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SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology

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Become an in-demand Nail Technician, and get the knowledge to start your own microbusiness with SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology at Open Colleges.


SHB30315 Certificate III in Nail Technology at Open Colleges offers the best of both worlds: the flexibility of online study, with the practical experience of 80 hours of work placement in a nail salon setting of your choosing, where you can put what you learn into practice.

Key facts:

This course is superseded by SHB30321 – Certificate III in Nail Technology.  For now, you may still enrol in this course, and we will transition you to the new course at no additional cost once it is available. We’ll be in touch closer to our launch date to give you more information about what this means for you. Please feel free to reach out if you have any que

Programme Structure

What do you learn in this course

  • Designed to turn you into a professional Nail Technician, the Certificate III will train you to perform expert-level manicures and pedicures to which pamper clients, and deliver great looking results. 
  • This certificate will give you the skills to confidently and competently apply acrylic and gel enhancements.
  • You’ll gain the skills to setup and manage your own business and you’ll learn how to use social media to promote your business or nail designs.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

You can enroll in the majority of our courses, and start studying, anytime you like. There's no need to wait for a certain date or a new semester to start.




  • Self-paced
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • No interaction at all

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • There are no formal education entry requirements for this course.
  • You will need to be at least 16 years old. If you are under 18 your enrolment form will need to be signed by a parent or guardian.
  • This course involves reading and undertaking a range of written assessments, as well as engaging in online forums and discussions. Furthermore, the delivery mode relies on the extensive use of written communication. As such, entry to the course requires the successful completion of English to Year 10 level.

Technological requirements

You will need access to a computer and the internet and have basic computing skills

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