• Hair, Beauty, Complementary Therapies and Make-Up

    Gel Polish Technician

  • Part-time Attendance/Duration

    1st September 2020 to 9th October 17 hrs per week 6 weeks
  • Campus/Course Availaility

    Kilmarnock Campus

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This course can be studied as part of a sector-based work academy or by self-financing. 

The key feature of sector-based work academy is that participants can remain on benefits throughout the period of the sector-based work academy, we work closely with Job centre plus to ensure enrolment onto the course is smooth and seamless.

If you're not in receipt of benefits and wish to self-finance that option is also available. Course fees £190 approx. Kit Cost £ £190- a kit list can be provided if not purchasing via the college

This course gives you a great foundation in nail care and gel polish techniques and provides a work placement experience. You will build on any existing skills and natural artistic flair and the course will also develop your self-confidence and employability, so you can make informed choices about your further study/career choices. 

What's Involved

Here’s just some of what you may study:

  • Manicure techniques - you will learn how to prep and condition the nails for gel polish colour application and gain theoretical knowledge of the nail structure and common nail conditions disorders in order to safely treat your clients
  • Gel polish Techniques – you will learn how to prep, apply, maintain and remove gel polish

Plus, we’ll help you develop your skills for employment through work placement in our commercial YOU salon

Go Anywhere

When you successfully complete this course, you may progress to:

  • Level 2 Nails
  • Acrylic nails evening class
  • Employment/self-employment as a Gel Polish technician

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