The Beauty Academy offer a discounted insurance scheme with Balens exclusively to our students; a Specialist Insurance Brokers aimed at Health and Well-Being Professionals, offering both Therapist and Student Therapist insurance for those who train with us.

All of our diploma courses enable you to work from both home and mobile offering the specialised treatment(s) that you have completed. You can start earning by offering treatments to paying clients as soon as you have obtained your insurance.

If you are looking to start a career within the beauty industry, or perhaps you are an existing therapist working currently from home or mobile, our internationally recognised VTCT Qualifications will enable you to gain employment working for larger companies within the industry, including: spas; hotels; salons and cruise-ships etc.

Starter kits are available for our students to purchase at reduced prices versus when students purchase individual items or kits from suppliers directly. If you are starting a new business in Beauty Therapy our kits are a great way to get you up and running with the basic minimum kit items you require following your course.

At The Beauty Academy, we pride ourselves on the high number of our students who successfully go on to establish their own businesses either from home, mobile or from salon premises in one of the many sectors of the expanding beauty industry. Our Starting a Business in Beauty Course is designed to help you get up and running with all the business know-how to be a success within the industry.

  • Established 1990: the Original Private Beauty Training School

    I have just finished my Complete Make Up Artist Course here at the Academy.. I find it very accommodating and really gives me the knowledge n experience that i need.. I might be coming back for my next course.. And i will definitely recommend anyone whom intends to attend any beauty course for any purposes.. And I would like to extend my special thanks to my tutor Vanessa Jane for giving the best if my needs.. All the best.. Salute..

    Baie A

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  • Established 1990: the Original Private Beauty Training School

    I have done the facial massage and skincare training 2 days with The Beauty Academy. It was a great experience with a great tutor Vanessa that it a knowledgeable person and share her experience with us in a lovely and nice way. I’ll definitely be back to upgrade my portfolio. See you soon my lovely xx

    Cristina M.

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  • Established 1990: the Original Private Beauty Training School

    I had Acrylic Nail Extention course on Sunday 15 January with Noreen in Reading – Shinfield. It was fantastic day, I learn lots and Noreen was brilliant. She make sure that everybody understand what to do and I Am sure that everybody feel more confident and ready to do treatment. I will love to do more courses with The Beauty Academy.

    Viera O

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Our Expert team of tutors based across our 9 Training Schools are all qualified to the highest levels, with years of industry experience and all friendly and excited to welcome all our fantastic students