Frequently
Asked
Questions

How do I enrol on the course?

You can enrol on any chosen course through a variety of methods; the most simple and easiest method is by contacting Jane directly @ Gerbera Beauty on 01778 394924 or by accessing the Gerbera Beauty website www.gerberabeauty.co.uk. You can also access beautyguildtraining.com website.

Upon enrolment full payment of the course to Gerbera Beauty is required in order for you to access the information you need from The Guild to get started on your chosen course. We accept card and cash payments.

A £25 Registration fee is also required to The Guild for insurance and membership purposes.

How soon after enrolling can I start the course?

Once you have enrolled on the course and paid the course fee, you will have immediate access to the online course modules which means you can start learning straight away. Practical training will be provided within three – four weeks of completion of the theory aspect of the course.

How long will it take me to complete the course?

The time it takes to complete the course will depend on how quickly you learn as an individual, and also on the number of hours per day you spend on it.

Is there a time limit for completing the course?

No, however, you are best to start the course straight away and complete the course within ideally a 6 month period to keep yourself motivated.

Is the course accredited?

The course is fully accredited by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists for membership and insurance.

Is the course accredited for Continuing Professional Development - CPD?

Yes. The course is accredited for Continuing Professional Development by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists.

What support is available to me whilst doing the course?

All GTI courses have access to integrated email support from fully qualified therapists and tutors. Jane @ Gerbera Beauty will be your main Tutor and point of contact for all chosen courses.

What if I am dyslexic?

Each course module includes an audio soundtrack of the course material which is ideal for students who are dyslexic.

Do I need anything special on my computer?

You will need to have a modern web browser and speakers or headphones. Please note that the GTI course modules do not currently run on some mobile devices such as iPhones and iPads and are not compatible with Google Chrome browsers. Please feel free to run our free trial module to check if the course will run on your computer.

How will the course be marked?

Following each course module, you will take an online examination which requires a pass rate of around 70%. For the practical module, you will need to demonstrate that you can perform the outlined tasks to the skill level required.

Am I allowed to refer to text books or notes during the examination?

No. You are expected to complete online tests under exam conditions without referring to any notes, text books or online help.

What if I fail a module?

If you fail a module you have the ability to re-take the examination twice. If you fail the module you will be contacted by your tutor who will offer support before making a final attempt.

What if I fail the practical assessment?

You will need to arrange another day of training with Gerbera Beauty where your practical assessment was carried out. You will be charged for this.

Do I need to complete any paperwork?

No. All examinations are completed online and a record of your marks is displayed in your login area. When you complete your practical module you may need to fill out your details as well as a review form.

What will I receive when I complete the course?

You will receive a GTI certificate which will be downloadable for free on successful completion of the course. If you wish to purchase a certificate there will be an administration and postage charge of £15+VAT.

Can I try a sample of the course?

Yes, click on the free trial option on the website to see a sample of the course.

THE ADDRESS

GERBERA BEAUTY
& TRAINING SCHOOL

64 North Street,
Bourne, Lincolnshire,
PE10 9AJ

Opening Times

Mon - 10am to 8pm
Late night by appointment
Tues, Thurs & Fri - 9am to 6pm
Wed - Closed
Sat - 9am to 2pm

CONTACT US

T: 01778 394924
E: info@gerberabeauty.co.uk

THE ADDRESS

GERBERA BEAUTY
& TRAINING SCHOOL

64 North Street,
Bourne, Lincolnshire,
PE10 9AJ

Opening Times

Mon - 10am to 8pm
Late night by appointment
Tues, Thurs & Fri - 9am to 6pm
Wed - Closed
Sat - 9am to 2pm

CONTACT US

T: 01778 394924
E: info@gerberabeauty.co.uk