All courses remain flexible. A half day course is approximately 4 hours, however this is dependent on learner numbers and how each individual is progressing throughout the course. A full day course is approximately 7-8 hours but the points stated above apply. However please see individual course details for more info.
We can run some courses over a more flexible time allowance, please contact us to discuss.
We have a training venue in Hertford, Hertfordshire.
All tutors are professionally qualified teachers and assessors, plus holding qualifications in all the subjects they teach.
All tutors have set up their own businesses or worked in the industry as practising therapists.
Très Chic Beauty Academy offers fast-track, fully accredited courses and because the number of students is kept low, this enables you to learn a great deal of information in a very short period of time. We are proud that the techniques you learn are not just a routine, you learn with products houses that are award winning and highly desirable in industry.
Our courses are designed to be suitable for all, please see individual course information for prior qualification requirements.
There are no exams at the end of our courses, you are assessed throughout the course by our tutors and required to complete a short written assessment at the end to ensure you have a full understanding of information giving during the course. Some of our courses require you to complete case studies before you receive your Certificate. Please see our individual course details for more information.
We teach in small groups on a very intensive basis. Most of the day is practical work, so your tutor can advise you at every stage.
If you have a uniform then please wear it, if not, then wear comfortable, loose clothing with flat shoes.
You will be sent detailed course joining instructions which will tell you what you need to bring with you.
Please discuss your needs and requirements personally with the Principal and we will make every effort possible to accommodate you.
Students work on each other, so you have an opportunity to give and receive treatments. Occasionally your tutor will bring in models for you to work on, and you may also need to bring your own model if you are the only student or if course requires it - your tutor will advise you what is required when your booking is confirmed.
Refreshments are provided but not lunch. Please being your own with you if you are attending a full day course.
Upon booking any of our courses, a 50% deposit is required to guarantee you a place. The balance is then due 2 weeks prior to the course start date. Alternatively, you can pay in full at the time of booking.
We accept payment through bank transfer or cheque made payable to Très Chic Beauty All courses must be paid in full 14 days before date of course commencement. If the payment is not paid in full, we reserve the right to cancel your place on the course and you will lose a deposit amount to cover costs incurred.
There is a set fee of £25 for any change made to your course booking 2 weeks prior to the course date. There is also a sliding scale of additional charges should you cancel your booking at short notice. Please see the Terms & Conditions which will be sent to you when booking your course. These Terms & Conditions are for the benefit of all our students and will be applied to your booking.
Starter kits are available on request for all our courses. For any additional products, we will provide a list of useful supplies at the end of your course.
We recommend The Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists.
Our tutors can give you lots of practical advice on the course.
The courses are open to all, but we will inform you if you have a mixed gender group. Students must be over 18 years of age but there is no upper limit.
Your tutor will be pleased to give you help and support following your course by phone or email.
This will depend where you live, but this will also be discussed on your course.
We offer private tuition at a cost. Please contact us for more information.
We can also offer mobile salon tuition for a minimum of four students. Please ask for a detailed quotation.