The Nail Technician program provides specialized training in plain manicures, oil manicures and pedicures. Basic and advanced techniques are taught in acrylic nails, silk wraps, gels, nail art, and paraffin treatments. Proper usage of implements with the sanitation procedures, recognition of nail disorders and the appropriate treatments are incorporated into the curriculum.
Students completing the program will be prepared to take the Colorado State Licensing Exam.
The following certificate may be earned:
- Nail Technician Certificate
YEARS IN INDUSTRY: 37INDUSTRY BACKGROUND: I have worked in a variety of salons, from full service to specialty service. I still ‘do hair’ for a few long-time clients.
TEACHING BACKGROUND:I have had the privilege of teaching for 25 years, in both private and public schools. I have enjoyed working at Pickens Tech for the past 4 years.
INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS AND/OR DEGREES
CDE and CTE Teaching License Cosmetology License Electric File Certification Chemical Peel Certification Microdermabrasion Cerification
Instructor Deborah Vigil
YEARS TEACHING: 16
Master Hair Stylist
Tap programs CSU
On going classes
I teach all programs of Cosmetology.