Faith Elder Acrylic and Gel Polish


Course Content

Artificial Nails are the most advanced nail enhancement system; they are beautiful to look at and can be very natural looking. The Acrylic method is durable making it ideal for long term wearers. The Academy’s course provides you with all the skills and knowledge you need to become a fully qualified acrylic nail technician.

This accredited short course is for complete beginners or experienced therapists looking to up-skill. The course contains a mixture of theory and practical work, enabling students to competently perform professional acrylic nail extensions with a gel polish finish on clients.

Training will be guided by industry professionals to help you accomplish the most from your learning experience.

The Course will cover:

  • Health, safety and hygiene
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Structure of the nail and the nail growth
  • Contra-indications
  • Common disorders of the hands and nails
  • Consultation
  • Nail preparation
  • Product knowledge
  • Finishing and perfecting techniques
  • Nail maintenance; rebalancing, repairs and removal
  • Demonstrations
  • Students will carry out supervised treatments

Models will be provided for the demo however, students are required to bring along models. Please discuss when booking

Entry Details

Pre-requisite Qualifications: None

Qualification gained: ABT accredited

Please note kits are not included but training products will be provided on the day. The Academy is happy to advise where to purchase starter kits.

Duration: 2 Days 10am-4pm

Cost: £490