Most frequent questions and answers
Accreditation means the action or process of officially recognising someone as having a particular status or being qualified to perform a particular activity. Therefore, having all of our courses accredited will allow you to be recognised within the beauty industry as being qualified to carry out a specific treatment and become insured to carry them out on clients.
Associated Beauty Therapists (ABT) is a beauty membership and insurance company. ABT is the largest beauty and insurance membership provider in the UK, with over 12,000 active and insured business owners.
You will receive your certificate on successful completion of your course. If your course does not require any case studies to be carried out, you will be certificated at the end of your course. If your course requires case studies to be carried out within your own time, your certificate will be posted to you upon successful completion of all case studies.
If your tutor feels that by the end of your course you need a little more practice before certification, then we will arrange with you another day to come into the academy for more practice so we can ensure you are carrying out your treatment to the highest standard.
Yes, we give on-going support in any of the courses you have studied with us.
You will need to bring evidence of your pre-requisites if needed for the course. You will also need to bring pens and writing paper for note taking. Your training manual and kit (if included in the course) will be given to you on the day of your course.
We require you to wear your beauty uniform if you have one. If you do not have a beauty uniform you will need to wear black, comfortable, smart clothing (no jeans). We also require you to wear flat shoes with a closed in toe and heel for health and safety purposes.
If you are going to be late due to circumstances out of your control, we require you to call the academy to let us know . Because there is a lot to be covered within a short course and all information given is essential, we may not allow you to come into the class if you are over 20 minutes late. Please ensure that you leave plenty of time to get to your course to avoid delay or non-attendance.
If you are ill or an emergency arises on the day of your course, we require you to call the academy before your course starts at the earliest convenience. If there is a fair reason for non-attendance, we will aim to put you on the next course running for the same subject.
At Little Beauty Academy, we are an inclusive training provider and will support learners as much as possible to complete their course. If you have a learning disability, we will talk to you on a one to one basis about how we can support your individual needs. If you think you may require a one to one course for ease of learning then that can be arranged.
At Little Beauty Academy, we are an inclusive training provider and will support learners as much as possible to complete their course. If you have a physical disability we will talk to you on a one to one basis about how we can support your individual needs. If you think you may require a one to one course for ease of learning then that can be arranged. Our venue also has wheelchair access.
Yes, 1-1 courses can be arranged with a 20% supplement being added to the course fee.
During your course, it is good practice to experience the treatment you are training in so you will be encouraged to be a model. If, for any reason, you are unable to experience the treatment yourself, you can bring a model in, in your stead.
We vary our course times to try and accommodate different people’s schedules, so everyone is able to study their desired course. We try and arrange some of our courses around school hours, in the evenings and weekends. If there is a course you would like to attend but can’t make the course times or dates, please contact us and we will try and accommodate your requirements.
There is a little shop and post office which is a two minute walk away from the academy. Due to the shop being small, they may not accommodate everyone’s dietary requirement, so we would advise you to bring a packed lunch.,
Rye House Station is a 2 minute walk from the academy. The train line has excellent links to and from London and Hertford.
Yes, we do have limited free parking.
On the course lists, it is stated next to each course if a kit is included but we will also give you guidance on where you can buy additional items during your course if you require.