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Nail Care Enhancement Certificate

The Nail Care Enhancement Certificate program is designed to prepare students for professional careers as Nail Technicians. An integration of theory and practical application will offer students real-time learning while using up-to-date techniques and treatments.

Students will be provided with kits (cost included in total price), which will include all the essential professional supplies and equipment needed to carry out training as well as offer services through the entire program. Material fees cover products supplied to students for use in the classroom.

Program Requirements COS 141 Nail Techniques I
COS 236 Nail Techniques II
COS 147 Pedicures I
NAIL TECHNIQUES I
COS 141
This course emphasizes the structure of the nail, its diseases and abnormalities. Attention is placed on the importance of sanitation and sterilization of manicure implements. During this course, students will develop an awareness of the anatomy of the hand and arm, as well as the development and growth of nails. Students will be instructed in basic manicure procedures; the study of nail diseases and irregularities; the manicurist/client relationship; nail tip application; methods of nail repairs and the application and benefits of paraffin treatments to the hands. Also, students will gain practical experience in performing professional spa manicures, hand drawn nail art and client relationships. 5 units of credit. Text extra.
FALL
Windsor 050 5550 Sep 19-Dec 21, Tue, Thu, 6:30P-9:30P $1124.40 (tuition $554.40, kit $545.00, materials $25.00)
NAIL TECHNIQUES II
COS 236
This is an intensive course of study with emphasis on practical experience. Students will gain advanced training in the skills of nail enhancements. Students will be instructed in the application of acrylic nails, fiberglass overlays, gel nails and nail art. The Practitioner/ client relationship will continue to be emphasized. Professional methods, with regard to re-booking nail customers and selling related products will be discussed and applied. Pre-requisite: COS 141. 6 units of credit.
WINTER
Windsor 050 1075 Jan 15-Apr 23, Mon, Wed, 6:30P-9:30P $579.40 (tuition $554.40, materials $25.00)

ADDITIONAL COURSES FOR PROFESSIONALS

MAKEUP ARTISTRY
COS 320
Incorporating the study of the skeletal system, the student will recognize and determine the various face and eye shapes. Students will study colour theory. They will gain knowledge of the various tools of makeup available to the professional makeup artist. Students will demonstrate the proper order of makeup application. Students will practice the skills to apply makeup for a variety of occasions, such as, weddings, evening and every day wear, for all ages and skin tones. Students will also gain experience with sales techniques such as sampling and promotional displaying of products. Students are required to follow strict sanitary procedures at all times. They will be expected to use superior communication skills and continue to practice professional client consultations and sales. Students will be provided with kits (cost included in total price), which will include all the essential supplies needed to carry out training as well as offer services through the entire program. Material fees include products supplied to students for use in the classroom. 6 units of credit. Text extra.
FALL
Windsor 050 5484 Sep 19-Dec 21, Tue, Thu, 6:00P-9:00P $989.40 (tuition $554.40, makeup kit $410.00, materials $25.00)
WINTER
Windsor 050 1189 Jan 16-Apr 17, Tue, Thu, 6:00P-9:00P $989.40 (tuition $554.40, makeup kit $410.00, materials $25.00)
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Questions? Call:
519-972-2711 (Windsor) or 519-354-9100 (Chatham) or
1-800-387-0524 (toll-free) or send an E-mail to: coned@stclaircollege.ca.

Registration Info:

Campus Locations:

Windsor

South Campus 2000 Talbot Rd. W. Windsor

Chatham

Chatham Campus 1001 Grand Ave. W. Chatham

Leamington

South Essex Community Council 215 Talbot St. E. Leamington

Online

Online Delivery

Distance

Distance Learning by paper-based correspondence

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