top of page
home brick 00
Perfect nails.png

Nailed it.

Up-skill for your 

career in beauty.

Be your

beautiful self

Gel Nails Course

SHBBNLS008: Apply gel and dip powder nail enhancements

This course is designed for those wishing to develop the skills and knowledge to begin a career in the nail technology stream of the beauty industry. It requires the ability to consult with clients, select suitable products and techniques, and apply gel nail enhancements that include overlays, colour gel, refills, tips and French. The gel nail enhancement service can be an individual service or form part of a series of services. This unit applies to beauty therapists and nail technicians who work in beauty and nail salons, and spas. On success completion of the course, you will be able to prepare for gel nail service, remove gel enhancements, apply, refill or repair gel nails, review service and clean service area.

Start my career in beauty.


Total estimate including home study and assessment is 80 hours. To graduate and receive your award certificate, you are required to complete all the course requirements within three months after commencement date of the course in accordance with the ABTA student policies and procedures.


  • Attendance record - class attendance

  • Written assignment

  • Practical assessment: minimum of 4 treatment records to satisfactory level


We have a number of intakes throughout each year. See our calendar of enrolments and holidays.

Tuition Fees

Course is $250. Includes $100 deposit, non-refundable. Plus you are required to purchase a Nail tool Kit at $65 or a full Gel Nail starter kit at $350 from ABTA prior or on the course commencement date.

Payment total amount needs to be paid at least one week prior to commencement date. The fee above covers the cost for all module notes and use of all products, disposables in the academy.

Qualification awarded

SHBBNLS008: Apply gel and dip powder nail enhancements.

Statement of Attainment. Nationally recognised award.


SHBBNLS011 Use electric file equipment for nail services

Quick, places filling fast.

Get working in the 

thriving beauty business.

Are you looking to refine and improve your undying passion for beauty? We offer a range of beauty courses for those just getting into the industry to those looking to up-skill.

Diploma Courses

Diploma of Beauty Therapy - SHB50115 

Diploma of Screen and Media - CUA51015

International Diploma Courses

Certificate Courses

Makeup I Course- SHBBMUP002

Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics - SHB20116 

Certificate III in Beauty Services - SHB30115 

Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy – SHB40115

Short Courses

ABTA Advanced Nails

Manicure & Pedicure Course - SHBBNLS001

Acrylic Nail Course - SHBBNLS003

Gel Nail Course - SHBBNLS002

Facial Foundations Course- SHBBFAS002

Spray Tanning Course - SHBBBOS001

Lash Extension Course - SHBBMUP001

Lash & Brow Course - SHBBFAS001

Lash Lifting Course

Swedish Massage - SHBBBOS002

train in an industry that

is always in demand.


Ready to

dazzle 'em?

Express yourself everyday

with a Makeup career




bottom of page