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Professional Nail
Technology Diploma

Start Your Beauty Career Today

Interior Academy’s Professional Nail Technology Diploma is a 456 hour (15 week) program delivering education in all types of nail services. We promote artwork that inspires creativity and innovation. Learn with the newest products and techniques on the market.


Program Days: Monday to Friday (37.5 hrs per week)

Program Time: 8:30am to 4:30pm

Program Breaks: Summer: July 3- 9, 2023. Winter: Dec 22 - Jan 3.   We are  closed all statutory holidays. 

Hours required to grad: 456 hrs

Students at Interior Academy will learn Nail and Skin Ecology, Nail and Skin Physiology, Natural Nail Services, Personal Development, Anatomy, Chemistry, Client Care, Business Basics and Artificial Nails. Students will be fully trained and certified to work in Nail Salons and Spas after graduation.

Manicures, Pedicures, (Basic and Advanced), All artificial nail sets such as overlay, sculptured, gel, acrylic, with forms, gels, and nail art. 

Program Buffer/Sick hours: 75 hours

Mon-Fri (8:30am to 4:30pm)
April 4, 2023 – July 25, 2023

July 4, 2023 - Oct 17, 2023

Sept 26, 2023 - Jan 9, 2024

Jan 2, 2024 - April 16, 2024

March 26, 2024 - July 9, 2024

July 2, 2024 - Oct 15, 2024

Oct 1, 2024 - Jan 14, 2025


Domestic Tuition Rate: $5,000 CDN

Professional Kit/Supplies/Lab Access/Tax:  $1,565.76CDN

Funding/Financial Aid available:


Please book in for a school tour or send us the following to enroll in our programs.

  • COPY OF ID REQUIRED (Please include a drivers license, passport or other picture Identification)
  • COMPLETED ENROLLMENT FORM – (Available online)
  • COLORBLINDNESS TEST (In person or via email)
  • $200 REGISTRATION FEE  (Must be accompanied with application)


Upon graduation, students will be fully trained and certified to work as a Nail Technician in Spas and Nail Salons.



At the end of the Professional Nail Technology Diploma Program, students will have the ability and knowledge to educate and build client relationships, perform services and motivate buyers.

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Getting Started.

Contact the school to set up an appointment for an interview prior to registering for a course. Ensure you bring proof of age (government issued photo ID) and a transcript or proof of education level IF you are under the age of 19. Enrollment contracts, course outlines, and school policies are then reviewed and signed. Students who are under the age of 19 must have a parent or guardian signature on the enrollment contract. A non-refundable registration fee of $200.00 is required at the time of registration into a program.

  • Application Questions

    An admissions advisor will review your answers with you. Please complete the enrolment form, located on the program website and submit as well.
    *If no, TOEFL or IELTS scores are to be forwarded to the school or, as an option, an internal English proficiency test will be provided.
    Note: Only Canadian citizens and Canadian Permanent Residents are eligible for federal/provincial student loan funding. As of 2019, the BC portion of student loans is now interest-free.
    If you are over 19 yrs old, we do not need transcripts or proof of high school completion,
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