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VTCT Level 2 Award in Nail Technology (Acrylic or Gel Enhancements)

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This qualification is about applying, maintaining and removing nail
enhancements, using either UV gel, liquid and powder(acrylic). You will also learn about health and safety, client care and hygiene practice for nail technicians.
Entry Requirement:
Previous manicure training is required to enrll on this course.  If you are not qualified in manicure contact us for a special offer on both courses.
Once enrolled on the course we will send you an essential manual within 72 hours, which will detail all the information you need and help you to prepare prior to the day of your course.
What will I receive when I complete the course, assessments and exams?

Once you have passed your exams, completed four practical assessments and your written portfolio work, you will gain an accredited VTCT NVQ Level 2 in Manicure Services. 

What could this qualification lead to?
This NVQ qualification will allow you to work as a qualified beauty massage therapist. As the NVQ is an industry wide recognised qualification, you will have opportunities in a wide range of areas such as beauty salons, health spas and day spas or the ability to work for yourself as an independent therapist.
How is the NVQ Assessed?
You will be assessed on your knowledge and practical routines during the days you are in class with us. You will then be required to practice your new skills at home and provide three written case studies, detailing your practice treatments done at home. Upon completion of these case studies, you will be required to attend our NVQ Assessment Days where you will perform 3 manicure service on paying clients (we organise clients for you) whilst being assessed by an NVQ Assessor. You will also need to sit two Exam Papers with us to evidence your anatomy and physiology knowledge. 
Why not arrange to come in to see us and we can explain how it works or call us on 01443 303034
Course content 
  • Health, safety & hygiene
  • Recap on anatomy & physiology knowledge
  • Natural nail preparation
  • Clear and white tip application
  • Acrylic and gel chemistry
  • Application of acrylic & gel
  • Finishing & perfecting techniques
  • Enhancement removal
  • Aftercare
  • Practice and perfect your overlays
  • Maintaining nail enhancements
  • Overview of infill’s, re-balance and repairs
  • Pricing and marketing for your new treatment
Course Price:

£299 or £399+VAT as an NVQ

Course dates 2023 are now full.  Please get in touch & we will do our best to add a date to suit.

* We can arrange one to one training & dates to suit you.  Additional fee of £50 per day  for one to one training

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