Welcome to Totally Polished Academy 

Totally Polished Academy is a fully equipped training salon offering a range of beauty courses in small groups or on a one to one basis. With over 10 years in the beauty industry Totally Polished can not only offer an exceptional standard of training but also professional support to put you in the right direction of becoming a successful beauty therapist. All core courses are Guild approved and accredited. Start any accredited course today with only a £25.00 deposit! Click on each individual course for more information.

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ALL ACCREDITED COURSES

£50.00

OFF

THIS INCLUDES:
  • Manicure Course - NOW £135.00
  • Pedicure Course - NOW £135.00
  • Gel Polish Course - NOW £175.00
  • Classic Lash Extensions Course - NOW £175.00
THIS OFFER IS RUNNING UNTIL SATURDAY 31ST OCTOBER.
TO REDEEM THIS OFFER PLEASE EMAIL US. PRACTICAL COURSE MUST BE BOOKED BEFORE SUNDAY 6TH DECEMBER.

Combined Course Offers

Accredited Courses

Manicure and Gel Polish

Manicure and Pedicure

  • Accredited by Guild Beauty

  • Accredited by Guild Beauty

  • Enables you to obtain professional insurance

  • Enables you to obtain professional insurance

  • This courses requires two online mini courses (professional standards for beauty therapists and Covid-19) then two online theory courses one manicure, one gel polish.

  • This course requires two practical days in the salon.

  • A £50.00 deposit is required to start this course. please email us to get started.

  • This courses requires two online mini courses (professional standards for beauty therapists and Covid-19) then two online theory courses one manicure, one pedicure.

  • This course requires two practical days in the salon.

  • A £50.00 deposit is required to start this course. please email us to get started.

Course is available to start straight away.

Course is available to start straight away.

£360.00

£320.00

Gel Polish 

Accredited Course

Start your 

career today!

The course at a glance:

  • Accredited by Guild Beauty

  • Enables you to obtain professional insurance

  • Learn professional and safe application and removal

  • Theory assessments are online and can be studied at your own pace

  • Practical assessments are salon based and are either 1-1 or small groups

  • Course also covers starting up, pricing yourself, photography and social media

Course is available to start straight away.

£225.00

  • No kit needed, you will use the salons products while training

Manicure

Accredited Course

Pedicure

Accredited Course

The course at a glance:

The course at a glance:

  • Accredited by Guild Beauty

  • Accredited by Guild Beauty

  • Enables you to obtain professional insurance

  • Enables you to obtain professional insurance

  • Learn how to carry out a manicure treatment

  • Learn how to carry out a pedicure treatment

  • Theory assessments are online and can be studied at your own pace

  • Theory assessments are online and can be studied at your own pace

  • Practical assessments are salon based and are either 1-1 or small groups

  • Course also covers starting up, pricing yourself, photography and social media

  • No kit needed, you will use the salons products while training

  • Practical assessments are salon based and are either 1-1 or small groups

  • Course also covers starting up, pricing yourself, photography and social media

  • No kit needed, you will use the salons products while training

£185.00

£185.00

Individual Lash Extensions

Accredited Course

Start your 

days today!

The course at a glance:

  • Accredited by Guild Beauty

  • Enables you to obtain professional insurance

  • Learn professional and safe application and removal of lashes

  • Theory assessments are online and can be studied at your own pace

  • Practical assessments are salon based and are either 1-1 or small groups

  • Course also covers starting up, pricing yourself, photography and social media

  • No kit needed, you will use the salons products while training

Course is available to start straight away.

£225.00

Nail Art

2 Hour Lesson

Nail Art

4 Hour Lesson

The lesson at a glance:

The lesson at a glance:

  • 5 Nail designs covered

  • 10 Nail designs covered

  • Mini goodie bag to takeaway

  • Nail goodie bag to takeaway

  • Builder and polish application

  • Certificate upon completion

  • Certificate upon completion

  • This is a 1-1 session

  • Product recommendations and discounts

  • No kit needed, you will use the salons products while training

£90.00

  • This is a 1-1 session

  • No kit needed, you will use the salons products while training

  • Product recommendations and discounts

£150.00

up your 

The guide at a glance:

  • How to gain clients

today!

  • Pricing and charging your worth

  • Starting your business

Online Guide

The Social Media Guide

  • How to manage Facebook and Instagram

  • Apps and how to use them to your advantage

  • Eye catching photographs

I have created this guide with the knowledge I have learnt since owning the salon, this guide can be useful to anybody with a small business wanting to boost yourself. I hope this information helps you like it has helped me

Ffion

£30.00

The Nail Guide

Online Guide
Online Guide

The Lash Guide

The guide at a glance:

The guide at a glance:

  • Structure of the Nail

  • Health and Safety

  • Contra Indications

  • Nail Diseases

  • Nail Shapes

  • Gel Polish

  • Health and Safety

  • Lash Prep

  • Lashes

  • Adhesives

  • Set Up

  • Aftercare

I have created this guide with the knowledge I have learnt since owning the salon, this guide can be useful to newbie nail techs or experienced techs looking to brush up on your skills. I hope this information helps you like it has helped me

I have created this guide with the knowledge I have learnt since owning the salon, this guide can be useful to newbie lash techs or experienced techs looking to brush up on your skills. I hope this information helps you like it has helped me

Ffion

£30.00

Ffion

£30.00

Online with Guild Beauty

Online Courses

Anatomy and Physiology 
An understanding of Anatomy and Physiology is essential as the basis of all practical training courses in beauty and holistic therapy. The GTi Award in Anatomy and Physiology is accredited by the Guild of Beauty Therapists, the UK’s leading professional beauty trade body. The course covers all the Anatomy and Physiology required for the Level 2 and Level 3 National Occupational Standards (NOS) for beauty, nails and holistic therapy treatments.

£198.00

Professional Standards for Therapists
Professional therapists are required to comply with all relevant legislation affecting their businesses and must act professionally at all times towards clients and fellow practitioners. Professional therapists are responsible for the health and safely of their clients and themselves. They must also abide by a strict code of ethics as laid down by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists.
Guild Green Salon Scheme
This online learning tool will enable you to develop an environmental pledge unique to your salon business, which will outline the commitments your company is going to implement to make your organisation greener. The course guides you through the steps required to create an Environmental Policy for your salon that you can add to your website or social media channels.

£58.80

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. Written by leading industry experts, the course includes images and online assessments to give you the best possible learning experience.
Starting and Marketing Your Business
This course has been developed for beauty and holistic therapists and nail technicians who wish to start their own business whether from home, mobile or in a salon. It includes advice on starting a business as well as marketing advice. Written by leading industry experts, the course includes images and online examinations to give you the best possible learning experience.
Health and Safety
This course contains all the relevant health and safety legislation and information which you will need to know when working in the beauty, nails and holistic industry. The GTi Health & Safety course includes valuable information regarding waste, fire safety and injuries. It also includes a template of a risk assessment which is available, along with the course manual, to download once you have completed the course.
Marketing Your Business
This course has been developed for beauty and holistic therapists and nail technicians who already have their own business and are looking for effective ways to promote it. It is suitable for any beauty business owner, whether at home, mobile or in a salon. Written by leading industry experts, the course includes images and online assessments to give you the best possible learning experience.
Successful Retailing
 The course includes detailed modules on how to choose and prepare your products, how to approach the client and how to measure their response. This theory-only course is completed entirely online, in your own time, so it fits in around a busy lifestyle. There are no online examinations to complete, instead students are provided with a workbook which contains tasks for each module which will help you to tailor the sales process to your own business and products.

£46.80

£70.80

£46.80

£46.80

£46.80

£46.80