300 Hour Spa Nail

The American Academy of Health & Beauty offers a Spa Nail program consisting of 300 hours as required by the N.H. State Board. A student who completes our course and successfully passes the state board examination will be prepared to enter the salon as a spa nail technician.

Subject Total Hours Theory Practical
Course Introduction 5 2 3
Professional Image 8 4 4
Bacteriology 12 6 6
Sanitation 10 5 5
Safety in Salon 8 4 4
Chemistry 12 6 6
Anatomy 15 5 10
Nail Disorder 20 10 10
Skin Disorder 20 10 10
Client Consultation 5 2 3
Manicure/Spa Manicure 30 10 20
Pedicure/Spa Pedicure 30 10 20
Tip Application 15 5 10
Nail Wraps 10 5 5
Acrylics 50 10 40
Gels 15 5 10
Electric file certification 6 3 3
Salon Business 8 4 4
Salon Selling 8 4 4
State Laws 4 2 2
Discretionary Hours 9 4 2
Total Hours 300

Theory, Lecture, Examination, and, Testing

93-100 A Excellent
85-92 B Very Good
75-84 C Satisfactory
74 and Below F Unsatisfactory-Below Standards

GRADING SCALE

During the studentโ€™s program of study record of the studentโ€™s performance is maintained to ensure progress toward graduation in theory and practicum is satisfied.

Theory, Lecture, Examination, and, Testing

93-100 A Excellent
85-92 B Very Good
75-84 C Satisfactory
74 and Below F Unsatisfactory-Below Standards

Practicum

300 Hour Spa Nail:
0-Did not perform
1-Minimally performed
2-Needs Improvement
3-Almost Mastered
4-Mastered task