On this course you are trained in both acrylic liquid and powder system and bioseaweed gel system
Acrylic nails are the original extension system and the most popular with nail technicians and clients worldwide, holding 50% of the nail market. A two-component system using liquid and powder, that creates beautiful, natural most definitely the strongest most versatile of all nail enhancements. This is the system every serious nail technician has to master in order to provide a full service.
Gel nail enhancements are now one of the most popular treatments in the beauty industry and are hailed as being easier to apply than acrylics. Gel is an excellent alternative to acrylic, for clients who find the odour overpowering, or are prone to allergy, or just want a change.
Upon successful completion of the course you will have acquired the skills to perform all aspects of nail treatments, acrylic or gel nail extensions techniques, using tip and overlay, sculptured, infills, backfills, removal and maintenance. Also the nail anatomy, nail disorders and contra-indications to carryout manicure and nail extensons treatments safely and efficiently.
Students must hold an accredited Manicure Diploma. Students must send in proof of pre-requisite qualification/s with application.
You will gain a highly recognised accredited diploma upon successful completion of the course. This course is accredited by BABTAC (British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology) which allows you to obtain public liability insurance to work in salons and spas in the UK and overseas. For continuing professional development the nail technician course carries 42 CPD credits.
- Short Accredited Courses (Day)
- £150.00 Acrylic Kit
- Examination Fees:
- Start Date:
- Sun, 22nd April 2018
- 10.00 a.m - 4.00 p.m.
Training involves 3 full days basic training in acrylic liquid and powder system to master the basic techniques of nail enhancements, then a 1 day bioseaweed gel extension conversion course. Students are required to work on each other for the duration of the course, then home practice and completion of 10 case studies in the chosen nail system, (5 acrylic and gel french extensions and 5 acrylic clear and gel extensions with a mixture of tip and overlay and sculptured nails) with a final troubleshooting session and practical assessment on the fourth day. Students will need to provide a model for the afternoon practice session on the last training day. Case studies must include, client consultation and photographs of before and after application of nail extensions. In preparation for course students must remove any existing nail extensions prior to the course.
The course consists of theory and practical, students competence and confidence will improve over time, with regular practice to perfect the skills taught on the day. Students will need to provide a model for the practical assessment on the final training day. Certificates will be awarded to candidates on presentation of 10 case studies and successful completion of practical assessment.
NSI attraction acrylic kit includes
Bio Seaweed Gel (BSG) nail extension kit includes (not included in course costs - optional to purchase)
Maximum 12 trainees
A therapy uniform is required