Gel Nail Extensions

Course Content

This course is suitable for newly qualified therapists through to experienced therapists. The course contains a mixture of theory and practical work, enabling students to carry out gel nail extensions on clients.

The course will cover content such as Health, safety and hygiene, Consultation, Anatomy & physiology. Benefits of the treatment, Nail preparation, Product knowledge, Aftercare, Demonstrations. Within this course you will learn to apply gel overlays, creating extensions using a range of methods. On completion of this 16-week course you will be awarded with a VTCT level 2 qualification in nail enhancements which allows you to practice gel nails professionally to a high standard. 

Entry Requirements

Must have manicure qualification at level 2 or SCQF level 5 equivalent.

Kit required costing £259.99.

Method of Assessment

Assessed through direct observation and one online exam, evidence for knowledge required will also be gathered through assignments.

Future Prospects

You may progress within your industry as a beauty therapist offering this service.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Part-Time Evening/Weekends

  • Campus

    Kingsway Campus

  • Start Date

    16 Jan 2023

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    16 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies

  • Course Fee


  • Fee stated is per academic year.  All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.
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