Complete Nail Technician Diploma

Complete Nail Technician Diploma

Closed for a while, so now is the time, everyone will want their nails done! add this skill to your Salon or set up your own Nail Business. This fantastic five in one course is perfect for those either looking to get into the nail industry. 

This Course is a collaboration with The Beauty Tribe,  All Tutorials and final Course Certificates are issued by The Beauty Tribe and can be used to gain ABT Insurance.  We also issue a Bronwy Conroy Certificate of Completion upon receipt of a copy of the ABT Cert. 

Course Material + Professional Kit


Course Overview

This fantastic five in one course is perfect for those either looking to get into the nail industry or beauty professionals who want to expand their skill base. Our complete online nail technician diploma allows you to learn the five main nail systems, so you are qualified to offer these services to clients on completion of your course.

As well as learning the skills needed to be able to offer these services, you will also learn the basics about hygiene, salon management, maintenance and aftercare.

You will learn from a mix of online videos and eBooks, at a pace that suits you, ideal to balance alongside a busy work or home life.

Add on the kit needed to complete the course!

You will learn both practical and theoretical knowledge in five main areas:

  • Manicure
  • Gel Polish
  • Acrylic
  • Fiberglass
  • Silk extensions

Successful students receive an accredited diploma from ABT and IPHM which means you can apply for professional insurance so you can legally carry out services.

Course Duration


Course Outcome

You will receive your ABT and IPHM accredited Complete Nail Technician Diploma. Eligible to apply for insurance.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.


Multiple choice quiz after each unit. Online workbook portfolio.

Course Content

  • Personal Standards and Practice
  • Hygiene
  • Effective Communication with Clients
  • Business Promotion
  • Preparation of the Work Area
  • Health & Safety Legislation
  • Insurance
  • Being effective at Work
  • Promoting Products & Services
  • Retail Specific Legislation
  • Reception Duties
  • Taking Payments & Methods
  • Structure of the Nail
  • Bones & the Muscular System
  • Skin Types & Skin Structure
  • The Lymphatic System
  • Manicure Treatment Techniques
  • Manicure Procedure
  • Contra-Actions & Aftercare
  • Preparation & Products
  • Tip Application
  • Preparation & Products
  • Fiberglass and Silk Application
  • Maintenance, Infill & Removals
  • Aftercare
  • Preparation & Products
  • Gel Polish Application
  • Gel Polish Removals & Aftercare
  • Preparation & Products
  • Acrylic Application
  • Maintenance, Infill, Re-Balance & Removals
  • Aftercare

Extra Info


With each unit, you will have an online video to watch through. After you have watched through the video, there will be a multiple-choice quiz for you to complete. Once you have completed the questions with the pass mark, the next unit will become available for you to study.

You can take the multiple-choice questions as many times as you need and support from your tutor is given.

You will also be required to upload evidence of your work in the form of an online workbook. This will involve uploading images of your work before and after which will be reviewed by your tutor.

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. The course itself is self contained to the online portal and anything you need for your course is on here.

Course Outcome

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.This course is accredited by ABT and IPHM (International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine).

You will also be eligible to apply for professional insurance through Radius Insurance, INSYNC plus selected others, meaning you will be able to legally offer these services to clients

Included in the kit

Choose to add on the kit needed to complete the course. If you add on the kit, you will receive:

  • Nail Prep and Scrub
  • Base Nail Coat
  • Nail Top Coat
  • Sanitising sprays and gels
  • White Blocks
  • Acetone
  • Colour wheel
  • Nail Polishes
  • Nail Lamp
  • Acrylic kit to include liquids, colours and mega bond
  • Acrylic brush
  • Lint free wipes and pads
  • Dappen dish
  • Nail glue
  • Assorted nail files
  • Dual mani tool
  • Satin buffer
  • Tip cutters
  • Resin
  • Activator spray
  • Tip Blender
  • Assorted nail tips
  • Stork Scissors
  • Manicure sticks
  • Cuticle pushers
  • Nail clippers
  • Cuticle cutters
  • Hand Soak
  • Grapefruit Drizzle Hygiene Spray
  • Mulberry & Pomegranate Sorbet Hand Scrub
  • Wild Berry Butter Hand Mask
  • Cranberry Sensation Hand Treatment Cream
  • Tea Tree & Ginger Breeze Invigorating Foot Spray
  • Citrus Squeeze – Mango & Citrus Foot Soak
  • Mandarin Spritz Hygiene Spray
  • Mandarin & Mint Yoghurt Foot and Leg Lotion
  • Lime & Ginger Tingle Foot Scrub
  • Peppermint & Blueberry Twist Foot Mask – 250ml
  • Nail trainer hand


No. We will issue certification based on your online coursework alone.

  • Dedicated student support
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • FREE CV writing service
  • FREE employability guide to help you impress future employers
  • FREE XO Student Discounts card

That’s not a problem. We want to make sure you’re 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our Student Adviser Team a call on 03300 563 100 and they’ll do their best to help.

Enrol now

If you are interested in Nail Technician courses and you’re looking for a more flexible approach to learning that fits around your life – this is the ideal course for you. Enrol online today by clicking below or speak to one of our advisers for more information.

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