Nail Technician Level 3


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Level 3

Abstract Education

120 Hours

No Entry Requirements

 Enrolment Fee £349.00

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A Distance Learning Course is the ideal way to gain a qualification without having the worry of trying to fit your studies around your everyday life.† You can complete your studies in your own time and we are on hand seven days a week to help you plan your future.

Course Description

The Distance Learning†Nail Technician course†has been created to help develop your skills to a high level of occupational ability also enabling you to perform your own salon services.†If you carry an artistic flare, and would like job satisfaction, this may well be the course for you.

This course will prepare students to become successful Nail Technicians and offers expert practical and professional guidance based on years of inside industry experience.

You will learn the following:

  • Study the latest techniques of nail enhancements and design;
  • Develop your professional skills and become customer-focused;
  • Understand the legislation and regulations that are relevant to the nail industry;
  • Prepare to run your own business;
  • Comply with health and safety regulations

As an introductory offer, on completion of your Nail Technician Course, we will provide you with 100 business cards to start you off and on enrolment you will have student access to salon supplies in order that you can purchase any products you require.

Previous Knowledge Required

You do not need any prior learning knowledge or experience to take this home study course. This course is openly available to anyone who wishes to take part in a highly rewarding home study course, although you would be expected to have a reasonable standard of literacy.

You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with the full support of your Tutor.


All assignments are marked by one of our professional Tutors who will offer regular feedback and guide you through your course.

You will be provided with the telephone number for your dedicated Student Support Team who will be available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your course. You can be assured that you will receive unlimited support for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.


Firstly you will start by covering all of the theory needed to prepare you to work with clients, completing assignments which will be marked by your Tutor.

You will then be ready to move on to your Video Tutorials which will give you the opportunity to practice everything you have learned and perfect your skills. (In order to verify this, you will be required to send/email photographic evidence of your work to your Tutor, with contact details for the person you are practicing on). This can be uploaded through the student portal if required.

Enrolment Fees

You can enrol online today by either paying in full or taking advantage of our easy payment plan.† The first instalment will be due one month following enrolment.

Payment Method††††††††††† Version Initial Payment Monthly Instalment Total Payable
Pay in Full Paper £285.00 Nil £285.00
Instalment Option 1 Paper £87.25 £87.25 X 3 months £349.00

Please note the easy payment plan is not available to International Students.

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Unit 1: Health and Safety

Unit 2: Consultation and Contra-Indications

Unit 3: Anatomy and Physiology of the Skin

Unit 4: Anatomy of the Nail

Unit 5: Process of Nail Growth

Unit 6: Manicure

Unit 7: Tip Types and Customisation

Unit 8: Preparation of the Nail and the application of Acrylic/Gel/Fibreglass Nail Extensions

Unit 9: Removal of Acrylic/Gel/Fibreglass Nail Extensions

Unit 10: Nail Art Designs and Procedures

Unit 11: Marketing and Starting your own Business

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement†by Abstract Education and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details of all of the units you have completed as part of your course).

The Level 3 Nail Technician course has been benchmarked at a level 3 which would give you some indication as to the difficulty of this course.† I.e., GCSE would be equivalent to Level 2 and A’ Level would be equivalent to Level 3.


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