Rated 4.8 / 5 based on 1997 reviews

Our Courses are fully accredited so on successfully completion you will be awarded with a Diploma Certificate allowing you to gain insurance to work on the paying public.

Both our online only and combined  (which includes practical training) courses offer you the ability the gain insurance on successful completion.

To make it easier for you to get started in the industry, we have put together a list of our accredited partners who guarantee to provide insurance for our graduates who hold our relevant certificates however other insurance companies may also offer insurance which you are free source yourself:

Associated Beauty Therapists (ABT)

ABT is the largest beauty and insurance membership provider in the UK, with over 9,000 active and insured business owners. ABT not only brings you a choice of fantastic insurance and membership packages tailored to your every need as well as a whole host of membership benefits such as Magazine Subscriptions, Free Trade Show Entry and Listings on our Website and much, much more.

View Website

British Association of Beauty Therapy & Cosmetology (BABTAC)

There are two types of membership available with BABTAC: those looking for insurance and those looking for a beneficial membership with a recognised organisation that offers access to discounts, training opportunities, industry advice and exclusive offers.
That way, whether you are a practicing professional or taking a career break, you can keep up to date with developments in the industry.
Individual practitioners who are therapists, hairdressers, holistic practitioners and specialists can enjoy the same level of benefits as salons and spas - simply select the right membership level for you.

View Website

International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine (IPHM)

The IPHM is run independently from any college or awarding body, and therefore will accept appropriately qualified therapists equally and fairly.

IPHM was set up to offer training providers and therapists alike whom offer a wide range of different therapies to be united under one umbrella as opposed to paying out for expensive specialist governing bodies for numerous therapies.

View Website

International Guild of Complementary Therapists (IGCT)

The International Guild of Complementary Therapists is the world-renowned body promoting and setting the standard for Holistic and Complementary Therapists and Course Providers. The IGCT logo serves as reassurance for anyone looking for a skilled complementary therapist or an accredited course in the various disciplines within the holistic sphere. All therapists and courses listed in the IGCT directory are approved personally by The Guild.

View Website

Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT)

Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT) is a specialist awarding and assessment organisation offering vocational and technical qualifications in a range of service sectors. With more than 2,000 approved centres worldwide, VTCT has an ever-expanding list of centres throughout the UK and Ireland, with a growing international presence.

View Website

Towergate Insurance

Towergate Insurance can provide members of Next Step Beauty with a range of specialist health & beauty insurance policies which protect livelihoods, from Professional Indemnity to Cyber insurance.

Read More Here...

View Website

Radius Insurance

Radius Beauty Therapist Insurance provides ultimate protection for your beauty business. We offer cover for a comprehensive list of treatments – including beauty, hair, nails and holistic practices. What’s more, we accept online qualifications! The policy is a fixed annual premium of £70 (plus IPT) – pay by card, and opt for interest-free monthly payments from only £6.50. Backed by one of the world’s largest and most respected insurance companies, our mobile sole trader policy covers you while working anywhere in the UK, providing up to £6m of cover.

View Website

Insync Insurance

Insync uses the latest technology, connecting and adapting to the modern way YOU want to communicate and run your business. Let’s face it, Insurance will never be fun or sexy, but we can make it easy, simple and cost effective!

View Website

Balens Insurance

We are experts in the development of insurance wordings for Health & Wellbeing Professionals. These wordings are, in our opinion, one of the widest available on market and include important features that other available, cheaper insurance packages may not include. Balens have always regarded claims support, quality cover and personal service as our main strengths.

View Website


When it comes to finding the right salon insurance policy it could be worthwhile looking online and getting a range of quotes from several insurance providers. Whilst many insurers may offer business insurance it may take a specialist provider that understands the way salon insurance works. This is where shopping to compare salon insurance could work best as it may identify the most appropriate insurance companies quicker.

View Website

UK Register of Learning Providers

The UK Register of Learning Providers (UKRLP) is the portal for government departments, agencies, learners, and employers to share key information about learning providers.

View Website

See How It Works

Accredited Course - Get your Diploma Certificate on completion

Start Earning - Get insurance to work in a salon or start your own business

Completely Online - Study using expert video tutorials & eBooks

Instant & Lifetime Access - Book now to get lifetime access to your course

No Rush - Complete the course at your own pace with no time restrictions!

Ideal For Everyone - Perfect for beginners or experienced therapists

Get A Little Extra - Choose to add a live interactive session with your tutor

Follow Us On