The Certificate II in Nail Technology provides the skills and knowledge needed to begin a career as a nail technician within the beauty industry. This qualification allows students to develop their skills to provide a range of nail services in a salon and/or retail environment. The course focuses on a variety of hand and foot treatments and nail fashion items. Students will learn about customer service skills, merchandising skills, sales techniques and creative skills. Major areas of study include communication, manicure and pedicure services, nail art, nail science, acrylic and gel nail enhancements, electric file use, merchandising and the nail care.