May 29, 2024  
2012-2013 CATALOG 

Manicurist Certificate

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Technical Certificate of Proficiency

The manicurist program specializes in the care, grooming and enhancement of the nails. It is designed to teach students the basic skills required for licensures from the Tennessee Board of Cosmetology. The nail technology course consists of 780 hours of instruction in both theoretical and practical basic skill development. Mastery of theory and practical basic skills precede laboratory activities and students must complete the basic manicuring curriculum and demonstrate competence in both theory and practical basic skills before being allowed to participate in laboratory activities.

Additional Requirements

Additional admission procedures are required for this program. Please contact the program office at Eastgate or the TTC Office. A student now must have a high school diploma or a GED before being admitted to this program.

Eastgate Center (423) 468-1140

Tennessee Technology Center Office (423) 697-4433

Summary of Required Hours


Student registers for MC 000 each term until all competencies are mastered.

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