Nail & Beauty Care

Cavan Institute


Course Name Nail & Beauty Care
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 5M3471
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
Diploma - UK  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland International Therapy Examination Council None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cavan Town
Course Content

Expand+This course is designed for students who are interested in the area of nail extensions. it will provide students with the skills, knowledge and qualifications required to work as a Nail Technician. It will also equip students to efficiently carry out...

FET Code 5M3471 - Beauty Therapy
Duration 1 year
Comment Course Certification:
ITEC (International Therapies Examination Council - Diploma in Nail Technology
QQI Level 5 5M3471 - Beauty Therapy
Alternative Entry

Expand+Mature Applicants
Cavan Institute welcomes mature applicants who wish to return to full-time education. Such applicants may not be required to have the minimum entry requirements. The Institute will look for satisfactory evidence of the applicants a...

Course Fee

Expand+There is a vast difference between fees charged by Cavan Institute and those of higher education colleges.

Cavan Institute’s annual registration fee is €300, plus a €200 government levy. Please note that this government levy is refundable to...

Financial Support

Expand+Sources of Financial Support

1. PLC Maintenance Grant
Means-tested maintenance grants are available to eligible students attending approved full-time courses of further education in approved Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) centres, of which Cavan ...

Interview No - We do not conduct interviews
Application Date HOW DO I APPLY?
On-line applications for the 2019/20 academic year are Open (via link below).
A valid email address must be used as correspondence may be made via email.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2019
Subjects Taught Manicure, Pedicure and Waxing
Beauty Industry Ethics and Practice
Skin Care, Eye Treatments and Make-up
Nail Technology
Customer Service
Work Experience
Anatomy and Physiology
Body Massage and Figure Analysis
Electric File Training (e-filing)
Spray Tan
Nail Art

Additional Qualifications:
* ITEC Diploma in Nail Technology
Mature Entry Places Mature students are welcome to apply.
Entry Requirements Entry Requirements
Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or LCVP or QQI Level 4 Award. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet these entry requirements.
Careers or Further Progression Graduates of the course may obtain employment in nail bars, tanning studios, health spas, beauty salons, sales representatives or be self-employed. As this course is internationally recognised, students are insurable and can travel with their qualifications.
Further Enquiries Telephone: 049 433 2633
Facsimile: 049 436 1933