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Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2019-2020

Palm Beach State College

Nails Technician PSAV

Nails Technician  (5356)

Type of Award
PSAV - Post Secondary Adult Vocational Certificate

Program Website

Program Description
This PSAV program prepares the student for employment as a registered nail specialist.
This course is designed to provide instruction in school, classroom/laboratory safety rules and procedures. This course is designed to provide competencies in manicuring and pedicuring and in applying artificial nails and nail wraps.

Program Learning Outcomes
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Admission Requirements
No high school diploma or GED is required. Students must:


Completion Requirements
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.

Program Length
Total program hours: 240.

This program is offered at the Lake Worth and Belle Glade campuses.

For More Information

Belle Glade Campus - Gloria McAllister,, (561) 993-1175 

Lake Worth campus - Rhonda Griffis,, (561) 868-3851


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Required Courses Clock Hours: 240
CSP0013 Nail Specialist 240
Total Program Clock Hours: 240

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Employment Opportunities
After completing this program and obtaining a license, the student may seek employment as a nail specialist in a beauty or nail salon, spa, resort, or cruise ship.

Gainful Employment
Program length excludes this program from gainful employment reporting requirements.

Career Center
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