NAIL 0000 Nail Technician Orientation0 Hours
Students in the Nail Technician program study and perform customer service such as manicures, pedicures, and nail enhancements. This program trains students in the principles of proper infection control and sanitation, basic nail technology, and understanding chemicals used in artificial enhancements and gel nails. Upon completion of the program, students will be prepared to take the Utah State Nail Technician licensure exam.
NAIL 1406 Nail Technician I93 Hours
Nail Technician I explores the history of nail technology, basic anatomy, skin and nail structure and growth, as well as how to recognize and prevent infections. You will study the fundamentals of manicures, pedicures, nail tip application, acrylic nail enhancements, and gel polish applications. You will then demonstrating these procedures using the current techniques of the profession. In this course, you will also discuss the importance of communicating effectively with clients and how to convey a professional image. Work must meet industry standards of quality, professionalism, efficiency, sanitation, and safety.
NAIL 1506 Nail Technician II93 Hours
Nail Technician II builds on the foundational skills learned in Nail Technician I and provides additional instruction in nail art techniques. While in this course, you must fulfill all the requirements of an industry employee in performing a number of nail services. In addition, you will be study work ethics, time management skills, and essential business skills such as licensing regulations and business law.
NAIL 1550 Salon Floor Preparation18 Hours
This course is designed to prepare students to work in the salon floor environment. The additional information and services are designed to prepare students for the work place. This combine with the previous practical skill they have developed in the classroom will give them a solid foundation to build a success career in the salon industry.
NAIL 1602 Nail Technician Clinicals I100 Hours
In the clinical course you will apply the principles and practices learned in the Nail Technician Theory and Nail Technician Skill Development courses as you perform a variety of services on clients in the Cosmetology salon. The clinicals will help prepare you to pass the State of Utah licensure exams.
NAIL 1310 Nail Technician Clinicals II20 Hours
In the clinical course you will apply the principles and practices learned in the Nail Technician Theory and Nail Technician Skill Development courses as you perform a variety of services on clients in the Cosmetology salon. The clinicals will help prepare you to pass the State of Utah licensure exams.
NAIL 1320 Nail Technician Clinicals III40 Hours
In the clinical course you will apply the principles and practices learned in the Nail Technician Theory and Nail Technician Skill Development courses as you perform a variety of services on clients in the Cosmetology salon. The clinicals will help prepare you to pass the State of Utah licensure exams.
NAIL 1330 Nail Technician Clinicals IV60 Hours
In the clinical course you will apply the principles and practices learned in the Nail Technician Theory and Nail Technician Skill Development courses as you perform a variety of services on clients in the Cosmetology salon. The clinicals will help prepare you to pass the State of Utah licensure exams.
NAIL 1340 SkillsUSA Preparation45 Hours
In this course, students will work under the direction of their program instructor to practice their skills for SkillsUSA competitions.
WKSK 1400 Workplace Success60 Hours
Workplace Success is designed to help students develop essential work habits and attitudes as well as human-relation skills needed to maintain gainful and satisfying employment. Topics include common challenges faced in the workplace, such as presenting yourself professionally, developing a professional work ethic, developing interpersonal skills, navigating office politics successfully, and planning and managing your career.
WKSK 1500 Job Seeking Skills30 Hours
Job Seeking Skills explores how to prepare and successfully apply to potential career opportunities. During this course, you will be presented with essential job-seeking skills needed to find gainful employment.
FUND 0030 Program Directed Study30 Hours
Students in this course will receive general assistance with program and course study, test preparation and the development of individual study resources.
FUND 0091 Study Skills30 Hours
Students will learn to use effective study habits and strategies for remembering information found in their textbooks and heard in-class lectures. Students will also learn to use a strategy for reading and taking notes from textbooks, taking notes in class, and learn effective strategies for taking the five types of tests most frequently given by teachers.