16 Week Nail Technician Diploma
The Sharon Leavy Academy
Commencing: October 24th 2022
Tutor: Sonia Lowry
Assessment: Practical Assessments and ITEC Theory MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions)
Pre-Requisite: No experience necessary
Fees Include: Gel & acrylic nail kits
What you will need to purchase: Uniform, towels, small utensils, Exam Fees etc
This Diploma course will take you from the very beginning of nail therapy. You will learn all there is to know about the nail and how to offer a variety of treatments for the nail, such as manicure and pedicure, acrylic and gel nails.
With this course being conducted over several months you will master every aspect of nail therapy and this will also give you the confidence to carve out a very successful career for yourself as well polished nail Technician.
Module 1 – The natural nail.
This module of the course incorporates manicures and pedicures of the natural nail. Offer Professional and an extremely intensive program for everyday nails treatment providing effective strengthening and maximum nails growth. Prepare the nail plate as you have never done before, remove the cuticle, and shape the nails to suit your clients’ needs and style.
Within this section you will learn all about the muscles and bones of the lower arm and leg, you will be taught a relaxing massage routine for both your manicure and pedicure which will melt your client’s troubles away. You will also perfect an immaculate standard polish and you will also learn how to apply a hybrid nail varnish. Have your client’s fingers and toes a talking point for all the right reasons.
Module 2 – Acrylic Nails
Acrylic nails are sometimes referred to as “liquid and powder” as they are applied using a combination of a polymer powder and a monomer liquid. Acrylic overlays are probably the most popular type of artificial nail used within the industry due to their durability. They are often applied as an extension to the client’s natural nails.
In this course you will learn to use nail products safely, how to be hygienic, sterilization, tools of the trade, preparing the nail, adhesives, applying plastic tips, problem nail shapes and how to correct them. You will also learn product application, natural nail overlay, sculptured nails, maintaining and removing artificial nails, infills and the use of a drill. Ensure that your French smile lines are even and neat. Under the watchful eye of our trainer you will perfect all elements of acrylic nails.
Module 3 – Gel Nails
In this section of the course, you will learn how to apply a gel product. You will master the nail tip with a gel build, you will perform a gel overlay and you will also learn the technique of gel over forms. Nail extensions are a very lucrative market at present.
Within this diploma course you will become very competent in the application and rebuilding of gel nails. This course also includes basic nail art for you to add a little personality to your client’s nails. Gel nails offer a glossy finish which the client will absolutely love.
GEL Polish Course incl Builder Base Application
Module 5 – eDrilling
The E-Drilling Course will educate you how to safely & effectively use an electric file. Electric files used correctly can save time required for services which will increase your income. Electric files can be used to refine, shorten, shape, maintain the underside of the nail, finish buff and shine natural and artificial nails.
Module 6 –
Ombre, Nail Art, Foils etc
Module 7 –