Beginners Waxing Course


Beauty Course Academy Certificate

Who is it for?

The course if for anyone interested in waxing who has no previous experience or someone who has left college but wants further experience in waxing techniques to enhance their skills.

What will I be able to do once I complete the course?

If you want to learn how to use wax to remove unwanted hair from legs, underarms, bikini line and facial areas then this is the ideal starter course. Also aimed at those who have left college and want help in the practical skills of waxing to gain employment.

Is there funding available?

If you are between the age of 16 – 25 and are unemployed or work less than 16 hours then we can help you get funding through charitable trusts. There is also funding available through ILA which we can give you help with.

How long will the course last?

5 days over an 8 week period – This involves 3 days intense training then home practice and return for 2 days to complete written and practical assessments (if you are a newly qualified therapist we will work quicker with you to have you ready for trades test for employment).

What does it cost?

£490 which includes a kit worth £98

How can I pay?

Credit Card / Cash / Business Cheque from Funders (Princes Trust/ILA)

When do I need to pay?

A deposit will be required on booking and full payment will have to be made 10 days before the course starts.

Why Choose Beauty Therapy Academy?

We have won several industry awards for National Training and Development and also run two successful beauty salons with 13 years experience and a passion and desire for results. We can also provide you with a chance to gain work experience in the salon to complete assessment which no other beauty school or academy can offer you. In addition to our own high standard in certification we are also accredited with VTCT which is a national recognised body and affiliated with the professional Guild for Beauty and BABTAC (British Association Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology).

Will I be able to get insurance?

Yes – through the bodies mentioned above Guild / BABTC but you are also free to choose others if you wish.

Do I need to bring models?

You will be asked to work on each other however on occasion we may ask you to bring in models for assessments. It is essential for you to have the treatment done as this is also part of your training to experience how a customer feels

What areas will I cover on the course

  • Client Consultation
  • Contra – Indications and Contra – Actions
  • Health and Safety
  • Under pinning knowledge of skin and hair
  • Waxing techniques for legs / underarm / Bikini line / Facial hair

Guided Learning Hours (GLH)

99 hours

Continual Professional Development (CPD)

8 credits