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Bray Institute of Further Education
Bray Institute of Further Education
Course Code
Career Zone
1 Year
Full Time

Course Summary

This course is designed for those who wish to pursue a career in a commercial retail and treatment setting such as large department stores that house specialist nail bars. It provides the learner with the highest level of practical and theoretical skills.

Upon completion successful learners will have achieved an ITEC diploma and certificate, which are highly recognised Internationally Qualifications. These much sought after qualifications will facilitate them to pursue a professional career as a nail technician both at home and internationally. Opportunity to also incorporate certification in individual eyelash extensions and spray tan. These are highly desired treatments in the industry today.

Course Details

Bray Institute of Further Education
College Link  >  Nail Technician & Salon Administration

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This course prepares you for working in the following Career Sectors:

What will you study?

    Professional Conduct & Business Awareness M/503/1375
    Manicure & Pedicure 100/1914/5c
    Diploma in Nail Art (VRQ) (L2) 100/5207/0
    Work Experience 5N1356
    Retail Selling 5N1619
    Nail Technology 6N3476

  • Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.
  • Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

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The Student - Career Interests

This course is typically suited for people with the following Career Interests:


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Creative people use their personal understanding of people and the world they live in to guide their work. Creative people like to work in unstructured workplaces, enjoy taking risks and prefer a minimum of routine.

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Bray Institute of Further Education
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