This course is designed as an introduction to nail services, focusing on manicures and pedicures, client services and care, procedures and techniques, supplies and equipment related to the manicure and pedicure service. The skills obtained during this Certificate Program allow anyone in the beauty industry to obtain extra income generating services. Upon successful completion of this program, students will have the ability to offer manicure and pedicure services in a spa, salon or even at home. This course is a prerequisite to the Artificial Nail Technology course offered through Keystone College.
The program is delivered in the class room and salon. The course is divided between classroom theory time and practical applications; both with an instructor and working independently on assignments. The students perform services on each other or clients in the salon while supervised by the instructor; according to the ability of the student.