Young Nails Courses

Education
Take your first step with the most innovative, industry leading nail company in the nail world. – Young Nails.

Our energy and drive for excellence ensures that you and your business stay up to date with the very latest in nail technology, whether you are new to the industry or wishing to advance your skills to the next level.

At Young Nails we are dedicated to nail professionals, beauty professionals and consumers, keeping you ahead of the game with the very latest techniques and best on-trend nail developments.

By attending one of our training courses we understand that it is more than just gaining new skills; it’s a long-term investment in our brand.

Having the best quality products is only part of being a successful nail professional – knowing how to get the best possible results comes through correct EDUCATION.

Learn all the latest industry tips and tricks from Young Nails Founder, Greg Salo and the team of International Mentors and get amazing results that will raise your service to the next level and enable you to get the best out of Young Nails products.

Our Mentors have been put through their paces by Greg Salo himself, proving their skill & knowledge on a worldwide platform, combining a leading edge sense of style and experience, our Mentors are passionate about delivering everything that you would expect from first class training and then some!
Student numbers are limited, ensuring everyone receives personalised attention from our small classes.
• Students leave feeling motivated & confident
• You will learn the skills required to build clientele and achieve business goals
• Receive continued support, motivation and inspiration from the Young Nails Mentors
• Great opportunities for progression and personal development
• Industry Accreditation

 

Acrylic Foundation Complete Nail Tech Course

This course is designed for the complete novice or even the technician who wants to learn more about our products, the YN ‘reverse application’ technique and includes full Foundation Acrylic and Gel Polish Training

Limited spaces available enabling us to maintain thorough standards throughout. This course will lead students step by step through the following:

Salon Safety

Health and Safety

Hygiene

Anatomy & physiology of the natural nail

Client consultation

Natural nail preparation

Product Knowledge

Full Sculpture Acrylic Application

mani.Q Gel Colour Application

Filing and finishing techniques

Electric Nail File Introduction

Nail maintenance: Infill, re-balancing, repairs and removal

DON’T FORGET: You can pay your course fees in instalments, just call us for further details

Recognition: All of our courses are recognised by the Association of Beauty Therapists ABT. This means that you will gain a full cover insurance from your qualification which is paramount when becoming a nail technician!

Kit Contents:  6oz Nail Liquid, 45g XXX Pink Powder, 45g XXX White Powder, 8oz Swipe & Dispenser, 1/4oz Rose Oil , Top Coat, 500ct Heavenly Forms, Dropper, 20ct Nail Wipes, Protein Bond, Zebra File, 150/150 Grit, White File  100/100 Grit x2, Etching Square x2, Sponge Buffer, Super Shiner, Oval 8 Brush, Manicure Brush, Dappen Dish, Orange Stick, Acrylic Instructions, ManiQ Gel Colour, Base and Top, Convenient Carry Bag

**Optional Extra for students to purchase a Mini LED Light or 36wt UV Bonding Lamp at reduced cost**

Requirements:-

Model required.

Duration: 3 Days 10am-4pm. Certified upon successful completion.

The fee:- £595

Price includes:-

Includes:12 months Nail Technician Insurance, Comprehensive Training Manual, Product Kit, Total technical support back up, light refreshments and on successful completion all courses are certified.

 

Gel Foundation Complete Nail Tech Course

This intensive and established training programme enables students to learn with the undivided attention of their tutor and is geared towards individual requirements.

Focused on the abilities needed for correct natural nail preparation, mix ratio, application, sculpting, filing, finishing and trouble shooting 90% of this course is practical and includes complete electric nail file training leading the student through to customer competence in both full set application and infill/backfill maintenance.

Content:-

This course will lead students step by step through the following:

Salon safety

Health and safety

Hygiene

Anatomy & Physiology of the natural nail

Client consultation

Natural nail preparation

Product knowledge

Full sculpture & tip and overlay application

Filing & finishing techniques

Electric nail file techniques

Nail maintenance: Infill, Re-balancing, Repairs & Removal

Duration: 3 Days 10am-4pm. Certified upon successful completion.

Requirements:-

Model required.

The fee:- £595

Price includes:-

Includes: Comprehensive Training Manual, Full Electric Nail File Training, 12 Months Treatment Insurance, Product Kit, Total Technical Support Back-up and refreshments

**Optional extra with this kit 36wt Bonding lamp for just £70**

 

We’re Gellin’ it! – Ultimate Gel Workshop Day

Our brand new Young Nails Complete Gel Workshop day that will lead you step by step through our soak off coloured mani.Q gel and covers all aspects including french and glitter finishes on fingers and toes. This is the ultimate package for increasing the revenue of your gel application services.

£216 and includes kit (worth over £100), Comprehensive Training Manual, Total Technical Support Back-up and refreshments

**Optional extra with this kit 36wt Bonding lamp for just £70**

 

 

Manicure and Pedicure Training

An understanding of professional Manicure and Pedicure procedures is a prerequisite to becoming a successful nail technician. This one-day Manicure and Pedicure course will equip students with the necessary skills to offer their clients Manicure and Pedicure treatments. Students will become familiar with Health and Safety issues and will learn how to provide a full consultation for their clients.

On this course, students will be given a practical introduction to the correct preparation and care of nails, hands and feet. Students will discover which materials to use, and will learn how to perform the perfect manicure and pedicure.

Course Cost £192 and Includes Full Lomasi Collection Kit worth £149+

 

Electric Nail File Training

Available to nail technicians wishing master the benefits of speed filing

Duration: Minimum 3 hours.

Model Required.

Cost: £40 per hour

 

Convert to Young Nails

Available to technicians wishing to convert to the Young Nails systems.

Duration: Minimum 3 hours.

Cost: £40 per hour.

 

Convert From Acrylic to Gel

Available to Technicians wishing to add Gel to their menu.

This training programme is focused on the abilities needed for correct natural nail preparation, application, sculpting, filing, finishing and trouble shooting, infill/backfill maintenance.

Duration: 1 day 10am until 4pm. Model required. (Refreshments included).

Certified upon successful completion

Course cost. £225

 

Convert From Gel to Acrylic

Available to Technicians wishing to add Acrylic to their menu.

This training programme is focused on the abilities needed for correct natural nail preparation, application, sculpting, filing, finishing and trouble shooting, mix ratio, infill/backfill maintenance.

Duration: 1 day 10am until 4pm. Model required. (Refreshments included).

Certified upon successful completion

Course cost. £225

 

Intermediate / Refresher day

Maintaining those high standards is vital and as the nail industry constantly evolves we keep you up to date with the very latest trends and techniques. This course will show you effective ways that are easier and more comfortable for the busy nail technician and how to reduce your working time with no quality compromise.

Duration: 1 day 10am until 4pm. Model required. (Refreshments included).

Course cost. £225

 

Use Your Imagination

 

 

This crazy fun class will blow you away.

Get ready to be inspired by the Young Nails Mentors at the top of their game.

 

For your very own customised “Use Your Imagination” training we want you to think outside the box.

You choose and we will cover a wide array of on trend designs using imagination art techniques with focus on gel / acrylic and caption polish.

 

This class will be totally unique to you and what you want to learn.

 

Choose: a half day or full day training package

Choose: one to one with your Mentor or a small class option (prices on request)

Choose: choose the topics you would like to master

 

Suggested techniques:

Custom colour and glitter blending, inlays, stained glass effects, branding, 3d art, baby boomers, Ombre (in both mani.Q and Caption Polish) art screen stamping and salon shapes / styles.

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Students should arrive with ‘ hands free’ of any enhancements and bring your own acrylic brush.

All products will be provided on the day.

Light refreshments will be available.

Duration: 1 Day 10am – 4pm.

Cost: £TBC