Refresher & Conversion Acrylic, Gel & Acrygel Courses

STAGE 1: KB SALON SHAPES & PROFICIENCY

Salon Shapes is the essential first stage and foundation to progress to advanced shapes and techniques courses.  This course is designed for all nail technicians wanting to improve their salon techniques and is suitable for beginner and advanced techs. 

Course Programme:

  • Square
  • Classic Almond
  • Ballerina/Tapered Square
  • Simple to advanced form fitting and tailoring techniques for different and problem nails
  • Award winning filing technique
  • Science and chemistry
  • Product control
  • Detailed components for the perfect structure including C-Curve and apex
  • Troubleshooting

DURATION

Optional pre study online theory & Anatomy & Physiology Unit

Practical sessions: 1 day

Case work required following your practical session.

MODEL

Model required for pratical sessions.

PRE-REQUISITES

Previous foundation qualifation in your chosen medium (any brand)

Optional KB Educate Theory Unit.

VENUE AVAILABILITY

Derby, Hampshire, Gloucestershire, Hertfordshire and online.

COST & KIT

Training £250+VAT 

Student to provide their own kit. Kit list will be sent prior to commencement.

Book your KB Salon Shapes & Proficiency Course 

5th MAY

KB Hard Gel Salon Shapes & Proficiency Course with Jo Duncan

Barnet, Hertfordshire

25 APR

KB Acrygel Salon Shapes with Erin Searle

Fareham, Hampshire

ANYTIME

Online Acrygel Shapes Course with Katie Barnes

Online

ANYTIME

Online L&P Shapes Course with Katie Barnes

Online

ASAP

KB Hard Gel Salon Shapes / contact to arrange suitable date

IN PERSON, UK

ASAP

KB Acrygel Salon Shapes / contact to arrange suitable date

IN PERSON, UK

ASAP

KB Hard Acrylic Salon Shapes / contact to arrange a suitable date

IN PERSON, UK

STAGE 2: KB ADVANCED SALON SHAPES

To perfect advanced shapes, you must first attend ‘KB Salon Shapes and Proficiency’ class.  This the ideal class for those Nail Techs that want to push their skills and techniques further and learn shapes such as Gothic Almond, Russian Almond and Pipe. You can use the skills learnt to improve your salon work or use for photoshoots and competitions.

Course programme:

  • Advanced sculpting and shape techniques
  • Advanced form tailoring techniques
  • Mastering consistency and the perfect structure
  • Perfecting product control and skills
  • Decoration techniques

DURATION

1 day 

Case studies required following your practical session.

MODEL

Model required for pratical sessions.

PRE-REQUISITES

Stage 1 KB Salon Shapes & Proficiency  

VENUE AVAILABILITY

Derby.

COST & KIT

Training £250+VAT 

Student to provide their own kit. Kit list will be sent prior to commencement.

Book your Stage 2 Advanced Salon Shapes Course 

ASAP

Stage 2 KB Advanced Salon Shapes Course with Melanie Lewendon CONTACT TO ARRANGE DATE DERBY ONLY

Derby, Derbyshire

BIAB & ADVANCED GEL POLISH

Learn how to safely apply and remove builder gel in a bottle for both overlays and enhancements.  You will also master the techniques required to acheive the picture perfect gel polish finish that will take you to the next level from your foundation gel polish training. 

DURATION

Pre study online theory & Anatomy & Physiology Unit

1 Day

Case studies required following training.

MODEL

Model required for pratical sessions.

PRE-REQUISITES

Gel Polish Qualification.

VENUE AVAILABILITY

Derby, Hampshire, Hertfordshire.

COST & KIT

Training £250+VAT 

Student to provide their own kit. Kit list will be sent prior to commencement.

Book your BIAB & ADVANCED GEL POLISH COURSE

23 APR

Builder in a bottle & advanced gel polish with Shell Nelson

Scotland

ASAP

BIAB & Advanced Gel Polish / CONTACT TO ARRANGE DATE

IN PERSON, UK

ACRYGEL OR HARD GEL CONVERSION COURSE

Teaching you the techniques and skills in acrygel or hard gel products and improving your salon working skills. If you already hold a qualification in another extension medium, you can carry out a conversion course to another medium. The course includes form fitting, filing, apex placement and much more.

DURATION

1 day

Case studies required following training.

MODEL

Model required for pratical sessions.

PRE-REQUISITES

Hard Gel or Acrylic L&P Foundation Qualification.

VENUE AVAILABILITY

Derby, Hampshire, Hertfordshire.

COST & KIT

Training £250+VAT 

Student to provide their own kit. Kit list will be sent prior to commencement.

Book your Acrygel or Hard Gel Conversion Course 

16 APR

Online Acrygel Conversion Course with Erin Searle

ONLINE

12 MAY

Hard Gel Conversion Course with Jo Duncan

Barnet, Hertfordshire

16 JUL

Online Acrygel Conversion Course with Erin Searle

ONLINE

ASAP

Acrygel Conversion Course / CONTACT TO ARRANGE DATE

IN PERSON, UK

KB FORM TAILORING MASTERCLASS

Form fitting and tailoring can be a techs nemesis but with just a few simple tips and tricks you can master this technique, improving your work whilst saving time.

DURATION

3 hours

Case studies required following training.

MODEL

Model required for pratical sessions.

PRE-REQUISITES

Hard Gel, Acrygel or Acrylic L&P Foundation Qualification.

VENUE AVAILABILITY

Derby, Hampshire, Hertfordshire.

COST & KIT

Training £125+VAT 

Student to provide their own kit. Kit list will be sent prior to commencement.

Book your KB Form Tailoring Masterclass

28 APR

KB Form Tailoring Masterclass with Erin Searle

ONLINE

ASAP

KB Form Tailoring Masterclass / CONTACT TO BOOK DATE

VARIOUS LOCATIONS, UK

KB SMILE LINE MASTERCLASS

If you want to perfect your smile lines in your choosen medium whether sculpted or with a paint and brush then this is the course for you. We will teach you all the tips and tricks to acheiving a crisp, sharp smile lines each time.

DURATION

3 hours

Case studies required following training.

MODEL

Model required for pratical sessions.

PRE-REQUISITES

Foundation Qualification in your choosen medium.

VENUE AVAILABILITY

Derby, Hampshire, Hertfordshire.

COST & KIT

Training £125+VAT 

Student to provide their own kit. Kit list will be sent prior to commencement.

Book your KB Smile Line Masterclass

ASAP

Smile Line Masterclass / CONTACT TO ARRANGE SUITABLE DATE

VARIOUS LOCATIONS, UK

KB PREP & FINISH FILING MASTERCLASS

Having a well-structured filing routine that is repeated on every single nail is paramount for success and consistency when finishing and filing your nail enhancements.

Many nail technicians rely on filing to fix any issues from poor application. However, filing should only be used to refine and perfect application techniques, not correct them.

This new technique will speed up your services and improve consistency. This will in turn improve and speed up your infill services as the even foundation will be there.

DURATION

3 hours

Case studies required following training.

MODEL

Model required for pratical sessions.

PRE-REQUISITES

Hard Gel or Acrylic L&P Foundation Qualification.

VENUE AVAILABILITY

Derby, Hampshire, Hertfordshire.

COST & KIT

Training £125+VAT 

Student to provide their own kit. Kit list will be sent prior to commencement.

Book your Prep & Finish Filing Masterclass

ASAP

Prep & Finish Filing Masterclass / CONTACT TO BOOK DATE

VARIOUS LOCATIONS, UK