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Discover The Academy’s innovative online training

Achieve new skills, develop and grow with our modern approach to professional qualifications. Explore how our interactive learning platform adapts to your busy schedule, delivers comprehensive knowledge and supports your career development.

Why is The Academy so unique?

Accredited online learning

You can work through the content at your own pace, anywhere and at any time. Choose how much you do and how quickly you gain your accredited qualification.

Innovative platform

Enjoy an engaging, multimedia experience encompassing theory and practical techniques, including modules, video tutorials, training materials, question and answer assessments and more.

Personalised support

Educators are available to assist you as you work through the course content.

Commercially focused

Skills can be used immediately in your working environment, enhancing your earning potential and career opportunities.

Over 30 years’ of expertise

Supporting beauty therapist excellence since 1989. Many former Academy learners now enjoy careers at the forefront of the professional beauty industry.

What can I expect from the online training experience?

Sleekly designed, mobile friendly and easy to navigate – The Academy’s tailormade training platform means that learning has never been so streamlined. To begin, simply add a course to your basket and checkout.

Once you receive your unique link, username and password you are in control. Advance through learning materials that are enriched with engaging video tutorials – clearly putting theory into practice. Pause, resume and review content in your own time, the step by step approach makes it easy to progress at your own pace and if you need further support The Academy team are on hand to help you through emails, phone calls or video chats.

How will I be assessed?

We combine both practical and theoretical assessments so that you will be completely confident and competent when performing treatments. Instead of the pressure of attending a traditional assessment centre you can progress at your own pace, revisit study materials and submit work when you’re ready.

You can expect to complete module quizzes and to submit video demonstrations of your practical technique. Rest assured, our friendly tutors will always be on hand to offer you any guidance or feedback that you may need.

How can the qualifications help my career and business?

Crucially, your certification will be accredited by the recognised International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine (IPHM), allowing you to obtain insurance and immediately employ your skills. As a result, you can expand your treatment menu by building upon your existing expertise or by diversifying into new areas such as skincare, massage, tanning and eye area treatments.

Qualifications really are one of the most significant steps towards increasing earning potential and enabling career progression. With this in mind, we’re launching with a selection of courses that will offer day one revenue opportunities.

Which course is right for me?

Mylash expressTNG36ON

Master semi-permanent lash enhancements with up to 2 weeks wear by earning accreditation from the International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine (IPHM). Offer busy clients beautiful results in just 30 minutes.


Book Mylash express online training course

Mylash professionalTNG34ON

From natural looks to full glamour, qualify in our signature lash on lash extension treatment. Customise lash widths, lengths and curls for up to 12 weeks of wear.


Book Mylash professional training course

St.Tropez spray tanningTNG46ON

Perform flawless spray tan treatments that offer your clients the confidence of a stunning summer glow every time.


Book St.Tropez online training course

Visopeel facialvisopeel-glycolic-facial-peel-online-training

A results-driven treatment of sought-after chemical exfoliation. Expertly brighten and decongest clients’ skin with glycolic and salicylic acid – targeting fine lines, sun damage, pigmentation and acne scarring.


Book Visopeel online training course

Bamboo massagebamboo-massage-online-training

A unique face and body massage technique that employs natural bamboo canes. Master highly effective lymph drainage, detoxification and relaxation.

  • Pre-requisites: Massage unit Level 3 or equivalent massage qualification
  • Certification: Ellisons Academy certificate in Bamboo massage
  • Required kit: BAM003 Bamboo massage starter kit


Book bamboo massage online training course

Where can I learn more about what The Academy offers?

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