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About the course

The VTCT Level 2 Award in LED Gel Polish Techniques is a single unit award qualification about applying, maintaining and removing LED gel polish products to the nails.

This qualification also covers the skills and knowledge required to prepare for the service and maintain effective health, safety and hygiene working practices throughout the treatment.

How much does it cost?

Free if unemployed, in receipt of benefits or earning less than £18,525

Who is it suitable for?

Individuals who have successfully completed the Level 1 Award in Nail Treatments. 

The Level 2 Award in LED Gel Polish will follow on from the above course and enable you to enhance the range of services and techniques offered

Awarding Body


Why study?

This qualification is approved and supported by the Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA), the standard setting body for hair, beauty, nails and spa qualifications.

Where will this course take me?

  • Nail Technician
  • Beauty Therapist
  • Salon Manager
  • Brand Ambassador

Level 2 Certificate In Beauty Specialist Techniques

Level 3 Beauty Therapy Massage

Level 4 Salon Management

Core modules

Apply LED Gel Polish

Learners who wish to undertake these qualifications must also achieve the VTCT (ITEC) Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention (COVID-19) for Beauty Therapy and Nail Services qualification or a regulated equivalent.

How will I be assessed?

Theory Assignments

Practical Observations and Assessment

Theory Exam

I'm interested. What should I do now?

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