VTCT Level 3 in Nail Technology



Who is this qualification for?

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.

What does this qualification cover?

This qualification is based on the national occupational standards for beauty therapy and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a beauty therapist. Learners must achieve all mandatory units which include:

  • Health and safety in the salon
  • Client care and consultation
  • Nail enhancements using liquid and powder (Acrylics)
  • Electric filing for nails
  • Promote and sell products and services
  • Cosmetic science for nail enhancements
  • Design and apply nail art
  • Anatomy and physiology for nail services
  • Gel polish for nails

Throughout this qualification, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology and health and safety. They will also develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to consult with clients whilst providing a range of beauty treatments including facial treatments, skin analysis, manicure, pedicure, waxing, eyelash/eyebrow treatments and make-up applications. In parallel, learners will develop their communication and customer service skills, their awareness of environmental sustainability and their commercial skills, all of which are valued highly by employers. Problem solving, team working and research skills will also be developed.



  • Aged 19 & above
  • UK Resident

NEXT FUNDED START DATE: 12th January 2021(Evening Course)

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