Complete Nail Technician Course

This Complete Nail Technician will teach you all aspects of nail services. You will lear how to manicure and apply tips. This will include fibreglass, silk, acrylic and gel extensions.

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Course Description

This  Complete Nail Technician Course will teach you all aspects of nail services , giving you the knowledge required to offer beauty services.

As part of this exciting course, you will learn health and safety and hygiene practices, so that when you complete your studies, you can offer treatments that are safe. You will also learn how to effectively communicate with your clients and promote your business. If you wish, you can become your own boss with flexible hours or go on to find further employment with your new beauty skills.

At the end of this course, you will receive a Certified Diploma Certificate. This will allow you to obtain professional insurance with a reputable provider of insurance who specialises in the field. This will enable you to start your career in Beauty treatments.

What will I learn on this course?

You will learn how to give Nail Technician services to clients. This will include manicures, tip application, fibreglass and silk, gel extensions and acrylic.


This Nail Technician Course will have a number of modules and within those modules there will be units. Once you complete all the units in each module, the module will be marked, and the next module will open. You will be asked to upload photos of evidence of your work and this will be marked by a tutor. This will be followed by feedback for areas you may need to improve on.

For this course you will also receive an eBook and videos. This will help to supplement your learning throughout the course.

Sample Video 

What will my career opportunities be?  

You could become self-employed by owning your own salon, working from home or even travelling to client’s homes, as a Beauty Therapist.

If you choose to work in a salon you could work up the ladder to become a salon manager.

You may decide that you would like to move into fashion, theatre or media makeup.

The beauty sector can expand over so many areas, this means that a small course can result in big opportunities.  With a certified qualification under your belt you can reach all areas of the beauty sector.

After completing this course, you may find you want to go on to take more courses. Pathways for this may include:

Beauty Therapist

Massage Therapist

Special Effects Makeup Artist

Beauty Writer

Hair Stylist

Nail Technician

Beauty PR Specialist

Spa Owner

Product Developer


How does enrolment work?

Once you have enrolled onto your chosen course, either online, by phone or through a payment link, you will be asked to complete registration documents. This is so that we can gather all your details and complete enrolment onto your chosen course as quickly as possible. Once this information is received, you will receive access to the online education platform. On this platform you will find video tutorials and eBooks that correlate with your course. You will also be able to upload your assignments and contact your Tutor

Within the course you will find that your modules have units in them. This can vary module to module. The modules have been created to make sure that you will learn everything you need to offer eyebrow definition services. Each unit will help you to retain information while correlating with information in an eBook and video. Each unit will be marked once completed and then the next will open. Once you are at the end of your module you will then upload evidence of your work by uploading before and after photos. Your tutor will either pass you or give you feedback on how you can improve. Once you have passed all sections of this course, you can download your Certified Diploma Certificate.

Why Home Study Zone?

At Home Study Zone we offer a range of courses. We are well known for helping  people who may be looking for a change in career, who want to go to university or just have a keen interest in a subject and want to learn more. When you enrol, we will ensure that the course is relevant to your career choice with no hidden charges.

With all of our courses you can study at your own pace and wherever you want. This makes it easier for people who have busy lives. It is always difficult to grab that little bit of time for yourself and studying online, means that you can be flexible and logon to your course, whenever it suits. This is why our courses work so well, as they fit into your life and give you the best chance of success and help you forward your career.

We offer a team of tutors ready to help you work towards your overall goal. Our philosophy is simple, we are a customer focused company. We have many years of experience in the distance learning field with trained and approachable staff. If you have a question, someone is always there to help you.

Home Study Zone also offers competitive prices while maintaining the quality of our tutors and courses. We support over 300 courses and we look forward to helping you with your studies.

We are constantly updating our courses so keep a look out for anything that might catch your eye!


Module 1: Foundation

Personal Standards and Practice


Effective Communication with Clients

Business promotion

Preparation of the Work Area

Health & Safety Legislations


Being effective at Work

Health and Safety Legislations


Being effective at Work

Promoting Products & Services

Retail Specific Legislation

Reception Duties

Taking Payments & Methods.


Module 2: Anatomy and Physiology – Nails

Hair Structure and Removal

The Skeletal System

The Lymphatic System

Anatomy of the eye

Cells and Tissues

The Skin

The Muscular System

Blood & The Heart

The Systems


Module 3: Manicure


Manicure Procedure

Manicure Treatment Techniques

Contra-Actions & Aftercare


Module 4: Tip Application

Preparation & Products

Tip Application


Module 5: Fibreglass and Silk

Preparation and Products

Fibreglass and Silk Application

Maintenance, Infill & Removals



Module 6:  Gel Application

Preparation & Products

Gel Application

Maintenance, Infills, Re-Balance & Removals



Module 7:  Acrylic

Preparation & Products

Acrylic Application

Maintenance, Infill, Re-Balance & Removals




Below we have frequently asked questions about the complete beauty course. If you have any more questions, please contact us using the ‘Contact Us‘ page.

Can I receive insurance with this course?

On completion of the course, you will receive a Certified Diploma Certificate. This will allow you to obtain professional insurance if you wish.

Will I require any previous knowledge to start this course?

For this Beauty course, you will not require any previous knowledge. However, a genuine interest in learning this subject is required. You will receive 12 months tutor support from initial registration.

What is included in this Anatomy and Physiology course?

You will receive full access to in-depth course materials. This includes correlating eBooks, step-by-step guides and videos.

Will I need to purchase any books?

You will not need to purchase books for this course as eBooks are already included in the price of the course.

I live overseas, would I be able to take this course?

This course is online so can be taken anywhere in the world that you have access to the internet.

Is this course online?

This course is fully online and can be flexible because of this.



On completion of this Complete Nail Technician Course you will receive a Certified Diploma Certificate, allowing you to obtain professional insurance. Professional insurance will allow you to start offering your services and building up the career you wish to create for yourself.


For Professional Insurance you may wish to contact Radius Online


 You may wonder what the fees of this course cover:

  • Tailored videos by industry professionals. This will prepare you to give professional treatments on clients.
  • eBooks will be given to you to correlate with each module of your course.
  • You will learn from tutors who have years of experience and they will help you every step of the way to enable you to complete your course.
  • Your Complete Nail Technician  Course can be accessed on a PC, Tablet or Mobile making you able to access your course from anywhere.


As you complete your course you will find the joy in learning new skills and keeping up with the newest treatments. As you add more skills, you can offer more services, which will open up new pathways and opportunities for yourself. The courses below are courses that relate to this course and you may decide you want to add some or all of them to your portfolio of skills.

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