Certificate in Manicures & Pedicures

Learn more about nail services with a Manicures & Pedicures course

Why study Manicures and Pedicures?

The wonderful world of manicures and pedicures! Do you have a love for nails or have a personal addiction to getting your own nails done? Then a manicure and pedicure course is a perfect service to provide for friends/family and a potential clientele. You will learn how to create stunning nail shapes from a popular oval shape to a very fashionable stiletto. Learn how to clean up those messy cuticles and buff away the ridges to leave the nails shiny and smooth. Not only do we cover the basics of nail care we deliver an extensive hand and foot massage, day spa standard exfoliation mask and even paraffin treatment. Finishing off with a flawless color polish or French application.

Upon enrolment you will receive an extensive mani and pedi kit to service your models throughout the course and even paying clients once you have finished the course. Imagine earning back the cost of your kit and potentially the cost of the course purely from your original kit. Some inclusions are nail files, buffers, cuticle pusher and clippers, foot rasps, hand massage cream, hand mask, exfoliant, paraffin pot and paraffin wax and multiple polishes.

Invest in your future within the nail world and secure a spot with our manicure and pedicure course. There is no job outcome within the nail field that our qualification won’t allow you to do…

Upon completing this course students will be provided with a Certificate of Attainment in Manicures and Pedicures, which will highlight your overall understanding for this service and the individual skills you have achieved competency in.

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Course Overview

24/7 Access

Enjoy self-paced and flexible studies with unrestricted access to your course contents. No matter what time of day you’d like to dip into your training, this education will be available to you.

Tutor Support

Studying online doesn’t mean studying alone. You’ll receive full support and guidance throughout your course, with tutors available for any questions you may have via phone and email 6 days a week.


A custom-designed beauty kit will be sent directly to your door, with all the practical tools you require to complete your course and kickstart or further your career.


You’ll receive a Certificate of Attainment once you’ve completed your course. It’ll look seriously fabulous in your salon or to show-off to your employer.

Payment Options

Affordable interest free payment options available, or receive a discount when you pay the entire course costs upfront.

Course Details

Module One

Introduction to Manicures & Pedicures
Service Overview
Technician Preparation
Customer Service
Client Consults & Legalities
Nail & Hand Anatomy & Physiology
Nail Disorders
Manicure-Nail Shapes/Filing, Cuticle & Soaking
Hand & Arm Massage
Prepping Nails for Polish
French Polish
Spa Add On Services
Finishing the Service & Aftercare
Intro to Pedicure
Pedicure Filing, Cuticles & Soaking
Foot Rasping & Callus Work
Foot & Leg Massage
Preparing for Pedicure Polish Application
Reflexology (knowledge only)
Aftercare & Troubleshooting
Large pedicure bowl
Foot file with 12 replacement pads
Foot scrub
Hand mask
Hand and foot cream
Base coat
Top coat
Nail polish (red, white and French pink)
Manicure bowl
Lint free pads
Toe dividers
Multiple files
Hand towel
Cuticle pusher and scraper
Non acetone polish remover
Cuticle clippers
Nail cutters
  • You must have a computer and a reliable internet connection. If you do not have a computer or tablet, we can supply one.

  • If you are under the age of 18, we need to speak with a guardian in order to enroll you.

  • Be a US citizen or permanent resident.

  • Be aware that some disabilities may affect your ability to study online. Please notify us so that we can fully support you with your studies.

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What Our Students Have To Say About Us...

I have so enjoyed doing this course with you people. I have a goal at the end and this course is allowing me to reach the goal. Wonderful notes with so much information and enabling me to focus on my goals. Great help from the tutors always available when need to ask what may seem like a silly question but never judged on. Thank you!

Incredibly happy with every aspect of the 3 beauty courses I completed, studying from home has been a lifesaver. My kits were gorgeous and very helpful tutors. I can now add 3 more services to my home-based salon! Super happy, highly recommend.

Enrolling into my beauty course was a fantastic experience for me. The Customer Service is second to none, right from the introductory phone calls (thanks Hayley!) through to the finance department, who made it super easy and affordable. (in weekly instalments!) The course material is excellent, and you are shown exactly how to navigate the course with ease. (thanks Ella) I am super excited to be studying my beauty course and I would highly recommend it to anyone who is wanting a hassle-free study experience. Thank you!

100% would recommend if you work full time and find it hard to find time to study. Study at your own pace with amazing tutoring staff, extremely helpful and an awesome attitude!

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