About Our Training

student 5E.L.K Beauty London has been providing Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Nail, Beauty and aesthetic training in the UK for more than 8 years. The combined experience of our trainers and consultants cover over 70 years in the beauty industry.
Courses are tailored to all levels of academic and practical experience and are suitable for complete beginners wanting a career change , intermediate nail tech and beauty therapists to advanced nail technicians, beauty therapists,aesthetic practitioners , medical practitioners and trainers who want to expand or reinforce their knowledge or, hands-on ability to serve their clients. We train any suitable practitioners from Doctors, Dentists, Pharmacists, Nurses, Podiatrists to Beauty Therapists (NVQ level 3 incl. electrolysis and IPL), as well as other qualified persons. An interview process is in place to help guide students to the best possible training route to suit their needs.

All courses contain comprehensive theoretical studies and extensive practical training which is delivered to ensure that high standards are met which adhere to the industry guidelines set out by the GMC , HEE, Habia.

(GMC – General Medical Council – http://www.gmc-uk.org/) (Please link to the GMc website)
(HEE – Health education England – https://hee.nhs.uk/) (Please link to the HEE website link ive given you here please)
(Habia – http://www.habia.org/) (Please link to the Habia website link ive given you here please)

Our Training courses have been approved , accredited and endorsed by PBD (Professional Beauty Direct) , VTCT, Westminster Indemnity, Cathedral Associates London Limited (www.callcathedral.com) who are authorised and regulated by Financial Conduct Authority. In addition Cathedral Associates London Limited are our recommended provider of insurances for individuals once they have completed aesthetic courses and are able to arrange Treatment Insurance Cover along with ancillary insurance covers. Cathedral Associates London Limited can be contacted on 01892 601198 and their postal address is:
1st Floor, ‘Johnsons’,
The Broadway,
Crowborough,
East Sussex, TN6 1DE

All work will be assessed internally using a variety of methods:

It is the student’s responsibility to complete all of the self guided tasks prior to the practical aspect of the course which will be assessed summatively by examination.
A verbal examination will be facilitated on arrival to the training clinic to gauge understanding prior to practice. (Aesthetic Training )
Ongoing formal observation of work with both Zanco and live models will inform a certificate of competence.(Aesthetic Training)
Submission of 10 case studies post training will finalise the CPD certification process.(Aesthetic Training)
Ongoing after training support is provided for as long as you need it when you train in any one of elk Beauty London’s courses.
The opportunity to shadow experienced practitioners can be arranged. (Aesthetic Training)