Funding & Advice

Flexible Plans

We understand that getting together the fees for these courses can sometimes be a bit of a challenge. At Omni Academy we are able to offer 0% finance over 12 months and flexible payment plans to suit your individual needs and to enable you to achieve the career path you choose.

We can also advise on the various options for loans and support that may be available to you. Please feel free to contact us after reading this page if you have questions.

0% Finance

Take advantage of our 0% interest payment plan

Your interest-free finance will cover the cost of your course price with no interest and no fees to pay. Anything that is not included in the course fee, such as exam fees and kit will be payable as required. Any additional fees are detailed within the course description.

Who can benefit from interest–free finance?

Before you apply please note you will only be considered for finance if you:

  • Are at least 18 years old;
  • Are in regular full or part-time employment (minimum 16 hours per week or £5,000 per annum, unless you retired and receiving a private/company pension or in receipt of disability allowance);
  • Are a permanent UK resident and have lived in the UK for at least 3 years;
  • Have a good credit history with no late payments. debt relief orders, CCJs, IVAs or bankruptcies.
Interest free finance over 12 months example

Cost of your Course = £2457

30% deposit = £737
Total amount of credit = £1720
Duration = 12 months
APR = 0%
Interest charged is £0
12 monthly payments of £143.33

Total amount payable is £2457

Repaying your loan
If your application is successful, you will need to pay your deposit before you start your course. Your first monthly direct debit payment will be taken approximately 25 days after you’ve started your course. You have the right to repay all or part of the loan early at any time.
How to Apply
Please contact us for further information on how to apply.
Cancellation
You have a 14-day cooling off period where you can withdraw from the credit agreement after signing your documents. If you wish to cancel your application simply contact us and we will arrange this and refund your deposit. We will also make you aware of any outstanding balance if applicable.

Omni Beauty Academy acts as a credit broker for Duologi – the lender of the interest free finance scheme. Details of the lender and their regulations are available on application.

If during your application process, false or inaccurate information is provided and fraud is identified, details will be passed to fraud prevention agencies to prevent fraud and money laundering. Further information about how the information held by fraud prevention agencies may be used is available from the lender on application.

19+ Loan & Other Support

19+ Loan

You can apply for the 19+ loan to help with the costs of a college or training course if you’re aged 19+ and have lived in the EU for 3 or more years. Give us a call to see if you’re eligible for help with any of our Level 3 courses.

Unlike other loans, this does not depend on your household income and credit check so your repayments don’t start until you’ve finished your course and you won’t have to pay anything back until you earn more than £21,000 a year.

Learner Support

Learners who wish to investigate the funding options available to them can contact the National Careers Service on 0800 100 900. The National Careers Service (formerly Next Step) provides information, advice and guidance to help learners make decisions on learning, training and work opportunities. The service offers confidential, helpful and impartial advice, supported by qualified careers advisers. Learners can also find guidance on the National Careers Service website at: https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/contact-us-v1/home-v1

Charitable Trust Funds

There are a lot of Charities out there who offer financial support for adult learners.The Family Action Charitable trust, are another way of sourcing funding options, please visit www.family-action.org.uk or contact Family action on 020 7254 6251.

Family Action offers educational funding through the following grants programmes: Family Action’s Educational Grants. There are a range of educational grants available through Family Action’s grants programme. Applicants must be studying at a college or university that is affiliated to EGS (Educational Grants Service).