Nail courses

Nail courses

Manicure Nail treatments are popular with clients. The nail industry is growing and demand for qualified manicurists and nail technicians is high. We offer a range of courses suitable for beginners right through to advanced art styles. 

Manicure training

Manicure

A manicure treatment improves the appearance of the hands and nails. It is a very popular service offered in beauty salons, hairdressing salons and nail salons, it is also an excellent service for mobile therapists to offer.

The manicure course covers the anatomy of the hand and arm and structure and growth of the nail.
During the course you will learn about the products and equipment used to perform a manicure as well as learning the techniques required for filing, treating cuticles, exfoliation, hand and arm massage and mask and polish application.

The manicure procedure is demonstrated by the tutor. Learners will be expected to perform a full manicure treatment on each other with support and guidance from the tutor. Upon completion of the training you will receive a certificate recognised by the main beauty insurance bodies.

Course specifics

Duration

6.5 hours

Certification

Ellisons Academy certificate in manicure

Equipment required

None

Pre-requisites

No previous experience is necessary


TNG04
£165.00 

CND Shellac training

CND™Shellac™

CND™Shellac™ is the breakthrough, patent pending UV technology that combines the ease of polish with the permanence of gels. The treatment results in 14 days of chip free, extended-wear colour which removes in just 10 minutes. CND™Shellac™ is a very popular service offered in beauty salons, hairdressing salons and nail salons, it is also an excellent service for mobile therapists to offer.

The CND™Shellac™ course covers the science behind CND™Shellac™, how to effectively consult, plan and prepare for the treatment with clients, how to perform the procedure required for CND™Shellac™ application in colour and French and product removal.

The CND™Shellac™ procedure is demonstrated by the tutor, learners will then practice the treatment on their model using colour and French application, with support and guidance from the tutor. Learners will also be shown how to remove the product safely and effectively. Upon completing the course you will understand and be able to perform the procedure required for CND™Shellac™ services. Upon completion of the training you will receive a certificate recognised by the main beauty insurance bodies

Course specifics

Duration

5.5 hours

Certification

CND™Shellac™ certificate

Course requirements

  • CND™Shellac™ kit including CND lamp, base coat, top coat and a selection of colours
  • Model required from 12.30pm to 4.30pm

Pre-requisites

Level 2 or recognised manicure qualification


TNG32
£114.00 

CND Shellac art and style training

CND™Shellac™ core nail art

CND™Shellac™ core nail art course is designed to teach you art techniques using new mediums including foil, glitter, etching and sponging. Various nail art techniques will be demonstrated by the tutor, learners will then practice the techniques on colour wheels, with support and guidance from the tutor. Learners will also be shown how to remove the product safely and effectively.

Upon completing the course, you will understand and be able to create fun designs that even the most conservative client can wear. Upon completion of the training you will receive a certificate recognised by the main beauty insurance bodies.

Course specifics

Duration

5.5 hours

Certification

CND™Shellac™ core nail art certificate

Equipment required

CND™Shellac™ kit including CND lamp, base coat, top coat and a selection of colours. Nail art mediums will be supplied.

Pre-requisites

CND™Shellac™ certificate


TNG33
£114.00 

Pedicure training

Pedicure

A pedicure treatment improves the appearance of the feet and toenails. It is a very popular service offered in beauty salons, hairdressing salons and nail salons, it is also an excellent service for mobile therapists to offer.

The pedicure course covers anatomy of the foot and lower leg and the structure and growth of the nail. You will learn how to recognise nail diseases.
During the course you will learn about the products and equipment used to perform a pedicure as well as learning the techniques required for filing, treating cuticles, hard skin removal, exfoliation, foot and leg massage, mask and polish application.

The pedicure procedure is demonstrated by the tutor. Learners will be expected to carry out a pedicure on each other with support and guidance from the tutor. Upon completion of the training you will receive a certificate recognised by the main beauty insurance bodies.

Course specifics

Duration

6.5 hours

Certification

Ellisons Academy certificate in pedicure

Equipment required

None

Pre-requisites

No previous experience is necessary


TNG02
£165.00 

Minx training

Minx™

Minx™ is a solid nail coating that is available in a huge variety of designs including custom prints and chrome finishes. It is a very popular service offered in beauty salons, hairdressing salons and nail salons, it is also an excellent service for mobile therapists to offer.

The Minx™ course will cover nail shapes, products and equipment used for the treatment, nail preparation techniques and Minx™ application. The Minx™ procedure is demonstrated by the tutor and learners will have the chance to practice the treatment before carrying out a Minx™ treatment on each other with support and guidance from the tutor. Upon completing the course you will understand and be able to perform Minx™ services. Upon completion of the training you will receive a certificate recognised by the main beauty insurance bodies.

Course specifics

Duration

3 hours

Certification

Ellisons Academy certificate in Minx™

Equipment required

None

Pre-requisites

Level 2 or recognised manicure qualification


TNG04 
£75.00