GTi Waxing Course

Waxing is an excellent addition to any treatment menu which provides repeat business as it is an essential maintenance option for many clients. Waxing is a simple method of hair removal with a variety of techniques, this course is designed to teach students everything you need to know about carrying out a professional waxing service on different areas of the body including the legs, bikini line, underarms, forearm and facial waxing.

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, male waxing and aftercare.

The course is fully accredited by the Guild of Beauty Therapists, the UK’s leading professional beauty trade body, for membership and insurance purposes. Upon completion of the course, students will receive a full-colour certificate for a GTi Award in Waxing Treatments.

Course Content

  • PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)
  • Health & Safety / Sterilisation
  • Preparation of Treatment
  • Client Consultation
  • Contra-Indications
  • Contra-Actions
  • Introduction
  • Reception
  • Anatomy & Physiology Hair
  • The Endocrine System
  • Warm Waxing Techniques
  • Women Waxing Legs, Bikini, Abdomen, Underarm, Facial ,Forearm
  • Male Waxing
  • Aftercare
  • GDPR Data Protection
  • Social Media
  • Insurance
  • Pricing and Product Range
  • Wholesalers

Waxing Kit (Included)

  • 1 x Wax Heater Pot Wax 450g
  • 1 x Cleansing Pre-Wax Gel 250ml
  • 1 x Soothing After Wax Lotion 250ml
  • 1 x Seraclean Equipment Cleanser 250ml
  • 1 x Paper Waxing Strips (100)
  • 1 x Disposable Spatulas (100)

Course Entry Points

  • No experience or previous qualifications necessary.
  • This course is designed for Beginners.
  • Online Training materials are downloaded and theory module assessments completed online at Guild GTi website, you must pass all assessments before being able to participate with the course practical.

Course Duration

2 Days
10am – 2.30pm
(1x Model Required Each Day)

Course Cost

£299 including VAT
£25 including VAT (GTI student membership for 3 months)
Professional Kit Included.


  • We ask our students to arrive no later than 9.45am to ensure prompt start, this day includes theory/practical.
  • Students will require a model to work on please ensure you can provide one on the day of your course.
  • Minimal jewellery should be worn.
  • All student will be required to wear salon clothing.
  • Comfortable shoes must be worn.
  • Socks or tights must be worn.
  • All training equipment and products will be provided.
  • The use of mobile phones is prohibited during training unless prior authorisation has been given.
  • Please note we have a terms and condition policy (available on request).
  • Please note that a £100 non-refundable & non-transferable deposit is required to hold your place.

Finance Available on all courses


  • The GTi Waxing Award is accredited by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists, the UK’s leading professional beauty trade body.
  • CPD Points 30