Online Courses

Crystal Healing Online Course - £114.00


This course covers useful techniques to professionally complete crystal healing treatments. This course can be completed entirely online. You will be taught about the healing properties of a wide range of crystals so that you can confidently recommend crystals to clients for use in their daily lives. You will also gain an understanding of which crystals would work well in the treatments you currently offer. Consultation and contra-indication guidance is covered in the theory of the course. Photographs and diagrams ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform Crystal healing treatments.


Entry Requirements:

GTi Professional Standards


More about the course:

Module List

  • Introduction, Reception and Consultation
  • Traditions, Benefits, Formation and Structure of Crystals
  • The Aura, the Chakras and the Meridian Energies
  • Choosing Your Crystals
  • Contra-Indications
  • Preparing for Treatment
  • Cleansing, Energising and Programming Crystals
  • Pendulums
  • Crystal Healing Routine
  • Aftercare

CPD Points

10

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Award

Recommended Reading

Crystal Journal

Additional Resources

Crystal Shop

Aromatherapy Blending of Oils Online Course £174


This course provides you with a great deal of information about different essential oils and carrier oils so that you are qualified to create your own blends of aromatherapy oils. You can incorporate these aromatherapy oil blends in the treatments you currently offer. The theory is delivered online with clear diagrams and audio. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. Photographs and diagrams ensure that this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform an aromatherapy massage treatment.


Entry Requirements:

GTi Professional Standards and a Body Massage qualification


More about the course:

Module List

  • Introduction, Reception and Consultation
  • A Background to Aromatherapy
  • The Olfactory and Limbic systems
  • Contra-indications Preventing Treatment
  • Contra-Indications Restricting Treatment
  • Contra-Actions
  • Oil Extraction Methods and Oil Storage
  • Oils
  • Oils
  • Oils
  • Oils
  • Oils
  • Carrier Oils
  • Blending Essential Oils and Synergy
  • Preparation for Treatment
  • Aftercare

CPD Points

16

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Award

Additional Resources

Aromatherapy Starter Kit

Aromatherapy Using Pre-Blended Oils Online Course £114


This course describes the characteristics of all the essential and carrier oils and explains how you can incorporate pre-blended oils into your massage treatments. It contains images, diagrams and online examinations to give you the best possible learning experience. The course is completed entirely online in your own time.


Entry Requirements:

GTi Professional Standards and a Body Massage qualification


More about the course:

Module List

  • Introduction & The History of Aromatherapy
  • Reception & Consultation
  • Contra-Indications Preventing Treatment
  • Contra-Indications Restricting Treatment
  • Contra-Actions
  • Aromatherapy Treatment
  • The Essential Oils
  • The Essential Oils 2
  • The Essential Oils 3
  • The Essential Oils 4
  • The Essential Oils 5
  • The Carrier Oils
  • Aftercare

CPD Points

13

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Award

Professional Standards For Therapists Online Course £58.80


Professional therapists are required to comply with all relevant legislation affecting their businesses and must act professionally at all times towards clients and fellow practitioners. Professional therapists are responsible for the health and safely of their clients and themselves. They must also abide by a strict code of ethics as laid down by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists.


Entry Requirements:

None


More about the course:

Module List

  • Health and Safety
  • Essential Legislation
  • Hygiene and Sanitation
  • Preventing Infection
  • Personal Appearance & Professionalism
  • Consultation
  • Insurance and Membership
  • Professional Membership & Ethics

CPD Points

10

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Award

Successful Retailing Online Course £46.80

This Successful Retailing course covers all the aspects you will need to know in order to confidently and competently retail products to your clients. The course includes detailed modules on how to choose and prepare your products, how to approach the client and how to measure their response. The course is beautifully written and accompanied by full-colour images to give you the best possible learning experience. This theory-only course is completed entirely online, in your own time, so it fits in around a busy lifestyle. There are no online examinations to complete, instead students are provided with a workbook which contains tasks for each module which will help you to tailor the sales process to your own business and products.


Entry Requirements:

None


More about the course:

  • Introduction & Step 1 - Preparation
  • Step 2 -Approach
  • Step 3 - Questioning
  • Step 4 - Demonstration
  • Step 5 - Response
  • Step 6 - Closing
  • Step 7 - Follow-up

CPD Points

7

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Award

Health & Safety Online Course £46.80

This course contains all the relevant health and safety legislation and information which you will need to know when working in the beauty, nails and holistic industry. The GTi Health & Safety course includes valuable information regarding waste, fire safety and injuries. It also includes a template of a risk assessment which is available, along with the course manual, to download once you have completed the course.


Entry Requirements:

None


More about the course:

Module List

  • Introduction & Employers Duties
  • The Workplace
  • Incidents & Injuries
  • Safety Measures
  • Risk & Waste

CPD Points

5

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Award

Marketing Your Business Online Course £46.80

Marketing can be the difference between an average salon business and a successful one. The principals of marketing are simple but are often misunderstood by business owners. This course explains how an understanding the four “P’s” of marketing - Price, Product, Position and Promotion can allow you to get the most from your business. It has been written for beauty, hair, nail and holistic professionals who already have their own business and are looking for effective ways to promote it. The course is suitable for any beauty business owner, whether at home, mobile or in a salon


Entry Requirements:

None


More about the course:

Module List

  • Marketing
  • Pricing
  • Product
  • Place
  • Promotion
  • Advertising
  • Social Media
  • Business Administration
  • Support For Your Business

CPD Points

8

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Award

Starting and Marketing Your Business Online Course £70.80

This course has been developed for beauty and holistic therapists and nail technicians who wish to start their own business whether from home, mobile or in a salon. It includes advice on starting a business as well as marketing advice. Written by leading industry experts, the course includes images and online examinations to give you the best possible learning experience.


Entry Requirements:

None


More about the course:

Module List

  • Introduction
  • Motivation
  • Planning Your Business
  • Types of Businesses
  • Buying an Existing Business
  • Business Accountancy
  • Marketing
  • Pricing
  • Product
  • Place
  • Promotion
  • Advertising
  • Social Media
  • Business Administration
  • Support For Your Business


CPD Points

14

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Award

Anatomy & Physiology Online Course £198

An understanding of Anatomy and Physiology is essential as the basis of all practical training courses in beauty and holistic therapy. The GTi Award in Anatomy and Physiology is accredited by the Guild of Beauty Therapists, the UK’s leading professional beauty trade body. The course covers all the Anatomy and Physiology required for the Level 2 and Level 3 National Occupational Standards (NOS) for beauty, nails and holistic therapy treatments.


Entry Requirements:

None


More about the course:

Module List

  • Introduction, Reception and Consultation
  • A Background to Aromatherapy
  • The Olfactory and Limbic systems
  • Contra-indications Preventing Treatment
  • Contra-Indications Restricting Treatment
  • Contra-Actions
  • Oil Extraction Methods and Oil Storage
  • Oils
  • Oils
  • Oils
  • Oils
  • Oils
  • Carrier Oils
  • Blending Essential Oils and Synergy
  • Preparation for Treatment
  • Aftercare

CPD Points

30

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Award

Starting Your Own Business Online Course £46.80

This course has been developed for beauty and holistic therapists and nail technicians who are wanting to start their own business, whether it be home-based, mobile or in a salon. Written by leading industry experts, the course includes images and online assessments to give you the best possible learning experience.


Entry Requirements:

None


More about the course:

Module List

  • Introduction
  • Motivation
  • Planning Your Business
  • Types of Businesses
  • Buying an Existing Business
  • Business Accountancy
  • Running Your Business
  • Support For Your Business

CPD Points

8

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Award

COVID-19 Infection Prevention and Control - £20.00

How can you make sure your salon is safe to re-open after the Coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown? The course takes you through a checklist of the things you need to consider and the possible changes you will need to implement prior to re-opening to the public. A downloadable template is provided for you to create your own Coronavirus (COVID-19) Infection Prevention and Control Policy which you can display on your website and send to your clients. A downloadable GTi Certificate is included with an option to buy a printed certificate.


Entry Requirements:

None


More about the course:

Module List

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19). What is it and how does it spread?
  • Reducing the risk of transmission of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the salon
  • Salon Hygiene and Personal Protective Equipment
  • Handling Waste & Disinfection
  • Checklist for preparing to re-open your salon

CPD Points

2

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Certificate

Guild Green Salon Scheme £46.80

This online learning tool will enable you to develop an environmental pledge unique to your salon business, which will outline the commitments your company is going to implement to make your organisation greener. The course guides you through the steps required to create an Environmental Policy for your salon that you can add to your website or social media channels.


Entry Requirements:

None


More about the course:

By completing the course you will be encouraged to consider the following areas where you can reduce the environmental impact of your business:

  • Employee responsibility
  • Supplier responsibility
  • Energy & water
  • Transportation
  • Salon supplies
  • Paper
  • Plastic
  • Maintenance & Cleaning
  • Culture


CPD Points

2

Qualification Obtained:

Upon completion of the course you will be awarded “Guild Green Salon” status and you will receive a logo and certificate to proudly display in your beauty business.

Mindfulness Coaching £79

This course will guide you through the core ‘Mindfulness’ principles and practices. With a step by step on over 15 different mindful exercises, you can practise mindfulness for yourself as well as with your clients. This course aims to reduce levels of stress and anxiety by helping you and your clients to enhance your mental wellbeing and cope with the challenges of life.


Entry Requirements:

None


More about the course:

  • Definition and History of Mindfulness
  • Learning the Foundations of Mindful Meditation Practices
  • Mindfulness - Based Interventions
  • Mental, Physical and Emotional Benefits of Meditation
  • Mindful Parenting
  • Mindfulness Experiences and Myths
  • Mindful Eating and Self-Exploration
  • Mindfulness Application - Exercises for Yourself and Clients
  • Assessment Questions


CPD Points

16

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Award

Social Media for Salon Businesses £46.80

Social media is a fabulous and free marketing tool that can be utilized to dramatically boost the popularity of your business. The Guild’s social media marketing course will guide you through using your social media accounts to their full potential, which will help you gain new clients and retain old ones. Having a stylish and popular social media account for your beauty business is sure to improve the reputation of your business, increase the number of people interested in getting treatments with you and maximise your profits. This course has been developed for beauty, holistic and nail business owners who are looking for ways to optimize their social media usage to best promote their business. This course is packed-full of tips and tricks to help you understand and use your social media accounts to the full.


Entry Requirements:

None


More about the course:

  • Introduction to Social Media Marketing
  • Content
  • Content Continued
  • Stories and Live Features
  • Engagement
  • Algorithms & Getting Your Content Seen
  • Influencers and who to follow
  • Consent
  • Hashtags
  • Advertising your social media presence and how The Guild can help


CPD Points

10

Qualification Obtained:

GTi Award