Diploma in Beauty Therapy (Nails) City & Guilds Level 2 | DBTC&G2

Course modules

C&G-M/601/3937 Provide and Maintain Nail Enhancement
C&G-L/601/4450 Provide Nail Art
C&G-/600/8763 Follow Health and Safety Practice

What will I learn?

This course will enable you to work with the following Nail enhancements:
  • Acrylic Nail Application
  • Gel Nail Application
  • Overlays
  • Gel Polish
  • Nail Art
This City & Guilds certified course will enable you to work as a self-employed mobile therapist, in a Salon, Spa or similar environment.

Please note there are materials required for this course

Materials cost is approx. €300 :
  • Acrylic Nail Brush €50 good one, buy cheap you buy twice
  • Gel Brush €20
  • Acrylic Starter Kit €100
  • Gel Starter Kit with lamp €100

How is this course taught?

This part time course is taught in person. Classes take place in the Castlemill Education Centre in Balbriggan. Classes are taught in a dedicated beauty therapy classroom.

When will this course take place?

This course will start in September 2024 and will finish in January 2025. Students will have holidays during the October midterm break and Christmas.

Who can apply for this course?

Adults who live in the Fingal area can apply for this course. A high level of English language and an interest in developing a career in Beauty Therapy is required for the course.

Am I eligible for course funding?

Students on this course are eligible for funding if:

  • they are an early school leaver, or
  • they are receiving a social welfare payment, or
  • they are receiving a carer’s payment, or
  • they have a medical card or G.P. card, or
  • they are signing for credits.

Please note, this course funding does not cover the materials cost highlighted above.

How do I apply?

  • Click here to apply online,
  • Call 01 841 7763 to apply over the phone,
  • Email kevinmccabe@ddletbaes.ie if you have questions about the application process or would like more course information,
  • Visit our centres to apply in person. Locations can be found below.

Centre Locations

Castlemill Education Centre, Balbriggan K32 P237

Sarsfield House, Balbriggan K32 KX82