Gel and Acrylic Nail Extensions Course

This comprehensive 3 day Gel and Acrylic Nail Extensions Course is designed for beginners who would like to train in both Gel and Acrylic Nail Enhancements. Acrylic Nails dominate the nail industry, making them one of the most sought after nail enhancement treatments amongst clients.
Gel Nail Extensions are long lasting, have innumerable designs and are low maintenance. We will help you master the art with confidence with this professional course allowing you to expand on the services you provide.

During the Gel and Acrylic Nail Extension 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 extensions
  • Tip application
  • Use of files and buffers
  • Understanding grit sizes
  • Applying gel, including pink and white
  • Applying Acrylic, including pink and white
  • Safe use of UV and LED lamps
  • Finishing and buffing
  • Importance of manufacturing instructions
  • Assessing nails for in-fills or rebalance
  • Application of products for in-fills or rebalance
  • Product removal
  • Behind The Mask – How to spot signs of domestic abuse and how you can help

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.

Course information:
All students will receive a Training Manual containing all of the information you need for the course

Upon booking a place on this course, you will receive an email with full details including start and finish times

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 and lunch will be provided (please advise if you have any dietary requirements when you book your course)
Your course includes your very own powder and liquid acrylic kit to take home
You will be required to practise on a case study at home
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 have natural nails prior to attending 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 obtain the necessary public liability insurance required to perform Gel and Acrylic Nail Extensions on your clients.

Students who participate in Behind the Mask training will receive their certificate via email within 2 weeks.