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  • Certificate of Proficiency in Basic Manicure and Pedicure


    Certificate of Proficiency in Basic Manicure and Pedicure

    Course Information

    Learn the exclusive techniques and what is deemed as industry’s “secret”on the world of Nails Galore! Be educated and groomed to become the best in the industry. 

    Course Decription:

    • Proper filing techniques
    • Study of nail shapes and structure
    • Study of nail deseases and disorders
    • Proper sanitization and sterilization
    • Proper massage techniques
    • Procedures on manicure and pedicure
    • Hand and feet treatment
    • Basic nail art
    • Gel Polish

    Classroom demonstrations followed by hands-on practice sessions, working on models and nail tips.

    Students will study the theory of all treatments as well as the anatomy of the nail.

    Contra-indications and recognition of skin diseases and disorders are also a vital part of the training as well as the underpinning knowledge and skill required  to successfully perform the treatment.

    All students have to go through an examination after completing the training.

    • Full set manicure and pedicure practical exam (120 minutes)
    • Theory Paper 50 questions (30 minutes)

    Course commencement


    Grading of the qualification

    i. The Practical Exam has to achieve at least a pass grade of 50%.

    ii. The Theory Paper has to achieve at least a pass grade of 50%.

    iii. The Theory grade will be combined with the Practical grade to achieve an overall three grade that students may achieve:
    Pass Grade – 60% to 74%
    Credit Grade – 75% to 84%
    Distinction Grade – 85% and above

    iv. If a student is unsuccessful in any area, they will be expected to re-sit only the area where they have not achieved a pass grade, to which they will be referred. Referrals should be completed within 6 months of the original examination. Extensions to this time-frame must be applied for in writing.

    Entry requirements & Course Fee

    i. Minimum age: 16 years old

    ii. Minimum academic qualification: PSLE or equivalent

    iii. Language proficiency: Pass in English or Mandarin at PSLE or equivalent

    Duration: 2 months (subject to adjustment as per individual student’s requirements)

    Course Fee: $800 (inclusive of training kit worth $145)