Beauty & Nail Technology: FET Certificate

beauty-001.jpgWould you like move in a direction towards the beauty industry? Would you like to set up your own salon business someday? or would you just like to learn how to be a professional beauty therapist? Then this qualification is for you.

The Box Learning Studio offers an in depth professional beauty and nail programme which ensures that the training you will be receiving is provided by highly skilled, internationally qualified beauty therapists with years of industry experience in health and skincare therapy.


SSETA / FET Certificate: Beauty & Nail Technology / NQF 4 / 156 Credits / SAQA ID 80646

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Entrance Requirements

1. English [Grade 12]
2. Mathematics or Maths Literacy [Grade 12]
Bridging Programme: Beauty & Nail Technology

Recognition of Prior Learning

If the applicant does not meet the entrance requirements he/she can either do the Beauty and Nail Technology: Bridging Programme or apply for recognition of prior learning, the requirements for RPL in this programme is as follows:

The learner must be able to demonstrate competence in the knowledge, skills,
values and attitudes implicit in the Beauty and Nail Technology qualification.
Recognition of Prior Learning will be done by means of Integrated Assessment of
the specific outcomes of the associated unit standards and of the Exit Level
Outcomes of the qualification. This is done through a simple practical test , testing the learners basic knowledge of beauty procedures.


Full Time / 2 Years / Day Classes [Tuesday – Friday]

Career Opportunities

– Nail technician
– Salon manager
– Beauty salon owner
– Beauty therapy teacher/lecturer
– Make-up artist
– Skincare therapist

Practical Working Experience

As an added feature to the program the student is required to complete 3 months of
real working experience with a Beauty Salon, during the second year of their

Equipment Needed: 

All equipment, kits and products are included in the course fees.

Books are supplied in classroom.

Regular stationary requirements, stationary list provided at commencement of studies.

Corporate Partnerships

The Box Learning Studio has partnered with many salons within the city which assures the learning experience is recent, relevant & up to standard.

Guest Industry Instructors

The Box Learning Studio believes in a variety of different learning perspectives this is why from time to time students will be lectured by different professionals working in the industry on a given topic related to their field.

Site Visits

The Box Learning Studio conducts site visits for students on a regular basis. Students will be able to experience the real working environment and see the inner workings of of the beauty and nail industry.