Nail enhancements for beginners £525


The nail industry is constantly evolving and new products and techniques are introduced to the marketplace each year. This means that nail technicians need to ensure they receive the most comprehensive up to date training there is.

This comprehensive course covers everything required to work as work as a professional nail technician in a salon or working to work for yourself; including natural nail preparation, tip application, gel, fibre & acrylic application, maintenance and removal techniques.  You will also be taught gel polish and sculpting technique.

Why not attend our FREE taster workshop on 4th February to see if this course is right for you.  Click on the link below to see more details. 

The next courses available are

Tuesday 9.30am – 3.00pm 12 weeks 

12th February 2019

23rd April 2019

Wednesday 7.00-10.00pm 20 weeks

27th February 2019




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Educator teaching this course:

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Toni Larkin







Additional information


15th January 2019, 23rd April 2019, 27th February 2019

Cost & payment terms:

The cost of the training is £525. A 10% booking fee is required to confirm your place – please see the terms and conditions. The balance of the training fee can be paid over the duration of the course by bank transfer.


This course is suitable for beginners and requires a desire to excel and a professional mature attitude.

Course structure:

Much learning is through practical application and you need to ensure you have the time and people who are willing to model for you. Nail technology takes time to perfect and the skill levels required cannot be achieved without practice. The sculpting workshop may be held on a Sunday on a date to be agreed.

Term dates:

Daytime courses follow the Essex City Council term dates. We always look to accommodate our learners as much as possible so if you have holidays already scheduled, please speak to us before booking your course.
Evening and weekend courses usually train throughout the year with negotiated breaks where necessary.

What units are included:

Unit 214 & if not previously completed, health & safety, unit 202.

Additional study required:

You will be given research, practical and written tasks to do each week; they will take between 2-3 hours depending on your learning style plus you will have the anatomy & physiology course to compete which can be done at your own pace. There is no pressure to complete all the work within the hours of the course; we offer a lifelong learning opportunity so you can keep going without the pressure.

How you are assessed:

The practical will be assessed when carrying out treatments on clients throughout the course which will be part of the reflective practices required to achieve the qualification. The theory is completed through an online test which is scheduled to meet your needs.

Kit required:


Workwear required:

If you are new to the industry, you will be required to purchase a professional apron which is worn over your own black trousers and T-shirt purchased from Labeeby Academy. £18

Exam fees:

Registrations last for 3 years. One time Evolve registration fee £23.70. Certification fee £10.60 per unit plus optional £20.60 Award fee* fees will be increased from August 1st 2019. If you have previously completed a City & Guilds qualification, it would be helpful to use your existing enrolment number which can be found on your certificate.