Health and Beauty: Nail Treatments
Industry Certified • Level 2
About the course
The VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Nail Treatments is a vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as a junior nail technician. This qualification is designed for learners aged 18 years or over and will support you to gain employment as a junior nail technician, as the units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role.
This is a vocational qualification and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a junior nail technician including, mandatory units covering the following: providing manicure and pedicure treatments, health and safety and client care and communication.
Type of LearningAdult Learning
Study ModePart time
Entry onto this qualification can be via previous attainment of a Level 1 qualification in beauty therapy and/or a successful skills test and interview.
- Client care and communication in a beauty related industries - Provide manicure treatments - Provide pedicure treatments - Follow health and safety practice in the salon - Provide nail art
Exams, portfolio and practical assessments
Careers & Progression
This qualification will prepare you for employment as a junior nail technician. You will also be eligible to join a professional association and gain insurance as a junior nail technician. Career opportunities as a junior nail technician exist in a variety of contexts, including: - Working in a commercial nail or beauty salon. - Working in a retail concession nail bar. - Working independently/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings.