Manicure & Pedicure Level 2

Are you looking to boost your nail techniques and expertise? Would you like to add a new and artistic service to your portfolio?  Are you ready to start a new career or add a new skillset to your service portfolio?  Our Manicure & Pedicure Level 2 course covers all the right areas and can help you achieve your goals.

Natural-looking nails are sought by all, being the classic treatments to achieving simplistic, beautifully-presented fingers and toes suitable for all occasions.

Not only improving the appearance of the nails, manicures and pedicures also include a specifically designed massage treatment to provide significant relief for fatigued, well-worn muscles in both the hands and feet.

Throughout this course you will gain knowledge of how to carry out both a Manicure and Pedicure, you will also gain fundamental knowledge of all the underpinning knowledge, anatomy and physiology required.

On the Manicure & Pedicure Level 2 course you will:

  • Have the skills and confidence to progress into employment or further your skills through study
  • Learn how to deliver first class customer service
  • Develop your confidence in dealing with a wide range of clients 
Learn to create stunning nails and provide the ultimate beauty treatment with specialised techniques and expertise.
Study with winners

We’re an award-winning learning provider and have been recognised for our cutting-edge learning techniques.

At your own pace

Study this course as quickly or slowly as you wish; we’ll work at a speed that suits you.

Unlimited Tutor Support ™

Get as much help as you want from your personal course tutor via phone and email.

Awarding body: NCFE Customised Qualifications
Our course ref: X212

NCFE is one of the largest awarding bodies in the UK.  Over 340,000 thousand students were awarded certification by NCFE last year through over 2,000 colleges and training providers nationally. With a heritage stretching back over 150 years.

Study Hours

Up to 90 hours which is around 30 minutes per day for 6 months.

Course Duration

You have up to a year to complete this course and we have included a suggested number of study hours. This is usually ample time for learners, even with full-time jobs and other commitments. Don’t worry if you go over the year though, we can organise an extension to your course for a small fee, which also extends your tutor support.

Study Method

The course is specially designed for study by distance learning. Throughout the course, there will be self-assessment questions, and tutor marked assignments (TMAs), to enable you to monitor your progress.


Throughout this course, you may be expected to complete assignments, essays, research projects, posters, leaflets, presentations, video/audio recordings, work-based and practical learning sessions to meet the requirements of your course. This information will be included in your study pack detailing exactly what you need to do to accomplish your goals as a student.

Course Outcomes

You’ll receive an NCFE Customised Qualification.

Additional Information
Level 2
Entry requirements
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English.
Section 1
Health and Safety

By the end of this unit learners will understand and recognise the importance of all the Legislations listed below and why they must abide by them. It will also make them aware of how to work safely within their chosen industry.

You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.

You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start.  However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.

We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for 12 months.

You will receive everything you need to complete this course within the study pack we send to you.

No, this course is assessed by coursework alone.

No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.

That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).

Please check our FAQs section or Contact Us, we are happy to answer any questions you have.