The Radiance Beauty Institute is based in Medway Kent. We are an approved centre of the VTCT Educational Institute, BABTAC and Professional Beauty. » Apply online / Enquiries

Timetable: These are part time programmes. You will receive your timetable when you enrol.

Courses on Manicure and PedicuresLUXURY MANICURE/PEDICURE COURSE

FEE: £200 (NVQ level 2 upgrade £300)

Course Outline: Learn all the maintenance and care techniques for the nails and skin of the hands and feet. You’ll learn how to apply single and multi-layer varnishing as well as American and French manicure and pedicure techniques. The practical training also includes paraffin wax treatments. The theory includes an in-depth study of the structure of the nail as well as the anatomy and physiology of the rest of the lower leg and forearms.

Learning outcomes:
Health and safety
Anatomy and physiology- structure of nail, skeletal structure of hands and arm
Nail diseases & disorders, skin diseases; nail growth, adverse nail conditions
Preparation of room, trolley and client
3 Types of manicure and pedicures
Product knowledge
Contraindication / Contra-Actions
Consultation and record cards
Benefits of Massage
Practical in manicure: filling, buffing, cuticle work, application of polish
Practical in Pedicure filling, cuticle work, callous removal, applying polish
After care advise
Promoting additional treatments

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Qualification: Diploma
Duration: 1/2 Day Course
Fee £80

Course Outline: Our 1/2 day Gel Nail course teaches you how to apply a professional UV cured Gel polish for a long lasting high gloss finish. Shellac, Gellish and Gellux is known to last up to 2 weeks without chipping or scratching, which is becoming a highly popular and sought after service.. This course is open to complete beginners or existing therapists, no previous experience required to attend.

Learning outcomes
Salon health, safety & hygiene
Anatomy & Physiology – Nail structure, bones of hand.
Understand contra-indications that prevent or restrict the application of gel nails
Be able to consult, plan and prepare for Gel polish treatments with clients
Preparation of work station
Be able to carry out a gel nails application
Nail disorders / diseases
Be able to provide after-care advice for clients

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