Overview

I ico Earn 10 hours CPD for each completed course

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Build your manicure and pedicure skills and in-depth nail knowledge with our 5-lesson foundation level CPD course. With respected educators Katie Miles and Deborah Harrington as your instructors, this course is the perfect starting point if you’re looking for ways to kickstart or supercharge your career as a beautician or nail art practitioner. Or, if you’re a hairdresser, who not impress your clients by adding an extra element to the service you provide? On completion, you can download and display your VTCT & ITEC-endorsed certificate to celebrate your achievement.

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Basic structure of the nail

3 minutes

Do you understand the structure of the nail? You will after taking salon owner, lecturer and beauty therapist Katie Miles’s video tutorial. Not only will you explore and get to grips with the different parts of the nail. You’ll learn all about the ways in which they work together to provide protection, growth and a sense of touch – as well as decoration. The perfect way to kick start your manicure and pedicure services course.

Do you understand the structure of the nail? You will after taking salon owner, lecturer and beauty therapist Katie Miles’s video tutorial. Not only will you explore and get to grips with the different parts of the nail. You’ll learn all about the ways in which they work together to provide protection, growth and a sense of touch – as well as decoration. The perfect way to kick start your manicure and pedicure services course.

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Nail shapes

2 minutes

Lesson 2 of 5 in our Classic Mani Pedi Services course is all about nail shapes. Did you know there are 7 shapes commonly used in manicure and nail art services? In this foundation video tutorial, Deborah Carrington talks you through them and the various visual effects they create – developing your understanding to help inform your creative choice as a beautician, art director, stylist or nail art practitioner.

Lesson 2 of 5 in our Classic Mani Pedi Services course is all about nail shapes. Did you know there are 7 shapes commonly used in manicure and nail art services? In this foundation video tutorial, Deborah Carrington talks you through them and the various visual effects they create – developing your understanding to help inform your creative choice as a beautician, art director, stylist or nail art practitioner.

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Factors to consider when performing nail services

7 minutes

Deborah Carrington’s back for lesson 3 of our foundation course to tell you all about the different factors you need to be aware of when performing manicures, pedicures and nail services. Covering everything from suitability to shape, size and occasion, you’ll also discover the factors that could limit or prevent you from performing a treatment.

Deborah Carrington’s back for lesson 3 of our foundation course to tell you all about the different factors you need to be aware of when performing manicures, pedicures and nail services. Covering everything from suitability to shape, size and occasion, you’ll also discover the factors that could limit or prevent you from performing a treatment.

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How to provide a classic manicure

18 minutes

Do you know the essential steps you need to take to perform a classic manicure with an enamel technique? You will after video tutorial 4 in our foundation course, in which Katie Miles covers effective preparation, massage techniques and polish application.

Do you know the essential steps you need to take to perform a classic manicure with an enamel technique? You will after video tutorial 4 in our foundation course, in which Katie Miles covers effective preparation, massage techniques and polish application.

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How to provide a classic pedicure

19 minutes

Learn how to perform a classic pedicure treatment in the final lesson of our Classic Mani Pedi Services foundation course. Katie Miles explores preparation, product and tool selection and application and talks you through the steps you’ll need to take including moisturising, massage, cuticle work and application. The end result? A beautiful application of a vibrant pink, brilliant for work, parties and events.

Learn how to perform a classic pedicure treatment in the final lesson of our Classic Mani Pedi Services foundation course. Katie Miles explores preparation, product and tool selection and application and talks you through the steps you’ll need to take including moisturising, massage, cuticle work and application. The end result? A beautiful application of a vibrant pink, brilliant for work, parties and events.