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How to become a licensed nail technician in the UK?

Are you wondering how to become a nail technician in the UK? Look no further. NTC specialises in providing accredited nail technician courses across the UK, with some of the best trainers to help you on your nail journey.

It is the perfect time to start a new career as a nail technician as the interest for all things manicures, pedicures and nail art booms. 

Qualifications to become a nail technician

There are various routes to becoming a nail technician. Regardless of your route into the nail industry, you will need to gain professional nail technician qualifications in order to perform your services on clients safely.

It is not necessary to hold a qualification to become a nail technician. However, employers will find it highly desirable. A qualification in nail tech will make you stand out from other applicants, and it will increase your chances of getting a job at a spa or salon.

Having nail technician qualifications will improve your chances of employment, demonstrate your skills and increase your reputation.

To increase your chances of being employed, you should look to adopt more skills and specialisms as a nail technician. You don’t need to specialise in every area of nail technology and nail art, but choosing some additional specialisms is recommended.

Specialist Nail Technician Qualifications include:

Which nail course is the right for me?

If you are new to nails, we recommend our Complete Nail Tech Course (3 Day Course - 9am to 6.30pm). This course is perfect for beginners. 

The Complete Nail Tech course covers everything to do with nails (Manicure, Pedicure, Gel Extensions, Gel Polish, Acrylics and Sculpting) and is currently on offer with 20% OFF for only £399! (Normally £399 plus VAT) All our prices on our website include the 20% off.

You do not require prior qualifications or experience before attending the Complete Nail Tech Course. 

Upon completion of the course you will receive a recognised certificate, which is ABT accredited, which enables you to obtain insurance. 

Are you ready to begin a comprehensive nail education?

Check out our website to see the areas we currently cover.


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