Diploma In Nail Technician Award Online Course

Explore Your Passion For Nail Art

Diploma In Nail Technician Award Online Course

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Explore Your Passion For Nail Art

The nail technician courses are a wonderful learning opportunity for anyone who has a passion for nail art and is interested in enjoying a long career in the nail industry or for anyone who is already a nail technician that wants to brush up on their knowledge and boost their career with a recognised certification.

This nail technician course comprises of twenty five informative modules that takes around twenty hours to complete. The course is accompanied with a host of instructional videos, helpful illustrations, how to instructions, advice and more.

During the course you will have access to online support as you study the introduction to nails, how to start your own business, nail art, marketing your business and so much more.

The course is offered online at an affordable price, giving you the ability to study in the comfort of your own home and at your own pace. You can access the modules anywhere where you have an internet connection and from any device.

On completion you can download and print your certificate, which you can use to boost your career as a nail technician moving forward.

By the end of this course, you will learn :

  • Understand nail technology and what a nail technician does.
  • Learn the different skin layers and how this plays a role in nail technology.
  • Get an understanding of nail anatomy, how fast nails grow and the different sections of the nail that you need to know as a nail technician.
  • Learn how to prepare your work area effectively. This module covers hygiene and the importance of cleaning your work area effectively between patients.
  • Understand the importance of consulting with your clients, offering guidance and how to give clients clear instructions on how to care for their nails moving forward.
  • Learn how to perform a manicure from the supplies you will need and how to shape the nails for the best results.
  • Learn the art of performing the perfect pedicure each and every time. This module will provide you with the advice you need from what supplies you will need to removing old nail polish to shining nails and more.
  • Understand the art of false nails from the supplies you will need to adding plastic tips, lengthening acrylics and finishing off acrylic nails perfectly.
  • This module will teach you how to incorporate a hand and arm massage into your nail appointment to provide your clients with an added service.
  • Understand all there is to know about gel nails and what makes them so popular. You will also get step by step instructions on completing gel nails along with a useful instructional video.
  • Get useful advice on using nail tips.
  • Learn all there is to know about nail art. Know why a base coat is so important, get inspiration for designs and more.
  • Get some valuable tips on nail maintenance and how to help your clients make their manicure and pedicure last longer.
  • The importance of health and hygiene and how to keep your work station clean at all times.
  • An introduction to salon management.
  • Advice on starting your own salon, working as a technician or starting a mobile business.
  • Learn how to set up a successful salon with decoration tips and advice.
  • Marketing, pricing and merchandising in your salon.
  • Understand about staffing your salon, employee law and everything you need to know when it comes to adding staff members to your salon.
  • Get valuable insight into customer relations management to ensure the highest levels of customer service at all times.
  • Learn to manage costs effectively, along with the importance of reporting and record keeping.

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn the fundamentals of being a Nail Technician 
  2. Comprehensive 25 module Certificate in Nail Technician Award Online Course
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading  Nail Technicians
  5. Receive one-on-one online help & support
  6. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  7. Certificate of completion awarded with passing score for the online assessment
  8. Study at your own pace with no rigid class timetables, 24/7 from any computer or smart device

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon purchase an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device.

Recognition & Accreditation

All students who complete this course with Courses for Success, receive a certificate of completion with a passing score (for the online assessment) and will be issued a certificate via email.

Module 1: Introduction to Nail Technology

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

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 plays 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 : Arm and Hand Massage

  • What an arm/hand massage is and how to integrate it into 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 Polish

  • What gel nails are and why they’re 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 (Shaping and Painting & Artificial Tips)

  • What equipment you need to do nail tips
  • Tips for creating great nail tips
  • How to: artificial nail tips
  • How to maintain nail tips

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 familiarising 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 are 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 and VAT
  • 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 bookkeeping 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

About this Course

Explore Your Passion For Nail Art

The nail technician courses are a wonderful learning opportunity for anyone who has a passion for nail art and is interested in enjoying a long career in the nail industry or for anyone who is already a nail technician that wants to brush up on their knowledge and boost their career with a recognised certification.

This nail technician course comprises of twenty five informative modules that takes around twenty hours to complete. The course is accompanied with a host of instructional videos, helpful illustrations, how to instructions, advice and more.

During the course you will have access to online support as you study the introduction to nails, how to start your own business, nail art, marketing your business and so much more.

The course is offered online at an affordable price, giving you the ability to study in the comfort of your own home and at your own pace. You can access the modules anywhere where you have an internet connection and from any device.

On completion you can download and print your certificate, which you can use to boost your career as a nail technician moving forward.

By the end of this course, you will learn :

  • Understand nail technology and what a nail technician does.
  • Learn the different skin layers and how this plays a role in nail technology.
  • Get an understanding of nail anatomy, how fast nails grow and the different sections of the nail that you need to know as a nail technician.
  • Learn how to prepare your work area effectively. This module covers hygiene and the importance of cleaning your work area effectively between patients.
  • Understand the importance of consulting with your clients, offering guidance and how to give clients clear instructions on how to care for their nails moving forward.
  • Learn how to perform a manicure from the supplies you will need and how to shape the nails for the best results.
  • Learn the art of performing the perfect pedicure each and every time. This module will provide you with the advice you need from what supplies you will need to removing old nail polish to shining nails and more.
  • Understand the art of false nails from the supplies you will need to adding plastic tips, lengthening acrylics and finishing off acrylic nails perfectly.
  • This module will teach you how to incorporate a hand and arm massage into your nail appointment to provide your clients with an added service.
  • Understand all there is to know about gel nails and what makes them so popular. You will also get step by step instructions on completing gel nails along with a useful instructional video.
  • Get useful advice on using nail tips.
  • Learn all there is to know about nail art. Know why a base coat is so important, get inspiration for designs and more.
  • Get some valuable tips on nail maintenance and how to help your clients make their manicure and pedicure last longer.
  • The importance of health and hygiene and how to keep your work station clean at all times.
  • An introduction to salon management.
  • Advice on starting your own salon, working as a technician or starting a mobile business.
  • Learn how to set up a successful salon with decoration tips and advice.
  • Marketing, pricing and merchandising in your salon.
  • Understand about staffing your salon, employee law and everything you need to know when it comes to adding staff members to your salon.
  • Get valuable insight into customer relations management to ensure the highest levels of customer service at all times.
  • Learn to manage costs effectively, along with the importance of reporting and record keeping.

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn the fundamentals of being a Nail Technician 
  2. Comprehensive 25 module Certificate in Nail Technician Award Online Course
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading  Nail Technicians
  5. Receive one-on-one online help & support
  6. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  7. Certificate of completion awarded with passing score for the online assessment
  8. Study at your own pace with no rigid class timetables, 24/7 from any computer or smart device

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon purchase an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device.

Recognition & Accreditation

All students who complete this course with Courses for Success, receive a certificate of completion with a passing score (for the online assessment) and will be issued a certificate via email.

Module 1: Introduction to Nail Technology

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

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 plays 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 : Arm and Hand Massage

  • What an arm/hand massage is and how to integrate it into 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 Polish

  • What gel nails are and why they’re 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 (Shaping and Painting & Artificial Tips)

  • What equipment you need to do nail tips
  • Tips for creating great nail tips
  • How to: artificial nail tips
  • How to maintain nail tips

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 familiarising 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 are 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 and VAT
  • 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 bookkeeping 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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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 070NSA137
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Unlimited lifetime
Time required: Study at your own pace
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate

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