Manicure Course

Our professional Manicure Course will cover correct nail care of the hands, including filing, shaping, cuticle work and relevant massage as well as aftercare advice, recognising skin and nail diseases and disorders infectious diseases and how to polish the nail properly both with regular colours and in French finish.

What could this course lead to?

Starting your own business, working in a nail bar or salon, working as a mobile nail tech or from home.

Course structure

This course is structured over 1/2 a day and runs from 10 am – 1 pm or 1.30pm – 4.30pm (course times can run over). We ask students to arrive at 15 minutes before the course starts to ensure a prompt start. You will learn the theory of the treatment firstly and spend most of the time practising your practical skills.

Our Tutors

Our tutors deliver their courses with care and passion and have very high standards when it comes to our training. They are dedicated to maintaining their knowledge and keeping up to date with the latest treatments and techniques. When taking a course with SRF, you have peace of mind that you will be training with a company, whose training courses are recognised and passed by professional bodies, ensuring quality training with experienced tutors.

Our tutors are very friendly and experienced in dealing with all different levels of skills, have a wealth of knowledge, will help you with any questions you have on the day and are passionate and caring with great aftercare and help where needed.

All SRF Beauty tutors hold a professional teacher training qualification, the Award in Education level 3 or 4 and have also been therapists and trainers for many years, so you know you are in good hands.

Our Manuals are written by our trainers to ensure the most up-to-date and relevant knowledge is included.


Our Manicure Course is available in Glasgow, Brighton, Dartford & Ayr


Manicure Diploma
Accredited by ABT


Ideal for beginners. No previous experience, qualifications or knowledge within the industry is required to attend this course.




1/2 Day course

Manicure Course Content

Requirements, code of ethics and conduct, hygiene, PPE, structure of the skin, function of the skin, bones of the hand, nail anatomy, introduction to manicure, client consultation, medical conditions, nail disorders, nail shapes, step by step treatment, aftercare, full colour polish, French polish and health and safety.


Students work on each other for the Manicure Course. Should you not be able to have the treatment due to medical reasons, please let us know and arrange to bring a model.

Students insurance can be obtained from ABT (01789773573)  this will cover you from the course date until you have qualified. We will issue you with a discount code when you book the course.

Students must be 18 years of age or older before the start date of the course.

A course pre-read will be emailed to you, this must be read before course date.

Ability to use and comprehend spoken and written English.

After Training

The ½ -day training consists of both theory and practical elements although most of the theory will be done prior to the course date giving more hands-on practice time in the classroom. After successfully completing the course you are issued with a Manicure Diploma accredited by ABT which will enable you to obtain the insurance required to offer your new skill to clients. We aim to provide high quality training with post course support at an affordable cost to benefit you and your business!

Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend the Manicure training course on the date booked you must let us know a minimum of 14 days before the course date or your payment will not be refunded.

Your Kit

There is no kit included in the price of this course. You can shop our range of waxing products on our Nail Product pages

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