VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Nail Technology

Course Outline

This qualification will allow you to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to prepare you for employment as a junior nail technician. Learners will have their nail services skills assessed in a real or realistic working environment. The qualification includes all the required elements to work effectively as a nail technician including: providing and maintaining nail enhancements, manicure treatments, health and safety and client care.
This qualification structure provides learners with the flexibility to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills required depending upon their designated career pathway as a junior nail technician.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities as a junior nail technician, include:

  • Commercial Nail Salon
  • Retail Concession ‘Nail Bar’
  • Independent/Self-employed/Mobile/Home-based Settings

Become a Nail Technician in just 8 Weeks

Course Modules

Mandatory – from this group you’ll need to cover a minimum of 9 units and earn a minimum of 43 credits

Unit CodeUnit ReferenceUnit TitleLevelCreditsGLH
UV20399M/601/3937Provide and maintain nail enhancement2746
UV20453A/601/4458Client care and communication in beauty-related industries2220
UV20470T/601/4569Provide manicure treatments2548
UV20483R/600/8763Follow health and safety practice in the salon2322
UV20472L/601/4450Provide nail art2324