Gel Extensions and Acrylic Extensions 02.11.21




The VTCT Level 2 Award in Nail Technology (Nail Extensions) course will enable you to learn the fundamental skills to offer Acrylic  extension and Gel extensions, increase your employment prospects and earning potential as you will be offering popular nail extension treatments. It is an excellent course for those looking to take their knowledge of nail extensions to the next level whether as a standalone treatment or with a view to taking more training beyond completion of the Level 2 award.

It is also an excellent option for those already qualified at VTCT Level 2 in Beauty but wanting to add on a qualification in either Gel Extensions or Acrylic Extensions.

Whilst you are perfecting your practical skills during training, you will also be working on your theoretical knowledge. You will also complete a small number of treatment case studies at home on friends/family to help develop your confidence ready for assessment.

Our assessment process will ensure that your techniques, from hygiene requirements to attention to detail, are at a satisfactory industry level, and re-affirm the skills learnt during your practical training.

Each week you will learn application skills, related anatomy and physiology and carry out nail extension treatments of clients within our academy nail bar.

This course includes a fantastic kit with tools, products and much more. You will receive an in depth course handbook as well as gaining access to an online interactive programme to access in your own time, however your related theory will be taught during your time in the academy by our expert tutors.

This professional course is hands-on, provides you with in-depth detail on a range of nail extension treatments, and it is designed to prepare you to begin your career within the industry. The qualification not only provides you with extensive career opportunities, it is also internationally recognised and demonstrates your ability to work to an industry-standard level of practice.

Course Duration: 6 days


The level 2 Award in Infection Control must be completed alongside this qualification, please see the course details and price for more information.

This course is part of our nail tech package – ask for more details.