Our objective is to offer you a comprehensive and highly developed course of study in manicuring and to provide you with the skills to become a licensed Manicurist with the ability to be gainfully employed. The Manicure course of study is comprised of 600 clock hours. Each of the subjects listed below will be covered in the theory and practical work. In addition to the required skills, William Edge Institute also offers complete training in sculptured nails, nail wraps, soft and hard gels and nail art.
600 hours – Contractual Time Frame 5 months; Maximum Time Frame 7.5 months
Orientation, Rules, Laws and Preparation: 15 hours
Equipment, Implements, and Supplies: 15 hours
Procedures (all manicure, pedicure and artificial nail services): 320 hours
Arm and Hands (anatomy, nail and skin diseases and disorders, etc.): 70 hours
Bacteriology, Sanitation and Safety: 100 hours
Professional Practices: 80 hours
Total Theory and Practical: 600 hours
All student kits include Chromebook with IPS Touch Screen, Milady Mind Tap and Milady textbook, tools, and supplies required for in class and student salon training. Also includes Gelish Starter Kit, and custom Tammy Taylor Acrylic Kit.
Students must provide own supplies for state exam or can purchase from the Institute.
All products for use on clients are provided by the Institute.