Nail Technician – Gel or Acrylic

Two and a Half Day Nail Technician (Gel or Acrylic)

This course is largely practical to ensure all students are fully competent in the application of a full set of gel or acrylic nails. All aspects of consultation, preparation and health and safety are covered in this course.

Course objectives: 

  • Code of Practice and Insurance for therapists
  • Health and Safety and COSHH regulations
  • The consultation procedure
  • Contra-indications and client expectations
  • How to prepare for the different treatments
  • Identification of nail disorders and contra-actions
  • Nail preparation
  • Tip application
  • Gel or Acrylic application (depending on course chosen)
  • Maintenance – infills/backfills (on day 3 half day training )
  • Aftercare
  • Anatomy & Physiology for nail technology

Course pre-requisites: qualification in Manicure & Pedicure is a pre-requisite for this course.

CPD points: 22

Assessment: Observation of application and written assessment to be completed and brought with you on course date.

What’s included? Comprehensive course manual, accredited certificate.

Models: courses will still run if there is only one student but you will need to bring a friend or family member on whom to practise.  It is the responsibility of the student to find a model/s.  If there is more than one student attending you will practise on each other.  All models must be over 16, and in good health (please see T&C).


Two and a half days: Gel  or Acrylic £350 (please pay a booking fee  of £90 to Amethyst Holistic Training to book your course; balance of £260 is payable to Beauty Necessities).

Package nail course prices please visit  www.amethystholistictraining .