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Nail Services (Level 2)

Level 2

Nail Services

About this course

The NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Nail Services is designed to provide you with the necessary practical and theoretical skills to start a career as an employed and/or self-employed nail technician.

What you will learn

In order to achieve this qualification you must successfully complete 8 mandatory units:

  • Ensure responsibility for actions to reduce risks to health and safety
  • Fulfil salon reception duties
  • Develop and maintain effectiveness at work
  • Promote additional services or products to clients
  • Provide manicure services
  • Provide pedicure services
  • Carry out nail art services
  • Apply and maintain nail enhancements to create a natural finish

Course requirements

There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification. However, you may find it helpful if you have already achieved a Level 1 qualification.

  • This qualification is suitable for  anyone aged 16 and above.



VTCT Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Nail Services

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Assessment Methods

All units will be individually assessed using a range of methods which could include written assignments or tasks.

Sector Suitabilty

It may also be useful to anyone studying qualifications in the following sectors:

  • Beauty Therapy

Progression Routes

Upon the successful completion of this short course, why not continue to study on one of these courses:

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