Gel Polish Workshop

Course code: ZCKU702P

Subject area: Beauty Therapy & Makeup Artistry

Study level: Part Time

Course level: U

Course details

10:00am - 2:00pm

Saturday

28th Jan 2023 - 28th Jan 2023

Kidlington Adult Learning

Contact details

enquiries@abingdon-witney.ac.uk

01235 555 585

This workshop will provide you with the opportunity to learn how to create a full set of Shellac nails.

In order to avoid disappointment, it is advisable to enrol at least 2½ weeks prior to the course starting. We will confirm course information two weeks prior to the start date.

Who is this workshop for?
The course is aimed at anyone who would like to know how to create a full set of Shellac nails. The tutor will take you through each process step by step with lots of opportunities to ask questions along the way.

What the workshop will cover:
During the workshop you will have the opportunity to find out how to create a full set of Shellac nails. It will include some information about the function and structure of the nail and how to prepare the nail plate for a gel polish application. Different types of nail treatments will be discussed, all of which are available to learn on separate courses.

Please wait for course confirmation before purchasing any equipment.

Prior to the start date you will need to purchase a gel polish kit in order to complete this course. Basic gel polish kits, including a curing lamp, can be purchased from Amazon: www.amazon.co.uk costing between £30 to £100.

Course Outcomes
• How to create a full set of Shellac nails.
• The function and structure of the nail.
• How to prepare the nail plate for a gel polish application.
• How to carry out and receive a full treatment.

Plesae bring lunch with you.
Tea/Coffee are available to make, with a small charge.
There is a watercooler on site making it easy to refill your water bottle.
Free parking.

Abingdon and Witney College is subject to Ofsted regulation and is required to work with all its students to make sure they understand Government initiatives around Safeguarding, Prevent and Fundamental British Values. Information on these matters will be shared with you during your course.

You will also be asked to complete monitoring paperwork, which helps us to deliver course content to the highest quality.

There are number of beauty therapy workshops and courses held throughout the year. Visit the college website to find out more or ask your Tutor.
There are no entry requirements. All welcome.

Courses can fill fast, so please enrol early to avoid disappointment. Decisions on whether a course is to run are made two weeks prior to the start date - an email will be sent to you should there be changes to your course or if it is cancelled. Please check your inbox leading up to your course, including the junk folders. For anyone without an email account, our Admissions team will phone you instead.

For the first week of the course you will need to bring a valid form of identification; this includes passport, driving licence, debit/credit card, Birth Certificate or National Insurance card.

Please note - you should be 19 years old or over at 31st August 2022 prior to starting the course.
Please see information in Course Content.

Courses offered by the college are fully or partly funded by the Government and the published fee takes account of this funding.

Before starting a course, the College is required to check you meet conditions relating to that funding, e.g. age, residency status within the UK/EEA, prior qualification level and employment status. In some circumstances (such as with online enrolments), these checks can only be completed after you have enrolled and paid.

If you are unable to pay in full for this course at the time of enrolment, and the course tuition fee is £300 or more, an instalment plan is available. If this is your preference, please do not enrol online but rather call the Admissions Team on 01235 216400 to enrol.

Once enrolled, Admissions will take the first instalment payment from you and pass on your details to the Finance team who will email you to set-up your payment plan. Please return a fully completed instalment plan to Finance as failure to do so could result in being withdrawn from your course.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated, we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions Team on 01235 216400 to discuss these options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

16 - 18 Fee


19+ Fee

Tuition Fee: £28.00
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £28.00


19+ Reduced Fee

Tuition Fee: £16.80
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £16.80

As this is a non-accredited course, there is no formal qualification. However, you will be asked to complete activities that demonstrate how you are progressing on your course.
The tutor will provide a demonstration followed by learner participation and experimentation. The tutor will offer one-to-one support throughout the course and provide feedback.

As this is a non-accredited course, there is no formal qualification. However, you will be required to measure your progress by completing a RARPA form which represents the Recognition and Recording of your Progress and Achievement.