Manicure Course – 1 Day
Time 9.30am – 4pm
This unit is about providing manicure services to clients.
It covers consulting with the client, recognising any contra-indications, preparing for the service and producing a service plan. It also covers filing and buffing the nails, using skin and cuticle treatments, massaging the hand and lower arm and providing a suitable nail finish.
To carry out this unit you will need to maintain effective health, safety and hygiene throughout your work. You will also need to maintain your personal appearance and good communication with the client.
What will the course cover?
- Salon safety & hygiene
- How to complete a client consultation
- How to prepare yourself and work station
- Contra indications and Contra actions
- Filing and shaping of the nails
- Care of the Cuticles
- Massage of the hands and lower arms
What is the difference between short diploma courses and VTCT courses?
Short diploma courses are for therapists wanting to work mobile or on friends and family. They are recognised within the UK and an insurable qualification with certain insurance companies.
VTCT courses are internationally recognised qualifications that involve multiple choice end tests and assessments but hold a higher recognised status and will enable you to work in a salon, spa or nail bar.
How is the award achieved?
You will come to the academy to learn the practical part of manicure and be taught the various techniques to learn a luxury manicure treatment.
What is required before I start this course?
There are no pre-requisites for this course.
Do I need a model?
Yes, you will need to bring a model with you to practise on.
Is a kit included in the price?
Kits are not included for this course but please look at the kit page for our recommended supplier and bring with you on the course so we can talk you through the various products
When will I receive my certificate?
Once you have completed the course your certificate will be issued.