Ombre Nails Course

Our course code: NB039

Course fee £325.00 or from £25 per month

Enrol on this course

One of the most highly requested techniques at nail salons, ombre nails display stunning gradients and smooth transitions of colour that can match any outfit, style, or season. However, recreating this technique properly takes skill, training, and practise. Luckily, with this accredited course, you can become a pro in no time.

What to expect on this Ombre Nails Course

Over 34 detailed units, you’ll learn everything you need to know about this popular technique. You’ll study the anatomy and physiology of nails, and how to create numerous popular styles such as baby boomer gel nails, and acrylic ombre glitter nails. You’ll have full access to detailed course materials, including eBooks, step-by-step guides, tutorial videos, and workbooks. Even better, you can study via your mobile phone, laptop, or tablet, and you can work at your own pace!

Key Takeaways

• Award-winning course designed for aspiring beauty therapists
• Learn all the key techniques to give clients next-level treatments
• With this course, you’ll be able to apply for professional insurance
• Gain the ability to advise clients about ombre nail treatments
• Start your own nail salon business and be your own boss
• Assessments completed and submitted online
• Study at your own pace anytime, anywhere, anyhow

Learn six stunning ombre nail techniques through video tutorials and eBooks created by working professionals

  • At your own pace

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

  • Get insured

    By completing this course you will be able to gain insurance to work on clients.

  • Latest course materials

    This is a brand new course, written to the latest specification with dynamic and engaging content

  • Awarding body: IPHM (International Practitioners Of Holistic Medicine)
  • Our course code: NB039
  • Official Qualification Title: Ombre Nails Course

Study Method

Your course will be studied through distance learning, meaning you can learn the course at a time and place that suits you. Your course materials will be available to you online via tutorial videos and eBooks. As you study, you’ll have the full support and guidance of working professionals.

Course Duration

This course includes 34 modules covering every aspect of the ombre nail technique. There’s no set time limit, you can complete it in your own time, at your own pace.


As you progress, you’ll be assessed at the end of each unit via multiple choice questions that test your understanding. Once you’ve achieved the desired pass percentage, you’ll move on to the next module. Units and tests can be retaken at any time to strengthen your knowledge.

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.

Additional Information

Official Qualification Title - Ombre Nails Course

Difficulty - Level 3

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.

Course Content

1: Foundation

First thing’s first! In the opening unit, you’ll cover health and safety legislation, how to safely prepare your work area, and how to work hygienically. You’ll also cover just about everything you need to know to successfully open and run your own beauty business, such as how to communicate effectively with your clients, and how to market yourself.

2: Anatomy and physiology - nails

In unit two, you’ll delve into the structure of the nail, bones and the muscular system, different skin types, skin structure, and more.

3: Ombre nails

In the third unit, you’ll be taught six different techniques in detail, with the help of a detailed eBook and video tutorials. Acrylic baby boomer nails, acrylic ombre glitter nails, blue ombre gel nails – you’ll learn it all! By the end, you’ll be able to recreate each of these techniques perfectly with your own clients.

Frequently Asked Questions

We have some answers to common student questions, but if you can't find the answer you're looking for then please contact us and we will do everything we can to answer your questions.

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.

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

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.

Please check our main FAQs section or Contact Us, we have experienced course advisers who will be delighted to help!

Please check our main FAQs section or Contact Us, we have experienced course advisers who will be delighted to help!