Gel Polish
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Queens Dock, Norfolk St, Liverpool L1 0BE, UK




8 days

Are you passionate about nails and beauty? Do you dream of providing exceptional nail treatments and delivering top-notch customer service? Look no further than our exclusive 'Gel Polish' course, designed to elevate your skills and turn your passion into a thriving career!

In this course, you'll start by learning about nail shape and structure, mastering the art of creating stunning nail shapes and understanding the anatomy of nails to create flawless manicures. Then, you'll delve into the essentials of basic manicure treatments, from nail cleaning to cuticle care, shaping, and polishing, ensuring you have a strong foundation for your career. Not only will you become an expert in manicure techniques, but you'll also learn valuable salon reception duties, honing your organizational skills and becoming the welcoming face of the salon by learning how to manage appointments and provide excellent customer care.

Additionally, the 'Gel Polish' course will prepare you for various career and job options in the beauty industry. Gain the confidence to apply for work or training opportunities, learn how to excel in interviews, and plan for a successful future. One of the essential aspects of excelling in this industry is customer service, and we've got you covered! Understand the principles of exceptional customer service and the positive impact it has on businesses. Learn how to create lasting impressions and foster a respectful and friendly environment for your clients.

Join 'Gel Polish' today, and you'll receive expert guidance from seasoned professionals who are passionate about nurturing talent and helping you succeed in this exciting industry. Whether you're a beginner or looking to enhance your existing skills, our inclusive course has something to offer for everyone.

Call us on 0800 689 1676 for more information and enrolment purposes.

Course Overview

Gel Polish

  • Product knowledge.
  • Product of basic gel application.
  • Builder Gel application and maintenance.
  • Safe removal of products.
  • Nail art techniques.

Providing Basic Manicure Treatments

  • Know about nail shape and structure.
  • Be able to prepare for basic manicure treatments.
  • You will be able to provide basic manicure treatments.
  • Manicure assessment and practical application.

Salon Reception Duties + Preparing for Work

  • Be able to carry out salon reception duties
  • Be able to record salon appointments.
  • Be able to identify career or job options.
  • Understand the requirements for a work or training opportunity.
  • Be able to complete applications for work or training.

Customer Service Skills

  • Understand the principles of customer service.
  • Understand the benefits to an organisation of good customer service.
  • Understand the possible consequences of poor customer service.
  • Understand the value of first impressions.
  • Understand positive verbal and non-verbal interaction with customers.
  • Understand the importance of respect for the individual in relation to good customer service.

Health and Safety in a Practical Environment

  • Understand the current health and safety requirements.
  • Understand the correct procedures and responses for reporting accidents and potential hazards.
  • Understand the locations of emergency equipment.
  • Understand the risks of the workplace.
  • Understand the purpose and use of safety equipment and clothing and how they minimise risk.


  • Age: 19+ on 31st August 2023.
  • Unemployed and in receipt of benefits or earning under £31,600 per annum.
  • Must be a resident of: Liverpool, Halton, Knowsley, Sefton, St Helens or the Wirral.


  • Level 1 Award in Skills for Employment, Training and Personal Development (awarded by NOCN); including customer service skills, salon reception duties and health and safety in a practical environment.
  • Level 1 Award for Providing Basic Manicure Treatments (awarded by NOCN).
  • Providing Gel Polish (awarded by CPD Centre of Excellence).

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