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Suitable for Adult (19+)
Level 2
Mode of study Part Time Evening
Duration 12 weeks
Subject area Hair & Beauty
  • 21 Feb 2022
  • East Ham Campus
  • 05 Jan 2023
  • East Ham Campus

Are you creative and enthusiastic with a passion for nails? Then this course may be for you.

This course will enable you to work within the beauty industry as a Nail Technician, sculpting and creating a variety of nail extension services.

Course description

This course will require your full commitment. It is 12 weeks long and you will need to purchase a full Gel & Acrylic kit to practice with whilst on this course to better enhance your skills.

You will gain the skills to apply both Gel and Acrylic nail extensions through practice on real-life clients.

You will be assessed through observation of practical work, theory and assignments.

Additional information

Entry requirements

  • A Level 2 qualification in manicure /li>
  • A Level 2 qualification in health and safety/li>


When you successfully complete this course you will be able to work safely and confidently in the nail industry gaining employment within a nail bar or become insured to run your own nail business. You may also wish to progress on to a level 2 beauty programme.

Fees and funding

The course fee is £227 plus exam fee £40

If you are aged 19+, how much you pay for your course and any additional costs will depend on a number of factors. Learn more about course fees and finances.

We have a range of financial support options available to help you while you’re studying. Find out what support you may be eligible for.

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