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Nail Services Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3 at Craven College

Course description

Learn about a variety of new techniques and advance on your existing ones, from hot oil treatments to airbrushing you will gain fantastic practical experience and learn how to do it with a professional finish.

Work your way up the employment ladder with the Nail Services Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship and train for senior roles within a salon or in a similar role in another organisation. This is an exciting new Apprenticeship in a fast growing industry. Nail Services Apprentices could be working in a busy nail bar or in a beauty/hair salon or even within a hotel spa offering a range of nail treatments and enhancements. You will need to be outgoing and have excellent communication and customer service skills. 

Course content

Airbrushing, Creative Nail Designs, Enhance & Maintain Nails using Liquid & Powder, Enhance & Maintain Nails using UV Gel, Using Overlays & Electric Files  
Functional Skills in Maths & English, Personal Learning & Thinking Skills (PLTS), Employee Rights & Responsibilities 

Entry requirements

  • Employment within the industry 
  • Nail Services Intermediate Apprenticeship Level 3


College attendance will be one day per week and an assessor will visit you in your workplace once a month to assess your competence and help you build a portfolio of evidence.

Financial information

For information about Financial Support that Craven College can offer visit: Fees & Funding

Future opportunities


  • From Level 3 you can go in to Higher Education or undertake other industry qualifications


  • Salon Supervisor
  • Salon Manager
  • Specialist Nail Technician
  • Freelance Nail Tehnician
  • Beautician
  • Nail Artist

Further information

At Craven College we want you to be successful both during your time here at College and anything you decide to do after College.

The support services within College exist to help support you to get the most out of your course: Craven College Support

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Craven College directly.

Last updated date: 15 September 2017
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