This course is insurable, accredited or approved by the professional bodies; FHT, IPHM, The Accreditation Council of Holistic Healers (ACHH), World Metaphysical Association, Thinktree.
Often up to 500 CPD course points are awarded for distance learning courses - please check with whom you are registered for their guidelines on how many points they award for online courses, as they all differ.
The aim of this course is to guide you through requirements for starting or massively improving your therapy business to become successful as a business for both Beauty and Holistic therapists, whether they are looking to work in spa, salon or mobile as a beauty or massage therapist or both. The industry continues to grow and the demand for therapists, spas and salons has increased. Running your own business can be very rewarding, offering you freedom in your working life and responsibility for your own success.
This online course will look into the questions you need to ask yourself and market research you should undertake before embarking on your exciting journey.
The course also covers key decisions you will need to make with regard to setting your niche market, how you set your business up financially, including costs and tax requirements and how to create a business plan.
We will look at insurance requirements, qualifications and professional organisations and regulations. We will also explore the advantages and disadvantages of working in a spa, salon at home or mobile and the importance of building a rapport with clients.
This is an accredited course, giving you the tools to start your therapy business or improve the one you already have.
You will be provided with your own personal area on our professional, easy-to-use learning platform. Here you will find all the resources that you need, in one handy place.
This includes the following:
• Course Lessons
• Course content is available to view on our learning platform and if required, a hard copy of the manual can be requested at a small cost by contacting your course tutor
• Course Videos available to view on the platform as you learn
• Messaging area
The course will be yours to start in your own time with admin help when needed.
There are 17 modules to complete, with a multiple-choice assessment at the end of the course with 10 short answer questions to complete.
Certificate on Completion:
Once you have completed all assignments, you will be awarded an accredited certificate, available to download at your leisure.
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