Get the Skills to Be a Professional Hairstylist & Nail Technician

Hair Design & Nail Training Program in Portland, OR

Hair Designers and Nail Technicians both use their training, creativity and personality to connect with clients and help them to look and feel their best. These two services are incredibly complementary.

Professionals who are able to offer both high-end hair and nail service may find increased employment opportunities and enjoy higher client retention.

Becoming a Well-Rounded Beauty Professional

The Hair Design & Nail Tech Program from Beau Monde Academy provides the hands-on training, practical experience and industry support it takes to become a highly qualified hair and nails professional.

Through guidance by experienced industry professionals you’ll be equipped with the skills, techniques and knowledge it takes to turn your passion and drive into a rewarding career. You’ll learn:

  • Special Occasion Hairstyling
  • Shampooing Hair
  • Manicures
  • Pedicures
  • Chemical Hair Relaxers or Straighteners
  • Permanent Waves
  • Coloring & Highlighting of Hair
  • Wig Treatments
  • Acrylic Nail & Gel Nails
  • Hand & Arm Massage
    and More!


Is a Career in Hair Design and Nail Technology Right For You? Take the Beau Monde Academy “Hair Design and Nail Technology Career Training Readiness Quiz”

This fun, online quiz takes 3-minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get Your Career Training Readiness score now.


Combining specialty services allows you to offer a wider range of advanced services and can open up additional employment opportunities.

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Hands-On Experience in a Real Salon

You don’t learn to perform professional hair and nail services just from textbooks – you learn it on the salon floor. As a student in this program you’ll have the opportunity to work with real clients in our on-campus salon.

Under the guidance of experienced cosmetology educators you’ll provide clients with the same types of services offered in high-end salons or spas.

You’ll enter the professional world with confidence, fully prepared to build your client base, after gaining so much direct, real-world experience before you graduate.

The Only Accredited Competency Cosmetology College in America That Offers Federal Financial Aid to Those Who Qualify!

A great advantage to choosing Beau Monde Academy as your school is that we are a Competency-Based school. This means that when you have demonstrated mastery in a skill, you move on to the next module; your training is individual so you take only as long as you need to excel.

 Competency (estimated hours/weeks)  Traditional Clock Hour Program
 Hair Design + Nails  1025 hours  30 weeks  1391 hours

Get the Support You Need to Launch a Successful Career

This training is about more than a certificate to hang on the wall – it’s about getting a career you love. Beau Monde Academy is dedicated to supporting you throughout your career. Experienced Career Services professionals are happy to offer support and help you pursue employment opportunities.

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.

Is a Rewarding Beauty Career Right For You? Get More Information…

If you’re interested in learning more about careers in the beauty industry, and exploring whether a future in Hair Design and Nail Technology is right for you, fill out the form on this page and receive more information.

To speak to a friendly and knowledgeable Beau Monde Academy Admissions Representative, give us a call at 503.252.1638.

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