Spa Technology offers individuals seeking to build a dynamic career in the Nail Technology and Esthetics industry a unique option. This dual licensure program will help prepare students to obtain credentials in both Nail Technology and Esthetics with the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology. Students will complete an 800 hour (40 week) curriculum that provides advanced training in manicuring, pedicuring, artificial nail enhancements, skin care practices, makeup application, hair removal, and anatomy, safety, chemistry, and infection control practices. Students may qualify to participate in clinical internships throughout the program. In addition to working in a salon or spa, licensed Nail Technicians and Estheticians are in high demand throughout the travel industry and in various physician offices. Students will gain experience in salon operations and build skills that they can apply to their careers as an independent contractor. Prior to program completion students will have the opportunity to obtain additional certification as a Certified Tanning Operator and a Relaxation Massage Certification.