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.
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.
Up to 90 hours which is around 30 minutes per day for 6 months.
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.
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.
You’ll receive an NCFE Customised Qualification.
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.
The Importance of Client Consultation – Client consultations are important, but did you know that it is actually a legal requirement to perform a consultation before every treatment.
The aim of this unit is to enable learners to present and maintain a professional image and to communicate and behave professionally in a salon environment.
It is vital that they follow the correct code of conduct, professional ethics and are able to work with others.
Knowledge of anatomy and physiology is essential when studying any element of Beauty therapy.
It is vital that as a therapist you have a clear understanding of how the human body works and the implications of the treatments that you are providing.
This unit will provide the learner with a clear description of what tools/products/equipment you will need in order to carry out a Manicure and Pedicure.
Through this unit, you will learn how to perform a full Manicure and Pedicure treatment. You will learn about a variety of products used during the treatment, as well as how to use tools to do cuticle work, to improve the appearance of the nails.
You will learn how to identify the condition of your client’s skin and nails, which will help you to decide which products and tools to use. You will learn how to massage your client’s hands lower arm and feet using effleurage and petrissage techniques. You will also learn how to apply nail polish using precision techniques to achieve a professional finish.
During a manicure or pedicure, clients can be given the option to upgrade their treatment to a Luxury manicure/pedicure which will add an extra treatment.
All learners will gain knowledge of the benefits of each specialised treatment and which is the best one for their client. All luxury treatments are very good and very relaxing but by studying this module you will be clear on which is the best one for you client and how it will benefit them.
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).