Course Overview

Become an elite nail tech with this Nail Shaping Course and keep your clients coming back for more! From the traditional and elegant oval to the daring and edgy stiletto, you’ll become a pro at creating all nail shapes. You’ll also learn advanced filling and application techniques specific to each nail shape, so you’ll feel confident working on clients no matter what style they request.

With the range of designs, and the constantly evolving trends you’ll never be bored. The skills and knowledge in this course will provide you with everything you’ll need to know about nail shaping, including making square, almond, round, and coffin shaped nails- to name just a few. While studying you’ll have access to video tutorials and support and guidance from beauty professionals. You’ll be able to work solely online, and in your own time and space, and totally at a pace that you feel comfortable with. 

What will I learn? 

  • How to run your own business, interact with clients, and promote your services
  • Health and safety legislation, and the types of insurance you’ll need 
  • The anatomy and physiology of the nails, bones and muscular system
  • The art of fusion gel, acrylic and gel systems
  • The technique of nail shaping with step-by-step guides
  • Correct maintenance and the aftercare 

Course at a glance

This course is adaptive and can fit around your own personal needs.

Study Method

This course is specially designed to be studied through distance learning at a pace that suits you.

Enrol and start now…

Single payment
£325
Monthly, from
£29/month

How to Become a Nail Technician

Do you have a passion for nails and beauty? Maybe your friends and family are always asking you to paint their nails? Then why not turn your interest into a fun and rewarding career by training to become a qualified nail technician.

View Career Guide

Need some help?

Firstname is required
Lastname is required
Email is required
Phone number is required
Question is required

Need an answer straight away, no problem...

Enrol and start now…

Single payment
£325
Monthly, from
£29/month

This course is adaptive and can fit around your own personal needs.

mins/day

The learning hours for this course are up to hours, which is around minutes per day for months.

This course can start as soon as you enrol.

We'll give you plenty of time to finish this course, but if you need more time, just ask!

Course Outcomes

Once you have passed the course, your diploma certificate will be available for download via the portal and stored for you. You have lifetime access to the portal so you can return at any time using your tutorials and eBooks as a reference. Once you’re qualified, you’ll be able to gain professional insurance, and start your own business if you wish.

Our course code
NB040
Official Qualification Title
Nail Shaping Course

Entry requirements

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

Enrol and start now…

Single payment
£325
Monthly, from
£29/month

Need some help?

Firstname is required
Lastname is required
Email is required
Phone number is required
Question is required

Need an answer straight away, no problem...

Enrol on this course and start now

Single payment

£. Was £

Pay securely via any major debit or credit card.

Monthly payments

£/month

Flexible payment options from 0% APR.

Enrol on this course

Need some help?

Firstname is required
Lastname is required
Email is required
Phone number is required
Question is required

Need an answer straight away, no problem...

Why study with Oxbridge?

  • We'll get you qualified faster

    On average Oxbridge students pass three times quicker than those attending a traditional college.

  • Your grades are higher

    Our method of teaching produces pass rates 20 higher than the national average.

  • Proper job-ready qualifications

    Every course is designed to advance your employability or skills.

  • Unlimited Tutor Support

    You'll get as much help and support as you want—from experts—every step of the way.

  • We've bottled Mr Motivator

    Our courses are designed to be stimulating, engaging, and adapt to the pace and style of your learning.