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International Beauty and Holistic Academy

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Welcome to the International Holistic and Beauty Academy

We offer an exciting range of training courses for new and returning therapists to ensure they meet the specific industry and consumer trends.

Born out of 30 years of industry experience both nationally and internationally, our high quality training courses enable you to positively start your career in the beauty or massage therapy.

With the unprecedented salon integration learners gain realistic therapy experience, exposure to current trends, retailing, reception and management skills.

IBHA's courses have been specially chosen to provide a standalone career opportunity and can also work well combined with other therapy services. Courses can be fast track or intensive depending on your needs.

IBHA invites you to a gateway into an exciting career with extensive employment possibilities, and to do this we have selected the best Awarding Bodies for your qualification:

ITEC (International Therapy Examination Council), founded in 1973 to set high standards in the practice of beauty therapy. The ITEC syllabus is the result of 40 years experience which is world renowned and offers a rigorous examination process that encourages learners to hone their skills to perfection for the end of course exam.

VTCT has been offering qualifications for over 40 years and has been at the forefront of developing vocational qualifications within the UK. It makes available unitised learning to give a flexible approach for those who want to do short courses to build towards a qualification.

ITEC and VTCT qualifications are accredited by the Office of the Qualifications and Examination Regulator (OFQUAL) and are mapped to the National Occupational Standards (NOS). All qualifications provided are recognised in the UK and worldwide.

We guarantee that all students will be able to experience a learning environment that will offer:

  • Small class sizes; minimum of 5 students to a maximum of 10 per class
  • Plenty of one to one support and guidance
  • Real life salon experience; commercially led and consumer aware
  • A curriculum that is taught over and above the national standards
  • To exceed employer expectations 
  • Provide industry knowledge and heritage second to none
  • National and international employment opportunities

Beauty Therapy and Nail Technician Courses

Holistic Therapy Courses

 CPD Courses


We offer an exciting range of Apprenticeship training courses for therapists and salon or spa supporting staff; to ensure they meet the needs of the business and specific industry and consumer trends.

With the unprecedented salon or spa integration learners gain realistic therapy experience, expos ure to current trends, retailing, reception and management skills.

We have specifically chosen VTCT Awarding Body for our Apprenticeships:

Courses that are available under this programme include: