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Sydney Lowe
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Sydney Lowe
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What We Offer

At our nail salon in Utah, we offer more than just exceptional nail services—we provide a pathway to a rewarding career. Whether you aspire to become a licensed nail technician or desire top-notch nail treatments, we are here to fulfill your needs. Join us today and embark on an exciting journey of self-discovery, creativity, and professional fulfillment.



Our nail certification program is designed to be completed in approximately 16 weeks depending on the program options and availability of instructor. A total of 375 must be received to complete the course. The schedule of the program will be determined by the instructor.

Program Cost

The cost of our nail apprenticeship is $6000, which includes a kit with core supplies, nail art supplies, e-file, curing lamp, professional implements and required textbooks. Additional fees, such as licensing exam fees and apprenticeship license, may apply.

What you will learn

1. Introduction to Nail Care:

  • Understanding nail anatomy and physiology
  • Nail disorders and common conditions
  • Sanitation and sterilization practices

2. Basic Manicure and Pedicure Techniques:

  • Proper nail shaping and filing
  • Cuticle care and maintenance
  • Hand massage techniques
  • Nail polish application and removal

3.Nail Enhancements:

  • Acrylic nail application and maintenance
  • Hard gel enhancements
  • Luminary enhancements
  • UV/LED gel nail application and maintenance
  • Tips and sculpting techniques
  • Nail forms and extensions

4.Nail Art and Design:

  • Nail art techniques
  • Introduction to nail embellishments
  • Creating nail art using various tools and mediums

5.Salon Management and Professionalism:

  • Client consultation and communication skills
  • Salon hygiene and safety protocols
  • Retail product knowledge and recommendations
  • Building and maintaining a professional nail care business

6.Licensing Preparation:

  • Overview of licensing requirements and regulations in Utah
  • Practice exams and mock assessments
  • Guidance on assembling a portfolio for licensing application

Pros of a nail apprenticeship program

1. Hands-on Experience:

Apprenticeship programs provide practical, hands-on training. As a nail technician apprentice, you'll have the opportunity to work directly with clients, gain real-world experience, and refine your skills under the guidance of experienced professionals. This practical training is invaluable for building confidence and competence in the field.

2. Mentorship and Guidance:

Apprenticeships offer the advantage of mentorship from seasoned nail technicians. Working closely with experienced professionals allows you to learn from their expertise, receive personalized guidance, and benefit from their industry knowledge. This mentorship can accelerate your learning process and help you develop a strong foundation in nail care.

3. Networking Opportunities:

During your apprenticeship, you'll have the chance to network with professionals in the beauty industry. Building connections with nail salon owners, experienced nail technicians, and other industry experts can open doors to future job opportunities, collaborations, and mentorship beyond your apprenticeship period.

4. Career Pathway:

Completing a nail technician apprenticeship can provide you with a clear career pathway. It equips you with the necessary skills, experience, and credentials to start working as a professional nail technician. With the demand for nail care services, there are opportunities to work in salons, spas, resorts, or even start your own nail business.

*Upon completion of the program, students will receive a certificate of completion. However, it is important to note that additional steps, such as passing the state licensing examination, are necessary to obtain an official nail license in Utah.

We are committed to providing our students with a well-rounded education that prepares them for a successful career in the nail industry. Our program combines theory, practical training, and business skills to equip students with the necessary tools to thrive as licensed nail technicians in Utah.

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