Nail Enhancements

L2 Level 2
Part Time
22 June 2020 — 24 June 2020
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

About this course

The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in Nail Services to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services.

This qualification will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as a practitioner in the nail industry.

What you will study

You will be required to cover the following:

  • Health, safety & hygiene
  • Recap on anatomy and physiology knowledge
  • Natural nail preparation
  • Clear tip and white tip application
  • Acrylic and gel chemistry
  • Application of acrylic
  • Finishing and perfecting techniques
  • Acrylic nail removal
  • Aftercare
  • Maintaining acrylic nail enhancements
  • Overview of infills, re-balance and repairs

Course fee per year

Course Fee: £185.00

Teaching and assessment

  • Practical assessment

Entry requirements

Certificate in Manicure. Successful interview.

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

22 June 2020

End date

24 June 2020

Part Time

18 hours per week


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Maps & directions

Course code



CAVC Certificate


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Ever since I can remember I have always enjoyed doing hair and beauty. Through the contacts that one of our tutors had, I obtained a job working in a spa. The practical skills I have gained from studying at CAVC have been amazing.

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City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

City Centre Campus,

Dumballs Road,


CF10 5FE