Want to learn a new skill to enable you to become self-employed? Interested in having a skill that will allow you to be able to offer an additional service to your existing clients or entice new clients? Do you enjoy seeing colour on your own nails and like applying it to others but want to know how to do it properly? Then this gel polish techniques course is just for you!
You will learn how to apply and maintain a gel polish colour along with how to correctly remove it using two different methods. You will also learn some anatomy and physiology of the nail and the theory behind gel polish and how it works.
There are no specific entry requirements for the course. However, if English is your second language you should have a level 1 English speaking, listening and writing qualification and be working towards a level 2 (ESOL).
There are no formal exams although there is a small booklet to complete to form the portfolio. You will also be observed applying and removing the polish as an assessment method.
You may progress onto other short beauty courses or even a level 2 nail enhancement course. You will also be able to offer the service as a self-employed technician after gaining insurance