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Master the art of color. Discover how to identify clients’ needs and recommend the best color coating dependent on nail type, lifestyle and style preference. Learn perfect polish application, proper removal and how to enhance speed with proven techniques using SHELLAC® Brand 14+ Day Nail Color and VINYLUX® Weekly Polish.

REWARDS:

  • CND Logo Curette
  • Master Painter Certificate
  • Listing on cnd.com Salon Locator as a SHELLAC® Brand Master and SHELLAC® Brand Certified Pro*

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* You must be a licensed Salon Professional to be SHELLAC® Brand Certified and to receive CND Master Painter recognition. SHELLAC® Brand Certified Pro status is good for three years from the date of participation in a CND qualifying event.

 

Duration:
Self-Paced. Start Anytime. 6 Months to Complete.

 

CEU Value:
None at this time.

$250.00
plus shipping and handling


Course Syllabus

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LESSON 1 - Welcome & Overview - 5 mins

  • Welcome Video
  • Introduction of what you will learn in this course

LESSON 2 - Color Theory - 30 mins

  • Basic Fundamentals of Color
  • Skin Tone Analysis
  • Interactive Course Activities
  • Quiz

LESSON 3 - VINYLUX® Weekly Polish Science - 20 mins

  • Overview of VINYLUX® Weekly Polish System
  • Traditional Polish vs VINYLUX®
  • Interactive Course Activities
  • Quiz

LESSON 4 – P.E.P. - 20 mins

  • Overview on Structure of the Nail Unit
  • Demo Video
  • Interactive Course Activities
  • Quiz

LESSON 5 – VINYLUX® Single Color Application - 20 mins

  • Demo Video
  • Hands-On Activity

LESSON 6 – VINYLUX® French Application - 20 mins

  • Hands-On Activity

LESSON 7 – VINYLUX® Removal - 15 mins

  • Demo Video
  • Hands-On Activity
  • Quiz

LESSON 8 – VINYLUX® Core Art - Layering - 30 mins

  • Overview Video
  • 3 Hands-On Activities
  • 3 Demo Videos

LESSON 9 – VINYLUX® Core Art - Additives - 30 mins

  • Overview Video
  • 2 Hands-On Activities
  • 2 Demo Videos

LESSON 10 – VINYLUX® Core Art – Polish Transfers - 30 mins

  • Overview Video
  • 2 Hands-On Activities
  • 2 Demo Videos

LESSON 11 – VINYLUX® Core Art – Stamping - 20 mins

  • Overview Video
  • Hands-On Activity
  • Demo Video

LESSON 12 – SHELLAC® Brand Science - 30 mins

  • Overview of SHELLAC® System
  • SHELLAC® Brand Difference
  • Interactive Course Activities
  • Quiz

LESSON 13 – SHELLAC® Single Color Application - 20 mins

  • Demo Video
  • Hands-On Activity

LESSON 14 – SHELLAC® French Application - 20 mins

  • Demo Video
  • Hands-On Activity

LESSON 15 – SHELLAC® Removal - 15 mins

  • System Overview
  • Demo Video
  • Hands-On Activity

LESSON 16 – SHELLAC® Core Art - Layering - 25 mins

  • Overview Video
  • Shades Overview
  • 3 Hands-On Activities
  • 3 Demo Videos

LESSON 17 – SHELLAC® Core Art - Additives - 25 mins

  • Overview Video
  • 3 Hands-On Activities
  • 3 Demo Videos

LESSON 18 – SHELLAC® Core Art - Sponging - 25 mins

  • Overview Video
  • 3 Hands-On Activities
  • 3 Demo Videos

LESSON 19 – SHELLAC® Core Art - Glitter - 20 mins

  • Overview Video
  • 2 Hands-On Activities
  • 2 Demo Videos

LESSON 20 – Business Building - 30 mins

  • Overview
  • Key to Personal Wellness
  • Key to Excellent Customer Service
  • Best Salon Practices
  • Building a Service Menu

LESSON 21 – Course Close - 30 mins

  • Final Course Assessment

Approximate Total Time - 8 hours

Technical/System Requirements

  • An internet connection.
  • One of the following supported devices is recommended. CNDU™ may work on other devices, but is not guaranteed.
    • Desktop computer
    • Laptop computer
    • iOS Devices running iOS version 9.0+ (e.g. iPhone series 4-7, iPad series 3+, iPad mini series 2+)
    • Android devices running Android OS 4.0+ (e.g. Samsung Galaxy Series, LG, Google Nexus/Pixel)
  • One of the following supported browsers is recommended. CNDU™ may work on alternative browsers, but is not guaranteed.
    • Chrome (latest release)
    • Firefox (latest release)
    • Safari (latest release)
    • Internet Explorer/Edge (latest release)
  • JavaScript must be enabled on the web browser.
  • Cookies must be enabled on the web browser.

For more detailed information, please see our FAQs page.

Materials Provided

SHELLAC® Base Coat 7.3 ml (.25 fl oz)
SHELLAC® Top Coat 7.3 ml (.25 fl oz)
XPRESS5™ Top Coat 7.3 ml (.25 fl oz)
4 SHELLAC® Color Coats 7.3 ml (.25 fl oz):
Cream Puff
Romantique
Wildfire
Tropix
SCRUBFRESH® 59 mL (2 fl oz)
SOLAROIL® 15 mL (.5 fl oz)
Isopropyl Alcohol 59 mL (2 fl oz)
SHELLAC® Nourishing Remover 59 mL (2 fl oz)
Kanga™ File 1
Orangewood Stick 1
CuticleAway™ 177 mL (6 fl oz)
CND® Foil Remover Wraps 10-pk
CND® LED Lamp
SHELLAC® Brochure

 
plus shipping and handling
Welcome to CND University – Online Education for the Nail Professional. CNDU™ advances the state of the industry through quality education, designed to empower the Nail Professional to deliver premium services for salon success. Discover endless creative possibilities with quality products and support that revolutionize salon services, attract new clientele, increase loyalty and ensure repeat visits. CNDU™ offers three paths of learning; Color, Gel and Liquid & Powder. Master the art of color with the VINYLUX® Weekly Polish System, become a nail style trend expert or a SHELLAC® Brand Certified Pro. Discover how BRISA® Gel creates instant length and shape on less than perfect nails. Learn to master fundamental RETENTION +® Liquid & Powder techniques create dramatic enhancements that transform the look of the most troubled nail. CNDU™. Education Redefined.