Builder Gel in a Bottle Nail Training Course
This Course is Suitable for Complete Beginners to Nails / Beauty. No prior knowledge or qualifications required. We recommend completing Manicure & Pedicure prior to or alongside this course.
This course is completed in 1 Day (10am – 4pm).
Gel Polish is one of the most popular nail treatments in the UK to provide long-lasting, 14 day chip-free polish on natural nails. It can also be applied to finish nail extensions. You will learn:
If you are new to nails & looking to train in a range of treatments, as a Nail Technician; we highly recommend our 3 Day Complete Nail Technician Starter Course Package which will save you up to £148 on the individual course fees.
The Beauty Academy are the UK’s leading provider of private beauty training courses. We have been delivering our fast track, intensive training courses since 1990. With over 32 years’ experience in the industry, we have refined our courses to ensure they meet the highest standards of industry training, while ensuring a welcoming and enjoyable training experience. Most courses are suitable for complete beginners.
We work with only the most passionate, qualified and experienced beauty training professionals. We regularly update our team’s training to ensure we are delivering the most up to date knowledge and techniques.
All courses are accredited for insurance by IPHM and/or ABT. We also provide OFQUAL regulated, internationally recognised qualifications for those seeking employment within beauty through both VTCT and City & Guilds.
We train only from our own well-equipped and well located training centres for ease of finding us. Never from conference suites or hotel rooms. Most centres are only a short walk from public transport links, or with parking on-site or locally. We keep our class sizes small (typically only 4-12 students per tutor) to give you every opportunity to ask questions and get support on your training days. Our in-house Support Team are available by email during your studies and beyond to give you the best start to your beauty career.
You must be aged 16 years or over to attend our classroom courses. This course is suitable for complete beginners to nails / beauty, however we recommend studying Manicure & Pedicure before or alongside this course, to get the most from this course.
Course Duration / Timings
This course is completed within 1 day. The course duration is 6 hours, you will attend from 10am – 4pm with a short break for lunch. Please arrive at 9.45am for a prompt course start.
If you have beauty uniform (tunic, fitted trousers etc.) this would be ideal. Otherwise smart, comfortable clothing suitable for the practical nature of the courses, such as short sleeved t-shirt with trousers or leggings would be suitable. Shoes must have a closed toe and flat sole. No flip flops / sandals for safety. Long hair (as applicable) should be tied back. Valuables such as jewellery should be removed and left at home.
You will attend for 1 day from 10am – 4pm with a short break for lunch. The course is very much hands-on practical throughout the day. Short introduction on the theory followed by tutor demonstration & practical work by students. There are no exams or case studies required, your competence is assessed informally by the tutor throughout the training day.
No models are required for this course. Students will work upon each other giving and receiving treatments as part of this course. Gel nail polish / nail extensions must be removed before attending this course. You will be expected to fully participate in the course to successfully achieve your certificate.
You will need to bring:
Cold food (salad or sandwich) for your lunch. Clean hand towel for personal use on the course. Pen/paper if you wish to make any brief notes.
No kit is included in the course fee. All products / tools required to complete this course as provided at the centre for your use on the training day. Guidance will be given on the day by the tutor about products / suppliers so we recommend waiting to buy any kits.
Upon booking, you’ll be sent a confirmation email with course e-manual attached. We recommend reading this before your training day to get the most from your course.
As part of this pre-course learning and tuition on the training day, you will learn the following:
This course is available at all of our 10 training centre locations including: London Kings Cross, London Clapham Junction, London Bridge, Reading, Milton Keynes, Birmingham, Cambridge, Leeds, Manchester and Newcastle.
All training centre locations are our own exclusive, permanent training facilities are set up, ready to train all-year round. Our centres are highly equipped and staffed by our friendly, fully qualified and experienced tutors. We never train from hotel rooms, conference suites or in-salons to ensure you get the best possible learning experience in spacious, well appointed and easily accessible locations.
All training centres can be reached by public transport. Many centres also have parking on-site or within reasonable walking distance.
Prefer to study online?
Can’t make it to a training centre? Can’t find a date convenient for you? We also offer accredited, online courses available to study conveniently through our Online Student Portal. Study on pc/laptop, tablet or even mobile. Click below to view the Online option for this course:
On successful attendance of your training day, you will be sent The Beauty Academy Diploma by email within 2 days of your course. This is accredited by ABT (Associated Beauty Therapists) allowing you to purchase insurance to work offering your treatments to the public.
Upon completion of your course, you can start your own business working from home or mobile offering your treatments. Earn £25-£40 an hour!
Some salons may also accept you for self-employed or employed opportunities, although this does vary across the UK and is dependent on individual salon/employer requirements for their insurance and/or local authority special treatment licensing (as applicable). For those specifically seeking employment or to work outside the UK beyond training, you may wish to consider our International Qualifications.
Insurance on Completion
Our Diploma is accepted by a number of leading beauty (public liability) insurers including Balens, InSync, Radius and many more. It will cover you when providing treatments to the public, but many policies also provide additional benefits such as covering your kit for loss/damage, risk of damage to client property while providing treatments in their home and legal assistance.
You do not need any insurance to attend our courses as you will be covered by our company insurance on the training day(s). This is just for when you start working with the public as a therapist yourself.
We highly recommend Balens Insurance:
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