“Sound knowledge and excellent practical”.



Frome, Somerset


Course Overview

This one day Manicure course will teach you how to perform a professional manicure treatment, a highly popular salon treatment. You will be working on each other in the group so no nail extensions can be worn whilst attending.


  • Consultation
  • Filing & shaping
  • Cuticle treating
  • Hand and arm massage
  • Hand masks
  • Application of French and dark polish
  • Buffing


  • Consultation
  • Health & Safety
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Contra-indications, adaptations & contra-actions
  • Manicure techniques
  • Aftercare


  • Up to 7 hours
  • If completing Manicure & Pedicure together – up to 10 hours

Assessment requirements:

  • Case study evidence required
  • Practical assessment at a later date

Pre-requisites to course:

  • None required

Training and assessment fees:

  • The Guild – Manicure Award £175, plus Guild membership fee
  • Manicure & Pedicure combined £285
  • VTCT – Manicure Diploma £275
  • Leisure Course (no certification) £130

*A non-refundable deposit of £100 is required

Beauty kit:

  • Manicure kit approx £45
  • All kits are available through Inspiring Beauty, if you wish to purchase your own kit then please ask for a kit requirement list to ensure you have everything you need for the course

If you wish to book please do so through the Book a Course form, we will then contact you to make sure you are on the right course and you can then make payment.

If you wish to have an informal chat prior to booking please either complete the contact form, send an email or call Billie on 01225 680245. If we are unable to take your call, please leave a message and we will call you back as soon as possible.