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Manicure and Pedicure

My Distance Learning College


Realizing the value of a well-groomed exterior in enhancing self confidence, this avenue of beauty therapy is becoming of great importance to both females and males. The primary aim of this course is to prepare students for good employment prospects in the beauty industry.

The College has a reputation for friendly and approachable staff who will help students who wish to develop a career in beauty. The course is delivered as a home study program with constant tutor support to assist you to complete your course assignments successfully.

This course covers topics such as:

  • 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
  • Sterilization & hygiene procedures
  • Common problems


On completion of your course, you will receive two qualifications:

Manicure and Pedicure Diploma

Manicure and Pedicure Diploma issued by My Distance Learning College, entitling you to use the letters SAC Dip after your name.

NCFE Level 3 Manicure and Pedicure Award

This Course leads to an NCFE Level 3 Award Certificate for successful learners. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 3 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland (in which case GCSE's are at levels 1 and 2 and A Levels are at level 3). In accrediting the program at level 3, NCFE attests that its learning outcomes are at an equivalent level to a level 3 national qualification.

This award has been designed by My Distance Learning College to meet specific learners' or employers' requirements. Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning program has been scrutinized and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.


After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

course quick facts
course code DED9507
cost $398.00
estimated time to
complete course
112 Hours
course materials
365 Days