Acrylic Nails Tip and Dip



Acrylic Nail Tip and Dip Practitioner Diploma One Day Course

Cost: –   £145.00 (including Booking Fee of £45.00)

Awarding Body:  This course is insurable and accredited/approved by the Professional bodies: ABP (Alliance of Beauty Practitioners), ABT (Associated Beauty Therapists) & IPHM (International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine) and insured by ABT Insurance, BGI Insurance UK & European, Insync Insurance, Sun Alliance Insurance, Towergate Insurance & Westminster Insurance.

Pre-Requisite:    Qualification in Manicure or Pedicure is prerequisite for this course

TRAINING DATES/VENUES: This course is available at:  Across the UK (in various locations in England)

MODEL MAY BE REQUIREDIf more than one student is booked onto the course then students will be practising on each other – NOTE:  if no other students book onto the course then the course will run as 1-2-1 training on a model which you will need to bring with you to practise on.



Acrylic Tip and Dip /Powder polish is the most sought after nail system sweeping the country. It is easy to apply and your clients will love this express treatment which creates stronger and harder wearing than gel polish by simply dipping and buffing the nail.  It is also completely odourless too.

Acrylic Tip and Dip / powder polish is easy to apply and will not go on too thick, speeding up application time and therefore making acrylic tip and dip / powder polish more profitable.

Course Content & Learning Outcomes

  • Introduction
  • Course Objective
  • Learning Outcomes
  • History of Acrylic Nails
  • Aims of Acrylic Nails
  • Shapes of Nails
  • Benefits of Acrylic Nails
  • Equipment needed to perform an Acrylic Nails Treatment
  • Contraindications
  • Identification of nail disorders and contra-actions to treatment
  • Aftercare Advice
  • Client Consultation Process
  • Client Consultation Form
  • Confidential Client Record Form
  • GDPR Client Form
  • GP Referral Letter
  • Under 16 Consent Form
  • Client Disclaimer
  • Health, Safety & Hygiene
  • Preparing your Work Area
  • Carrying out a Risk Assessment
  • Sanitation, Sterilisation, Disinfection
  • Health & Safety & Regulations
  • Industry Regulations such as COSHH, Fire Regulations etc
  • Professional Ethics and Standards of Practice
  • GDRP and Client Confidentiality
  • Code of Practice and Insurance for Therapists
  • Business Practice
  • The Business Plan
  • The Legalities of running a Business
  • Marketing and Public Relations
  • Importance of Customer Service
  • Record Keeping
  • Anatomy and Physiology for all Body Systems
  • Anatomy and Physiology relevant to Acrylic Nails Treatment
  • How to prepare for the Treatment
  • Nail Preparation
  • Tip Application
  • Acrylic Tip & Dip Colour Application
  • Acrylic Tip & Dip Pink & White (French Polish)
  • Tips and Tricks
  • Maintenance – infills/backfills
  • Removal of Tips and Acrylic


  • Home Study (12 guided learning hours)
  • 1 Day Practical
  • 6 case studies (2 Application on Tips with Clear Dip, 2 Overlay on Natural Nails with Clear Dip, 1 Application on Tips with Colour Dip, 1 Overlay on Natural Nails with Red Colour Dip) before you receive your certificate (although please note if the tutor feels that you have not reached a competent standard after completing your practical training and case studies then you will be set a reassessment. There is an additional charge for this being £40.00).

TRAINING DATES:  Training dates are booked by individual arrangement at each training venue – please complete the online Course Date Form advising which venue and what month you are looking to do the course (a list of training dates will then be sent to you and you pick the most convenient date for you)

Click here for online Course Date Form

Venues:  This course is available at:  Across the UK (in various locations in England)





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