Manicure, Pedicure Gel or Acrylic

This course is ideal for beginners who want to start their own business and embark on a career as a Nail Technician. The course is designed to save you money by learning 3 treatments in 1 course. You will learn the full contents of the manicure, pedicure course and also the full content of your chosen nail extension course of either Gel or Acrylic. Nail technology is a fast-growing industry and good nail technicians are in high demand. It will enable you to work flexible hours to fit in with your family commitments and earn a full time income working part time!


Course Content -


  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Health Safety & Hygiene
  • Preparation of the Work Area & Client
  • Equipment & Products
  • Consultation Techniques & Client cards
  • Contra-indications & Contra-actions
  • Benefits of Manicure & Pedicure Treatment
  • Manicure & Pedicure Procedure
  • Filing & Cuticle Work
  • Exfoliation and effective Treatment for Dry and Hard Skin Areas
  • Massage Techniques / Movements to Hands, Arms, Feet and Legs
  • Application of Paraffin Wax, Specialist Masks and Heat Treatments
  • Enamelling – Dark colour, French & Buffed
  • Preparing the Natural Nail
  • Application of Gel or Acrylic  to the natural nails
  • Application of Tips & Blending
  • Application of Gel or Acrylic to Nail Tips once Blended
  • Maintenance Rebalancing/Repair/Infills
  • Finishing & Perfecting Techniques
  • Removal Techniques
  • Effective Pricing
  • Aftercare Advice


Manicure Pedicure Gel or Acrylic


Course Duration                               

4 Days or 4 Eve

Course Price              

£400 (Kits available upon request)

Entry Requirements


Time – Day                            

10am – 2.30pm

Time – Eve                                        

5.30pm – 9.30pm

Course Dates

Every week (make an enquiry)

How Many To a Class

4 Students Maximum


Qualification: CS Beauty Academy Diploma & accredited by BABTAC this will enable you to obtain public liability insurance.


Optional NVQ Level 2 Unit N2 N3 & N5 (VTCT) available for an additional £300 - see NVQ Individual courses more details.






Manicure, Pedicure, Gel or Acrylic - Course