Manicure and Pedicure Course

Manicure and Pedicure

Tuition fee R3 000 & Kit R2 950 = R5 950

Self-paced online theory module consisting of 30 Online Lessons, Lecture Notes and Video material. Online Support.
Theory module followed by a 2-day practical workshop to assess practical skills on a date and time arranged by the student according to a pre-set roster at either our Stellenbosch or Pretoria campuses.
Certificate of successful completion.
Flexible starting dates to be discussed upon acceptance of application.

Manicure and Pedicure Course

Manicures And Pedicures Are In High Demand In Salons And Spas

It is the ideal course to kick-start your career in the beauty industry, as an important pre-requisite for nail enhancement courses. Equip you with the theoretical and practical skills required to not only provide exceptional services, but also create memorable client experiences that will set you apart from your competition to ensure repeat business.

Who should do this course?
Anyone who want to provide Express, Classic and Spa Manicure and Pedicure services to clients.

Topics covered

  • Anatomy and Physiology
    Functions, structure and formation of the nail. Nail disorders, disease and skin conditions. Anatomy and Physiology of the lower arm, hand and foot. Conditions due to functional disorders of the sweat gland. Conditions due to bacterial, fungal and viral infections. Conditions due to mechanical stress and Ingrown toenails.
  • Manicure and Pedicure Theory
    Nail shape and length. Problematic nail shapes. Manicure and Pedicure techniques. Indications and contra-indications to a manicure and Pedicure. Specialised treatments and Introduction to nail enhancements.
  • Cosmetic Science
    Products used in Manicure, Pedicure and nail enhancements – Allergic reactions.
  • Business Practice
    Qualities of a therapist and Home care advice.

Admission Requirements
National Senior Certificate or at the discretion of the Academic Board.

Delivery
Theoretical component:
Asynchronous learning which happens on your schedule online. Receive your 30 lessons in lecture notes, pre-recorded video material and complete an assignment after each lesson.

Practical Contact Sessions:
After successful completion of the online theory section you will be required to attend a two-day workshop to assess your practical skills. Date and time to be arranged by the student according to a pre-set roster.

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