Nail Lesson


*Students who completed NP/NF courses will be awarded aQuniverse Institute Nail Certificate.

Professional Nail Courses

NP1Nailist Total Master Course

The course provides you all hands-on practical skills. You will be able to work as professional nail artists immediately after completing the course.
JNEC 3rd grade / 2nd grade / 1st grade, JNA Gel Nail pre-examination lessons are included in this course.

☆Acquirement
NE 3rd grade / 2nd grade / 1st grade, (JNA) Gel Examination
☆Tuition
HK$50,000 + Student kit HK$9,800
☆Number of Hours
250 hours
☆Duration
Intensive 7 months, Standard 12 months
☆Target
Beginner, Experienced
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
Introduction and theory /
Japanese nail care: Filing nail shape, Cuticle care, Coloring, French polish, Pedicure, Hand and foot treatment /
Repair cracked nails, Tip &amp wrap /
Acrylic sculpture: Natural, Clear, French, Tip overlay, Machine works /
Soak Off Gel: Preparation, Single colour, French, Soak off, Gradation, Refill /
Hard Gel: Single color, French , Gel sculpture, Gel refill, Gel tip overlay, Removal of hard gel /
Flat nail art: Dots, Flowers, Roses, Heart, Animal, Lace /
3D emboss and 3D art: Flowers, Heart, Ribbon, Roses /
Gel nail art: Heart, Check, Dots, Cross between, Animal veins, Mable, Flowers, Peacock, etc /
NEC 3rd grade, 2nd grade, 1st grade, (JNA) Gel Pre-examination lessons /
Salon practical training

NP2Professional Nail Technician Course

You will learn all necessary technical skills as a Nailist. Ideal for students who are unnecessary to take the certificate.
The content of this course is corresponding to JNEC 1st grade, but pre-examination lesson is not included.

☆Acquirement
Corresponding to JNEC 1st grade
☆Tuition
HK$35,700 + Student kit HK$7,800
☆Number of Hours
170 hours
☆Duration
Intensive 4 months, Standard 9 months
☆Target
Beginner, Experienced
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
Introduction and theory /
Japanese nail care: Filing nail shape, Cuticle care, Coloring, French polish, Pedicure, Hand and foot treatment /
Repair cracked nails and Tip & wrap /
Acrylic sculpture: Natural, Clear, French, Tip overlay, Machine works /
Soak Off Gel: Preparation, Single color, French, Soak off, Gradation, Refill, Tip overlay, Gel sculpture /
Hard Gel: Gel tip overlay, Gel sculpture, Gel refill /
Flat nail art: Dots, Flowers, Roses, Heart, Animal, Lace /
3D emboss: Flowers, Heart-shaped, Ribbons, Roses /
Gel Nail art: Heart, Check, Dots, Cross between, Animal viens, Flowers, Mable, Peacock, etc

NP3Junior Nail Technician Course

You will learn the basics of manicure, pedicure, nail art and gel nail in a short term of time. This is ideal for busy people who are unable to take a long term course.
JNEC 3rd grade pre-examination lesson is included in this course.

☆Acquirement
JNEC 3rd grade
☆Tuition
HK$14,960 + Part of student kit HK$1,980
☆Number of Hours
68 hours
☆Duration
Intensive 3 months, Standard 5 months
☆Target
Beginner
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
Introduction and theory /
Japanese nail care: Filing nail shape, Cuticle care, Coloring, French polish, Pedicure /
Soak Off Gel: Basic, Refill, French style, Gradation /
Hard Gel: Gel sculpture, Gel tip overlay, Gel nail art, Machine works /
JNE 3rd grade exam content, 3rd grade exam specified flat art design and mock exam

[Free Choice Courses] 〜Make an original course for your own〜

NF1JNA Nail Care and Color Course

You will learn basic nail skills, manicure (care & color) and pedicure in this course.
JNEC 3rd grade pre-examination lesson is not included in this course.

☆Acquirement
Corresponding to JNEC 3rd grade
☆Tuition
HK$8,800 + Student kit HK$1,980
☆Number of Hours
40 hours
☆Duration
Standard 2 months
☆Target
Beginner, Experienced, Hobby
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
Introduction and theory /
Japanese nail care: Filing nail shape, Cuticle care, Coloring, French polish, Pedicure, Hand and foot treatment, Exam specified flat art design

NF2Soak Off Gel Course

ou will learn basic gel nail skills and gel nail art with SOAK OFF GEL.
JNA Gel Nail pre-examination lesson is not included in this course.

☆Acquirement
Corresponding to Elementary and Intermediate of JNA Gel Nail Examination
☆Tuition
HK$7,920 + Student kit HK$2,600
☆Number of Hours
36 hours
☆Duration
Standard 2 months
☆Target
Beginner, Experienced, Hobby
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
Soak Off Gel: Preparation, Single color, French, Soak off, Gradation, Repair, Refill, Tip overlay, Gel sculpture /
Gel Nail art: Heart, Check, Dots, Cross between, Animal viens, Flowers, Mable, Peacock, etc

NF3Hard Gel Course

You will learn basic gel nail skills and gel nail art with HARD GEL.

☆Tuition
HK$4,620 + Student kit HK$2,600
☆Number of Hours
21 hours
☆Duration
Standard 3 months
☆Target
Beginner, Experienced, Hobby
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
Hard Gel: Preparation, Natural overlay, French, Tip overlay, Gel sculpture, Refill, Removal

NF4Professional Acrylic Course

You will learn the acrylic system as a higher level of nail extension in this course.
JNEC 1st grade pre-examination lesson is not included in this course.

☆Acquirement
Corresponding to JNEC 1st grade
☆Tuition
HK$10,000 + Student kit HK$2,500
☆Number of Hours
40 hours
☆Duration
Standard 3 months
☆Target
Beginner, Experienced
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
Natural sculpture / Tip overlay / Acrylic refill / Remove of acrylics

NF5Business Support Course

This course is for people thinking of opening your own nail salon. Suitable for people who completed our professional course or experienced or graduated from nail art school. Experienced instructors assist you in being a salon owner and opening a salon. Practical business knowledge, internship at salon, speeding up lesson, set-up salon advisory, product knowledge will be provided.

☆Tuition
HK$9,800
☆Number of Hours
40 hours
☆Duration
Intensive 1 month, Standard 2 months
☆Target
Experienced, Nail course graduate
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
How to start a nail salon business / Internship at salon / Speed up lessons / Start-up business advisory / Product knowledge

[Optional Courses] 〜Additional course for NF2, NF3, NF4〜

NOP1Filing & Cuticle Care Course

☆Tuition
HK$1,600
☆Number of Hours
6 hours

NOP2Machine Course

☆Tuition
HK$800
☆Number of Hours
3 hours

JNEC/JNA Exam Preparation Course

This course focuses on how to pass the nail artist examination held in Japan. You will practice important points of exams and overcome your challenges through mock exams. Preparation for the written exam is included. Both Chinese and English written exams are available for JNEC 3rd grade.

NL3JNEC 3rd Grade Exam Prep Course

☆Tuition
HK$9,000
☆Number of Hours
36 hours
☆Duration
1.5~3 months
☆Target
Beginner, Experienced, Hobby
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
JNE 3rd grade knowledge, Key points in examination, Japanese nail care, Shaping, Coloring, Nail art, Mock examination, Case studies

NL2JNEC 2nd Grade Exam Prep Course

☆Tuition
HK$7,500
☆Number of Hours
30 hours
☆Duration
1.5~3 months
☆Target
Experienced, JNE Level 3 nail technician
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
JNE 2nd grade knowledge, Key points in examination, Japanese nail care, shaping, Coloring, Tip and wrap, Nail art, Mock examination, Case studies

NL1JNEC 1st Grade Exam Prep Course

☆Tuition
HK$7,500
☆Number of Hours
30 hours
☆Duration
1.5~3 months
☆Target
Acrylic nail experienced, JNE level 2 nail technician
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
JNE 1st grade knowledge, Key points in examination, Acrylic extensions, Acrylic tip overlay, 3D nail art, Mock examination, Case studies

NL4JNA Elementary Gel Nail Examination Course

☆Tuition
HK$3,000
☆Number of Hours
12 hours
☆Duration
1~2 months
☆Target
Gel nail experienced
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
JNA Gel elementary knowledge, Key points in examination, Japanese nail care, Shaping, Coloring, Single gel applications, Gel nail art, Mock examination, Case studies

NL5JNA Intermediate Gel Nail Examination Course

☆Tuition
HK$4,250
☆Number of Hours
17 hours
☆Duration
1~2 months
☆Target
Gel nail experienced, JNA elementary gel nail technician
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
JNA gel intermediate knowledge, Key points in examination, Gel removal, French, Gradation gel applications, Clear gel extension, Mock examination, Case studies

NL6JNA Advance Gel Nail Examination Course

☆Tuition
HK$5,000
☆Number of Hours
20 hours
☆Duration
1.5~3 months
☆Target
Gel nail experienced, JNA intermediate gel nail technician
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
JNA gel advance knowledge, Key points in examination, Clear gel extensions, Gel tip overlay (natural and french), Nail art, Mock examination, Case studies

Nail Hobby Classes

NH1Gel Nail Hobby Class

You will learn basic gel nail skills which is popular as it lasts longer. You will be able to enjoy gel nail art on your nails.

☆Tuition
HK$3,000 (materials will be provided by institute, or can be brought by students)
☆Number of Hours
12 hours
☆Duration
1~2 months
☆Target
Beginner, Experienced
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
Preparation, Single colour, French, Gradation, Marble, Water pollution, Soak off, Heart-shaped, Dots, Round five, flowers

NH2Manicure Hobby Class

You will learn cuticle care and coloring as basic nail art skills in this course.

☆Tuition
HK$3,000
☆Number of Hours
12 hours
☆Duration
1.5~3 months
☆Target
Beginner, Experienced
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
Filing nail shape, Cuticle care, Coloring

NH3Flat Nail Art Hobby Class

You will learn basic flat nail art in this course. You can enjoy learning casually even if you are beginners.

☆Tuition
HK$3,000
☆Number of Hours
12 hours
☆Duration
1.5~3 months
☆Target
Beginner, Experienced
[ Sample Lesson Plan ]
Coloring, French coloring, Nail polish designs, Gradation, Flat art designs(Dots, Round five flowers, Sharp five flowers, Leaves, Roses, Heart-shaped, Animal veins
What is JNA Japan Nailist Association?

JNA has been established with the aim to promote development of nail industry in Japan in 1985. They contribute to popularization of nail art and to improvement in the skills of nail artists by conducting various training and credentialing examinations, and are making efforts to expand nail industry.

What is JNE Japan Nailist Examination?

The credentialing examinations are conducted by JNE Japan Nailist Examination Center with the aim to improve skills and knowledge of nail artists. They set a global standard to make nail artists suitable for global market. You will need to pass the examination first 3rd grade and 2nd grade and 1st grade in order.

3rd grade
Basic skills such as nail care, coloring and flat art will be tested
2nd grade
Professional level skills & knowledge on nail care, repairing, flat art and tip & wrap will be tested
1st grade
Overall skills & knowledge required for top level nail artists will be tested
What is JNA Gel Nail Examination?

JNA Japan Nailist Association founded the examinations with the aim to promote development of safe gel nail. Necessary gel nail theory and skills required for professional nail artists at their salons will be tested.

Elementary grade
Basic gel nail skills & knowledge will be tested
Intermediate grade
Professional level required for working at nail salons of gel nail skills & knowledge will be tested
Advanced grade
Overall skills & knowledge required for gel nail specialists will be tested