Manicure and pedicure Diploma


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With beauty at the top of every male and females list, and with the beauty industry worth £17 billion to the UK economy, there is every reason to pursue a career in this field.

Everyone benefits from a beauty treatment. With hands and feet being two of the most exposed areas of the body, a Manicure or Pedicure treatment is most essential.

Not only is it deeply relaxing, but it can also give confidence to the receiver about their appearance, and encourage them to maintain healthy hands, feet and nails.

What is the difference between a Manicure and a Pedicure?

In simple terms, Manicure is a beauty treatment for the fingernails and hand, whilst a Pedicure is a beauty treatment for feet and legs.



  • Understand the main functions of the skin and Identify the diseases of the skin and sweat glands
  • Understand the appearance and causes of common types of skin lesions


  • Understand the functions of the foot with regards to weight bearing, locomotion and shock absorption
  • Understand disorders of the foot caused by posture stresses and foot wear
  • Recognise treatable foot conditions


  • Understand the basic structure of the nail and how the nail plate is formed
  • Learn in detail how toenails should be cut


  • Explore the implements involved in manicures and pedicures
  • Learn about the cosmetics involved
  • Understand key consultation questions used to assess clients nail history and condition
  • Understand contra-indications, which prevent a manicure and pedicure treatment


  • Learn how to perform a manicure, understand the purpose and benefits
  • Explore Specialist Treatments such as hot oil manicures and Hand and arm Exfoliation
  • Understand the importance of hand cleansing, protection and nourishment
  • Identify the stages of a pedicure procedure


  • Look at the principles of massage and the main movements involved
  • Recognise benefits of massage
  • Understand the contra indications to massage
  • Understand how to select the most appropriate massage medium for individual clients


  • Understand the sterilisation methods used for nail care treatments
  • Identify the general salon hygiene procedures which contribute to the hygiene of your salon
  • Understand your personal hygiene requirements
  • Identify steps in assessing a new business opportunity


  • This course will play an important part in your beauty therapy journey. It’s a gateway to other areas of the industry.
  • The beauty industry is filled with many chances to meet and work with fascinating people.
  • This area of beauty also encourages the health benefits of well-kept hands and feet.
  • You have the flexibility of choosing your location and operating hours.
  • You can use the knowledge and techniques to pamper friends and family too.
  • Anatomy of upper limbs & hands
  • Anatomy of lower limbs & feet
  • Structure & disorders of the nails
  • Nail care – implements & cosmetics
  • Manicure & pedicure procedures & contra-indications
  • Hand & foot massage
  • Sterilisation & hygiene procedures
  • Common problems

Additional information

Exams Included


Course Type

Online Course

Expiry Date After Purchase

1 year

Device Processor

1 gigahertz (GHz)

RAM Required

1 GB

Operating System

iOS, Mac OS, Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows 8


Google Chrome, Internet Explorer 8 or above, Mozilla Firefox, Safari 6 or above


Android, iPad, iPhone, Mac, Windows

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  3. Once we receive payment (Cleared Funds), we will issue you a username and password via your email address.
  4. Ease of use – You can study for this course anyplace, anywhere, anytime – 24/7/365 days.
  5. For courses where Exam(s) / assessment(s) are included in price, certificates are issued immediately online once you pass the exam.
  6. You may re-take the assessment if you fail as many times as possible before the expiry date.
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  8. All our courses last for 6 months to a year before it expires after purchase. Some courses do not expire at all. Please check additional Information for appropriate expiry date
  9. No need to cancel social meetings or rush due to traffic for a webinar. Study at your own pace.
  10. All our courses are accredited and designed by professionals in United Kingdom – They are all UK accredietd courses.


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