Online Acrylic Nail Extensions Course

Are you looking to take the next step in your beauty career?
Our fully accredited online course makes it simple and easy for you to get started!

Fully Accredited Online Acrylic Nail Extensions Course

Acrylic nail extensions, also known as acrylic nails, are artificial nail enhancements that are created by applying a mixture of liquid monomer and powder polymer onto natural nails or nail tips.

Throughout the course, you’ll gain hands-on experience and invaluable knowledge in nail preparation, acrylic application, shaping, and finishing. Our curriculum emphasises not only the technical aspects but also the importance of hygiene, safety, and client communication. We’re committed to helping you become a confident and competent nail technician who can meet the diverse needs and preferences of your clients.

Through this Acrylic Nail Extensions course, you will learn:

  • Nail Preparation
  • Nail Shaping
  • Acrylic Nail Extensions Procedure
  • Acrylic Nail Extensions Infills and Removal

An acrylic nail extensions kit is also available to purchase alongside the course. The kit includes:

  • Acetone x 1
  • Monomer x 1
  • Liquid Plastic Dropper x 1
  • Acrylic Powder – Clear x 1
  • Acrylic Powder – Pink x 1
  • Acrylic Powder – White x 1
  • Nail Glue x 1
  • Tip Blender x 1
  • Primer x 1
  • Hand Sanitising Spray x 1
  • Nail File x 3
  • Nail Buffer x 1
  • Nail Fresh x 1
  • Lint Free Pads x 50
  • Dappen Dish x 1
  • Acrylic Brush (Number 8) x 1
  • Orangewood Sticks x 5
  • Cuticle Pusher x 1
  • Tip Cutters x 1
  • Quick Shine Buffer x 1
  • Assorted Tips x 100
  • Scissors x 1
  • Disposable Gloves x 3 Pairs
  • Disposable Face Masks x 3
  • Disposable Apron x 3


The online training course has been created by experienced beauticians who will share their knowledge and expertise with you through our online portal. You will have access to a wealth of resources, including video tutorials, written materials, and practice exercises.

Upon completion of the course content, you will be required to upload a case study submission to before receiving a digital certificate upon completion.

This course is the perfect way to learn the skills you need to start a successful career in the Nail industry. With its convenient online format, you can study at your own pace and on your own time to earn your accredited certificate.


This course is fully accredited:


What's Covered In The Online Acrylic Nail Extensions Course

Our professionally created course is packed with everything you need to know to become fully qualified in providing Acrylic Nail Extensions to your clients. Each module of the course is available through our Student Portal, which is saved each time you log in. Allowing you to learn in your own time and at your own pace.

Course Section 1

History of Acrylic Nail Extensions

First Aid

Health & Safety



Treatment Restrictions

PPE Regulations

Workplace Safety

Treatment Safety & Hygiene

Anatomy and Physiology L2

Diseases & Disorders

Contra-indications/ Contra-actions

Course Section 2

Acrylic Nail Extensions Treatment Knowledge

Acrylic, Monomer and Polymerisation

Tools and Equipment

Client Consultation

Acrylic Nail Extensions Procedure

Acrylic Nail Extensions Infill Procedure

Acrylic Nail Extensions Removal Procedure

Course Section 3

Aftercare Advice

Key Facts


Potential Income

Video Demonstration


Potential income

The potential income from offering Acrylic Nail Extension services can be quite lucrative, especially for skilled and dedicated professionals.

The pricing for Acrylic Nail Extension sessions can vary depending on factors like location, spa reputation, and the inclusion of additional services. On average, Acrylic Nail Extension providers can charge £45 per hour. Additionally, repeat business and client loyalty can significantly boost income, as satisfied clients often return for regular treatments. By providing exceptional service and tailoring treatments to individual needs, beauty professionals can establish a loyal customer base, potentially leading to a steady and rewarding income.

Frequently Asked Questions

Once you have purchased a course(s) you will receive an email containing login details to access your student hub. Within the student hub you will gain access to your theory content of your course(s), once you have completed this you will be required to upload a case study submission within your student hub or you can book in for a virtual practical assessment with a tutor, before gaining certification upon completion.

If you do not pass the virtual assessment the tutor will ask you to upload a case study submission to your student hub or rebook a virtual assessment.

Yes, unfortunately re-booking your virtual assessment will incur a £20 fee per rebooking as this covers the of our tutors time.

All courses include theory content, video demonstration, a case study submission or virtual practical assessment, and a hard copy certificate upon completion.

You will need previous experience/pre-requisites to complete any Level 3 courses.

Yes, all our courses are fully insurable, however we recommend checking with your insurance company prior to purchasing the course.

We recommend ABT Insurance, Insync Insurance and Simply Business Insurance.

All courses are accredited by CPD and ABT.

A case study submission can be submitted instantly. A virtual practical assessment can be booked as soon as you have completed the theory part of the course. All virtual assessments are held every Monday with slots available between 8am – 8pm.

No, the courses do not include a kit. However, an equipment and suppliers list are included within the course.

No, unfortunately a case study needs to be completed on a live model, as a client consultation and aftercare advice needs to be carried out.

Unfortunately, we do not offer online advanced aesthetic training however we recommend BG Aesthetics Training Academy. More information can be found under Advanced Training Courses.

At The Beauty Training School, we understand refunds may be requested. Refunds can only be issued if the course content has not been opened within the student hub and you have requested within 30 days from the purchase date. As you can understand our course content is based purely online so should the course have been opened meaning you have access to the course material a refund cannot be issued. If you would like to swap the course you have purchased to a different one, this is possible again if you haven’t already accessed the current course material and you have the necessary pre-requisites required for another course of your choice.

We advise you are 18+ to complete our courses for insurance purposes. You must speak with your insurance company prior to purchasing a course to ensure they will insure you.

We require all students to complete a case study submission or virtual assessment to ensure that the treatment is being carried out safely and correctly. It allows you to ask the tutor questions and gain feedback, along with gaining confidence and reassurance. A case study or virtual assessment is usually required for insurance purposes too.