Elysium Beauty Salon and Private Academy

The Black Barn, Low Farm

Brook Road, Bassingbourn
Hertfordshire SG8 5NT

Tel: 01763 449005
Email: elysiumbeauty@virginmedia.com

We are located in Bassingbourn, which is close to Royston, and a short drive from towns across Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire & beyond.

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Beauty Therapy Courses

All VTCT qualifications are supported with a USB key containing all theory information,
which you will receive on first instalment and a workbook which you must be familiar 
with prior to your beauty therapy course start date.

 

All VTCT qualifications include a starter kit comprising of tools and products to allow
you to practice your beauty therapy skills away from academy.

 

The VTCT NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy is a substantial vocational qualification for
learners seeking a career as a beauty therapist.

All courses will run with two or more learners, if you require a 1-2-1 tuition,
there will be an additional premium.

Our Hertfordshire based beauty therapy courses are available with a payment plan.
Information available here.

 

Contact us for a free consultation to discuss your requirements prior to booking!

 

Elysium Refresher Course
Duration: 5 days  |  Cost: £1000 excl VAT  |  Course Start: On request

Previous qualification in either level 2 or 3 or both? Returning to the industry?

This course is designed to up skill and recap previous training that is no longer relevant, Offering confidence to re-enter the industry will be re-built and knowledge will be updated


NVQ Qualification in Beauty

 The VTCT NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy is a substantial vocational qualification for learners seeking a career as a beauty therapist. This qualification is based on the beauty therapy National Occupational Standards (NOS) and is recognised by the UK's leading professional bodies (The British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) and the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT)).

 

NVQ is a supervised in academy qualification. You will attend all practical lessons to receive delivery of all treatments in your qualification and sit all exams. During your course you will  be required to practice away from academy to be ready for formative and summative assessments on paying clients 


NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy
Duration: 10 weeks (without kit & tunic)*/10 weeks (with kit & tunic)**  |  Cost: £2700 excl. VAT*/£2900 excl. VAT** |  Course Start: On request​

 

The VTCT Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy General is a substantial vocational qualification for learners seeking a career as an employed
and/or self-employed beauty therapist.

 

This is one of two VTCT qualifications in beauty therapy at Level 2. Whilst both qualifications qualify learners to become beauty specialists and gain employment at a junior level, this qualification requires learners to work in a commercial beauty salon, whereby assessments must be carried out on real paying clients in line with commercial service times during your in academy top to toe days. 

In this qualification you will cover mandatory units includng:

Health and Safety

Promotion

Facials

Eye treatments

Waxing

Manicures

Pedicures

Plus optional units for example:

Make Up

Threading

Career opportunities exist in a variety of contexts as a junior beauty therapist, including:

- Working in commercial beauty salons
- Working in a retail concession in a department store
- Working independently/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings

 

NVQ Level 2 Beauty Specialist ​

Duration: 18 weeks (part time)  |  Cost: £2900 excl. VAT​  |  Course Start:  On request​  |  Full Kit Included No experience required

 TCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques can be achieved through gathering evidence in a college's realistic working environment without the necessity for real paying clients. 

18 week format

This can be carried out as 1 day per week or 2 evenings per week

Units for both Beauty specialist courses include:

Health and safety
Promoting services
Facials
Waxing
Manicure

Pedicure

Eye treatments

Optional units includes threading, make up or Salon reception


NVQ Level 3 General Route

Duration: 10 weeks  |  Cost: £2900 excl. VAT  |  Course Start: On request | Full Kit Included
 

Three days a week in the Academy are required to complete this course.


This course covers Health and safety, Promoting your services, Swedish Massage, Electrical facials, Electrical Body and Epilation, then choices of additional units to be chosen at enrolment and all anatomy and Physiology required by all units.

 

Delivery is at learner’s pace and assessment and online exams will begin before moving forward. Final assessments will be completed towards the end of your course. It is recommended where possible that you should complete evidenced practice away from the academy.


This course is essential for main salon employment where electrical based treatments are offered.

NVQ Level 3 Massage Route

Duration: 10 weeks  |  Cost: £2900 excl. VAT  |  Course Start: On request | Full Kit Included
 

Three days a week in the Academy are required to complete this course.


This course covers Health and safety, Promoting your services, Swedish Massage, Aromatherapy, Indian Head massage and Hot Stone massage, then choices of additional units to be chosen at enrolment and all anatomy and Physiology required by all units.

 

Delivery is at learner’s pace and assessment and online exams will begin before moving forward. Final assessments will be completed towards the end of your course. It is recommended where possible that you should complete evidenced practice away from the academy.


This course is essential for main salon employment Holistic salons  and Spa