During this intensive course you will learn how to perform a professional pedicure treatment. This qualification is accredited by the Guild of Beauty Therapists, ABT and Professional Beauty which will allow you to insure yourself to work in the beauty industry.

A VTCT qualification is also available.

Duration: * Up to 7 Hours plus home study
Pre-requisites: No entry requirements
Cost: £150.00 Diploma or £270.00 for  VTCT

CPD points: 15

Student progression: Diploma in manicure, eye enhancements, eyelash perming, facial massage and skincare, cosmetic make-up, wax depilation, body massage, reflexology, pre-blend aromatherapy, Indian head massage, thermal auricular therapy.

Career path: Mobile therapist, salon, room at home

Included in this course:

  • Course training manual
  • A relaxed, informal and professional atmosphere in which to learn
  • Fully qualified and experienced lecturers
  • Support and guidance during and on completion of the course
  • Liquid refreshment
  • The Wiltshire School of Beauty and Holistic Therapy Diploma or VTCT

Additional costs: Pedicure kit  Approx: £80

Course contents:

You will learn how to:

  • Prepare the treatment area
  • Prepare the client for treatment
  • Carry out a client consultation
  • File and shape the nails
  • Maintain cuticles
  • Perform a foot and leg massage
  • Provide specialist treatments
  • Buff and polish the nails

You will also study:

  • Related hygiene, health and safety
  • Related anatomy and physiology
  • Benefits of massage
  • Massage movements and mediums
  • Contra-indications & contra-actions
  • Non-medical conditions
  • Aftercare
  • Equipment and products

* You will attend a 5 hour training session to study the theory and practical elements required to perform a professional pedicure. Models may be required.
Then you will be required to do some home study and case studies – practice the treatment until you are confident in providing the treatment to a high standard and in an acceptable time.

You will return to the School for a further 2 hours to carry out a practical assessment.

If taking a VTCT qualification further assessments, external assessment and portfolio building is required.

Once you have successfully completed the course, you will receive

The Wiltshire School of Beauty and Holistic Therapy- Diploma in Pedicure or VTCT qualification

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