Guide to 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.

This course covers all the essential information which you will need to know when setting up in business including an overview of the different types of beauty businesses and modules on business accountancy and administration.

The course has been written by leading industry experts and contains images as well as online examinations to guarantee you get the best learning experience. All modules and examinations are completed online with full online support available.

Once you have completed the course, you will receive a downloadable manual of all the information from the course as well as a GTi certificatein Starting Your Own Business.

Course Delivery

This theory-only course is completed entirely online, in your own time, so it fits in around a busy lifestyle.

Course Content

  • Introduction
  • Motivation
  • Planning Your Business
  • Buying an Existing Business
  • Types Of Businesses
  • Business Administration
  • Support For your Business

Course Requirements

This course has no requirements.
Online support is available throughout this course.

Course Duration

8 Hours
(Completed at your own pace)

Course Cost

£49 including VAT
£25 including VAT (This fee does not apply if you’re a Guild Member)

Finance Available on all courses


  • CPD Points 8
  • Accredited by Guild of Professional Beauty.