VTCT Level 2 Award in LED Gel Polish Techniques

The VTCT Level 2 Award in LED Gel Polish Techniques one-day course is suitable for those with a Level 2 in manicure and pedicure.

This is a popular nail treatment – keeping up to date with the industry and trends are essential for your growing your skills in order to keep and attract new clients.

You will gain the skills, knowledge and understanding to carry out professional gel polish applications.

We have smaller class groups compared with a college and a focused, hands-on learning environment, which allows you to complete the course more quickly.

We are a well established professional Beauty School and an approved Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT) training centre. Our highly skilled tutors are dedicated to giving you the highest standard of training.

VTCT qualifications boost your chances of employment as employers prefer candidates with these sought after professional qualifications.

VTCT Level 2 Award in LED Gel Polish Techniques

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Course duration: 1 day

Final certificates and qualifications are subject to VTCT verification process and you may be asked to return to the school after your training to see a verifier.

Course fees

We offer the VTCT Level 2 Level 2 Award in LED Gel Polish Techniques for  £390 

You will need to bring a kit to practice on (see more details in the ‘Course Requirements’ below, please contact us if you would like to find out more about the kits we recommend.

VTCT Accredited

Gaining a VTCT qualification clearly demonstrates to potential employers that you posses a high level of competence and focus in your career and confirms you’ve gained a high standard of knowledge and skills.


Beginners. Students should be over 16, have a good basic general education and a good standard of English.

Can’t make our next course dates? Then please register your interest or reserve your space on future VTCT Level 2 Award in LED Gel Polish Techniques courses

As we offer the training in small groups spaces are limited, so please use this form to register your interest and gain priority booking for new courses. We will email you as soon as the dates are finalised.

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  • Health, safety & hygiene
  • Client Care & communication
  • Consultation
  • Anatomy of the skin, nail, bones and circulation for the arm, hand, leg, foot
  • Gel polish application
  • Removal of gel
  • Aftercare advice
  • Troubleshooting
  • This course runs over one day from 10am – 4.00pm with a short break for lunch. We ask students to arrive at 10am to ensure a prompt start.
  • Nails should be bare as students will work on each other
  • Students are required to bring a kit to the course  including; white and french pink and red base and top coat with a same brand LED lamp, please get in touch and we can recommend a kit.
  • Each session will focus on a mix of theory and practical work
  • Students should wear black salon wear and flat footwear with closed in toes. Longer hair should be tied back and no jewellery should be worn.
  • You will have two  practical assessments on the training day, one hands and one feet plus a gel removal.
  • You will also need to complete an assignment and compile a VTCT evidence portfolio. The assigment will be set on the training day and must be completed and email to us within 2 weeks.
  • Certification is by VTCT following a successful inspection of files. On successful completion you will be issued with a certificate that is fully accredited by VTC.

Please bring your own lunch. Refreshments will be supplied, please let us know any dietary requirements in advance. There is free parking available.

Why choose Bristol Beauty School?

We have small classes – we take a maximum of 6 students per course. This allows the opportunity to ask questions and time for students to receive individual support if they require it.

Our tutors have a wealth of knowledge, with over 25 years industry experience. We specialise in teaching adults and have worked at City of Bristol College. We also pride ourselves on being supportive, friendly and helpful.

We are a fully accredited Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT) training centre which means you receive the highest standard of professional training.

We are here to provide you with on-going support and you are always welcome contact us to answer any query you have regarding your training or future career as a beauty therapist.

Career opportunities

All our courses qualify you to work in a salon, at home or on a mobile basis, offering the specialised treatment(s) that you have completed.

You can start earning by offering treatments to paying clients as soon as you have obtained your insurance. Many of our students have gone on to enjoy successful careers in the beauty industry.

If you have a general enquiry, please contact Bristol Beauty School for more information.