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Manicure Diploma

Course Codes

CLM031 / CLM032 / CLM065

Learn the basics of nail care and study this online manicure diploma from home. Study at your own pace and complete in your own time.

  • Certified manicure diploma.
  • Accredited by ABT and IPHM Hollistic accreditation board.
  • Learn for your course entirely online via videos and eBooks.
  • Assessments submitted online.
  • Enables you to apply for professional insurance - start offering services to clients.
  • Understand the skills needed to offer a professional manicure.
  • Add on the kit needed to complete the course.
  • Ideal for beauticians or beginners looking to offer more treatments to clients.
  • Optional virtual sessions available for a live demo and face to face support.
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This course is only available to study online.

Course overview

Learn to master the very basic skills needed to be a successful nail technician. Understand the different techniques needed and offer your manicure services legally to friends, family, and clients.

Once you have successfully completed the course, you will receive an accredited diploma from ABT and IPHM.  You are also eligible to apply for professional insurance. You must be 18 or over to apply for professional indemnity insurance.

Add on the kit needed to complete the course.

Optional virtual sessions

When you enrol on this course there is the option to add on a live 2-3 hour interactive session. This is a face-to-face training session that is accessed through a virtual classroom, where your tutor will clearly explain the theory and demonstrate how to perform the treatment. You’ll get the chance to discuss any issues you may be experiencing and gain invaluable feedback from your tutor. This method of training is ideal because you can log in from anywhere, providing you have a reliable internet connection, and on any device, which saves you the time and cost of travelling to a training centre.

Course Duration


Course Outcome

You will receive your ABT and IPHM accredited Manicure Diploma. Eligible to apply for professional insurance.

This course is assessed and certified by Beauty Tribe.

Entry Requirements

You must be 18 or over to enrol on this course. You must also be 18 or over to apply for professional indemnity insurance.


Multiple-choice quiz after each unit. Online workbook portfolio.

Course content

Extra info

Professional kit (only if you add this on)

If you add on the professional kit, you will receive:

  • PN Pro Vit polish remover (100ml)
  • Edge sanitising spray (250ml)
  • SB plastic rubber ended hoof stick
  • Streaker cuticle knife
  • Streaker 4″ cuticle piler
  • SP sanitising gel lemon grass (300ml)
  • Kaeso mirror shine buffing cream (30ml)
  • Kaeso cuticle massage cream (95ml)
  • Kaeso mani kit
  • Cranberry sensation hand lotion (250ml)
  • Mulberry and pomegranate scrub (95ml)
  • WILD berry mask  (250ml)
  • Red berry splash soak (195ml)
  • Pink grapefruit drizzle hygiene spray (195ml)
  • Kaeso cuticle remover (195ml)
  • Kaeso juicy drops (15ml)
  • Meltblown lint-free wipes
  • PN mani bowl and soak off bowl (non-spill)
  • IBD advanced wear lucky red (14ml)
  • IBD advanced wear naturally beautiful (14ml)
  • IBD advanced wear whipped cream (14ml)
  • IBD advanced wear top coat (14ml)
  • IBD advanced wear base (14ml)
  • Edge black beauty file 240/240gt (10pk)
  • Deo 6″ orange sticks (10pk)
  • Trainer’s hand


With each unit, you will have an online video to watch through. After you have watched the video, there will be a multiple-choice quiz for you to complete. Once you have completed the questions with the pass mark, the next unit will become available for you to study.

You can take the multiple-choice questions as many times as you need and support from your tutor is given.

You will also be required to upload evidence of your work in the form of an online workbook. This will involve uploading images of your work before and after which will be reviewed by your tutor. Your tutor will then give you detailed feedback and include areas you can improve on in order to pass the course.

This course is assessed and certified by Beauty Tribe.

Study method

You will study this course by distance learning, which will enable you to learn when and where you want. You can study from home or at work; it is completely up to you. All your materials will be sent online, so receiving your materials is easy. You will also receive personal tutor support by email, so help is only a click away. Your assignments are submitted online.

Course outcome

Once you have passed the course, your diploma certificate will be available for download via the portal and stored for you. You have lifetime access to the portal so you can return at any time using your tutorials and eBooks as a reference.

This course is accredited by ABT and IPHM (International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine).

You will also be eligible to apply for professional insurance through Radius Insurance, INSYNC plus selected others, meaning you will be able to legally offer these services to clients.

Optional interactive virtual sessions

The optional add-on for a live training session with your tutor is an ideal way to recap the theory behind the treatment and see a live demo of it being performed. The benefits include:
• 2-3 hours long, delivered by your dedicated tutor.
• Live detailed treatment demonstration where you can ask questions via an online video platform.
• A live explanation of the essential theory and how to safely perform the treatment.
• A recording of the training session will be available for you to watch again in your own time.
• Learn from the comfort of your home, and save time and cost associated with travelling to a training centre.
• Watch on your mobile phone, iPad or PC as long as you have a reliable internet connection.


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