If you dream of becoming a nail technician in Nashville, the program at our beauty school will prepare you for everything you need. Graduates of our nail tech school receive hands on training from our licensed instructors in all things nails.
Nail Technician Program
(nail tech·ni·cian) A person employed to give manicures, pedicures, and other cosmetic treatments for the nails.
The professional course in manicuring requires the satisfactory completion of 600 hours of training. This will entitle you to take the Tennessee State Board of Manicuring Examination for the Tennessee Manicuring License. The instructional methods used to teach are from the Milady’s textbook and practical hands on training. This program provides opportunities for each student to develop a professional personality for working in the dynamic field of manicuring.
Full-Time: 4 Months / Part-Time: 5.5 Months
The suggested curriculum for the nail technician program is as follows:General: 150 Hours
- Sterilization, sanitation, and bacteriology
- Anatomy and physiology
- State law, salon management, ethics
Chemical: 150 Hours
- Product knowledge
- Manicuring and pedicuring
- EPA and OSHA requirements
Physical: 300 Hours
- Massage, manicuring, and pedicuring
- Nail care, nail artistry, nail wraps
- Sculptured nails, nail tips, gel nails, nail safety
- UV gel laminate and nail artistry
Total Hours: 600 Hours
Required Nail Technician Program Total: 600 Hours
Nail Tech Curriculum Total: 600 Hours
*Orientation is included under the GENERAL section of the curriculum.