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Qualification: Manicurist (no legal status)

Manicurist (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Candidates will be able to:

  • plan, prepare, carry out and check own work,
  • make rational use of energy, material and time,
  • protect health and the environment,
  • communicate with customers, the camera operator and the director,
  • develop entrepreneurial characteristics, skills and behaviour,
  • shape nails and perform basic hand care,
  • perform special hand care,
  • paint nails,
  • model nails,
  • advise customers on the choice of products and accessories for manicures.

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  • Knowledge of anatomy of the hand and skin physiology as defined in the Hairdresser, Cosmetic Technician, Nursing Assistant/Care Giver, Healthcare Technician and Pharmaceutical Technician education programmes.

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VALIDATION

During the guidance process, the candidate prepares a portfolio. The relevant committee assesses the portfolio and validates catalogue content in part or full. If the committee is unable to recognise all catalogue content, it assigns tasks to the candidate for verification.

VERIFICATION METHOD

Service with an oral presentation.

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Providers of procedures for identifying and validating NVQs are entered in a register of providers maintained in the collection of the national information centre for vocational qualifications. These are: vocational schools, businesses, B2B training centres, adult education centres and chambers of commerce.

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Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.

NQF Level: 
4
Access requirements: 
  • Knowledge of anatomy of the hand and skin physiology as defined in the Hairdresser, Cosmetic Technician, Nursing Assistant/Care Giver, Healthcare Technician and Pharmaceutical Technician education programmes.
Ways to acquire: 

Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.