Training Academy

Sorcha Cubitt Beauty are delighted to offer Guild Accredited Beauty courses.

Our training venue is located in a beautiful area of Penzance in South West Cornwall. It has free, private parking and WI-FI for our guests. All of our courses have been designed to accommodate small groups of between 2- 4 people, and we also offer 1- to -1 mentoring for already qualified therapists. Believing in the personal touch, you won’t find large, crowded groups here! It is important that our students receive 100% attention to enable them to gain the confidence necessary to perform superior treatments with a great understanding. Lifelong learning support is available from the moment a candidate enrols.

Our current curriculum can be viewed on our website and Facebook pages. CLICK HERE

All courses are accredited by The Guild of Beauty Therapists. The number of theory and practical hours required to complete these courses will vary depending on individual aptitudes. On completion of your course, a digital certificate will be issued to be downloaded at your convenience. A hard copy can also be purchased directly from The Guild.

GTi courses include the GTi Professional Standards course FREE of charge, normally priced at £49 + VAT.

A £25 registration fee will be required to register with The Guild of Beauty Therapists.

Please note: All bookings are non-refundable and dates non-transferable.

There are also on-line courses available which require no classroom training time. These include: ​

Anatomy & Physiology

Award in Education and Training (AET)

Starting your own business

Health and Safety

Successful Retailing

Marketing your business

 

For further details on a specific course or if you would like to book, please contact us:

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All courses are accredited by The Guild of Beauty Therapists and you will be issued with a Certificate on completion of your chosen course.

Please note that the number of theory and practical hours required to complete these courses will vary depending on the speed at which you learn. The number of case studies required also depends on each individual student.

All students will receive lifelong support plus more. GTi courses include the GTi Professional Standards course FREE of charge this is usually priced at £49 + VAT.

  • Basic Waxing £249 plus kit £50 (if required)

    Waxing is an excellent addition to any treatment menu and provides repeat business as it is an essential maintenance option for many clients. The GTi Waxing Course meets the Habia National Occupational Standards and covers the various types of hair removal, anatomy and physiology, skin disorders and diseases, contra-actions and contra-indications, reception, consultation, ventilation, technique, and aftercare.

  • Female Intimate Waxing £150 (Model required)

    A qualification in Basic Waxing is required prior to enrolling on this course which is designed for professionals wishing to improve their existing knowledge and skills. Intimate Waxing is one of the most popular salon treatments for which clients return every three to six weeks. This course covers all styles of intimate body waxing including standard Bikini, Californian, Brazilian and the full Hollywood method including buttocks.

  • Gel Polish £149 including use of equipment (Model required)

    *Students must have completed a Manicure or Nail Extension course prior to this course.

    The GTi Gel Polish course covers how to complete gel polish application and demonstrates the correct removal techniques. The course also covers reception and consultation, contra-indications to treatment and aftercare advice. The course is beautifully written and accompanied by images and diagrams to give you the best possible learning experience.

  • Manicure £149 including use of equipment (Model required)

    Manicures can be found on nearly every treatment menu, and are often the bread and butter of many businesses. The manicure offers the therapist or technician a whole range of options to suit nearly every client. This course will teach you the essential skills you need to know about offering a professional manicure, and includes a practical training session and assessment.

  • Pedicure £149 including use of equipment (Model required)

    Pedicures are a fantastic way to get new clients into the salon. It is a treatment that is often given as a treat, or is booked to make tired toes look respectable. Once a client has been made to look and feel better, they are much more inclined to repeat the process, and you will hopefully have gained a customer for life. The GTi Pedicure course teaches you how to complete a professional pedicure treatment and includes a practical training and assessment day.

  • Lash & Brow Treatments £249 includes kit (Model required)

    This course covers the technique for eyebrow shaping, eyelash tinting, eyebrow tinting, the application of strip lashes and the application of flare lashes. It also includes fantastic anatomy & physiology resources with clear diagrams and images. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. Photographs and diagrams ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform all of these lash and brow treatments.

  • Beginners Semi-Premanent Eyelash Extensions £350 including kit (Model required)

    Lash extensions continue to be one of the most popular beauty salon services in the UK, and according to the latest Guild Lash Treatments survey the demand for lash extension treatments shows no sign of slowing down anytime soon. This course covers the technique for eyelash extension application for both individual and flare lashes, removal and maintenance. The course includes anatomy and physiology of the hair and eye, contra-indications and contra-actions to the treatment. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is also covered. This is a one-day practical course with theory completed prior to commencement. A model is required and should be patch tested. To obtain your qualification, case studies are required.

  • Lash & Lift Treatment £299 including kit (Model required. Must be patch tested)

    This course will teach you about the technique, products and tools used to provide a professional Lash Lift and Tint treatment and includes a practical training session and assessment. It will also cover the National Occupational Standards and outlines reception, consultation and ventilation; anatomy & physiology; contra-indications and contra-actions; skin conditions and preparations for treatment.

  • Definition Brows £249 including kit (Model required. Must be patch tested)

    This course covers the technique for eyebrow tinting, eyebrow waxing, threading the eyebrows and surrounding area and the application of make-up to the eyebrow area. It also includes fantastic anatomy & physiology resources with clear diagrams. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. Photographs and diagrams ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform this very popular treatment.

  • Facial Treatment £249 No kit required (Model required)

    This GTi course covers the technique for performing a superficial and deep cleanse, tone, steam, extract, massage, mask and moisturisation. It also includes fantastic anatomy and physiology resources with clear diagrams and images. Health and safety guidance is covered as well as skin conditions, skin analysis and advice about different skin types as well as guidance as to which type of product is suitable for use.

  • Reflexology £299 (Model required)

    This one-day practical course covers reading and interpreting the feet as well as performing relaxation and pressure techniques. It also includes the theory and history behind the reflexology treatment. Resources with clear diagrams and images are included to give you the best possible learning experience. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. The course includes online theory to complete prior to the practical session.as well as a practical training session at a location of your choice, designed to give you the

  • Body Massage £299 (Model required)

    This is a one-day practical course, with theory to be completed online prior to arrival. Great for beginners or as a refresher, you'll be able to offer this treatment and be insurable straight away. Massage can help clients to de-stress, improve circulation and reduce pain. Providing a massage treatment can be both beneficial to the client and the therapist and can lead to an incredibly rewarding career. The GTi Body Massage course covers massage techniques, a full body massage routine and the preparation you need for the treatment.

  • Indian Head Massage £249 (Model required)

    This one-day practical course covers the technique for upper back, shoulder, upper arm, neck, scalp and face massage. It also includes the theory behind Indian Head Massage such as the history of the treatment, principles of ayurveda, marma points and chakras. The course includes resources with clear diagrams and images. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. Photographs and videos ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform the Indian Head Massage.

  • Make-up £199 (Model required)

    This course covers the application of make-up to the face, eyes and lips as well as how to perform a facial cleanse and apply strip lashes. The course also shows you how to adapt your treatment to suit varying clients’ needs. Resources with clear diagrams and images are included to give you the best possible learning experience. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment.

    The course includes online theory as well as a practical training session.

    This is course is great for beginners or as a refresher!

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Small Print

All deposits and course booking payments are NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE.

A £25 registration fee is required to register with The Guild of Beauty Therapists. For further information, please visit www.beautyguild.com