Nail Technology Enhancements Level 2

Course Overview

Who is the programme for?

Students over16 who want to work to join the exciting and highly rewarding Nail Technology industry. Our programe will prepare you with the essential knowledge and skills that will form the foundation of your journey to become an educated nail tecnician. Alongside nail enhancement you will study nail art, manicure and pedicure, make-up application, lash and brow treatments. Plus salon reception and helath and safety.


Students yet to attain grade C in English and maths will work towards qualifications in these subjects, which are essential in preparing them for progression onto higher levels of study and /or employment.

Requirements: -

Wear professional uniform as recommended by the College including black flat shoes - High standards of personal hygiene - Be able to work effectively with others and be willing to carry out and receive all treatments. You may be required to treat male clients. Excellent attendance is required (100% expected). Remove all jewellery, including facial piercings (in line with Awarding Body requirements) Hair must be well groomed and worn up if long. Students will require a specialist equipment kit and salon uniform from the college designated supplier. This information is available from the department.



Are there any special facilities for the programme?

The College's nail studio offers a realistic working environment. Visits to nail exhibitions are also organised as part of the course. Students are encouraged to enter their work at competition level.

Course Requirements

4 GCSEs at grade 3 or above including maths and English.

Course Skills & Benefits

Course Progression

Successful students may progress onto a Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology, Level 3 Beauty Theapy, or Level 3 Spa Wellness.

Course Assessment

Continuous assessment, comprising portfolio of evidence of work, observed practical work, on-line multi choice assessment.

Course Additional Information

Full-time