1Course Overview

Professional UV Gel Polish Diploma

Course code: EN005

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Explore how to create perfect gel nails, from home!

The demand for gel nails has risen significantly in recent years, as they are quick to apply, perfectly glossy and clients can wear them for 14 days without them being ruined.

This course will allow you to:

  • Understand how gel polish works and how to apply them
  • Earn extra money by offering the best gel nails around
  • Renowned nail expert Sarah Gooderham demonstrates the techniques on the course DVD, allowing you to practise whilst you learn on your Nail Trainer Practice Hand
  • Receive a FREE Essential Nails kit which includes: 25 Refit Nail Trainer Nails, Gelaze® polishes a 9 Watt LED Lamp and lots more!

This course will allow you to study from home at your own pace. With no strict deadlines or timetabling to contend with studying is easy and stress-free!

Receive everything you need for this course by post and begin working your way through this amazing maintaining nails course!

20% off selected courses - Until 22nd January
2Course Content
Course Content
  • How gel polish works
  • UV light box safety
  • Preparation of the natural nails
  • Perfect Gel polish application in solid colour and French on the Nail Trainer
  • Professional Application and removal on a live model
3Other Information
Study and Assessment Method

1) Watch the DVD that is included with your course material

2) Follow the instructions provided on the DVD

3) Unclip your finished nails from the Nail Trainer

4) Save the completed nails on the progress card

5) Post the finished progress cards to your tutor for assessment

Course Duration

You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. This is more than enough time to give you flexibility and work at your own pace without the pressure of deadlines.

Course Outcomes

Successful students will be awarded a Certification by The Essential Nails Institute, which is nationally recognised within the nail industry. This means that you will be able to gain your professional indemnity insurance with this certificate. This insurance will cover you to work from home, mobile or in a salon.

This course is fully recognised by:

  • HABIA (The government recognised standard-setting organisation for hair, beauty and body art and nails).
  • British Learning Association
  • Guild of professional Beauty Therapists
  • Professional Beauty Direct

Course Questions & Answers

Are there any requirements needed to enrol onto this course?

Before starting this course, you need to have completed one of the following courses: Manicure, Gel Tip and Overlay, Acrylic Tip and Overlay, Fibreglass Tip and Overlay or Acrylic Sculpting. Or have completed a course elsewhere that covered health, hygiene and sanitation.

Do I have to sit an exam?

No. You will send your completed progress card to your tutor for assessment.

What is included in the cost of my course?
  • FREE Nail Trainer Practice Hand
  • FREE teaching DVD
  • Progress card
  • Student ID Tag
  • Client consultation forms
  • Test questions
  • Study guide and comprehensive study notes
  • Dedicated personal tutor support
  • Dedicated student support
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • Accreditation
  • FREE Essential Nails Kit:
  • 25 Refit Nail Trainer Nails
  • Gelaze® polishes;
    • Red Riding Hood
    • Rose Quartz
    • Satin Sheets
    • Happy Pink
    • Millennium
  • Gelaze® Top Coat
  • Gelaze® Base Coat
  • 9 Watt LED Lamp
  • Stainless steel cuticle pusher
  • 10pk orangewood sticks
  • Gel Wraps
  • Gel Wipe off
  • Gel Soak off
  • Lint free wipes
  • Table towels
  • Cuticle oil
  • 3 x files
Are there any additional costs?

No, this course pack features everything you need to complete the course.

What do i do if i still have questions?

For further information please contact us.

Additional Discounts Available on selected courses until 22nd January
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  • With a minimum annual income of £5,000
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