News

 

Omni Academy Principal Carolyne Cross,
BABTAC Awards Finalist

Omni Academy of Beauty Principal, Carolyne Cross has been announced as a Finalist in this years prestigious BABTAC & CIBTAC Awards in the category of Outstanding Contribution to the Industry.

Carolyne’s career in the Beauty industry began some 35 years ago. During this time she has realised some incredible achievements, not just in her own career but for the industry as a whole.
She has worked in salons, on cruise ships, within education, teaching, examining and writing qualifications. In 2008 she founded the award winning Omni Academy of Beauty and later in 2016, Omni The Salon. She’s worked for various awarding bodies and has been Chairman of the leading membership and awarding organisation representing the industry in discussion with senior Politicians. She has also been called upon as a spokesperson for the industry on several occasions in the the media both print, radio and TV and also acts as an expert witness with court cases which relate to the beauty industry.

The awards take place on Sunday 18th June. Watch this space…

 

 

Our first Omni Baby

We are beyond delighted to announce the birth of our first Omni baby, William Cristopher Hall. Born on the 17th of July 2016 weighing 7lbs 5oz.

Huge congratulations to both our superstar tutor Staci and her husband Matthew.
We can’t wait for a cuddle!

William Hall

Congratulations to our Winston Churchill girls!

A huge Congratulations to our Level 2 Beauty students from Winston Churchill School in Woking who all received their VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Beauty Services last week.
Since 2012 we have been running the programme within Winston Churchill which has since been awarded Grade 1 by Ofsted for enrichment to education.
Well done girls!

W.C End of term

 Amazing News!

We are so excited, the Government has just dropped the Government Learners Loan to 19+  This loan is designed to help learners pay college/training fees! Unlike other loans, this does not depend on household  income and credit check so you won’t need to start paying anything back until you’ve finished your course. To be eligible for the loan, you need to be aged 19 or above and must have lived in the EU for the past 3 years.

If you’re interested and want to get more information, then don’t hesitate to get in touch on 01932 232322.

19-Advanced-Learning-Loan

 

New for 2016:

Electrolysis and Ear Piercing Courses.

Electrolysis

VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Epilation

Electrolysis or Electrical Epilation is the method of permanently removing hair from the beneath the skin’s surface with the use of an electrical current. This course delivers the theoretical and practical knowledge required to be able to carry out this highly effective and results driven treatment.

Course Cost:

£995.00 exc vat (inc vat £1194.00)

Course cost includes: Tuition, work packs, assessments, all resources.

VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Epilation Exam fee £57.50
Admin fee £36.00

Start Dates:

1 Day per week for 8 weeks (9.30am – 4.30pm)

*Jan 11th – Feb 22nd (Mon) Walton on Thames

*May 6th – Jun 17th (Fri) Walton on Thames

 

Ear Piercing

VTCT Level 2 Award in Ear Piercing

This qualification can be achieved without any previous experience or knowledge within the beauty industry, it is also a great addition to your existing beauty therapy skills. Ear piecing is a great treatment to offer and with a professional qualification you will be secure in the knowledge that you have the best training behind you. You will have knowledge of multiple ear piercings, consultation techniques, preparation, treatment procedure, aftercare, contra-indications, contractions and homecare advice.

Course Cost:

£95.00 exc vat (inc vat £114.00)

Course Cost Includes: Tuition, assessments, all resources.

VTCT Level 2 Award in Skin Tanning Techniques Exam Fee £32.00
Admin fee £36.00

Start Dates:

½ Day Course (9.30am – 3.00pm)

* Jan 26th (Tue) Walton on Thames

*Apr 26th (Tue) Walton on Thames

* Aug 16th (Tue) Walton on Thames

Electrolysis at the Omni Academy of Beauty

 

Ear Piercing

VTCT Level 2 Award in Ear Piercing

This qualification can be achieved without any previous experience or knowledge within the beauty industry, it is also a great addition to your existing beauty therapy skills. Ear piecing is a great treatment to offer and with a professional qualification you will be secure in the knowledge that you have the best training behind you. You will have knowledge of multiple ear piercings, consultation techniques, preparation, treatment procedure, aftercare, contra-indications, contractions and homecare advice.

Course Cost:

£95.00 exc vat (inc vat £114.00)

Course Cost Includes: Tuition, assessments, all resources.

VTCT Level 2 Award in Skin Tanning Techniques Exam Fee £32.00
Admin fee £36.00

Start Dates:

½ Day Course (9.30am – 3.00pm)

* Jan 26th (Tue) Walton on Thames

*Apr 26th (Tue) Walton on Thames

* Aug 16th (Tue) Walton on Thames

Electrolysis at the Omni Academy of Beauty

Omni Academy of Beauty achieved a “Grade 1, Outstanding” from Ofsted in June 2015

 

The apprenticeship courses we run at Omni Academy of Beauty are funded by the government. In order to deliver these we work together with AFA Skills & Training. In June 2015 we were visited by Ofsted in relation our apprenticeship programmes and as part of the AFA network. We were delighted to be awarded a Grade 1 at Omni Academy of Beauty.

The overall grade for the AFA network was a Grade 2. See the full report here.

 

Omni Academy of Beauty: Winners of the Elmbridge Independent Retail Awards

 

In July 2015 Omni Academy of Beauty were delighted to be awarded ‘Best in Hair & Beauty’ in the Elmbridge Independent Retailer of the Year Awards 2015. A very grateful and heartfelt thank you to everyone who took the time to vote for us. Here just some of the comments our lovely voters left about us:

“Not only do they offer great training they also give the community a chance of enjoying wonderful, luxurious treatments at a price we can all afford. Thank you”

“I have recently completed my Level 2 Beauty Diploma and now doing Level 3 along with additional courses. I’m in my late twenties and the college are brilliant, making me feel cared for and at ease. The level of experience that the teachers have is second to none which is vital for any college.”

“Very professional and friendly”

“Amazing and very helpful staff, best place to go to”

“Great opportunity for re-training programme and opportunity for inexpensive beauty treatments!”

“Very pleased with the high standard of training I received”

“Great training”

“Superb customer care and professional standards”

“I spent my time there studying. I enjoyed the courses that I did their and the people are lovely”

“Thorough and knowledgeable tutors, high quality standards. Clean and happy environment to work and study.”

“Amazing company, well presented. Friendly staff”

“After training at Isis, I have managed to set up a successful business offering beauty treatments in the comfort of your own home”

“Fantastic place that give young and old adults the chance to go back to learning a trade and develop a career in a friendly and patient environment”

“They deliver a great service would highly recommend.”

“Frequent user of their excellent services”

“Friendly, helpful staff, clean and airy rooms”

“Great service and always professional. have very high standards.”

Ofstead Omni Academy of Beauty
Elmbridge Retail Award Omni Academy of Beauty