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GTi Training Courses - Free Trial Modules

Below are a selection of courses offering free trial modules. These modules sample only a small amount of the content available in the course.

Anatomy & Physiology

An understanding of Anatomy and Physiology is essential as the basis of all practical training courses in beauty and holistic therapy. The GTi Award in Anatomy and Physiology is accredited by the Guild of Beauty Therapists, the UK’s leading professional beauty trade body. The course covers all the Anatomy and Physiology required for the Level 2 and Level 3 National Occupational Standards (NOS) for beauty, nails and holistic therapy treatments.

Aromatherapy Blending of Oils (Online)

This course provides you with a great deal of information about different essential oils and carrier oils so that you are qualified to create your own blends of aromatherapy oils. You can incorporate these aromatherapy oil blends in the treatments you currently offer. The theory is delivered online with clear diagrams and audio. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. Photographs and diagrams ensure that this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform an aromatherapy massage treatment.

Aromatherapy Using Pre-Blended Oils (Online)

This course describes the characteristics of all the essential and carrier oils and explains how you can incorporate pre-blended oils into your massage treatments. It contains images, diagrams and online examinations to give you the best possible learning experience. The course is completed entirely online in your own time.

Asian Bridal Make-Up

Asian Bridal makeup has been around for centuries and forms a very big part of the brides wedding. There are strong traditions that are followed regarding the make-up application as well as the overall total look, including the bridal jewellery and styling of the hair. On this course, we aim to give you the key knowledge to enable you to advise and create the different desired looks that an Asian bride might want ranging from a registry look to a traditional wedding ceremony.

Body Massage

Massage can help clients to de-stress, improve circulation, and reduce pain. Providing a massage treatment can be both beneficial to the client and the therapist and can lead to an incredibly rewarding career. The GTi Body Massage course covers massage techniques, a full body massage routine and the preparation you need for the treatment.

Body Massage - Videos

This course covers the technique for performing a full body massage routine. Theory is delivered online with clear diagrams and audio. Practical training is taught in a one day session at a choice of UK locations. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. Photographs and videos ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform body massage treatments.

Crystal Healing

This course covers useful techniques to professionally complete crystal healing treatments. You will be taught about the healing properties of a wide range of crystals so that you can confidently recommend crystals to clients for use in their daily lives. You will also gain an understanding of which crystals would work well in the treatments you currently offer. Consultation and contra-indication guidance is covered in the theory of the course. Photographs and diagrams ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform Crystal healing treatments.

Definition Brows

This course covers the technique for eyebrow tinting, eyebrow waxing, threading the eyebrows and surrounding area and the application of make-up to the eyebrow area. It also includes fantastic anatomy & physiology resources with clear diagrams. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. Photographs and diagrams ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform this very popular treatment.

Ear Candling

The GTi Ear Candling course covers how to give a full ear candle treatment and covers the history, technique and aftercare of the treatment. The course also covers reception and consultation, and contra-indications to treatment. It includes online theory as well as a practical training session at a location of your choice, designed to give you the confidence and ability to offer a full ear candle treatment.

E-Filing

The GTi e-filing course covers the many techniques that e-files can be used for. The course also offer a guide to the benefits of e-filing, the equipment needed and relevant safety and maintenance information.

Facial Treatment

This course covers the technique for performing a superficial and deep cleanse, tone, steam, extract, massage, mask and moisturisation. It also includes fantastic anatomy and physiology resources with clear diagrams and images. Health and safety guidance is covered as well as skin conditions, skin analysis and advice about different skin types as well as guidance as to which type of product is suitable for use.

Female Intimate Waxing

This course shows you how to perform a complete female intimate waxing treatment. The anatomy & physiology of the female organs are covered, as well as the various styles of waxing and techniques which can be used on clients depending on their wants and needs. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. The course includes online theory as well as a practical training session at a location of your choice, designed to give you the confidence and ability to offer a full intimate waxing treatment.

Foot Reflexology

This course covers reading and interpreting the feet as well as performing relaxation and pressure techniques. It also includes the theory and history behind the reflexology treatment. Resources with clear diagrams and images are included to give you the best possible learning experience. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. The course includes online theory as well as a practical training session at a location of your choice, designed to give you the confidence and ability to offer a full reflexology treatment.

Gel Nails

Gel manicures continue to be the most popular treatment on offer at beauty salons and it’s not hard to understand why; there is a much lower risk of chipping the polish the moment the client steps out of your salon unlike traditional polish, they are impossibly glossy and can last up to several weeks. The GTi Gel Nails course covers how to complete gel overlays and extensions as well as the maintenance, repair and removal of the treatment in order to provide a full gel nails service.

Gel Polish

The GTi Gel Polish course covers how to complete gel polish application and demonstrates the correct removal techniques. The course also covers reception and consultation, contra-indications to treatment and aftercare advice. The course is beautifully written and accompanied by images and diagrams to give you the best possible learning experience.

Health & Safety

This course contains all the relevant health and safety legislation and information which you will need to know when working in the beauty, nails and holistic industry. The GTi Health & Safety course includes valuable information regarding waste, fire safety and injuries. It also includes a template of a risk assessment which is available, along with the course manual, to download once you have completed the course.

Henna Brows

This course covers the techniques to enable you to provide a professional Henna Brow treatment. Theory is delivered online with clear diagrams. The practical element is taught in a one day training session at a choice of UK locations. Consultation and contra-indication guidance is covered in the theory element of the course. Photographs and diagrams ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform Henna Brow treatments.

Hot Stone Massage

This course covers the technique and routine for carrying out a Hot Stone Massage. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. Photographs and diagrams ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform this very popular treatment.

Indian Head Massage

This course covers the technique for upper back, shoulder, upper arm, neck, scalp and face massage. It also includes the theory behind Indian Head Massage such as the history of the treatment, principles of ayurveda, marma points and chakras. The course includes resources with clear diagrams and images. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. Photographs and videos ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform the Indian Head Massage.

Lash & Brow Treatments

This course covers the technique for eyebrow shaping, eyelash tinting, eyebrow tinting, the application of strip lashes and the application of flare lashes. It also includes fantastic anatomy & physiology resources with clear diagrams and images. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. Photographs and diagrams ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform all of these lash and brow treatments.

Lash Lift & Tint

This course will teach you about the technique, products and tools used to provide a professional Lash Lift and Tint treatment and includes a practical training session and assessment.

Make-Up

This course covers the application of make-up to the face, eyes and lips as well as how to perform a facial cleanse and apply strip lashes. The course also shows you how to adapt your treatment to suit varying clients’ needs. Resources with clear diagrams and images are included to give you the best possible learning experience. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. The course includes online theory as well as a practical training session at a location of your choice, designed to give you the confidence and ability to offer a full make-up treatment.

Manicure Course

Manicures can be found on nearly every treatment menu, and are often the bread and butter of many businesses. The manicure offers the therapist or technician a whole range of options to suit nearly every client. This course will teach you the essential skills you need to know about offering a professional manicure, and includes a practical training session and assessment.

Marketing Your Business

This course has been developed for beauty and holistic therapists and nail technicians who already have their own business and are looking for effective ways to promote it. It is suitable for any beauty business owner, whether at home, mobile or in a salon. Written by leading industry experts, the course includes images and online assessments to give you the best possible learning experience.

Nail Tips With Acrylic Overlay

The GTi Tips With Acrylic Overlay course covers how to complete the application and demonstrates the correct removal techniques. The course also covers reception and consultation, contra-indications to treatment and aftercare advice.

Pedicure Course

Pedicures are a fantastic way to get new clients into the salon. It is a treatment that is often given as a treat, or is booked to make tired toes look respectable. Once a client has been made to look and feel better, they are much more inclined to repeat the process, and you will hopefully have gained a customer for life. The GTi Pedicure course teaches you how to complete a professional pedicure treatment and includes a practical training and assessment day.

Professional Standards For Therapists

Professional therapists are required to comply with all relevant legislation affecting their businesses and must act professionally at all times towards clients and fellow practitioners. Professional therapists are responsible for the health and safely of their clients and themselves. They must also abide by a strict code of ethics as laid down by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists.

Reiki Level 1 and 2

This course covers the techniques to professionally complete different levels of Reiki healing routines. Theory is delivered online with clear diagrams. The practical element is taught in a one day training session at a choice of UK locations and includes your Reiki level one and two attunements as well as training in using Reiki and an assessment. Consultation and contra-indication guidance is covered in the theory element of the course. Photographs and diagrams ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform Reiki treatments.

Russian Volume Eyelash Extensions

This course covers the technique for Russian Volume Eyelash Extension application.The course also covers the removal and maintenance of lashes. The course includes anatomy and physiology of the hair and eye, contra-indications and contra-actions to treatment. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment.

Semi-Permanent, Individual Eyelash Extensions

Lash extensions continue to be one of the most popular beauty salon services in the UK, and according to the latest Guild Lash Treatments survey the demand for lash extension treatments shows no sign of slowing down anytime soon. This course covers the technique for eyelash extension application for both individual and flare lashes, removal and maintenance. The course includes anatomy and physiology of the hair and eye, contra-indications and contra-actions to the treatment. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is also covered.

Spray Tanning

This course covers the technique for performing a spray tanning treatment illustrated by clear photographs. It also includes fantastic anatomy and physiology resources with clear diagrams. Health and safety guidance is covered as well as contra-actions and contra-indications and aftercare.

Starting and Marketing Your Business

This course has been developed for beauty and holistic therapists and nail technicians who wish to start their own business whether from home, mobile or in a salon. It includes advice on starting a business as well as marketing advice. Written by leading industry experts, the course includes images and online examinations to give you the best possible learning experience.

Starting Your Own Business

This course has been developed for beauty and holistic therapists and nail technicians who are wanting to start their own business, whether it be home-based, mobile or in a salon. Written by leading industry experts, the course includes images and online assessments to give you the best possible learning experience.

Successful Retailing

The GTi Successful Retailing course covers all the aspects you will need to know in order to confidently and competently retail products to your clients. The course includes detailed modules on how to choose and prepare your products, how to approach the client and how to measure their response. The course is beautifully written and accompanied by full-colour images to give you the best possible learning experience. This theory-only course is completed entirely online, in your own time, so it fits in around a busy lifestyle. There are no online examinations to complete, instead students are provided with a workbook which contains tasks for each module which will help you to tailor the sales process to your own business and products.

Threading

The GTi Threading course covers how to give a full Threading treatment and covers the history, and technique of the treatment. It also includes detailed technique modules which show you how to carry out a Threading treatment. The course also shows you how to adapt your treatment to suit varying clients’ needs. Resources with clear diagrams and images are included to give you the best possible learning experience. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. The course includes online theory as well as a practical training session at a location of your choice, designed to give you the confidence and ability to offer a full threading treatment.

Waxing Course

Waxing is an excellent addition to any treatment menu and provides repeat business as it is an essential maintenence option for many clients. The GTi Waxing Course meets the Habia National Occupational Standards and covers the various types of hair removal, anatomy and physiology, skin disorders and diseases, contra-actions and contra-indications, reception, consultation, ventilation, technique, and aftercare.