These 2 units cover providing manicure and pedicure services to clients.It covers consulting with the client, recognising any contra-indications, preparing for the service and providing a service plan.It also covers filing and buffing the nails, using skin and cuticle treatments, massaging the hand and lower arm and providing a suitable nail finish. To carry out this unit you will need to maintain effective health, safety and hygiene throughout your work. You will also need to maintain your personal appearance and good communication with the client.
This course is ideal for:
Those wishing to hold a prestigious world recognised NVQ qualification
Those wishing to offer manicure and pedicures as an extra service
Those wishing to work from home, salon or mobile
Those wishing to progress to nail enhancement treatments
No previous experience needed
Units you will study:
Safe and effective working methods
Consult, plan and prepare for the service with clients
Carry out manicure services
Understand organisational and legal requirements
Contra-indications and contra-actions that affect or restrict manicure services
Anatomy and physiology that relates to manicure services
Manicure techniques, products and service planning
Evidence in the portfolio may take the following forms:
Evidence of prior learning or attainment
Some home study is required. This is a NVQ, paying clients will be used.
NVQ qualifications are recognised around the world.
Full details of each unit can be found on the VTCT webpage www.vtct.org.uk or email us for a prospectus.