Nail Services - Apprenticeship

Course Code: WH00008

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Course Overview

On the Intermediate Level apprenticeship, you’ll provide a limited range of services to clients as well as assisting and supporting more senior nail technicians in more advanced nail services. You’ll carry out a range of tasks including manicures and pedicures, gel polish, basic nail art, nail repairs and natural nail enhancements.

Working as a nail technician requires social skills as well as technical ones – you’ll need to enjoy working with people in addition to managing appointments, creating new designs, and following strict health and safety procedures.

Entry Requirements

Your suitability will be assessed during the application process.

Because the industry has high client expectations and relies on repeat business importance is given to:

  • Appropriate personal presentation including clothing, hair and personal hygiene. Practical, organisational and social skills.
  • Attention to detail and cleanliness.
  • A good sense of humour/amicable nature and communication skills whether dealing face to face with clients or speaking on the telephone.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours/days as agreed in the employment contract.
  • A high degree of dexterity and coordination.

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

A variety of teaching methods including, one to one support in the work place.

•    Discussions,
•    Reflected accounts
•    practical observations will cover the majority of assessments during the course

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of apprenticeships within the College are approved to train and support the students in the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Terms and Conditions

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