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If you are seriously considering applying for the Air Corps you should check the pre-required Leaving Certificate subjects as outlined in the cadetship booklet. This is very important!!
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|Course Code(s):||5N0972 5N1356|
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|Course Code||5N0972 5N1356|
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Specialise in the rapidly expanding Nail Technician Industry by gaining all of the skills necessary to work in a Nail Bar, Beauty Salon or alternatively as a self-employed person.
You will also gain skills in other aspects of the beauty industry, such as Skin and Eye Treatments, so that your broad skill base will make you an attractive prospect for employers. This ITEC/QQI course also includes customer service and other business skills so that graduates are fully prepared for the world of work.
What will you Study?
Nail Technology / Nail Art (Theory and Practical) ITEC
Gel polish application
Gel nails Nail wraps
Nail Art for natural nails
Sculptured nail art
Eye Treatments ITEC
Spray Tanning ITEC
Professional Conduct and Business Awareness ITEC
Customer Service 5N0972
Work Experience 5N1356
Occupational First Aid Basic Course
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.
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