Florida Nail Technology Schools

What is your favorite part of doing your nails? Do you like how soft your skin feels after prepping it for a manicure or pedicure, or are you more interested in how far you can take your nail art designs? Do you prefer to keep your nails short and natural or take your style to the next level with artificial nails?

No matter what you love about nail technology, you can use your passion to start an exciting new career. In Florida, nail salons are everywhere, giving tourists and residents everything they need for beautiful, healthy nails.

Let BeautySchoolsDirectory.com help you find the right nail school for you! Check out the list of Florida nail tech schools below and contact programs near you.

Glam It Up with a Nail Technology Career

What is it like to work as a nail technician in Florida? In the state’s major cities and tourist areas, you may help tourists get the full vacation experience with a glamorous manicure or pedicure.

In a rural or suburban area, you may focus on building your client base and reaching out to local residents. Florida has plenty of unique beauty career options for dedicated professionals. At the Disney salon, little girls and their moms get the full princess treatment, including themed nail art!

This is a great time to get started in nail technology. By the year 2024, job openings for nail technicians may increase 15% in Florida (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2016).

Check Out Options at Florida Nail Technician Schools

 Training is a huge part of succeeding in this field. At an approved Florida school, you may qualify for the licensing process by completing at least 240 hours of training on the topics below.

Required Courses at Florida Nail Schools

  • Florida laws and rules
  • Polishing and nail art
  • Removal of artificial nails
  • Nail fill-ins and repairs
  • Nail wraps
  • Sculpting
  • Tips with overlay
  • Pedicuring techniques
  • Manicuring techniques
  • Nail theory and practice
  • Ethics
  • Sanitation

Applying for a Nail Technician License in Florida

 Once you graduate, you can apply for your nail tech license in Florida by registering for your licensing exams. The Florida Board of Cosmetology charges $97 in application and testing fees at this stage.

If youre excited about starting your beauty career, take the first step now. Request information below to learn more about becoming a nail technician.

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Nail Technology Schools in Florida (alphabetized by city)
Boca Raton, FL

Boca Beauty Academy represents a premiere educational institution in the field of Cosmetology, Esthetics, and Nails. Loocated in the "Beverly Hills of the Southeast" here in Boca...
Casselberry, FL

Become the beauty professional you've always wanted to be with the help of Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers!
Clearwater, FL

Sunstate Academy is a Redken Premier school dedicated to instilling in every student, through quality education and motivation, to believe in themselves and their ability to succeed.
Clearwater area-Largo, FL

American Institute of Beauty near Clearwater, Florida is committed to educate and train every student with the skills to achieve a rewarding career in the Beauty Industry.
Delray Beach, FL

At AAC we unite people who are passionate about cosmetology with the education and ability to be a licensed professional.
Fort Myers, FL

Florida Academy is an award winning massage, skin care and nail tech school that has been in business for over 20 years. Find out why we were chosen as Natural Healers Best Holistic Medicine School in Southwest Florida. Learn More...
Fort Myers, FL

Sunstate Academy is a Redken Premier school dedicated to instilling in every student, through quality education and motivation, to believe in themselves and their ability to succeed.
Hialeah, FL

For over 20 years Beauty Schools of America has been educating students to enter a professional career in the cosmetology industry.
Hollywood, FL

Become the beauty professional you've always wanted to be with the help of Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers!
Homestead, FL

For over 20 years Beauty Schools of America has been educating students to enter a professional career in the cosmetology industry.
Lake Park, FL

Palm Beach Academy of Health & Beauty strives to create an educational atmosphere that recognizes the individual needs of each student.
Miami, FL

For over 20 years Beauty Schools of America has been educating students to enter a professional career in the cosmetology industry.
Miami Beach, FL

Beauty Schools of America in Miami Beach, Florida
North Miami Beach, FL

For over 20 years Beauty Schools of America has been educating students to enter a professional career in the cosmetology industry.
Orange Park , FL

At AAC we unite people who are passionate about cosmetology with the education and ability to be a licensed professional.
Parkland, FL

Boca Beauty Academy represents a premiere educational institution in the field of Cosmetology, Esthetics, and Nails. Come visit our Newest campus in Parkland/Coral Springs today!
St. Petersburg, FL

Loraine's Academy produces well-rounded, professional graduates, as well as technically competent Cosmetologists,Massage Therapists, and Specialists.
West Palm Beach, FL

Hollywood Institute of Beauty Careers has been providing professional training in cosmetology arts and related fields since 1974.

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