Ogden-Weber Technical College Overview

The Nail Technician program provides the skills needed to work in a beauty or nail salon performing customer services such as manicures, pedicures and applying artificial nails. Instruction includes artificial nail techniques: wraps, tips, gel, sculptured acrylic nail, nail art, mechanical techniques; manicuring with hand and arm massage; pedicuring including massage of the lower leg and foot sanitation and sterilization; bacteriology and salon safety; disorders of nail and skin; professional ethics and salon management; and licensing laws and rules. Upon completion of the program, students should the knowledge and skills needed to take the state written and practical examinations required for licensure.

Training Programs at Ogden-Weber Technical College

• Artificial nail techniques, including wraps, tips, gel, sculptured acrylic nail, polygel, nail art, mechanical techniques
• Sanitation and sterilization, bacteriology, salon safety, first aid
• Cosmetic chemistry
• Manicuring with hand and arm massage
• Pedicuring including massage of the lower leg and foot
• Anatomy and physiology
• Nail and the disorders of nail
• Skin and the disorders of the skin
• Professional ethics and salon management; licensing laws and rules

Price Range: Starting at $432 

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Ogden, UT