How do I enrol on the course?
You can enrol on the course through Flourish School of Beauty Therapy by calling or by email.
How soon after enrolling can I start the course? (GTI)
Once you have enrolled on the course and paid the course fee, you will have immediate access to the online course modules which means you can start learning straight away. Practical training will be provided within three weeks of completion of the theory aspect of the course.
How long will it take me to complete the course?(GTI)
The time it takes to complete the course will depend on how quickly you learn as an individual, and also on the number of hours per day you spend on it.
Is there a time limit for completing the course? (GTI)
Is the course accredited?
The course is fully accredited by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists for membership and insurance.
Is the course accredited for Continuing Professional Development - CPD?
Yes. The course is accredited for Continuing Professional Development by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists.
What support is available to me whilst doing the course?
All GTi courses have access to integrated email support from fully qualified therapists and tutors.
What if I am dyslexic?
Each course module includes an audio soundtrack of the course material which is ideal for students who are dyslexic.
Do I need anything special on my computer?
You will need to have a modern web browser and speakers or headphones. Please note that the GTi course modules do not currently run on some mobile devices such as iPhones and iPads and are not compatible with Google Chrome browsers.
How will the course be marked?
Following each course module you will take an online examination which requires a pass rate of around 70%. For the practical module you will need to demonstrate that you can perform the outlined tasks to the skill level required.
Am I allowed to refer to text books or notes during the examination?
No. You are expected to complete online tests under exam conditions without referring to any notes, text books or online help
What if I fail a module?
If you fail a module you have the ability to re-take the examination twice. If you fail the module you will be contacted by the tutor who will offer support before making a final attempt
What if I fail the practical assessment?
You will need to arrange another day of training where your practical assessment was carried out. You will not be charged for this.
Do I need to complete any paperwork?
No. All examinations are completed online and a record of your marks is displayed in your login area. When you complete your practical module you may need to fill out your details as well as a review form
What will I receive when I complete the course?
You will receive a Flourish School of Beauty Therapy Diploma certificate or you will receive a GTi Award certificate which will be mailed to you on successful completion of the course.
Payment is required in full at the time of booking
Please note we reserve the right to amend course prices or run promotions at any time, without prior notice. Once a booking is made, the price paid is final and no difference can be refunded in the event of a later course price reduction.
All courses are non refundable and non transferable. We may consider at our own discretion a cancellation on medical or compassionate circumstances. In this circumstance a transferral fee of £50 will be charged, however, if proof of a medical circumstance, this can be waivered.
Unfortunately we are unable to offer refunds for cancellations that are out of our control. We can however, offer an alternative training date.
If our training school has to cancel a course due to sickness, it is not responsible for loss of income, accomadation/travelling costs students may occur. We will endeavour to give our students 24 hours notice and another training date shall be offered.
Please try to arrive 15 minutes before the training classes start to allow for a prompt start.
All students are required to work on each other and if only one student, a model will be required.
Students a required to stay for the duration of the course.
GTI Refund Policy
A full refund will be offered less the cost of any supporting training materials that have already been despatched (books, DVDs, kits etc) on any training course order that is cancelled within 7 days providing the student has not stared the first theory module of the course. Students may cancel the course up to 28 days after ordering provided they have not completed the first theory training module of the course. The refund available in this case is 75% of the cost of the course less the cost of any supporting training material that has already been despatched (books, DVDs, Kits etc) After 28 days of the order, or once students have successfully completed the first theory training module and started the second theory training module, whichever is the soonest, no refund is available.