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This award is about providing manicure services to clients, that includes client consultation, recognising contra-indications, preparing for the services, and providing a treatment plan.


You will learn how to perform a basic professional manicure service, that includes filling and buffing the nails, using skin and cuticle treatments, hand and lower arm massage and complete with a suitable nail finish (including practice with a dark enamel and French techniques).  Plus, a selection of luxury treatments including hand masks, exfoliation, electric mitts, warm oil and paraffin wax treatments.  You will also need to carry out effective health, safety and hygienic working practices.


  • FEES
  • None
  • Fluent in English Language
  • 1 Days Training
  • Home Study
  • Theory and Practical Assessment Days

Mode of Study – Students will be required to complete an e-learning module, workbook, and an assignment for these units – they are studied prior to booking onto practical days. The practical training session will be booked once all e-learning elements are completed, on the dates provided. There are 4 case studies is a practical assessment to complete, as well as a final theory and practical exam for each unit.

LA Academy deliver a range of Level 2 qualifications. They have been designed and developed as courses that have flexibility to fit in with your life and family commitments.  Upon completion, you will achieve a Level 2 Provide Manicure Treatments qualification enabling you to work as a qualified manicurist.


  • Health, safety and security practices
  • Basic anatomy and physiology
  • Relevant client care and communication techniques
  • Recognising common skin and nail conditions
  • Recognising common skin and nail contraindications
  • Basic manicure treatment planning with variations for different client needs
  • Perform basic and luxury manicure services
  • Optional add-on gel nail
  • Add the Pedicure unit
  • Study full Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy
  • Add Artificial Nail Extensions to work as Nail Technician
  • £275 including a basic manicure kit?
  • Professional beauty uniform £25
  • VTCT Lifetime Registration fee (if applicable) £16.00; Plus, VTCT qualification fee £35.00