<strong>The Nail Institute</strong> is Montana's only dedicated Nail Technology School.

The Nail Institute is Montana's only dedicated Nail Technology School.

The Nail Institute is a Creative Nail Design school that uses the industry's best product line to teach students proven systems for selecting the ideal products to meet a client's needs. Having the support of Creative Nail Design master educators, we provide high level training for students by building technical skills and enthusiasm to succeed in a service-oriented industry.

Our Nail Technician Course exposes students to all aspects of Nail Technology and provides them with the technical skills and basic principles they need to become successful Nail Technicians. The course is designed to prepare students for the state licensing exam and for entry into the professional nail industry.

At our nail school, students benefit from small classes, experienced instructors and a school that offers Nail Technology as their only course of instruction.

We offer programs to students in North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming and Montana.



We adhere to required MT State Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists curriculum guidelines.

The course is a 12 week training program, with the first 110 hours focused on basic intensive training. At the completion of the course, students will be trained and prepared to take the MT State Board Examination and apply for their license to practice as a professional nail technician. Other occupational opportunities may include salon owner, manager, manufacturer representative or product educator.

Course Description:

Students will learn all aspects of sanitation and disinfection, the basics of all nail services, plus product application and techniques. The course also includes nail art, state board rules and business building.

School Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Appointment Hours 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
* Surveillance Cameras On Premises.


Call today at (406) 281-8270 or (406) 539-2155

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