East and West Holistics is accredited to offer training courses from The Guild of Beauty Therapists, via Guild Training International.

We offer a wide range of training courses with small and friendly classes to allow for plenty of individual attention with support and advice before, during and after the course. On course completion students will leave with a GTI diploma and CPD points giving them access to vocational insurance and the opportunity to work within the beauty industry. All courses are fully accredited with the Guild of professional Beauty.
Please choose from the following to find out more about the courses we offer:

Holistic Courses
Course Name Description
Aromatherapy Course
Price: £100
This course describes the characteristics of all the essential and carrier oils and explains how you can incorporate pre-blended oils into your massage treatments.
Candle Massage Course
Price: £100
This course is sure to increase any therapists' clientele and profits. The warm candle wax is an excellent add on to many beauty treatments such as manicures, pedicures, facials and massage to offer that extra special indulgent treatment.
East and West Massage Therapy
Price: £1250
This course is designed to help the therapist learn how to correctly use the techniques to prevent injuring not just the client but the therapist itself. Learning about different types of massage combination that consists of Eastern and Western massage therapeutic massage. Its aim is to provide the student with the necessary skills and tech piques to deliver massage at the professional standard.
Foot Reflexology Training
Price: £250
This course covers reading and interpreting the feet as well as performing relaxation and pressure techniques. It also includes the theory and history behind the reflexology treatment.
Heated Bamboo Course
Price: £100
The healing art of bamboo therapy, using various massage techniques and warm bamboo sticks, relaxes the body at its deepest level and is effective in creating harmony and balance.
Holistic Facial diploma course
Price: £295
This holistic facial course works with natural products to provide a holistic approach to the traditional beauty facial. Working on the face is a great addition to any massage therapists repertoire and can be used as a standalone treatment or combined with other treatments to provide ‘pamper packages’. You will be taught a full Treatment Routine which includes cleanse, tone, exfoliation, moisturise, massage and how to use facial masks for your clients skin type.
Hot Stone Massage Course
Price: £100
A truly fantastic treatment which will leave clients in a deep state of relaxation and wellbeing ensuring they come back for more. Using hot balsamic stones the combination of heat and deep pressure work the tissues resulting in the relief of muscular tension with minimal effect for the therapist, leaving the client mentally, physically and spiritually balanced.
Traditional Thai Massage Advance
Price: £450
This Course will provide for a greater skill and understanding of new techniques using thumbs, elbows, knees and feet. This course is for existing therapists with a level 1 Thai massage qualification - our level one or similar qualification obtained elsewhere. Passive stretching techniques will be demonstrated and practised for use with specific aliments, to adjust the skeletal structure, increase flexibility and restore movement.
Traditional Thai Massage Level 1
Price: £550
Thai Massage is an ancient and unique form of body therapy incorporating deep stretching and rhythmic compression in a ‘dance like’ transmission of energy. It affects the whole body by increasing flexibility, releasing both deep and superficial tension, and helping the body’s natural energy to flow more freely.
Business Courses
Course Name Description
Guide to Starting and Marketing Your Business
Price: £60
This course includes advice on starting a business as well as marketing advice. Written by leading industry experts, the course includes images and voiceovers to give you the best possible learning experience.
Guide to Starting Your Own Business
Price: £40
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.
Marketing Your Business Course
Price: £40
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.
Successful Retailing Course
Price: £40
The GTi Successful Retailing course covers all the aspects you will need to know in order to confidently and competently retail products to your clients.
Professional Courses
Course Name Description
Anatomy and Physiology
Price: £200
An understanding of Anatomy and Physiology is required 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.
Health and Safety Course
Price: £40
The GTi course in Health & Safety covers all the essential legislation and information which you will need to know when working in the beauty, nails and holistic industry.
Professional Standards for Therapists
Price: £50
The GTi course in Professional Standards for Therapists covers all the essential legislation and professional ethics required for working in the industry as specified in the National Occupational Standards for level 2 and 3 treatments in beauty, nails and holistic therapy.