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Builder Gel Course (Online Zoom)

A kit is required for this course. Please purchase from our Kits page

  • 150 British pounds


This course is made up of online pre-course study which you complete in your own time, followed by two 3-hour Zoom calls with your educator. Your first call is for practical learning and the second call is for an online follow up, working on a live model, after practicing with your training kit. Book your first call now and your educator will book your follow up call during your training. PRE-REQUISITES: This course requires either NVQ Level 2 Beauty or an accredited Manicure certificate such as our Gel Polish Manicure course ACCREDITATION: This course is accredited by the Centre of CPD Excellence. It is suitable for arranging professional insurance although you should check specific requirements as each insurance policy may vary. COURSE OVERVIEW: Your course will cover... - Health & Safety Legislation - Hygiene Standards - Contra-Indications & Contra-Actions - Client Consultation - Insurance - Anatomy & Physiology - Kit & Product Knowledge - Prep with Dry Manicure - Tip Application and Builder Gel Extensions - Brush on Builder Gel Overlays - Infill & Re-balance - Safe Removal - Aftercare - Troubleshooting After booking you will receive a confirmation email with details for how to gain access to our website's Student Zone which contains your training manuals, pre-course study and specific details of your practical learning session. There is a quiz to check your understanding of the pre-course theory but there are no time limits and multiple attempts are permitted. Next, watch our online video tutorials which will demonstrate the various steps required to complete this treatment, allowing you to familiarise yourself with the process before your first Zoom call. Re-watch as many times as you wish. During your first zoom call you will practice on a silicone training hand with support from your Educator. At the end of this session you will then book a date and time for your second zoom call. After practicing at home, for your second Zoom call you will require a model (friend or family) to work on. They must have no products on their nails. Your Educator will support you in applying a full set of builder gel enhancements, assessing your work as you go. You will successfully complete this course by submitting case studies which demonstrate that you have reached the required standard for the award of this course certificate by your Educator. Case studies will cover applying a full set of builder gel extensions, infills and safe removal of enhancements.