Course Type: Full Time

Level 3 Nail Technology

  • Course Code BEAEAT003A
  • Start Date 2nd September 2019
  • Duration 1 year
  • Campus Baltic Campus

You'll gain the skills, knowledge and understanding required in order to perform nail enhancements and advanced nail art techniques.


A range of nail technology techniques including the use of gel and acrylic nail enhancement products and the application of nail art also form part of this qualification. This qualification is most suited to those who wish to advance in their profession or to become a qualified nail technician.


You will learn:

  • Enhance and maintain nails using light cured gel including hard gels
  • Liquid and powder nail enhancements
  • Chemistry of nail products
  • Create and apply nail art
  • Anatomy and physiology for hands and feet
  • The creation and presentation of a mood board, look book and industry portfolio
  • Enhancing nails using electrical files
  • Promote and sell products and services to clients

An interview is required and equipment is needed.

How to apply

You can register your interest for this course online, call 0191 490 2246 or email start@gateshead.ac.uk.

Qualifications needed

Level 2 qualification in Beauty Therapy

Required experience

Previous Level 2 qualification in Beauty Therapy.

This course is free to those aged 19 years and under.

Most people aged 19 years and over can qualify for free or reduced course fees. This depends on your individual circumstances.

If you already have a full level 3 qualification and are aged 19 or over you can apply for an Advanced Learning Loan or pay the fee in full upfront, minus a 10% discount.

You can get more information at our Enrolment Events, by calling 0191 490 2246 or email us at start@gateshead.ac.uk

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