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 

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

    26 Aug 2024

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    16 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies

  • Course Fee


  • All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery. This fee includes the price of the kit required.
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