Basic Waxing Course

This course is ideal for Beginners who wish to learn how to correctly and safely perform Waxing Treatments on various areas of the body.

Prerequisites: No experience needed
Course Requirements: Practical Assessment & Theory Test on the day

This Course is Fully Accredited with ABT. Certificates are issued on the day upon completion of a successful Practical Assessment with your Tutor.



  • Health & Safety
  • Code of practice for hygiene in the beauty salon
  • The appearance of the beauty therapist
  • Sterilisation and Disinfecting
  • Precautions taken in the salon to prevent contamination and cross infection What is skin?
  • Skin anatomy
  • The skin structure
  • Hair growth
  • Hair types
  • Changes in growth patterns
  • History of waxing
  • Why waxing?
  • Benefits of waxing
  • Contra-indications
  • Contractions
  • Methods of hair removal
  • Methods of waxing/equipment
  • Client consultation
  • Area set up
  • Preparing work area
  • Warm wax treatments
  • Warm wax troubleshooting
  • Hot wax treatments
  • Hot wax troubleshooting
  • After-care advicme