Why Choose Us?
Why Should You Train With Carlton Institute?
At a Glance
- We have been the leaders of beauty training for 20 years
- We are multi award winning - previously we have been awarded 'Best Training School' by the Guild Awards of Excellence
- Widest range of courses - over 60 beauty, nail and holistic therapy courses
- Largest beauty training provider - 16 centres across the UK and Ireland
- Highly skilled, qualified and experienced tutors deliver your training
- All courses accredited by VTCT and approved by Habia
- Train in the latest treatments using premium industry products
- Achieve the Carlton Institute Diploma on passing your course and have the option of advancing to NVQ study
- Small classes of 10 students for a personal training experience
- No minimum number of students required for courses to run
The Carlton Industry has been leading the beauty training sector since its launch in 1992. Originally based in Devon, the Carlton Institute is now a multi-award winning, nationwide training company with 16 centres across the UK and Ireland that continues to provide an unrivalled range of over 60 short courses in beauty, nail and holistic therapy.
All of our tutors are highly skilled and qualified with a wealth of experience in the industry gained from managing salons and spas through to working with multi-million pound organisations.
All of our courses are accredited by VTCT and approved by Habia, so you can be assured that you are receiving the very highest standard of training. On passing any of our courses, you will receive the nationally recognised Carlton Institute Diploma, which will allow you obtain insurance, so that you can start offering your new treatments to clients. Furthermore, many of our courses give you the option to advance your learning by achieving an NVQ qualification, which is perfect if you would like to gain employment in a spa, salon or abroad.
We strive to work with premium brands, so that you train with industry leading products. After your training, you can purchase everything you need to complete your treatments from our online Trade Shop, which stocks a wide range of products at competitive prices. We are also committed to regularly updating our course variety, so that you can learn the latest and most popular treatments available.
Your Therapist Training Journey
From beginning to end, we are dedicated to making sure you receive the best possible training experience from the Carlton Institute. We are proud to have a knowledgeable, experienced and friendly customer service team who are available to guide you through every stage. Whether you need advice on which course is best for you, guidance on completing your NVQ or simply directions to your training school, they are always there to help.
We believe in helping you throughout every aspect of your therapist training journey:
1. Finding the course that's right for you at the right price
2. Delivering high quality, expert training, so that you can achieve the qualifications you want.
3. Offering you a wide range of industry products, so that you can treat your clients with professional, premium products.
4. Providing a comprehensive insurance scheme to cover you and your business.
5. Giving ongoing support from our customer support team should you need it.