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Achieve Your Goals with Our Acrylic Nail Course in New South Wales, Australia

We designed our acrylic nail course to train beginners and intermediate skill levels with hands-on training. Our instructors provide high-quality nail artist training in an intimate environment to accelerate skills and build knowledge. Working with small-group acrylic nail classes to give students personalised attention. You’ll explore everything, from acrylic nail theory to actual practical work to provide excellent client services.

What You Will Learn:

  • Intro to Nail Anatomy
  • How to use your Nail Tools – Drill bits, E-File, Nippers and more.
  • Client Consultation and Retention
  • Correct Cuticle Prep
  • How to polish Gel
  • Safe Removal of Enhancements
  • Intro to Acrylic
  • Bead Control and Application
  • Shaping and Filing
  • Nail Art – Ombre, Marble, French, Gems, Encapsulation and more.
  • How to take the perfect Nailfie
  • Marketing and Business – How to get started!
  • And so much more!

This course has been designed to ensure you walk away confident and successful in your nail career!

The Most Effective Nail Design Training

Acrylic nail design perfectly balances technique and artistry, providing clients with beautiful nails they can appreciate. In our acrylic nail courses in New South Wales, Australia, you will learn the most effective techniques to create beautiful acrylic nail enhancements and creative designs. Attend our intimate acrylic nail course helps you grow your skills and get excellent results for clients. You can practice what you learn, giving practical experience that translates into success.

Acrylic nail courses in New South Wales, Australia, provide the expertise and nail artist training necessary to advance your career. Whether you’re interested in starting in nail design or want to expand your horizons, you will find the best nail design training from our instructors. We recognise the value of honing skills and techniques to keep up with the ever-changing industry. Enroll in our acrylic nail workshop today!

Become the Next Big Nail Artist!

Course Overview

July  (Spots Filling Up)

Day 1: Tue, 9 Jul
Day 2: Wed, 10 Jul
Day 3: Thu, 11 Jul
Day 4: Fri, 12 Jul
Day 5: Sun, 14 Jul

August – Melbourne (Enrolments Open)

Day 1: Wed, 7 Aug
Day 2: Thu, 8 Aug
Day 3: Fri, 9 Aug
Day 4: Sat, 10 Aug
Day 5: Sun, 11 Aug

September (Enrolments Open)

Day 1: Sat, 14 Sept
Day 2: Sun, 15 Sept
Day 3: Sun, 22 Sept
Day 4: Sat, 28 Sept
Day 5: Sun, 29 Sept

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Through theoretical and practical work, you will learn;

  • Nail Anatomy, Safe Hygiene, Work, Health and Safety Practices
  • How to Set up and Sanitise your Nail Station
  • Provide Manicures, Fullsets and Infills – Using Gel Polish and Acrylic
  • Use of an E-File and Nail Tools – ie. Nippers, Files, Drill Bits, etc.
  • Correct Cuticle and Nail Prep
  • Work with Nail Tips and Extensions
  • How to Polish with Gel Polish
  • Acrylic Application, Bead Control and Techniques
  • Perfect French Ombré
  • Nail Art and Designs
  • Correct and Safe Acrylic Removal
  • Marketing and Social Media Strategies
  • Consultations and How to keep them coming back
  • And so much more..

All learning styles will be covered;

Visual (Spatial): You learn by looking and seeing.
Verbal (Linguistic): You learn by using words, both in speech and writing.
Physical (Kinesthetics): You learn by using your body, hands and sense of touch.

All students will receive a Bespoke Acrylic Suitcase that is exclusive to students of CJ Academy only. This will make you stand out from the crowd and be recognised as an Expert!

With over 40 items packed into the kit, valued over $2,000.

Students will receive:

  • Mobile Suitcase on Wheels 
  • Portable & Cordless Nail Drill
  • Portable & Cordless Nail Lamp  
  • Drill Bits
  • Acrylic Brush Size 14
  • Acrylic Powders
  • And many more..

General Pricing: $4,899.00

Payment Plans are also available via PayRight and is subject to approval.  To apply click here.

Taught Industry Leaders, Our instructors will ensure you walk away confident from this course.

You will receive..

  • Intense Hands on Training
  • Exclusive Mobile Nail Kit (Valued Over $2,000)
  • Portable & Cordless E-File (Nail Drill)
  • Portable & Cordless UV/LED Nail Lamp
  • Certificate of Completion – Acknowledged as ‘CJ Certified’
  • Customised Learning Styles
  • Access to Lifetime Email Support
  • Access to Exclusive Discounts from our Partners & Sponsors 
  • Access to CJ Academy’s Private Nail Community
  • Additional Tools and Products will be provided for training
  • Live Demonstrations
  • Plus so much more..

Completing this course will provide you with:

  • A strong foundation to start working on clients immediately
  • Potential Employment at CJ Artistry or any other salon
  • Stating your own business
  • How to market your business on social media
  • And so much more..
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JULY 2024
$ 4899
  • Complete Nail Kit (Valued at $2,000) - Ready to start on Clients!
  • Hands on Training
  • Exclusive Parter Discounts & Lifetime Support
  • Certificate of Completion - Certified by CJ
  • Live Training in a Salon Environment, Group & 1:1 Training
  • Plus so much more..






CJ Artistry 1/65-71 Cowper St, Granville NSW 2142

Salon First 54 Brindley St, Dandenong South VIC 3175


JULY 9/7/24 - 14/7/24
AUGUST 7/8/24 - 11/8/24 (Melbourne)
SEPTEMBER 14/9/24 - 29/9/24


Standard: $4899


Frequently Asked Questions

To get started is easy!

To get ahead in this creative career a deposit of $500 is required to secure your training.

The remaining amount can be arranged in instalments or payable 2 weeks prior to your start date.

This workshop is a great for anyone that has little to no Nail Experience and/or someone wanting to learn more about Acrylic Application. A great way to upskill.

We are located upstairs inside CJ Artistry 1/65-71 Cowper St, Granville NSW, (Corner Bold st).

Street parking and limited undercover parking is available. We are also a 3 minute walk from Granville Train Station.

Students will be training on dummy hands until the Educators feel confident that the student is ready to work on a real model. A Model will be required for your Assessment Day in which you will be given notice when and what day a model is required.

In unusual circumstances when you can’t get a model you will have options to work on either your own hands. We do not encourage this though, you must ensure that you are able to get a reliable model where required so that we can properly assess your work.

Our group sessions are kept intimate to ensure each student receives enough training.

Salon Training is definitely available for the right candidate.

Please express to us once you’ve enrolled.

All applicants must be 16 years or older in order to apply to study at CJ Academy.

Yes this is available. Please contact us via email

Please click here for our payment plans with Payright.

We can also set you up on a Direct Debit Plan.

Please email for more information.

Our trainers will be speaking in English, but is also fluent in Vietnamese. If English is your second language, please email us for further information –

Since we are a private training organisation, we do not directly offer any VET-fee help. We do however offer payment plan options via Payright and Afterpay.

A ‘CJ Certified’ Certificate of Completion will be issued to students who successfully complete a course and workshop
*Does not apply to Look & Learns.

To begin working from home as a Nail Technician you will need to register with your local council.

If you are sick or absent for a class, you can make it up within the next day of class or replicating look offsite and sending a picture through to your trainer. Your certificate will not be issued till you can demonstrate all modules taught. You can book a one on one lesson at an extra cost if needed.

We encourage all enrolees to Book a Free Discovery Call. We believe this is important as it gives you the opportunity to ask questions, and find out more about the courses we offer. We can also ensure that you’ve chosen the course that is best for you. Please contact us via the website to make an appointment.

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Accelerated Acrylic Course

From: $500.00

General Pricing: $4899 (or pay in full and SAVE $244.95)

July – 2024 (Spots filling up)

Day 1: Tue, 9 Jul
Day 2: Wed, 10 Jul
Day 3: Thu, 11 Jul
Day 4: Fri, 12 Jul
Day 5: Sun, 14 Jul

August – 2024 – Melbourne (Enrolments Open)
Salon First 54 Brindley St, Dandenong South VIC 3175

Day 1: Wed, 7 Aug
Day 2: Thu, 8 Aug
Day 3: Fri, 9 Aug
Day 4: Sat, 10 Aug
Day 5: Sun, 11 Aug

September – 2024 (Enrolments Open)

Day 1: Sat, 14 Sept
Day 2: Sun, 15 Sept
Day 3: Sun, 22 Sept
Day 4: Sat, 28 Sept
Day 5: Sun, 29 Sept

Click here to register for future dates.

Payment Plans available with Payright subject to approval. More information can be found here.

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