Please Note: Due to the current circumstances surrounding COVID-19 we have unfortunately had to close our school, and cancel all practical courses. As soon as it is safe to re-open we will re-arrange all courses and they will be available to book. If you have an upcoming course booked you will have received an email advising you that your course will be re-arranged, please feel free to get in touch if you have any questions. In the meantime we have added several online and part online courses to our website which are available to book, these will give new and existing students the opportuntiy to learn a new skill and gain a qualification whilst at home. Just click on online courses for more information.

Acrylic Nail Sculpting Course

Our Acrylic Nail Sculpting Course is a short workshop style course that we have designed for existing Nail Technicians who would like to master the art of Sculpting Nail Extensions using forms.

Sculpting is an advanced skill which will allow you to create beautifully long nails with endless design possibilities. It is perfect for mobile technicians as it requires less equipment as-well as salon based nail techs as it can significantly reduce service times.

During the Acrylic Sculpting Training Course you will learn the following –
  • Preparation of working area
  • Client consultation
  • Health, safety and hygiene
  • Contra-indications
  • Contra-actions
  • Knowledge of nail shapes and anatomy
  • Knowledge of nail conditions, disorders and diseases
  • Manicure of the natural nail
  • Preparing nails for sculpting
  • Form application
  • Use of files and buffers
  • Understanding grit sizes
  • Applying Acrylic
  • Finishing and buffing
  • Importance of manufacturing instructions
  • Assessing nails for in-fills or rebalance
  • Application of products for in-fills or rebalance
  • Behind The Mask – How to spot signs of domestic abuse and how you can help (optional)

Our tutors are always on hand after your course to support and guide you with any help you need, we also offer FREE refresher courses for any students who wish to practice their new skills.

Acrylic Sculpting Course Info
  • There is nearby parking at –
    Britannia Car Park
    Dalby Avenue
    Bedminster
    Bristol
    BS3 4HH
  • Parking is free outside Windmill Hill City Farm on evenings and weekends
  • Refreshments will be provided (please advise if you have any dietary requirements when you book your course)
  • All students will receive a Training Manual on arrival
  • Please bring your acrylic kit and brush
  • You will be practicing on other students and vice versa to ensure you get the feel for all aspects of the treatment, therefore please ensure that you arrive with natural nails. Models are not permitted on the course.
  • Please wear dark or black clothes, sensible flat shoes and hair tied back
  • Qualification: Certificate of Diploma
  • Certificates will be awarded to students at the end of the course providing they have competently demonstrated the required skills and knowledge, any students who are not yet ready will be discreetly asked to return for further training free of charge.
  • All courses have insurance approved accreditation to enable you to obtain the necessary public liability insurance required to perform Sculpted Acrylic Extensions on your clients.
  • Students who participate in Behind the Mask training will receive their certificate via email within 2 weeks.
  • Before booking a space on this course please ensure that you read our T&C’s
  • Upon booking a place on this course you will receive a confirmation email, if you do not receive an email please contact us.
  • If you select the option to pay a deposit you will receive an invoice via email for the remaining balance, this does not need to be paid until 1 week before your course starts.
  • Prerequisites – Acrylic Nail Extensions Qualification