E-Filing Practitioner Diploma One-Day Course

Cost: -   £200.00 (including Booking Fee of £50.00)

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

Pre-Requisite:    Acrylics/UV Gel Extensions or Gel Polish Qualification

Kit:   Please note a Machine is NOT included in course price - An E-File Machine will be required after the course for this treatment to complete your case studies


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. ________________________________________________________________________________


Time is money – so using an electronic file (E-File) in the nail business can often be a profitable choice, plus saves you from the tiring labour of hand-filing all day long. However, like most things, proper use of the file is key.

Course Content & Learning Outcomes

To understand more E-Filing

  • Choosing a file
  • Information on the drill bits
  • Contraindications
  • Client consultation
  • Hygiene and Health & Safety
  • Professional Ethics and Insurance
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Nail
  • Treatment Protocol
    • Filing techniques
    • Guide to working on artificial nails
    • Quick guide to bits
    • Safety tips
    • Time saving tips
  • Introduction
  • Course Objective
  • Learning Outcomes
  • Choosing a file
  • Information on the drill bits
  • Equipment needed
  • 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 E-Filing Treatment
  • Treatment Protocol
  • Filing techniques
  • Guide to working on artificial nails
  • Quick guide to bits
  • Safety tips


  • Home Study (8 hours guided learning)
  • Half day course
  • 4 Case Studies

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)