VTCT Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Nail Services


Duration: 12 month (1 evening a week)

Price: £2100 or £TBC including kit (optional) * you will not be required to use your own kit during training

This course is designed for experienced nail technicians who have been working with either gel or acrylic nail systems and are wanting to develop their skills and confidence and develop their skills to become an advanced nail technician. During the course you will cover the following units:

Unit G22 – Monitor procedures to safely control work operations

Unit H32 – Contribute to the planning and implementation of promotional activities

Unit N9 – Plan and create nail art designs

Unit N10 – Develop a range of creative nail images

Unit N8 – Enhance and maintain nails using wraps

Unit N6 – Enhance and maintain nails using UV Gel

Unit N7 – Enhance and maintain nails using liquid and powder

Unit N12 – prepare and finish nail overlays using electric files

Within these units you will learn how to;

  • Prepare a treatment plan to suit clients individual needs and recommend the appropriate homecare advice.
  • Work safely following health and safety regulations
  • Take part in a nail design competition including planning, competing and evaluating the event
  • Applying a full set, maintaining and removing nail enhancements using tips
  • Sculpting and extending a nail using both gel and acrylic nail systems
  • A range of finished including French, colour and nail art techniques.


Accredited with  – VTCT

Duration – 12 month (1 evening a week)

Cost – £2100 or £TBC including kit (optional)

*you will not be required to use your own kit during training

Requirements – Must hold a qualification in level 2 nail enhancements

*Students may be required to work on each other


Course Overview:

  • Health & Safety
  • Client Consultation
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Contra-Indications & Contra-Actions
  • Treatment Procedure
  • After Care Advice


Kit Includes: (if purchased)

  • TBC

You will receive:

  • Full Complete Kit (if purchased)
  • Step by Step Manual
  • No Case Studies Required
  • Training Equipment Provided on The Day
  • Full Insurable VTCT Accredited Certificate