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Bradford College

Level 2 Diploma in Nail Technology

Subject Area
Hair, Beauty & Barbering
Qualification Gained
VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Nail Technology
Study Level
Adult, School Leavers, Trade & Professional, Level 2
36 weeks
Start Date


This is a technical certificate qualification for students who wish to pursue a career as a specialist nail technician. Students will master the skills of liquid and powder nail applications.

  Key Info

Students will study a total of 12 units including Health and Safety, manicure and Pedicure treatments and anatomy and physiology for nail technologist.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course but you will need a keen interest to pursue a career as a nail technician and at least a grade 3 GCSE in English and 3 in Maths.

Please note that A kit and Uniform will be required to be purchased and additional funds may be required to attend enrichment activities e.g. trade fairs.

You will be assessed on your practical skills in our salons also you will have a graded synoptic assessment and  external exams.

Work experience is a compulsory component of the course.

Successful completion of the course means that you will be eligible for further study at level 3, or you will be able to enter employment in this field.


If you are 16 to 18 years old you won't have to pay tuition fees. If you're 19 or older you may need to pay a fee.

Our prospectus, college documents and website are simply here to offer a guide. We accept no liability for any inaccurate statements and are not responsible for any negative outcomes if you rely on an inaccurate statement.

When you sign forms and accept a place at the College, you agree to abide by College rules and any changes made to them, and accept that we have the right to reject applicants. You also accept that there are certain circumstances that could prevent us from providing some services or programmes. These are: changes in Government funding policy, low class numbers; severe weather conditions; severe damage to buildings; circumstances which may affect the health and safety of staff and/or students, or any other relevant circumstances outside the reasonable control of the College. In these cases, we reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service.



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