Open Colleges is the new name for Cengage Education, and is Australia's oldest and most respected provider of Online and distance education courses. We deliver over 130 online and distance education courses, including an extensive range of nationally recognised Certificates and Diplomas.
The Open Colleges difference:
Nationally accredited: This ensures your qualification is recognised by industry around Australia.
Start today! Open Colleges courses offer you ultimate flexibility. There is no need to attend classes at a campus or wait for an intake or start date. You can start your course whenever it suits you!
Study from home at your own pace: You can study from home at your own pace. You can a choose to receive your learning materials by mail or online.
Benefit from 100 years of history: Open Colleges has been delivering distance education to Australians for more than 100 years. Join over 700,000 Australians who have studied with Open Colleges. Unlike many other institutions, we are specialists in distance learning.
We help you to succeed: Open Colleges provides you with comprehensive support throughout your studies. From access to ‘OpenSpace’ — our online learning portal — to support from experienced tutors, we help you every step of the way.
Affordable fees: Open Colleges provides you with a range of different payment plan options. You can pay upfront and get a discount on your fees or you can choose to pay by instalment – including weekly, fortnightly and monthly options.
Articulation opportunities: Once you have completed this course, you may receive credit if you wish to pursue further education.
Enhance your career with new skills in nail technology or take your existing proficiency to the next level with a course that comes complete with a complimentary professional nail kit from Young Nails, a leading supplier of quality nail products to the professional beauty industry.
Among other skills, you will learn to undertake manicures and pedicures, treat nail and skin disorders, and apply acrylic and gel enhancements which could help you gain employment as a nail technician in a nail salon or nail bar.
“In doing this course, I have the opportunity to not only learn a new skill-set but also to establish my own business.”
Read about our students studying nail technology online with work placement hereand here, and about our nail technology workshops here
You will also receive training in financial transactions, workplace safety, customer service and merchandising.
This course is delivered through a combination of online learning and a work placement. Theory knowledge and skill development is completed through our online campus OpenSpace, which is where you can access the course material and complete the assessments.
Practical skills in nail technology are mastered through a work placement in a nail salon or other appropriate workplace. We can advise you on how to find a suitable work placement, or you could take advantage of our network of industry Assessment Centres and Workplace Assessment Centres.
Assessment Centres are facilities where you can undertake both your practical training and workplace assessments. Assessment Centres for this course include:
Work Placement Centres are organisations that have been assessed by Open Colleges as having the right facilities, clients and resources for Structured Workplace Learning and have agreed to accept our students. Work Placement Centres for this course include:
At the successful completion of your course, you will gain a nationally recognised qualification as well as eligibility for affiliate membership of the Advanced Association of Beauty Therapists and pathways to higher level beauty qualifications.
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