Awarding Bodies in the Beauty Related Industry


CIBTAC established in 1977 as the education arm of BABTAC. CIBTAC is a leading awarding body and proud of their international recognition for producing graduates of the highest calibre.
CIBTAC offer a wide portfolio of courses with
  * beauty therapy
  * spa
  * wellbeing
  * diet and nutrition
  * sports therapy
  * holistic therapy

BABTAC are recognised by the British government qualification and framework which is often used to support local governments qualification throughout the world to enable international recognition for the learner


ITEC is a leading international specialist examination board, providing quality qualifications in
  * beauty and spa therapy
  * Hairdressing
  * complimentary therapies
  * Sports & Fitness Training
  * customer service

ITEC has been awarding high quality and respected industry qualifications since 1947. It is now one of the world's leading and most successful awarding bodies.
ITEC is approved as an awarding organisation in the UK, as such all QCF qualifications are approved on the qualifications credit framework.


City & Guilds are the leading skills development organisation, providing services to training providers, employers and trainees across a variety of sectors to meet the needs of today’s workplace. Our qualifications are valued by employers across the world, helping individuals develop their talents and abilities for career progression.
City & Guild offer a full suite of qualifications within the beauty industry from Entry Level 3 up to Level 4, designed to suit all learning needs and covering all sectors within the Beauty industry.
City &Guilds qualification in beauty therapy help learners launch their careers as
  * beauty therapists
  * spa therapists
  * make-up artists
  * nail technicians.
Learners can quickly work their way up in beauty industry from assistants through to Salon Managers and owners.