Nail Technician Courses

By | March 8, 2013

nail-techHave you ever had you nails done and thought ‘I wish I could do that’? Have you dreamt of acquiring a creative and lucrative skill that will send you on a new and exciting journey to the glamorous world of beauty? One that, in a just a couple of days will make you the envy of your friends, your family and clients as you skilfully make their hands and nails look incredible. Or perhaps the artist in you craves designing you own unique nail designs.

If this is your dream then you are half way to realising your ambitions. With Beauty Training your dream is not out of reach, it is doable by you right now. With the flexible courses which are on offer you will be able to run your own profitable business at home, on the move or at a salon. As a qualified nail technician you can earn up to £50 per hour!

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There are a number of different types of nail courses available. These cater for all levels of expertise in the nail and beauty industry from beginner nail courses (for those with no previous experience of nail treatments) to advanced courses (for those with previous training and experience looking to learn new skills).

Carlton Institute Courses

The Carlton Institute is recognised as the leading training provider of beauty, nail, massage & holistic courses with 16 training locations throughout the UK.

Beginner Nail Course

This course is aimed at those seeking a career as a nail technician without any prior experience in nail treatments. During this 2 day course you will learn 3 popular basic nail treatment skills:

  • How to provide a UV gel polish [1 day]
  • Applying nail wraps [1/2 day]
  • Manicure & spa manicure treatment [1/2 day]

There are no entry requirements for this course. Once you have completed the course you will be awarded your diploma qualification with which you can obtain professional indemnity insurance. With the experience and insurance gained from this course you can start a mobile or home business applying your newly learned skills. You will be well set to learn more advanced treatments at a later date.

Nail Technician Course

A 3 day course also aimed at beginners with no entry requirements. It covers:

  • Manicure and spa manicure [1 day]
  • Nail extensions (in gel or acrylic) [2 days]

This course will provide you with the skills and a professional diploma to work on paying clients as part of your own business. If you want to work in a salon or spa we would recommend you their NVQ level 2 Nail Technician course.