Become work ready in Manicure and Pedicure
•Get NVQ qualified in Manicure and Pedicure in just 2 weeks
•An essential skill for any Beauty Therapist
•Small classes, individual attention
Here, you will cover the basic treatments first before progressing to the luxury manicure and pedicure which will include using thermal mits and booties, paraffin wax and hot oil. Up to the minute varnishing techniques to enhance the nails and massage to help improve the general condition of the hands and feet combine to make this one of the most popular combined treatments.
These units regard providing nail treatments. Consulting with the client and preparing a treatment plan, recognising any contra indications, removing any nail polish and nail extensions( for the hands), cleansing the treatment area and recommending suitable treatments. It covers filing, buffing, applying skin and cuticle treatments, for the feet, soaking and removing excessive hard skin, massage techniques and polishing na
Theory sessions will include:
•Health & Safety, COSHH relating to Nail treatments
•Contra indications, adverse treatable nail conditions, contra actions for manicure & pedicure
•Sterilization and sanitization of equipment
•Structure and function of the nail, process of growth
•Bone structure of the forearm and hand and muscles
•Circulation of the arm and hands
•Benefits of massage and the different types of massage movements
•Heat treatments for manicure - hot oil, paraffin wax thermal mitts, exfoliators and hand masques
•A & P Bones and muscles of the lower leg and circulation
•Setting up - the differences
•Uses of additional heat treatments i.e. paraffin wax thermal boots, exfoliators and foot masques
Practical sessions will include:
•Manicure - demonstration
•Perform manicure treatments
•Demonstration of enamelling techniques and French manicure
•Perform second part of the manicure procedure carrying out manicures
Once you successfully complete the manicure and pedicure training course you will receive The Carlton Institute Diploma. This will enable you to obtain public liabiliy insurance.
Get NVQ qualified and improve your employability
You can also obtain an NVQ qualification in manicure and pedicure.
* Externally accredited qualifications increase your chances of getting jobs as employers recognise these qualifications as work ready in the same way as GCSE's and A levels in other subjects.
* Accredited qualifications are recognised both nationally and internationally e.g. NVQ's in England & Wales and SVQ's in Scotland. The opportunity to work abroad or on cruise ships is significantly increased by having these qualifications accredited externally.
* You will be able to obtain public liability insurance.
* Some advanced courses require an accredited qualification as a pre-requisite for the course.