Certificate II in Nail Technology
- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Skills Creation
- Hairdressing & Beauty
- Course Location
- Course Duration
Part Time: 6 - 8 months
- Course Cost
- For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
- Study Modes
- On Campus; Part Time (Day); Part Time (Night)
- Starting Date
- February 2014
Part time (Day): 9.00am - 3.30pm
Part time (Night): 5.30pm - 9.30pm
Phone: (03) 5120 4542
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841
This course is perfect for those who want to get started in beauty but have no prior experience.
As a standard entry level qualification for the beauty industry, this course provides the basic knowledge and skills you will need to work as a nail technician.
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are competent in interacting with customers, providing manicure and pedicare services, applying acrylic or gel nail enhancement, and applying nail art.
Work would be undertaken in the nail technology stream of the beauty industry. This course is designed to provide the skills to perform a prescribed range of functions, involving known routines and procedures and with some accountability for the quality of outcomes.
Students are required to bring their own models.
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Nail Technology.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
- Nail Technician
Candidates must be a minimum of 15 years of age.
Year 10 pass is preferred.
All applicants will be required to attend an interview process.
- Mature age applicants are welcome
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
AssessmentAssessment is competency-based for each unit. A range of assessment methods will be used, including practical demonstrations, problem solving, documents/folio, oral presentations and written/practical assessments.
Opportunities For Further Study
- Certificate II in Retail Make-Up and Skin Care
- Certificate III in Beauty Services
- Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy
- Diploma of Beauty Therapy
- Diploma of Salon Management
- Vocational Graduate Certificate in Intense Pulsed Light and Laser Hair Reduction
Can prospective students enrol in individual units?No.
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
||Work in a nail services framework
||Provide manicure and pedicare services
||Apply ultraviolet gel nail enhancement
||Apply acrylic nail enhancement
||Conduct financial transactions
||Provide service to clients
||Organise and maintain work areas
||Communicate in the workplace
||Work effectively in a retail environment
||Apply safe working practices
|* A selection of 5 elective units are to be undertaken. Please contact us for further information|