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Level 2 Certificate Nail Technology VTCT

This qualification is aimed at you if you are looking to start a career as a nail technician and provide additional services to your clients.

You will develop your communication and customer service skills, have an awareness of environmental sustainability and commercial skills used in the workplace.

Digital research skills, team working and problem solving will also be developed.

Key Information

  • Course Level

    Level 2

  • Duration

    1 Year

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What does this qualification cover?

Skills and knowledge covered include mandatory units:

• Working in the beauty related industries
• Health and safety
• Client care and communication
• Promote service and products
• Salon reception duties
• Provide manicure treatments
• Provide pedicure treatments
• Provide nail art
• Provide and maintain nail enhancements.

Optional units include:
• Apply make-up.
• Display stock to promote sales in salon.
• Provide lash and brow treatments.
• Art of photographic make- up
• Body art design

Practical assessments will involve performing treatments on other members of the class as well as on external paying clients in the college beauty salons.

Students will also be required to complete written assignments and online tests.

Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


Apply or enquire about this course

Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.


Apply online Make an enquiry Call 01724 281 111

Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

Visit our International pages for more information and contact details