Hello Virginia!

To find the best TAOND Program to Suit Your Needs please complete our PER Form and we'll send you a Personalized Email with all the details.

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Apprenticeship


You are from one of the lucky states that allow for Apprenticeship Programs.

You can choose to either attend in class training or apprentice under a licensed nail technician for 2000 hours. Apprenticeships allow students the foremost in training flexibility, all the while giving them the ultimate in 'real world ' exposure in a REAL salon environment.

Couple your in salon Apprenticeship with TAOND's Apprenticeship Program to perfect your theory on Nail Anatomy, Nail Disease and Disorders, Proper Sanitation Protocols, Performing Client Consultations and Assessments, Salon and Chemical Safety, as well as all the 'in's and out's' of every nail service application and you'll enjoy the best of both worlds!

We also have a great online article for you to read through to learn more about apprenticeships and how to get started in your own program.
NAILS MAGAZINE - APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS


To find out more about your state's apprenticeship program and how it works, simply contact your state cosmetology board below.
Manicurist: license required - 150 Hours.
Reciprocity: Granted to applicants who have completed the same amount of hours as required by Virginia. Credit given to those who have worked in the "field" for a minimum of six months.
Home Salon and Mobile Salon allowed.
VIRGINIA Dept. of Professional Occupation & Regulation Board of Cosmetology
3600W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23230
804/367-8509
Fax: 804-367-2475

APPRENTICESHIP INFORMATION LINK