Hair and Beauty

Nails: Gel Nail Application Part-time

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

This course can start at various times during the year. You will study for one day, 9.30am-4.30pm.

Entry requirements

You will require a manicure qualification.

You will achieve

You will achieve a CPD Certificate.

Last updated: 14th February 2019

Course overview

This is a one day course for anyone wanting to extend their services they currently offer or even for a beginner starting to build up their beauty therapy qualifications. The course will give you a qualification to offer the popular gel polish service.

Course content

The following topics will be covered;

  • Health and Safety
  • Product knowledge
  • Consultation
  • Record Card/ treatment plan
  • Practical: application of French and dark gel polish
  • Aftercare advice

How will I be assessed?

You will be asked to complete a ‘knowledge check test’ and a practical observation.

What equipment will I need?

You will need:

  • Stationery: pens and paper
  • Optional Gel polish kit. Further information will be advised by the Hair and Beauty department.

Where will I study?

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
S70 2AX

What can I do next?

You can offer the gel polish as a service.  You may also wish to choose to enrol on another programme such as tanning and eyelash and eyebrow tinting (day, evening and special occasion).

How much does the course cost?

£100 Full fee payable.

Extra information

Full Fee Payable

If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

Contact the Information Unit

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email


Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Nails: Gel Nail Application Part-time