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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Teacher Training Courses

Are you looking to progress into teaching beauty therapy? Our teacher training courses 
could be the ideal way to take the next step in your career.

Our Hertfordshire based Teacher Training Courses give already qualified therapists the opportunity 
gain skills in new areas of the beauty industry to provide outstanding educational knowledge.


Our Teacher Training Courses also develop existing knowledge so that previously
qualified beauty therapists are able to progress their careers to their fullest potential. 

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

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

Level 3 Assessors Award

Duration: 3-9 months | Cost: £1000 excl VAT | Course Start: On request

Duration varies between 3 months to 9 months depending on availability of student as attendance at academy is required for practical elements, theory can be done away from academy.


Do you have a passion for our industry and experience you would like to pass on?

All Beauty qualifications require assessment and opportunities for independent assessors is ever growing due, to changes in delivery across all awarding bodies. Gaining this qualification covers research into standards, legal requirements of the assessor, practical observation of candidates, planning of unit completion with your candidates. You will also be required to explain how you may need to accommodate learning and physical disabilities to satisfy the legal requirements surrounding this. Full support is given during your qualification to ensure high quality completion.


Level 4 Education and Training
Duration: Flexible - Home Study / At Academy | Cost: £1000 excl VAT | Course Start: On request

The VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training is a qualification designed to enable you to develop practical teaching skills. 

This qualification has been mapped to the relevant National Occupational Standards, and is accredited on the Qualifications and Credit Framework. 

There are no formal prerequisite qualifications that you must have prior to undertaking this qualification. Your centre will have ensured that you have the required knowledge, understanding and skills to enrol and successfully achieve this qualification

The VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training will enable you to work in a teaching role and progress on to a broader teaching qualification. This qualification is suitable for trainee teachers, those experienced in a teaching role and those working as assessors who wish to gain a teaching qualification.

Level 4 Salon Management

Duration: 3-9 months  |  Cost: £1000 excl VAT  |  Course Start: On request

The VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Salon Management (QCF) is an advanced qualification that has been specifically designed for existing or aspiring salon managers. Throughout this qualification you will plan the management of products and services for your salon by; analysing data for planning purposes, set operational objectives, monitor working practices, evaluate stock control and equipment levels and provide recommendations to increase salon revenue. 

You will research, monitor and recommend improvements to ensure the health, safety and security, the quality of client care and management of sales for your salon. From the optional unit section of this qualification you have the opportunity to select an area of study which is most relevant to your business needs.

This could be; the interesting area of research into the latest products and techniques, public relations (PR), IT and data handling, human resources, salon design and marketing for the hair and beauty sector. Alternatively, you may wish to develop your advanced technical skills in, for example, hair colour correction, micro dermabrasion or laser and light treatments.

Health and Safety

Duration: 2 days  |  Cost: £150 excl VAT  |  Course Start: On request

This unit is mandatory for any NVQ course and covers health, safety and security in the workplace and support employment standards.

For new employers and newly qualified therapists. This will give you an overview of areas you need to consider and the legislation
surrounding the industry.