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Foundation Course

This foundation course enables you to expand your treatment menu and offer your clients a more extensive range of nail services using the unsurpassed OPI enhancement systems. Includes an introduction to the OPI gel systems.

you will learn:

  • Structure of the nail and Physiology & Anatomy of the hand & arm
  • Full client consultation
  • Salon hygiene, COSSH and sanitation
  • Contraindications – diseases and disorders
  • Nail plate preparation
  • Tip application and blending
  • OPI acrylic pink & white overlay and sculpting
  • Application of the MicroWrap future fibre system
  • An introduction to the OPI gel systems
  • Infill and re-balancing techniques
  • The safe removal of enhancements
  • Lacquer application and finishing
  • Full OPI product knowledge
  • Industry background information
  • Business hints and tips
  • Retailing and link-selling skills


you will need:

  • To compile a portfolio of written and photographic evidence of treatments
  • To complete a written exam and practical assessment in OPI acrylic and MicroWrap systems


  • 6 day course over an 8 week period
  • 9.45am – 4.30pm daily

course cost:

  •   £765.00 + VAT including kit & 12 months Professional Indemnity insurance

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