The 1 System – Gel Course – Gel Polish


From R272.00 per month, over 12 months with Mobicred

Welcome to the 1 System – Gel Course, a focused 1-day program concentrated on Gel Polish application for beginners. This course is designed to furnish you with the essential skills and techniques required for beautiful gel nail polish applications. By the end of the course, you will be fully prepared to offer professional gel polish nail services to your clients.



This is a great training course for learning techniques for gel polish overlays.  This course is intended for new Technicians, or a refresher for those who have been away from the industry for some time.

Conversion training is available should you already be qualified in gel polish systems.  Please see the Conversion Training for details.

NB* Tip application is an optional extra on all Gel system courses, for more information, please see the Tip Application Product.


  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Price: R2900 without Lamp, R3150 with lamp – Kit Included, Exam Fee and Certificate fee (From R272,00 per month over 12 months with Mobicred)
    All Trainees will be required to complete a Theory and Practical Examination within 3 months of
    completing their training. A full, detailed portfolio of evidence per course will be required prior to the
    examination to show that you completed your practical work.
    Should you need to re-do your practical exam a fee of R750 will be payable for re-examination and R250
    for theory papers.
    Certificates of Competence will be issued only after the successful completion of the examination.
  • Learning is done on yourself, a training hand and you will be required to bring a model


Kit Content:

(The kit is strategically compiled to offer you the necessary tools and products to practice and master gel polish techniques.  All products are full salon size)

100/180 Half Moon File (x1)

180/240 Straight File (x1)
White Buffing Block

5 Piece Nail Tool Set
Acetone (125ml)

Cuticle Remover Gel (15ml)
Sanitizer (125ml)

Nail wipes (100)
10 Soak Off Caps

Soak Off Pads (50)
Gel Polish Base Coat (10ml)

Cuticle Oil
Gel Polish Top Coat (10ml)

Gel Polish – Red (10ml)
Gel Polish – White (10ml)

Nail Brush

48W LED Starter Lamp
Training Manual

Crystal Clawz Cosmetic Bag


Course Content:

Our training will include both theory and hands on practical training to prepare you for starting up your business.

Your training will include the following:

  • Nail Anatomy & Physiology
  • Diseases and contra-indications
  • Professional Client Consultation
  • Salon hygiene
  • Workstation & Environment
  • Nail Preparation
  • Gel Polish Application & Removal


Additional information

Lamp option

With Lamp, Without lamp

Mobicred Instalment

With lamp, Without lamp

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