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"Making A Difference Through Education"

Nail Technician Online Class

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Nail Technician Online Class ($105.00)

 This online class have three sessions, professional, salon, and business development. Each session has its own purpose, objectives, and key points. The learning objectives represent the anticipated learning of the overall class. These objectives are reflected in your self-assessments. Sessions online includes three hours (51%) of safety, health, and sanitation.   We welcome the Cosmetologist who wants to share and learn more about Nail Technology. 

Online Course Content: Safety, Sanitation and Health

  • 3 Videos
  • 3 self-assessments
  • 3 texts
  • 5 PDFs
  • 6.3 contact hours** (three days, time starts when payment is received and participant has logged into their online class) 
  • 1 survey (USC evaluation)

**Please Note that you have three (3) days to complete your online class. Therefore, you will have 72 hours (3 days) to complete your online class. 


About Us

South Carolina Association of Cosmetic Arts (SCACA)

 South Carolina Association of Cosmetic Arts is a non-profit association dedicated to “making a difference through education” for Nail Technicians and  the Cosmetologist. This association was founded in 1996; SCACA Alumni, an organization of former students who have become independent contractors, teachers, and business owners across the State of South Carolina. 

"Making A Difference Through Education"

SCACA enables members to network and share their experiences with those who desire to make a difference through education. We welcome the Cosmetologist who wants to share and learn more about Nail Technology.

Online and Face-2-Face Classes

SCACA provides a 6-hour online Nail Technology class 24 hours a day. Also,  Face-2-Face 6-hour classes. View our classes and enroll in either an Online class or a Face-2-Face class.

Frequently Ask Questions

frequently ask questions

 Why am I receiving this online continuing education class?

The South Carolina State Board of Cosmetology statutes and regulations indicate that your license expires biennially (2 years). After your first renewal, all Nail Technicians and Cosmetologist are required to complete a total of 12 continuing education contact hours. You may complete a maximum of 6 hours online and 6 hours in a Face-2-Face class. Or, 12 hours in two Face-2-Face classes.

 What will I need to attend class online or Face-2-Face?

You will need for your online class: 

  1. South Carolina current Nail Technician or Cosmetologist license number, and your 
  2. Last four (4) numbers of licensee social security number

You will need for your Face-2-Face class:

  1. Picture identification (driver's license, passport etc.)
  2. Your  South Carolina  current Nail Technician or Cosmetologist license (small wallet size)
  3. Social Security card ( SC licensee last four numbers required for sign-in).

 What will I learn from this class?

This Online class and Face-2-Face classes have three sessions, professional, salon, and business development. Each session has its own purpose(s), objectives, and key points. The learning objectives represent the anticipated learning of the overall class. These objectives are reflected in your self-assessments. All classes Online and Face-2-Face includes three hours (51%) of safety, health, and sanitation.

 How do I get a certificate of completion?

At the completion of your continuing education session your time spent with us, 6-hours, will be submitted to the Division of Continuing Education at the University of South Carolina (USC) for processing. All participants must receive their certificates of completion from USC before they can be considered compliant with continuing education requirements for renewal of their license. Please allow 14 working days for initial processing, meaning as a provider of continuing education we will submit all information pending participant login date online. Also, Face-2-Face participants CEU credits will be submitted to USC within 14 working days.

What could I learn from this Online or Face-2-Face class designed for Nail Technicians?

The Online and Face-2-Face content includes three hours (51%) of safety, health, and sanitation.


Session One, Professional Development Update includes:

1. South Carolina safety, health, and sanitation update

2. What's Trending (salon protection and infection control, hand washing, and hepatitis) podcasting and video

3. Self-Assessments


Session Two, Salon Development includes:

1. Breathing zones

2. Preventing over exposure

3. What's Trending (Pedicures and the Diabetic)

4. Self-Assessments


Session Three, Business Development includes:

1. Employee -vs- Employer

2. Small Business Taxes: The Virtual Workshop

3. What's Trending (Salon average prices, S.M.A.R.T. goals)

4. USC Evaluation Form


Contact Us

Send us a message

scaca.ed@gmail.com or 1-843-608-9106

"Making A Difference Through Education"

South Carolina Association of Cosmetic Arts

P.O.Box 212357, Columbia, SC 29221