Beauty Therapy Training Course in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Beauty therapy is an interesting sector to work in. Every day is different from another, there are many opportunities to meet new people and the work can be rewarding too.  Training to be a beauty therapist needs careful consideration.  The standards in training and learning have changed a lot over time, improving the expectations of knowledge and skill that beauty therapists have.  Every new skill is backed up with underpinning knowledge of anatomy and physiology and health and safety. This includes opportunities to develop understanding of pathologies of the body and how they impact the treatments you provide.   There are many aspects to beauty therapy and many professionals choose […]

Aromatherapy Training Course – Become one of the best!

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Essential oils have been used for centuries, by many different cultures.  There is an ancient history of the use of plants as medicines as well as within cosmetics and perfumes.  Tree bark, roots, leaves, petals and flowers are just some of the elements of plants where essences can be obtained from.  When taken from plants, the essences are pure and very strong and this is the reason that only 1 or 2 drops of an essential oil are put into a blend, mixed with a carrier oil, like almond or grapeseed oil. Essential oils can be extremely toxic if used incorrectly. There is a recent trend for putting oils directly on […]

Swedish Massage Training Course – Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, 2018

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This is a fantastic course that can open up a wealth of opportunities – whether you are looking to change your career, offer additional services as part of your beauty treatments, or further develop your understanding in other holistic therapies. Swedish massage is the most popular massage you are likely to come across and covers core massage techniques Effleurage; smooth, long, continuous strokes Petrissage; kneading, muscle and skin rolling, wringing, picking up and vibrations Frictions; circular movements using the thumbs where pressure is gently increased Tapotement; hacking and cupping Each of these techniques help to stretch and stimulate the muscles in order to remove tension and waste products from the cells. […]

Infant Massage Instuctors Course – Cheltenham – January 2018

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Infant Massage Instructor’s Diploma in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire FHT-Accredited January 15th-16th, 2018 – 9.30am – 4.30pm Baby Massage has been scientifically been proven to have positive benefits for both babies and the carers providing the massage.  Many parents have heard that baby massage can help babies with symptoms of colic and sleep issue and so this is still a popular service that new mums in particular look for. Baby Massage Classes tend to be quite small, with a suggestion of no more than 8 babies.  Massage is best suited to babies from approximately 8 weeks of age until they start to crawl.  Initially, some babies might struggle with the concept of […]

Learn waxing techniques with our evening classes in May 2018

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Waxing is a staple treatment for many therapists to offer their clients.  If you are thinking about adding waxing to your treatment list, then attending our course, with small groups and friendly tutors the sessions is definitely the way forward! This qualification allows you to provide treatments professionally and to become a member of a professional body, all within the flexibility of an evening course. On this course you will be taught: Setting up a treatment area Client consultation How to use hot wax How to use warm wax Hair removal : Legs Chin Upper lip Eyebrows Bikini line (English only) Underarm     The VTCT (Vocational Training Charitable Trust) […]

New evening Facial course starting in Feb!

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Being able to offer the a facial is beneficial to any therapist as it becomes a growing part of the Beauty industry. This VTCT (Vocational Training Charitable Trust) qualification is recognised around the world and will allow you to be employed in a clinic, salon or allow you to set up your own business. Course dates: 8th Feb 22nd Feb 1st march 8th March 22nd March 29th March 19th April 26th April   You will be taught: *How to set up a treatment area *How to consult with a client *What tools to select and how to use them *About maintaining and improving skin condition using exfoliation, skin warming, comedone extraction, […]

Start the New Year attending a Pedicure course!

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This new evening Pedicure course gives you the flexibility to learn a new skill around a busy schedule. Perhaps learning a new treatment is part of your New Year’s Resolution! The Level 2 unit allows you to learn how to use a range of tools to take care of the skin and nails on the feet.   Course dates are as follows- 11th Jan 18th Jan 25th Jan 1st Feb You will use a foot file, a nail file, nail clippers, cuticle clippers, cuticle pusher, cuticle cream, exfoliator, moisturiser, nail polish and nail polish remover.  Using these tools the techniques demonstrated  will give you confidence in providing pedicures with and without nail painting. […]

Beauty Therapy Specialist Certificate INTENSIVE Course starting in September

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This beauty therapy specialist course prepares you for work as a beautician. On successful completion of this beauty course, you will be able to gain professional insurance and join a professional beauty body. You would be qualified to work as a beauty therapist, either employed or self-employed. Course starts on the 25th of September, 9.30am-4.30pm Our course in Cheltenham, includes the following units: Provide facial skin care Provide eyelash and eyebrow treatments Apply make-up Client care and communication Follow health and safety practice in the salon Remove hair by using waxing techniques Provide manicure treatments Provide pedicure treatments The beauty courses can be studied as single units if you are […]

Beauty Specialist Techniques Course starting in September

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This is a unique opportunity to learn the Beauty Specialist Techniques qualification during the evenings.  Course starts on the 28th of September, 6pm – 9pm and is VTCT accredited, level 2. This beauty course prepares you for work as a beautician. On successful completion of this beauty course, you will be able to gain professional insurance and join a professional beauty body. You would be qualified to work as a beauty therapist, either employed or self-employed. Our course in Cheltenham, includes the following units: Provide facial skin care Provide eyelash and eyebrow treatments Apply make-up Client care and communication Follow health and safety practice in the salon Remove hair by […]