Nail Artistry is a truly inspirational and educational guide to all aspects of nail artwork. Lavishly produced in full colour, Nail Artistry draws on the some of the most in demand nail art technicians in the world of fashion and beauty. The course includes step-by-steps of the most creative nail designs that range from basic nail art techniques to advanced airbrushing. Nail Artistry exclusively introduces the revolutionary area of 3D nail art using mixed media.
The Nail Artistry Certificate covers the mandatory nail art units in the current national occupational standards for levels 2 & 3
ยท Full colour step-by-steps of all nail art and airbrushing techniques
ยท Detailed chapter on the anatomy and physiology of the hand
ยท A chapter explaining how to set up your own salon including essential knowledge on client care
ยท Essential health and safety advice
ยท Dedicated chapter on Competition Nail Art
ยท Tip Boxes
ยท A fascinating guide to Nail Art in the exciting world of the fashion industry
There are no previous skills or qualifications required to register for this course.
ยท The business of nail art
ยท Anatomy and physiology of the skin and nails
ยท Basic nail art techniques
ยท The art of airbrushing
ยท Mixed media nail art
ยท Fashion and photographic nails
ยท Competition nail art
What qualification is awarded upon completion?
Every successful student will be awarded the Certificate in Nail Artistry.
How long will this course take to complete and do I have to complete within a certain time?
Students can register for this course at any time. Average completion time is approximately 70 hours overall, however you may take as long as you wish to complete. There is no time limit at all.
What is included in the price of my course?
Course Manual A4 ring binder Blank CD for storing coursework. Plain A4 paper. Pen and pencil. Freepost Envelopes. Unlimited email support (Monday to Friday)
This course comes enclosed in a study bag enabling you to transport your course anywhere you wish. Giving you total flexibility.
Also included is a student starter kit containing the following:
ยท Airbrush Unit
ยท 5 Nail Colours
ยท 2 in 1 Nail Varnish
ยท 2 Gas Canisters
ยท Stencil Holder
ยท Hoof Stick
ยท Mixer Bottle
ยท Spare Nozzles
ยท Design Chart
ยท Step by Step DVD
What if I need to ask a question relating to my course?
All students can email student support with any questions they may have from Monday to Friday 9am - 9pm.
How is my Coursework assessed?
You will be required to submit your assignments via email or alternatively you can use the freepost envelopes supplied in your study pack. (Freepost available to UK students only). Once received it will be assessed by student support and a report issued on your progress with any relevant comments. Three grades can be achieved PASS, MERIT or DISTINCTION. All assignments can be re-submitted for regrading if necessary. For practical assignments you will need plenty of willing friends and family to practice on. You will be required to submit consultation sheets and evidence which will be verified at random.
Will I be required to sit an exam?
This course is completed using continual assessment allowing us to closely monitor your progress. Therefore no examination is required.
What is the potential for earnings working as a nail artist?
Qualified nail artists are commanding on average in the region of ยฃ30.00 - ยฃ40.00 per hour.
Do I need to be working in a salon to complete this course?
No! Although you will need access to willing family and friends who are willing to let you practice your new skills on