I Want To Be A Nail Technician

I Want To Be A Nail Technician

Nail Techs Are In High Demand.

Be Wanted.

When you enroll at The Atelier Academy's nail tech program, expect to learn these advanced skills and more:
- The Official O.P.I manicure
- Gel manicures
- Luxury pedicures
- Acrylics, Tips & Sculpts
- Chrome powder nails
- Latest trend shapes like coffin and stiletto
- New Nail Art Trends
- 3-D embellishments
- Massage and reflexology
- Electric drill technology

While the beauty industry is rapidly expanding, the demand for nail technicians is growing even faster. According to Nails Magazine, 47% of nail techs were over 80% booked throughout 2016. Of those, 20% of techs appointment slots are 100% booked. With flexible hours, high demand and enormous earning potential, being a nail artist is a dream for creative people looking for a lucrative and fun career. So, if you love doing nails, then there has never been a better time to become a nail tech.

The Atelier Academy’s 350-hour nail technician training program offers a real-world education that includes in-demand skills like luxury pedicures, gel nail manicures, reflexology massage, and nail art. We meet and exceed the Minnesota State Board of Cosmetology’s requirements because we aim to do more than simply prep students for a license, but rather equip our students for to be successful nail techs in the beauty industry.

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30-4:30 (Customized schedules are available)

Duration: 350 hours/ 10 weeks / 3 months

Tution: $3,000 + kit fee / Scholarships available!

Do You Know O.P.I?

    Do you know O.P.I. Nail Products? Your clients do, and so do the top salons and spas in the nation. This brand is at the forefront of manicure innovation and the edgiest editorial trends. In fact, your clients will know their polishes by name (Bubble Bath, Big Apple Red, Alpine Snow, I’m Not Really A Waitress….).  If you want to work as a nail tech, it’s time to get acquainted with this salon & spa staple.

     Continuing with our commitment to relevant education, cutting-edge trends and premium product knowledge, The Atelier Academy is proud to partner with O.P.I. Nail Products for our nail tech training courses. Students have the luxury and privilege of learning with top-of-the-line products and must-have salon essentials. Receive a full and comprehensive kit that’s O.P.I. from top to bottom.  This kit includes everything a manicurist could possibly imagine from hand lotion, to sanitizer, to files, nippers, pushers and more. All these goodies are contained in your new, professional-grade O.P.I. rolling case to take to on-site work and job interviews.

What To Expect

For Atelier, nail technician training begins with anatomy and quickly moves to perfecting every kind of manicure from acrylics to gels, squovals and more. More importantly, learn the communications skills to ace job interviews and retain clients. Our 350-hour nail tech course covers all the essentials while booking real-life clients who will help our students get accustomed to client consultations, book-building and the art of conversation.

While our nail tech training is rigorous, detail-oriented and best suited for motivated students, we also pride ourselves in our personal attention and flexibility. Our instructors invest in you. We are happy to personalize our schedule and curriculum to fit the career goals of our students. We value driven people, and we are happy to accommodate students who are interested in furthering their education.

Contact Us

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