Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology


This qualification has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in; how to provide manicure and pedicure treatments and how to apply and maintain nail enhancements. The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in beauty therapy to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services. This qualification is approved and supported by the Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA), the standard setting body for hair, beauty, nails and spa qualifications.


Units in qualification:

  • Monitor and maintain health & safety practice in the salon

  • Client care & communication in beauty-related industries

  • Maintain personal health & wellbeing

  • Apply and maintain nail enhancements (acrylics, gel, and wraps)

  • Provide manicure treatments

  • Provide pedicure treatments

  • Design and apply nail art

  • Enhance nails using electric files

  • Display stock to promote sales in the salon

  • Promote products and services to clients in a salon

This course is held 1 day a week, over 18 weeks