VTCT Level 2 Gel Polish Techniques

Add this vital skill to your nail services!

  • Starts 11 Oct
  • 180 British pounds
  • Holdenhurst Road

Available spots


Service Description

Gel nail polish service has become very popular in the nail industry business for many years now and continues to grow and grow. With many trends and brands to choose from, it is difficult to know which system to use and train in. This Level 2 Award in LED Gel Polish Techniques is a single unit award qualification which covers applying, maintaining and removing LED gel polishes using whichever system you prefer. This qualification aims to enable you to enhance the ranges of services and techniques offered to nail services clients. It also covers the skills and knowledge required to prepare for the service and maintain effective health, safety and hygiene working practices throughout the treatment The award comprises of one unit which covers:- Salon health, safety & hygiene Anatomy & Physiology – Nail structure, bones of the 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 workstation; Be able to carry out a gel nails application; Be able to provide aftercare advice for clients. There are no prequisites to attend the course, although Level 1/2 or IELTS 5.5/6 English would be advantageous, alternatively, English as a Second Language classes are available alongside booking a beauty course at Eastern Shimmer. Please note:- This qualification forms part of a larger suite of Level 2 nail services qualifications. There are limited specifc job roles or opportunities that can arise from taking this qualifcation award on it’s own, however opportunities for employment as a junior nail technician are possible through this award when taken alongside other Level 2 nail services or nail technology qualifcations such as: •Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Nail Services •Level 2 Certificate in Nail Technology You can also progress directly to Level 3 qualifications such as: • Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology • Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Nail Services A nail kit will be included upon booking. Further details will be given once payment has been received. A 20% booking fee applies, with full balance payable one week before course commencement. Minimum participation is required to run. Eastern Shimmer reserves the right to cancel the booking 7 days prior should numbers not be met with full refund given. Should you wish to cancel, 7 days notice is required for full refund or deposit returned. Thereafter full fee is payable.


Upcoming Sessions


Contact Details

  • 364 Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth, UK

    + 07736 636007

    eastern.shimmer@virginmedia.com