PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD
The person credited with this unit standard is able to prepare their workstation for a fibre/silk service and prepare the client for the required treatment.
The qualifying learner is able to:
Prepare the nail plate according to organisational requirements and manufacturers recommendation.
Apply, shape and blend artificial tips.
Apply nail repair and overlay.
Apply fibre/silk nails according to clients requirements.
File and remove fibre/silk nails.
Provide aftercare advice.
LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
Learners accessing this qualification will have demonstrated competence in:
Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 3.
Communication Skills at NQF Level 3.
It is also assumed that learners are competent in performing manicure and pedicure service.
UNIT STANDARD RANGE
Nail enhancement application will include:
Natural nail overlays.
Natural nail extensions.
Natural nail (mends).