Part Time:

Level 3 Nail Technology – Diploma

Course Details

Entry Requirements

E3 minimum level of English is required to enable the successful completion of the knowledge required. No prior nail technology experience is required, however students must have a genuine interest in nails, enthusiasm and commitment.


This Level 3 course will cover topics such as:

  • Manicure and Pedicure
  • Acrylic
  • Gel polish application and techniques
  • Silk wrap
  • Tip application, natural overlay and sculpture
  • Pink and white (a French manicure)
  • 3D art and coloured acrylic
  • Electric Filing
  • Health & Safety, Client Services and Client Welfare
  • Setting up your own business
  • Product and Service Display

The subject consists of anatomy and physiology, technical theory to support treatments and practical application of manicure, pedicure and nail art skills.


The course will be assessed through the use of written task, practical tasks and oral questioning. Practical assessments will be completed at Fareham College training salon. An element of home study will be expected to support the completion of written tasks.


This course will provide a seamless progression on to a career as a Nail Technician.


You are advised to purchase a uniform. A nail kit may also need to be purchased containing metal tools and equipment to support the completion of the programme. More details to be provided at enrolment.

Level 3 Course


22 Weeks

Start Dates

25.02.2019 – 24.07.2019
Mon & Wed | 09.45 – 13.45

27.02.2019 – 25.07.2019
Wed & Fri | 17.00 – 21.00

Course Cost

Please note that the fee indicated can only be confirmed once all submitted information is verified by our information, advice and guidance team.

Funding Information

You may be eligible to receive fee remission or a loan for this course. Please contact our Enrolments Team on 01329 815 171 for more information or email them below.


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