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Beauty Therapy Nail Services Level 3 at Bath College

Course description

This course is a follow-on from NVQ or VRQ Level 2 in Beauty Therapy and provides a higher level of skills necessary for employment in specialist beauty salons.

Course content

  • Monitor procedures to safely control work operations
  • Enhance and maintain nails using UV gel
  • Enhance and maintain nails using liquid and powder
  • Enhance and maintain nails using wraps
  • Plan and create nail art designs
  • Develop a range of creative nail images
  • Plan and provide airbrush designs for nails
  • Client care and communication in beauty-related industries

Entry requirements

  • NVQ or VRQ Level 2 in Beauty Therapy
  • Excellent communication skills, a high standard of personal presentation, a mature caring attitude and a professional customer focused approach
  • Interview


Units are internally and externally assessed. Continuous practical assessment is used to teach and develop vocational competence. On completion of each unit you will be required to undertake an externally set multiple choice theory paper.

Future opportunities

Gain employment in beauty salons or nail bars

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 02 February 2016

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