This program is designed to teach students the art and science of beautifying the nails of the hands and feet, to give a professional hand and foot massage, and to use safety precautions and sanitation methods.
Students will learn to identify diseases and disorders of the nails. Nail Extensions, Nail Wraps, Gel Nails and Nail Art will be Included, along with current information on infection control.
COURSE NAME: Nail Technician
PROGRAM LENGTH: 1.5 months
COST OF PROGRAM: $1,800.00
PROGRAM CIP: 12.0410
Overall graduation rate: 93%
PROGRAM LEVEL: Diploma
Job Placement Rate: 72%
note: AGENCIES RATE REPORTED TO COUNCIL ON OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION (COE)
SOC CODE: 39-5092 Manicurist/Pedicurist
Delivery: Traditional Setting (Theory and Practical ON-SITE) ONLY.
Financial Aid is available for all those who qualify. If you are interested to enroll in classes, click here for financial aid information.
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FBA gives the option/opportunity to purchase textbooks outside from the school, to new enrolled students for the Barber, Cosmetology, Nail Technician, Full Specialist, Facial Specialist and Facial Specialist and Advanced Esthetics Programs.
The institution will accommodate as such, to allow the students to use subsequent disbursement of Title IV Aid to pay for those funds. For further questions please contact the school financial aid office.
NT120 Florida Cosmetology Laws & Rules for Nail Technicians
4 Clock Hours
Students will learn about the Florida Cosmetology laws and rules from the Board of Cosmetology.
Chapter 477, Florida Statutes; Chapter 61G5, Florida Administrative Code; Sections of Chapter 455, Florida Statutes; Chapter 61, Florida Administrative Code, emphasis on the sections that apply to the Nail Technician.
8 Clock Hours
NT121 Sanitation for Nails
Students will learn how to properly sanitize their station and implements as a Nail Technician. Proper procedures to follow to assure sanitary conditions with all materials, implements, and products used.
NT122 Ethics for Nail Technicians
2 Clock Hours
Students will learn about ethics as a professional nail technician.
NT123 Nail Theory and Practicum
162 Clock Hours
Students will learn about nails in subjects of nail structure, disorders, diseases, manicuring, pedicuring, nail product chemistry, chemistry and chemical safety, gel nail enhancements, nail art, electric filling, nail tips and forms, nail resin, systems, history, monomer liquid, and polymer powder nail enhancements. Students will learn how to perform client services such as nail fill-in, gel, manicures, pedicures, nail wraps and/or mending, artificial nail removal, polishing and nail art, sculpting using A Form, and tips with overlay.
4 Clock Hours
Students will learn about human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), the effects, how to keep clients and yourself safe, and what are the differences.
Mornings: Monday-Friday - 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Evenings: Monday-Friday - 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM OR 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
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51 N. State Road 7 (441)
Plantation, FL 33317
(Located at the Westgate Plaza. NW corner of 441 and Broward blvd)
(954) 791-1792 Main
Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM
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