Gel Polish


This is a growing part of the nail industry which enables you to have all the benefits of the gel nails but the versatility  in a paint format.At The Academy of Beauty Therapy, we aim to educate our students with the most relevant and up-to-date applications and products available. Career opportunities include working from home, in salons, in nail bars, cruise ships or offering mobile treatments. All of which is very flexible and versatile.




  • Health and Safety requirements
  • Salon Hygiene             
  • Preparation of the Treatment Room 
  • Client Management 
  • Contra-indications and Contra-actions
  • Preparation of the Natural Nail 
  • How To Apply the Gel
  • Maintenance Procedure 
  • Removal of the Gels
  • After care Guidance 


No previous knowledge required, but a good general education is essential as this is a demanding course.
 An excellent level of English is required. You must be able to speak, read, write and understand English fluently. You may be asked to sit an entry test if necessary. Students must be over the age of 16 before commencing with this training course.

It is recommended that you complete the manicure course prior to this qualification. 


This course is offered during a daytime over a period of 3 hours





The Academy of Beauty Therapy offers industry-recognised qualifications and at the completion of your course and providing that you provided sufficient evidence your will be awarded the following qualifications:


Gel Polish Nail Technician - Awarded by The Academy of Beauty Therapy


 Of which will enable you to obtain insurance from any recognised Insurance Company, which is necessary to work in the UK



You will need the following items: 

For Your Lessons 

2 x A 4 Folders, 2 x pack's of 5 dividers, 100 Plastic Wallets, 100 Sticky Labels,

Pens, Pencils, Ruler, Colouring in pencils 

Your Uniform  Tunic, Black Trousers, Closed shoes.