Hairspray Nail Courses

At Hairspray's nail academy we have trained thousands of people across Ireland that have now become successful nail technicians. Our one day intensive course commences every second Wednesday. The price for your training and nail kit with all your essentials to start your new career is only €295.

Please call (01) 429 5688 for more information or to enrol. The courses are held at our Nail Academy in 27 Henry Street Dublin 1.

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Gel Nail Course – €295

Our Gel Nail Course is a 1 day intensive course. During this course you will master the application of Gel Nails and Love Gel Colour Polish. Our training includes nail anatomy, prepping the natural nail bed, adding nail extensions and gel application. You will receive professional hands on training from our instructor, Anita who will ensure you have fully learned all the technical aspects of the course for you to have the confidence and ability to start working on your own clients after the course by applying a full set of gel nail extensions.

This nail course is an intensive course which will prepare you for a professional career as a nail technician. You will receive a full kit on the day and a diploma on completion of the course.

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Entry Requirements

Everyone is welcome to enrol on our gel nail course. We accept students that have no experience at all and students who would like to brush up their current techniques.

This course is over 16's. If you are between 16-18 years old, we require a letter of parental consent for you to enrol in this course.

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Class Sizes

We are committed to ensuring you gain the most, academically and personally, during your course with Hairspray. To facilitate this, we limit our class sizes to a maximum of 6 students, so every student gets one on one time with the tutor. We also ask each student to team up and work on each other. With these uniquely small classes, we create the environment for you to get to know your class partner, you can then feel comfortable and for our tutor to have the time to attend to the needs of you and your class partner.

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After Support

When you complete your course and start your new career, should you have any problems you need to iron out, you are welcome back to re-sit the course free of charge to go over any issues that you may be having.

Course Structure

This is a 1-day intensive course, where we train you in the application, removal and aftercare of gel nails.

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Content Modules

  • Structure of the natural nail
  • General nail diseases and disorders
  • The purpose and types of nail extensions
  • Nail tools and how to use them
  • Sanitization of tools and implements and the importance of this
  • Prepping the nail plate correctly
  • Step by step application of gel overlays on the natural nail
  • Step by step clear gel application on an extension
  • Aftercare advice to give your clients


Can I do this course without any previous experience?
Yes, we welcome all students, no experience required.

Do I need to bring a model? No, we ask that each student team up with another student on the day. This provides a better learning technique. Please make sure your own nails are completely free of nail tips and polish for the day.

Do I need to bring anything with me?
No, you will receive a full kit on the day with everything you will need to get started. There is a short break in the afternoon, you might want to make sure you have some money with you to have some lunch outside the classroom.

What certification do I get from this course?
You will receive a diploma accredited by Hairspray.


To Book this course, please make a full course payment by calling 01 429 5688. You can pay by credit card over the phone or by bank transfer. Payment must be made a minimum of a week before the course is due to commence. Please book early to avoid disappointment.

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