Hello Maryland!

To find the best TAOND Program to Suit Your Needs please complete our PER Form and we'll send you a Personalized Email with all the details.

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If you're 'killing it' with Nail Art and want to now Earn our Certificate in Nail Artistry - this is the Program for you!  CLICK HERE for all the details!


Apprenticeship
You are from one of the lucky states that allow for Apprenticeship Programs.

You can choose to either attend in class training or apprentice under a licensed nail technician for at least 20 hours a week for 8 months. Apprenticeships allow students the foremost in training flexibility, all the while giving them the ultimate in 'real world ' exposure in a REAL salon environment.

Couple your in Salon Apprenticeship with TAOND's Apprenticeship Program to perfect your theory on Nail Anatomy, Nail Disease and Disorders, Proper Sanitation Protocols, Performing Client Consultations and Assessments, Salon and Chemical Safety, as well as all the 'in's and out's' of every nail service application and you'll enjoy the best of both worlds!

We also have a great online article for you to read through to learn more about apprenticeships and how to get started in your own program.
NAILS MAGAZINE - APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS

To find out more about your state's apprenticeship program and how it works, simply contact your state cosmetology board below.
Nail Technician Must be at least 17 years of age and have completed 9th grade or G.E.D. Applicant must submit proof of completion of at least 250 hours of training in a cosmetology school or 8 months as a registered apprentice in a licensed beauty salon.
Reciprocity: Maryland grants reciprocity to those individuals who hold a license from a State whose requirements are the same as or greater than those of Maryland's.
Home Salon allowed.MARYLAND State Board of Cosmetologists
500 N. Calvert Street Room 307
Baltimore, Maryland 21202-3651
(410) 230-6320

APPRENTICESHIP INFORMATION LINK