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Nails Level 2 Diploma
Qualification:
 
Date:
September 
Days:
TBA 
Study Mode
Full Time 
Assessment:
Practical Assessment and Coursework 
Level:
Area:
Hair & Beauty 
Course Code:
CFFNL1 
 
Entry Requirements
4 GCSEs at A*-D or acceptable alternatives including English Language or ESOL
 
 

Nails Level 2 Diploma

This is an intermediate vocational qualification.


About the Course

You will study core and specialist units in manicures, pedicures, acrylic nail enhancements, nail art, health and safety, anatomy and physiology. You will learn about giving advice to clients on certain products, nail care and maintenance and how to identify nail conditions that require treatment.
You will need to purchase a uniform and kit. The uniform must be worn at all times when in the salon. In addition to this you must wear full black shoes. Those in financial hardship can apply for help from the college's Learner Support Fund.
You will be expected to complete 15 hours of work experience outside of your programme hours.


Key Units

Manicures, pedicures, acrylic nail enhancements, nail art, health and safety, anatomy and  physiology.



Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs at A*-D or acceptable alternatives including English Language or ESOL


Assessment

Practical Assessment and Coursework


Where does this Lead




Future Opportunities

This course is ideal for students who want to focus entirely on nails and work as a nail technician out in industry. You need to be creative and enjoy designing nail art and be patient and careful in your work with a steady hand. This area is client focused so good communication skills are essential. It is a good idea to keep up to date with current nail fashion trends.


Tell Me More

The course is assessed by coursework therefore you need to have good time management skills and be able to work to targets and deadlines. Practical assessments will be carried out in the salon following training and practice on real paying clients. 


Where can it lead? 
You could progress onto the NVQ Level 3 Nails or level 2 Beauty Therapy course.


Extra Costs

Kit and uniform