Short Courses Information

Below you can find information for our short courses ranging from 5 weeks to 1/2 day courses. Once you have found a course you are interested in head over to the course calendar to find out when the next course is running and to book your place.

 

Short Course Calendar
 

Acrylic Nail Extensions – £500 includes kit

Duration: – 1 Day a week for five weeks. Experience level required: – No Experience Required

Begin a successful career in the world of nail enhancements by joining one of our foundation courses. This course is a perfect platform for the beginner or those wishing to add a new service to their treatment menu. With the right balance between theory and hand-on practical you’ll be enriched with knowledge and newly found skills. Focus:-  Nail industry hygiene & safe working practice, client consultation, nail structure, anatomy & physiology, diseases & disorders, nail preparation, tip application & blending techniques, chemistry & product knowledge, artificial structure, products, application, dealing with nail shapes & biters, product application,  perfect filing & finishing techniques, maintenance services and safe removal. This course is accredited by The Guild

UV Gel Extensions- £450 includes kit

Duration:- 1 Day a week for four weeks. Experience level required:- No Experience Required

Begin a successful career in the world of nail enhancements. This course is a perfect platform for the beginner or those wishing to add a new service to their treatment menu. With the right balance between theory and hand-on practical you’ll be enriched with knowledge and newly found skills. Focus:- Nail industry hygiene & safe working practice, client consultation, nail structure, anatomy & physiology, diseases & disorders, nail preparation, tip application & blending techniques, chemistry & product knowledge, artificial structure, products, application, dealing with nail shapes & biters, product application, perfect filing & finishing techniques, maintenance services and safe removal. This course is accredited by The Guild

Full Body Massage : Full Body Massage £250

Massage is relaxing, stimulating and invigorating for the mind and body. Physically it is aimed at improving the blood, muscular and nervous systems and mentally it has a calming and soothing effect. You will cover many aspects of massage, covering virtually every inch of the body. You will learn how to deliver a wonderful massage using safe and correct techniques, and contribute significantly to your client’s well-being. Hygiene, Health & Safety Related Human Anatomy & Physiology Equipment and Products Preparation of room, trolley and client Contra-indications and Contra Actions Consultations and Record Cards Massage Movements and Modifications Massage Mediums Practical Tuition on performing Swedish Body Massage Aftercare Advice Your course is Accredited by BABTAC – enables you to take out insurance No prior knowledge or experience necessary.

Waxing : £175

True Beauty academy offers a two day intense course that covers all aspects of waxing treatments including legs, bikini line, underarms, upper lip and eyebrows. To complete this course, students must be prepared to give and receive the treatment. Health, safety & hygiene Consultation techniques Contra-indications Aftercare Different types of waxing products Use of hot and warm wax Procedure for waxing legs, underarms, face & bikini areas.This course is accredited by BABTAC

Facial Course : £150

All training is carried out using a respected skin care range Hygiene, Health & Safety Related Anatomy & Physiology Equipment and Products Preparation of room, trolley and client Contra-indications and Contra Actions Consultations and Record Cards Benefits of Facial Treatments Skin Analysis Cleansing, Toning and Moisturising Exfoliation Face Masks Massage Movements Massage Mediums Aftercare Advice Your course is Accredited by BABTAC – enables you to take out insurance

Make-Up Artistry – £200 includes Kit

Duration: – 2 days Experience Level: – No experience required

This 2-Day Make-up Artistry Course will introduce participants to key make-up artistry techniques to suit a range of professional make-up scenarios including creating day time, evening and special occasion make-up looks.   Incorporating a balance of underpinning knowledge, health and safety, demonstrations and hands-on practical elements, participants will learn key make-up application tips and techniques to enable them to produce flawless and long-lasting make-up looks.  This will include current trends around foundation selection, contouring and highlighting, colour-correcting and concealing, blending, brow shaping, eyeliner and false lash application techniques.  Participants will be encouraged to photograph the daytime, evening and special occasion make-up looks produced during the 2-day course in order to establish a portfolio to showcase their work to potential clients. Includes manual, FaceFix Makeup Kit and Brush Kit. This course is accredited by The Guild

Eyelash & Eyebrow Tinting: £125

True Beauty academy offers a  intensive course that covers all aspects of tinting as detailed below. All students will receive a workbook to reinforce learning. Client consultation Health and Safety Reasons for patch testing and disclaimers Patch testing Tinting colours Service and development times After Care Your course is Accredited by BABTAC – enables you to take out insurance

 

Hot Stones Massage: £125

(Entry requirement – Massage Qualification) The application of warmed stones combined with manual massage to provide the client with a deeply relaxing, therapeutic experience.

History and benefit of the stones Temperature control Preparation and consultation Procedures Thermotherapy Techniques and movements Contra-actions Aftercare Your course is Accredited by BABTAC – enables you to take out insurance

Intimate Waxing : £90

(Entry requirement – Waxing Qualification) We provide advanced techniques for Brazilian, Playboy and Hollywood waxing. To complete this course, students must be prepared to give and receive the treatment OR bring their own model.

Health, safety & hygiene Consultation techniques Contra-indications Aftercare Different types of waxing products Use of hot and warm wax Procedure for waxing legs, underarms, face & bikini areas Your course is Accredited by BABTAC – enables you to take out insurance

Eyelash Extensions Course: £150

This is quite an intensive treatment which requires long periods of concentration.

Salon Hygiene, sanitation Health and Safety Client consultation, contraindications and client care Lash treatment procedure Lash express procedure Maintenance – re-balance and safe removal Troubleshooting, promotion and marketing Your course is Accredited by BABTAC – enables you to take out insurance

Gel Polish : £90

The course is based on an intensive training session working with your live model. Come prepared for the course: please ensure your model arrives with no artificial nail treatments on their nails.

Health & Safety Clinic Hygiene and Sterilisation Gel Equipment and Products Contra-indications and Contra Actions Benefits of Gel Nails Practical Tuition in performing complete Gel routines Including application of French polish Aftercare Advice Your course is Accredited by BABTAC – enables you to take out insurance

Manicures & Pedicures : £150

In this course, you will be shown all aspects of nail, hand and foot care, the correct way to care for the nails and the products required to perform a manicure and pedicure

Health & Safety Clinic Hygiene and Sterilisation Bones and Muscles of the Hand and feet Nerves and Blood Supply to Hand and feet Nail Formation, Composition and Growth Nail Disorders and Treatments Client Care Massage of Hand Arm and Legs Manicure Equipment and Products Contra-indications and Contra Actions Consultations and Record Cards Benefits of a Manicure and Pedicure Practical Tuition in performing a complete Manicure and Pedicure routine Aftercare Advice Your course is Accredited by BABTAC – enables you to take out insurance No prior knowledge or experience necessary. Come prepared for the course: please ensure you arrive with no artificial nail treatments.

Nail Art- £70

Duration: – One Day Experience level required: – Manicure / Pedicure qualification

 Unlimited design possibilities that will help you make more money and create client loyalty. It allows you to offer your clients new, fun and exciting ways to wear their nails.  Focus: Colour Theory, On Trend Inspiration & combinations A selection of Nail Art techniques including: – Colour Fading, Inlay & 3D Stones, Blending, Etching, Marbling, Matt & Shine. Artistic Angels Hints and Tips. This course is accredited by The Guild

Eyelash Perming – £80.00/£150.00 with Kit

Duration: – 1 Day. Experience Level: – Tinting desirable not essential

Students will learn the art of Eyelash perming, to create a fuller look to eyelashes without extensions. Particularly good for clients who are nervous/claustrophobic or who struggle to lay in one place during eyelash extensions. This is a semi-permanent method of curling your eyelashes. Curled eyelashes will enhance the appearance of eyes and lasts an average of 4-6 weeks. Also learn the art of the lash lift, this gives the lashes a lift from the root using silicone pads whereas an eyelash perm gives the lashes a curled look. Focus on health & safety, anatomy and physiology, client expectations and consultation and aftercare.

Photographic Makeup – £80.00

Duration:-1 days. Experience Level: – Makeup Artistry desirable

This 1-Day Course will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of photographic make-up.  Incorporating key application tips, techniques and considerations, participants will be required to produce a make-up look suitable for a photographic shoot.    Incorporating a balance of underpinning knowledge, health and safety, demonstrations and hands-on practical elements, participants will learn key photographic make-up application tips and techniques to enable them to produce flawless and long-lasting make-up looks that would be suitable for colour and black and white photographic work.  This will include considerations including photographer’s brief, client consultation, healthy and safe working, props, suitable product and product shade selection, face shape, make-up application and lighting considerations.  Participants will be encouraged to photograph the look they create and to evaluate learning in order to develop a continuing personal development plan to take their introduction to photographic make-up to the next level.

Electric Filing – £100

Duration: – 1 day. Experience: – Nail Technician

This is a one day course designed to teach the safe and efficient use of an electric filing machine. Electric files can add to the overall professionalism of your service, and help reduce the strain on hands, arms and shoulders. Focus on Health & Safety, How the electric file works, Safe filing techniques, the ‘Back-fill’ and Electric file maintenance. This course does not teach product application techniques. A model wearing enhancements which have 3 weeks growth for infill/backfill will be required as well as unfilled enhancements. Please bring your own acrylic or gel brush and acrylic nippers and if possible your own electric filing system.

Thermal Auricular Therapy – £70

Duration: – 1/2 day Experience level: – No experience required

Attend our ear candle course and learn how to provide this pleasant and non-evasive treatment of the ears. The ear candles induce a pleasant feeling of warmth and a balance of pressure in the ears, forehead and sinuses. This qualification will enable you to provide safe and effective ear candling treatments to clients. Focus on Health, Safety and Hygiene, Room and client preparation, Consultation & record cards, Techniques of application, Practical routine, History & benefits of Ear Candles and after care advice. This course is Accredited by The Guild

True Definition Brows – £75.00

Duration: – 4 hours Experience Level: – Waxing and Tinting Qualifications

Learn the on trend technique to defined brows. Focus on health & safety, waxing, tinting, threading, measuring and shaping the brows, client expectation, consultation and aftercare.

Threading – £50.00

Duration: – 4 hours Experience Level: – No Experience required

This course teaches you all you need to know to perform threading treatment to the highest professional standards. Training will be guided by industry professionals – who are experts in their field – with many years of experience within the beauty industry. This course makes it easy to learn how to create professional, beautifully shaped eyebrows, lip or chin treatments using the most reliable threading techniques. You will learn both the fundamental and advanced threading techniques on this course. You will focus on, health and safety, hand, mouth and neck technique, client consultation, shaping, client expectations and aftercare.

Spray Tan – £70

Duration: 1/2 day Experience Level:- No experience required

The spray tan course covers important information and top tips to enable you to select and spray a perfect, natural looking tan for your customer. You will become an expert in your field and gain valuable knowledge of all aspects of tanning. This course is accredited by BABTAC