Why Offer Guild Accredited Training Courses

Any training courses you offer need to be accredited to be accepted for insurance purposes. The Guild of Beauty Therapists accredits more training centres and courses than any other organisation in the UK, which makes Guild accredited training the most sought after in the industry. The Guild is also the largest professional beauty trade body in the UK, and the largest provider of insurance to therapists and salons.


Benefits of Offering GTi and Guild Accredited Training

Top Quality Courses - GTi courses are written by industry experts to the highest standards and comply with the relevant National Occupational Standards.

Popular Treatments – GTi courses are available in 16 of the most popular treatments with another 8 business and core knowledge courses available as fully online courses.

Full Documentation Provided - GTi training centres have access to course manuals, course objectives, itemised equipment required and sample lesson plans. We also provide information regarding what patch tests are required, student enrolment forms and records of assessment.

Insurance - All GTi and Guild Accredited courses are accepted for insurance purposes by the Guild and other main insurance providers. As the UK’s largest trade body, the Guild will only accept private training that has been Guild Accredited.

Advertising – All GTi and Guild Accredited training centres and training courses are advertised on the Training Directory on Beautyguild.com which is the largest professional beauty website in the UK. GTi and Guild Accredited training centres are also advertised in each issue of Guild Gazette magazine which is the highest circulation trade magazine in the UK. Accredited training centres can also advertise forthcoming training dates on the Training Diary section of Beautyguild.com.

Recognition – The Guild accredits more private training courses than any other industry organisation, so offering GTi courses or having your courses Guild Accredited is the most recognisable sign of quality training.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) - All GTi and Guild Accredited training courses are certified for CPD purposes and each course is awarded the appropriate number of CPD points. Many organisations such as FE colleges, insist that their staff complete a minimum number of CPD hours each year in order to maintain their professional qualifications.

Course Enquiries - Visitors to Beautyguild.com can email Guild Accredited training centres direct through the website or visit the training centres website to see further details.

Diary Dates - You can boost course attendance and fill class spaces by advertising your courses in the online Training Diary Dates section on Beautyguild.com. This is searchable on location, course type and price and a great way of boosting class sizes.

Branding – GTi and Guild Accredited training centres training centres are authorised to use the “Guild Accredited” logo on their websites, social media channels, advertising and courses certificates. We also provide each training centre with their own personalised landing page on Beautyguild.com.

Referral Scheme - We view Guild Accreditation as a partnership between the Guild, our accredited training centres and their students. Each Guild Accredited training centre is provided with a unique referral code which their students can use to get £10 off Guild Membership and Insurance when they join. Each referral received earns the training centre £20 in advertising credits which can be used to promote the training centre and their courses on Beautyguild.com and Guild Gazette. This is a unique win / win arrangement for you and your students.