What is all the training about?

Education is valuable and well worth an investment towards progression.  At Eastern Shimmer, we strive to provide an excellent start towards a solid career in beauty therapy.  


As an approved centre of VTCT, which is Internationally recognised taking your career to pastures new, we offer bespoke small courses to increase the students classroom experience as well as higher individual attention.  

Courses that are available are but not limited to:

Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention (COVID-19)  - Compulsory Course as a prerequisite for other courses offered by VTCT.

Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Services

Level 2 NVQ in Beauty Therapy General

Level 2 Award in Nail Technology

Level 2 Award in LED Gel Nail Techniques

Level 3 Certificate in Fashion and Photographic Make up

Level 3 Diploma in Fashion, Theatre & Media Hair and Make up Studies, 

Level 3 Certificate in Swedish Massage

Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology

Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy

Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Studies (Make up)

Level 3 Diploma in Complementary Therapies - Reflexology, Aromatherapy ^ Body Massage

Level 3 Award in Nail Enhancement using Liquid & Powder

Level 3 NVQ Award in Fashion & Photographic Make up

Level 3 NVQ Award in Indian Head Massage

Level 3 NVQ in Self Tanning

Duration of courses vary with self study incorporated.  


Now offering split courses to enable studying at your own pace whilst under COVID 19 lockdown. All theory classes will involve google classroom assignments and resources with one to one zoom support and tutorials. To complete a course, a theory must be completed as well as a practical course with online exams, portfolio building, assignments and practical assessments to pass the qualification.

Why train with us?  Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT)  is recognised internationally, so not only will you be able to work in the UK, your qualification will be recognised abroad therefore you do not to retake your qualifications.  At Eastern Shimmer, class sizes are small (maximum of 6, unless it is Indian Head, this one is up to a maximum of 10), enabling good teacher ratio guidance as well as learner experience.  Teachers, assessors & IQA's delivering and monitoring the qualifications have a wealth of experience offering support and guidance throughout, thus passing expertise to the student.  

English not your first language?  No barriers at Eastern Shimmer, English as a Second Language (ESOL) is available as a separate course alongside booking a beauty course to ensure your English is at the correct level to pass modules of VTCT qualification.


Need more information?  Use the chat pop up or e-mail contact@easternshimmer.com.  Alternatively, book now using the book online facility tab.  A 20% deposit reserves your place.  Payment plans offered upon request.


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