Online Study

About 120 hours of online study is self paced to finish whenever you want before a deadline.

Enrolling after Sept 2020 will require about 50 more hours to finish=150 online hours (plus attendance)


Students choose to do minimum or all online work before attending


Homework Hours


60 hrs online study before Day 1


5 hrs online study before Day 2


5 hrs online study before Day 3


7 hrs online study before Day 4

Finishing Up

15 hrs online study by last day


10-20 hrs of online Practice Testing


Students will also study 5-10 hours of service time practice before the next booked class date.


Nail History

Personal Skills

Professional Image


Anatomy & Physiology

Nail & Skin Structure

Nail Disease and Disorders

Basic Chemistry & Electricity

Understanding Nail Product

Manicures* & Pedicures*

Nail Tips* & Wraps*

Acrylic I-II*

Gel I
Electric Filing*

Nail Art Theory

State Exam Prep

Pass test at school for above study (video recorded)

Skill pass training required at the school* 

Take state exams in state secured national testing facility for $172

Get license after passing state exams for $105

Renew License every two years by paying $105 fee

Increased cost for later courses add more or add a workshop
Oct-Dec 2020 students learn dipping, Acrylic III and Gel II

2021 students learn Gel III and Nail Art I-II





Students get immediate access to the Online Course after payment:

  • self paced to study when you want before the deadline (see below)
  • study online anytime 24/7 whenever you want. 
  • use a cell phone, ipad, laptop or computer
  • about 120 hours of online study
  • students that don't have internet access can do paper homework
  • recommended online study time is about 5-10 hours per week 
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