This is an online course; Become a fully qualified Professional Nail Technician. In this 400 hour course, you’ll learn the techniques on how to apply both Gel and Acrylic nails. You’ll become confident in applying regular and French sculpted nails, as well as Color Gel and Color Acrylic.
You’ll also learn to do Gel and Acrylic refills, Repairs, Re-growth, as well as proper use of the electric file, and Nail Art.
You will learn the proper techniques from the videos, then perform the procedures on the Nail Trainer Hand. Once you have completed your sets, simply send your assignments to our Mirage Spa Education Inc. head office for grading. A video will be made and sent to you with your evaluation, on what areas need improvement and what you have excelled in.
Natural nail services (manicures and pedicures) are performed on live models. You will not receive a kit – a list will be provided to you upon enrolment for required supplies.
To graduate from this course, you’ll be required to complete a pre-determined number of assignments, along with a number of Multiple Choice exams, as well as a final exam. Upon completion of this course, you’ll be on your way to a new and exciting career as a Fully Qualified Nail Technician. You can take up to twelve (12) months to complete this course.
Requirements: Minimum 18 years of age or have completed grade 10 (or equivalent); If under 18 years you must have a signature from a parent or legal guardian. You must have Internet access, and a digital device that can take and submit photos.
Based on 400 hours Theory and Practical
Modules – Nailtech course is delivered in six (6) modules (blocks); once you have successfully completed one module, you can move onto the next.
Module 1 – Tip Application / Temporary Sets
Module 2 – Gel Nails
Module 3 – Acrylic Nails
Module 4 – Electric File
Module 5 – Nail Art Color Gel and Acrylic
Module 6 – Manicure and Pedicure
THEORY: You are required to write exams in accordance with the Standard textbook of Nail Technology
History and Opportunities
Your Professional Image
Communicating for Success
General Anatomy and Physiology
Skin Structure and Growth
Nail Structure and Growth
Nail Diseases and Disorders
Basics of Chemistry
Nail Product Chemistry Simplified
Basics of Electricity
Acrylic Nail Enhancements
The Creative touch
ON the Job
Tip applications, blending and shaping
Tip extensions (Sculpting Clear and Pink and White in Gel and Acrylic)
Form extensions (Sculpting Clear and Pink and White in Gel and Acrylic)
Nail Refills, Repair, Rebalance – with E-file
Color gel and acrylic (nail art)
Arm and hand massage
Foot and leg massage
Nail art (rhinestones, decals, glitter, mylar flakes, and much more)
Registration fee of $250.00 must be paid in advance to hold your seat
Online training fees $1200.00
Total = $2700.00
$450.00 per module x 6 modules (pay as you go plan)
$225.00 per month x 12 months (part time)
$675.00 per month x 4 months (full time)
Nailtechstore.ca has pre-made kits for each module for your convenience.
Once enrolled you will be given the link to the book and kit required to complete the specific course / module.
NailTechStore.ca will charge you directly for your books / products. Shipping is through Canada Post and delivery to your door. A signature is required.
NailTechStore.ca will charge you directly for associated shipping costs.
We encourage you to look into various funding options available in your province.
We can’t guarantee individual eligibility with any specific funding agency or financial assistance program; however, below is a list of links that may help provide you direction.
Please check back regularly, as we will be adding to the list as more options become available:
Workers Compensation Benefits – British Columbia
Workers Compensation Benefits – Alberta
Use of Registered Plans for Education
First Nations Post-Secondary Funding
Metis Employment and Training British Columbia NW Region
North Vancouver Island Aboriginal Training Society British Columbia
Metis Employment and Training Manitoba
Indian Friendship Center Youth and Employment – Ontario (Crystal Derochie)
Financial Assistance for Apprentices British Columbia
Batchewana Employment and Training Ontario
Metis Nation of Ontario – Barrie (Patricia Graham)
Kagita Mikam Aboriginal Employment and Training – Shannonville, Ontario (Jake Brant)
Work British Columbia – Finance your Education
Education and Learning Saskatchewan
Government of Manitoba Educational Assistance
Labor and Advanced Education Nova Scotia
Canada Emergency Student Benefit – Canada Revenue Agency
Financial Assistance for Nunavut Students
Mattagami First Nation – Ontario (Derek McKay)