Founded in 1976, The Champneys College, which provides training in beauty therapy, has announced its renewed schedule for industry courses.
Situated in the grounds of Champneys Health Resort and Spa , near Tring in Hertfordshire, England, the College enjoys a suitably tranquil spa setting with standards that attract students from all over the world.
Recognised as a leader in beauty therapy training for the UK, the company states; “We deliver consistently high standards and have an outstanding examination success rate to produce therapists with all-round professionalism.”
For spa owners and managers looking to expand their therapist’s talents - the entrance specifications are as follows; there is no maximum age limit, however, minimum entry age is 16 years. Three GCSEs are required, preferably in English and a Science for CIDESCO course, although maturity and experience will be taken into account.
Candidates who fulfill the entrance requirements can complete an application form and attend a personal interview. At this time they will have the opportunity to have a tour of the College and to talk to tutors and possibly current students working at their studies. Candidates will also have the opportunity to visit the Champneys Health Resort and Spa.
The college runs a Bursary Scheme each year, whereby up to 50 percent of the course fee is offered to a number of selected students. To be considered, students must:
1. Be 23 years and over.
2. Have at least five GCSE qualifications (Grade A to C) or equivalent experience.
3. Be responsible for paying their own course fees.
4. Be UK citizens.
5. Be prepared to provide details of their personal finances.
Champneys also presents a Sponsorship Scheme. Students who are interested in working within the Champneys organisation after qualifying may apply for a sponsored place. If selected, they are given a fees concession and the guaranteed offer of employment with a minimum of a year`s contract.
Only CIDESCO applicants are eligible for bursaries and sponsorships.
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