Kit Value

Artificial Nails Level 1

Course Price

$1,650 +GST

Course Outline

Online Theory Hours

In Class Hours

22 Hours

18 Hours

Estimate Time to Complete

4 Weeks

The estimated time to complete depicts the length of time estimated for a student to complete all theory, assignments, in class training, and quotas. 

Theory Outline


Artificial Nail Systems

The Nail

Working with Nail Tips

Gel Application

Lam Units

Evaluation of the Nail

Sanitation, Disinfection, and Sterilization 

Nail Fills and Repairs

Product Knowledge

Client Education

Demonstration Videos

Live Webinar

Theory Exam

In Class Outline

Day 1


Theory Review

Live Demonstration


Students work on model (1 hand only)

Day 2


Students work on model (2nd hand)


Live Nail Fill Demonstration 

Day 3

Students work on models

Exam day

Students work on models

About the course

This comprehensive artificial nail course will give you the theory and practical training necessary to become a certified Artificial Nail Technician. After completing this course, you will be able to confidently perform a full set of gel nails and gel nail fill while being equipped with the knowledge to recommend proper products to clients.

Course fees include: training manual, student kit, professional light unit, theory and practical training

This course is included in our Nail Technician Program


No prerequisite. Manicures course is recommended.


Professional Nail Technician

Upcoming Class Dates

This class includes hands-on training in person at one of our campuses. Click the link below to see our upcoming in class dates. Students must complete their online theory training prior to attending in class sessions. 

Please note, pricing on the booking calendar is for rescheduling fees only. If you are a new student looking to register for the course, please use the registration button at the top of the page to be enrolled in the class and start your online theory lessons. 

Model Requirements

Model Fee

$10 per model

Day 1

11:00 – 3:00 – Model (1 hand only)

Day 2

9:00 – 1:00 – Model (2nd hand on model from Day 1)

Day 3

9:00 – 1:00 – Model #1 Full Set

1:30 – 4:30 – Model #2 Fill

Exam Day

9:00 – 12:00 – Model (Full Set)

  • Please ask your models to come with natural nails (no artificial nails or gel polish on their hands), except for your second model on day 3 where they may have nails on already.

  • Students will be working on the same model on day one and two. Please plan accordingly.

  • Please note, models can not be diabetic or on medication that could cause them to bleed easily or heal slower. 

  • Model must be at least 16 years of age. 

If your exam is scheduled for an afternoon time, you will require your models right at the beginning of the exam. Please ask your models to arrive at the same time as you. 

Quota Requirements

15 quotas must be completed before the exam in order to receive certification.