but you should be comfortable typing, using the internet and be capable of using common software (such as Microsoft word).

12.  How long will you have access to the online course?

There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. Once you have purchased this course you will have unlimited lifetime access, meaning you can access this course whenever you want.

13.  How long will my course take?

Individual courses are designed to be completed within 6-8 hours.

If you choose a course bundle, simply multiply the above hours by the number of courses included in the bundle.
For example:

  • 2 course bundle is 2 x 6-8 hours = 12-16 hours
  • 3 course bundle is 3 x 6-8 hours = 18-24 hours
  • 5 course bundle is 5 x 6-8 hours = 30-40 hours
  • 10 course bundle is 10 x 6-8 hours = 60-80 hours
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All the required material for your course is included in the online system, you do not need to buy anything else.

15.  Is the course interactive?

Yes, all our courses are interactive.

16.  Is there an assessment or exam?

Yes, you will be required to complete a multiple-choice test online at the end of your course, you can do this test as many times as you require.

17.  What type of certificate will I receive?

You will receive a Certificate of Completion that is applicable worldwide, which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers and employers. Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.

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Our completion certificates are very valuable and will help you progress in your work environment and show employers how committed you are to learn new skills, you might even get a promotion.

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No, it is not equivalent to a college or university credit.

19.  Am I guaranteed to get a job with this certificate?

This course will give you the skills you need to help you obtain employment, but it’s up to you if you get the job or not.

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Studying and completing this course will show employers that you have the knowledge in this field, additionally you will gain more confidence in this area of expertise.

21.  How long is the certificate valid for?

The Certificates are valid for life and do not need renewing. 

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Courses are studied online at your own pace and you are free to study as many or as few courses as you wish, we also offer online course bundles that allow you to save on additional courses so that you may get all the topics related to your training goals in one go.

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Course Summary

Course ID: CFS01NT5
Delivery Mode: Online
Access: Unlimited lifetime
Time: Study at your own pace
Duration: 20 Hours
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate

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