Liquid and Powder Nail Enhancements - VTCT (ITEC) Level 2 Certificate

This course is full. Please contact us on 01202 123444 to be added to the queue.

Course code:†AA1004C

To gain the knowledge and skills to be able to carry out nail treatments.

When and where

Dates

From 28 Sep 2022 to 14 Jun 2023
Wed 09:30-15:00

30 weeks

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28 Sep 2022

09:30 to 15:00

05 Oct 2022

09:30 to 15:00

12 Oct 2022

09:30 to 15:00

19 Oct 2022

09:30 to 15:00

02 Nov 2022

09:30 to 15:00

09 Nov 2022

09:30 to 15:00

16 Nov 2022

09:30 to 15:00

23 Nov 2022

09:30 to 15:00

30 Nov 2022

09:30 to 15:00

07 Dec 2022

09:30 to 15:00

14 Dec 2022

09:30 to 15:00

04 Jan 2023

09:30 to 15:00

11 Jan 2023

09:30 to 15:00

18 Jan 2023

09:30 to 15:00

25 Jan 2023

09:30 to 15:00

01 Feb 2023

09:30 to 15:00

08 Feb 2023

09:30 to 15:00

22 Feb 2023

09:30 to 15:00

01 Mar 2023

09:30 to 15:00

08 Mar 2023

09:30 to 15:00

15 Mar 2023

09:30 to 15:00

22 Mar 2023

09:30 to 15:00

19 Apr 2023

09:30 to 15:00

26 Apr 2023

09:30 to 15:00

03 May 2023

09:30 to 15:00

10 May 2023

09:30 to 15:00

17 May 2023

09:30 to 15:00

24 May 2023

09:30 to 15:00

07 Jun 2023

09:30 to 15:00

14 Jun 2023

09:30 to 15:00

Location

Bournemouth Indoor Bowls Centre†

Kings Park Drive
Bournemouth
BH7 6JD

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Cost

Fees and concessions

The total fee for this course is £926.00.

The full (undiscounted) tuition fee for this course is £633.00, the concession rate is Free. This course also has a charge of £293 for exam fees. Please note that concession rates are subject to proof of eligibility.

What the course is about

<p>This course will enable learners to gain the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skills in order to provide nail technology treatments using <strong>one</strong> of the following systems:</p>

<ul>
<li>Liquid and Powder</li>
<li>Gels</li>
<li>Wraps</li>
</ul>

<p>With the other learners in your class, you will cover the following units :</p>

<ul>
<li>Provide Manicure Treatments</li>
<li>Provide Pedicure Treatments</li>
<li>Provide and Maintain Nail Enhancements</li>
<li>Provide Nail Art</li>
<li>Follow Health and Safety Practice in the Salon</li>
<li>Client Care and Communication in Beauty Related Industries</li>
<li>Working in the Beauty Related Industries</li>
</ul>

<p>A variety of learning activities will be used on this course, including tutor presentation and demonstration, practical application of skills, individual and group work, discussions, Q&A, internet research, individual research and project work. Where relevant, your learning will enable you to develop skills and knowledge required for work. There may be vocational specialist guest speakers, or employers, invited to share their skills and experience.†For further information on the syllabus for this course please go to <a href="http://www.vtct.org.uk/">www.vtct.org.uk</a>.</p>

<p>As part of this course you will study the VTCT (ITEC) Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention (COVID-19) for Beauty Therapy and Nail Services, this is a knowledge-based qualification aimed at beauty therapists and nail technicians, who need to understand the COVID-19 infection prevention methods required in order to maintain high levels of health and safety in the provision of their services to clients.</p>

<p>Regular home study will be necessary to successfully complete this course. You will be supported to develop good study skills. Your tutor will also support you to improve your English and maths skills alongside your learning of your vocational subject. There may be the opportunity to undertake a work placement during your course. Full details will be shared at induction.</p>

<p>If you have declared at enrolment that you are unemployed, you may be invited to meet with an Information, Advice and Guidance Officer or employability member of staff, to identify other learning opportunities that will support you to secure employment or improve your employment prospects. We highly recommend that you engage fully in any other learning opportunities that we help you identify.</p>

<p>This is a vocational course leading to a qualification, and the cost of it is subsidised by public funding. You will be required to complete all of the necessary coursework/assignments or exams by the given deadlines.</p>

<p><strong>Please note: if you do not successfully complete the course within this academic year, you will not be able to repeat it at the subsidised fee.</strong></p>

Pre-course information session or interview

<p>You will be required to attend an Admission Session prior to enrolling on this course. If you have any certificates for qualifications in this subject area, or for English or Maths, please give details of these in your application. At this session, you will receive:</p>

<ul>
<li>Full details of what is covered on the course</li>
<li>Information as to the pre-requisite skills or qualifications needed prior to enrolling</li>
<li>Information as to the home study requirements and commitment</li>
<li>A Skills Check for English or maths as appropriate</li>
<li>Details of learning or financial support that may be available to you</li>
</ul>

<p>There will be an opportunity to ask any further questions you may have. <strong>Please note -</strong> places on some of our courses will be in high demand and if you have been offered a place but no longer require it, please advise us immediately, as you may be preventing another learner from taking the place. Where learners do not attend the first session, without having given prior notice, Skills & Learning reserve the right to offer the place on the course to another learner (see Additional Information below). For term dates please refer to <a href="https://www.skillsandlearningace.com/about/term-dates/">www.skillsandlearningace.com/about/term-dates</a>.</p>

Assessment of progress, tests, exams

<p>This is a Level 2 examination course. Examination dates will be given to you by your tutor at the start of the course and may fall outside of the scheduled class times. Course work is also required to be completed during the course.</p>

<p><strong>Awarding body:</strong> ITEC<br />
<strong>Assignments/Course work:</strong> There will be a mixture of assignments, case studies as part of your portfolio of evidence. These will be set and marked by your tutor/assessor and will be externally verified by the ITEC examiner.<br />
<strong>Examination(s):</strong> Your Practical skills will be assessed by a practical examination conducted by an ITEC examiner. You will also take a multiple choice theory test for some units.</p>

<p>You will negotiate a Personal Learning Plan with your tutor identifying the areas you need to develop; this will be reviewed at regular intervals. <strong>Please note this qualification must be completed within the deadline set. It may be possible to re-sit the examination within the academic year at an additional fee.</strong></p>

Who the course is for / Previous experience, knowledge or qualifications

<p>We have designed this course to support you with working in the Beauty sector. Successful completion of this course will provide the skills and knowledge required for job roles in Beauty Therapy working as a Nail Technician.</p>

<p>You can check the suitability of this course for a preferred career path or route to employment by looking at various job profiles on the National Careers Service website <a href="https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/">https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk</a>.</p>

<p>There is an expectation that if you enrol on this course, you are willing to commit fully to the period of time involved in this course, the associated home study and the assessed work required, and intend to sit the examination if applicable.</p>

<p>English language and/or maths skills at Level 1/Level 2 are required. You may be asked to complete an online assessment in English (and maths if applicable) prior to submitting a course application or as part of an admission session.</p>

Materials and costs

<p>A text book, set of towels, tunic, and a kit containing all essential items will be provided for you whilst on the course, in order for you to be able to practise outside the classroom at no extra cost.</p>

<p><strong>PLEASE NOTE anything provided is on loan to you and must be returned at the end of the course. If it is not returned you will be invoiced for the full cost of a replacement.</strong> There may be further materials you could obtain to further support your study. You will be guided by your tutor prior to any purchase.</p>

<p>Course costs: For information regarding any <strong>funding</strong> for this course please <strong>please refer to</strong> the Finance page on our website <a href="https://www.skillslearningace.com/learning-with-us/finance/" target="_blank">www.skillslearningace.com/learning-with-us/finance/</a>.</p>

<p><strong>PLEASE NOTE If you do not attend a pre-booked practical or theory exam without giving the required notice you will be invoiced for the cost. Details of the fees and cancellation notice periods required are available on request.</strong></p>

Next Step

<p>There are opportunities for employment for Nail Technicians in beauty salons, health clubs, spas, cruise liners, in a home salon or mobile.</p>

<p>You may wish to consider Level 3 Nail Treatments, Level 2 Beauty Specialist Diploma or a level 3 Massage Diploma. Alternatively, you may be interested in a Level 1 Introduction to Hairdressing or a Level 2 Hairdressing Diploma. Other courses may be offered by Skills & Learning or other local providers.</p>

<p>There are a variety of e-learning courses that can be started at any time of the year. Up to date English and maths Functional Skills and Essential Digital Skills qualifications can help you progress at work or into further or higher education. Skills & Learning work with local employers to offer Sector Based Work Academy Programmes and Apprenticeship training. See the website <a href="http://www.skillsandlearningace.com/">www.skillsandlearningace.com</a> for more details. Skills & Learning work with local employers to offer Traineeships and Apprenticeships to young people. Your tutor may also be able to discuss the possible next step options with you.</p>

<p>You may like to talk with a Careers Adviser about other courses. General careers advice and guidance can be provided by the National Careers Service <a href="https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/">https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk</a>. For further information please contact us on 01202 123444.</p>

Additional information

<p><strong>English, maths and computing skills:</strong> all of our courses support the development of relevant English, maths and computing skills.<br />
<strong>Refunds:</strong> please see details of our cancellation policy in our Terms and Conditions on our website <a href="https://www.skillsandlearningace.com/policies/terms-and-conditions/">www.skillsandlearningace.com/policies/terms-and-conditions</a> or in our brochure.<br />
<strong>Attendance:</strong> before enrolling you should ensure that you can attend all classes offered as far as possible.<br />
<strong>Places on courses:</strong> many of our courses are in high demand. If you have been offered a place but no longer require it, please advise us immediately as you may be preventing another learner from taking the place. Where learners do not attend the first session, without having given prior notice, Skills & Learning reserve the right to offer the place on the course to another learner; you will not be eligible for a refund it it is outside of the terms outlined in our cancellation policy.<br />
<strong>Fully funded learners:</strong> if you have been offered a fully funded place on a course and no longer require it, you must advise us before the course starts so that your place can be offered to someone else. We reserve the right to withdraw future offers of fully funded places if you regularly do not start or complete funded courses.<br />
<strong>Home study:</strong> you may be required to do some study at home between sessions to assist with your learning and progress.<br />
<strong>Qualification Levels:</strong> there is further information about qualification levels on our website. Some courses have learners of different levels being taught in the same class with differentiated learning materials and activities appropriate to the qualification level.<br />
<strong>Proof of identity:</strong> please bring photographic ID and your National Insurance number with you to your first session. You will also need to provide it for any external examinations you take.<br />
<strong>Off-site activities:</strong> with some courses, there may be the opportunity for off-site enrichment activities at additional cost, for example: gallery, museum or exhibition visits. Where this is an integral part of the course, your tutor will discuss the arrangements with you during your induction.<br />
<strong>Parking at centres:</strong> parking at centres may be limited; please be prepared to use on street parking or pay and display car parks. For information regarding each centre, please visit the venue section of our website <a href="https://www.skillsandlearningace.com/our-centres/">www.skillsandlearningace.com/our-centres/</a>.<br />
<strong>Refreshments:</strong> tea/coffee or vending machine(s) are available at some venues. Further information can be found in the venue section of our website <a href="https://www.skillsandlearningace.com/our-centres/">www.skillsandlearningace.com/our-centres/</a>.<br />
<strong>Unspent Criminal Convictions</strong> we require learners to disclose any unspent criminal convictions. Please refer to <a href="https://www.skillsandlearningace.com/policies/disclosure-of-unspent-convictions/"> www.skillsandlearningace.com/policies/disclosure-of-unspent-convictions</a>.<br />
If you have any <strong>accessibility or disability issues</strong> that we need to accommodate or if you think you may need any other support to complete your chosen course, please contact: 01202 123444 or e-mail <a href="mailto:enquiries@salbcp.com">enquiries@salbcp.com</a>. All enquiries are treated in confidence.</p>