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The Liquid & Powder Course using CND's Retention+ Liquid and Powder system provides the necessary platform upon which the novice can become a professional. Carefully crafted to balance the essential theoretical and practical application skills, unique in their approach and allow budding professionals to get out into the field and start practicing safely right away.

In each Novice course you will cover the following:

  • Health, safety and sanitation
  • Client consultation
  • Natural nail anatomy & physiology
  • Prepping
  • Tipping
  • Enhancement and product application over tips
  • Rebalancing and maintenance
  • Safe removal of enhancements
  • Skill Building

You will need:

  • Smart dress
  • A passport sized photo of yourself
  • Natural nails (no nail enhancements or nail enamel)
  • Model only needed on day 2 and 3 if doing one - one
  • Notepad and pens
  • No nail enhancements to be worn throughout
  • A model on day 4 between the hours of 1 pm and 4pm
  • Professional attitude

You will receive:
A CND Liquid & Powder Intro Pack that includes:


  • Retention+ Sculpting Liquid 118 mL (4 fl oz)
  • Perfect Color Sculpting Powders
  • Clear 22 g (.8 oz)
  • Pure White - Opaque 22 g (.8 oz)
  • Pure Pink - Sheer 22 g (.8 oz)
  • Velocity Tips Natural 100 Tray
  • Performance Forms Silver 300 ct
  • NailPrime 15 mL (.5 fl oz)
  • GelBond 2 g (.07 oz)
  • ProStyler Brush #8


  • ScrubFresh 236 mL (8 fl oz)
  • Cuticle Away 177 mL (6 fl oz)
  • SolarOil 7.3 mL (.25 fl oz)
  • File & Buffer Sampler
  • Dappen Dish & Cover
  • Eye Dropper


  • Liquid & Powder Enhancement Workbook
  • DVD


Course Duration
One Day a Week for 4 Weeks - 12 noon -6pm
Two days a week for 2 weeks - 12 noon - 6pm
One night a week for 8 weeks - 7pm -9:30 pm

Commences: Call for detals on available start dates.

Course Fee: Please call for price details

Course Deposit: Please call for price details

What do I need to buy?
Nothing, Everything is included. You might want to buy extra things like sanitise gel or couch roll. But kit and all training equiptment is supplied for you.

Course Fees:
American Beauty College must receive full course fees 1 week before students commence the course.
Deposits are non-refundable.