Nail Services

On this page you will find lots of information regarding  accredited training courses which will allow you to become a fully qualified nail technician. If you are serious about a career in nail services but not particularly familiar with the beauty industry I would suggest reading all of the posts below before choosing which road and course to take.

Nail novices

If you would like to learn techniques and treatments which will enable you to earn yourself a living and impress friends but have little previous experience I would recommend first reading about starting off in the beauty industry which will highlight the long term decisions you need to take before anything else. Also read the following posts:

If you have previous experience

You probably understand all the basics and are looking to add to your repertoire of treatments and enhancements or you might like to achieve an NVQ qualification so you can work in a beauty salon/nail bar/spa environment. For a full list of courses please visit The Carlton Institute (the UKs leading beauty trainer)

Nail Art Training Courses

If you want to learn the techniques required to create stunning nail art the nail art training course is perfect fro you. Due to it’s effective yet simple way for people update their appearance this treatment has recently become very popular. Complete this course and you will be able to offer you clients a anything […]

What Is A Nail Technician?

A nail technician is a beauty professional who specialises in nails. They will spend most of they time cutting, polishing, shaping and painting both finger and toenails. They will also need to be able to recognise conditions effecting their clients nails such as fungal infections and advise them on products and nail care. Nail Treatments […]

Nail Technician Salary

As the demand for specialised manicures and acrylic nails rises in UK, the demand for nail technicians also show a substantial growth. If your interests lie in beauty and personal grooming, working as a nail technician may be a perfect and satisfying opportunity for you. As a nail technician, you can explore your creativity as […]

Gel Nail Courses with Free Manicure, Nail Art and Polish Training

Gel nails are the latest and hottest craze in the business and are comparable to acrylic, or manufactured, nails. In the UK, 9 out of 10 of man-made nails are made from gel. This is because simple: Gel nails look amazing and have several benefits compared to other nail beauty treatments. All gel nails treatments […]

Acrylic Nail Courses

If you are interested in becoming a qualified nail technician the acrylic nail extension course is perfect for you. Acrylic nail extensions are one of the most popular nail enhancement treatments along with gel nail extensions. In order to achieve the quality expected in a salon or by paying clients applying acrylic nails requires a […]

NVQ Level 2 Nail Technician Course

How do the NVQs work? National Vocational Qualifications (NVQs) are awards based on your practical, work-related skills, rather than purely on academic work. This means that you’re not assessed on essays or exam questions, but instead on how well you can do your practical work and on a portfolio of evidence which you’ll build up. […]

How To Become A Nail Technician

Nail care and nail art has become an important aspect of the professional beautician industry. A beautician who specializes in dealing with care and maintenance of finger nails is call as a Nail Technician. Taking care of your nails is as important as taking care of your skin in order to look beautiful and great. […]

Nail Technician Courses

Have you ever had you nails done and thought ‘I wish I could do that’? Have you dreamt of acquiring a creative and lucrative skill that will send you on a new and exciting journey to the glamorous world of beauty? One that, in a just a couple of days will make you the envy […]