Wax Techniques Advanced

Part Time 
1 day 
Academic Year:
Awarding Body:
College Certificate 
Course Cost 16-18

Cost (19-23):

Cost (24+):

All short courses have no eligibility for fee remission.   


Registration Fee:
Additional Costs (approx):
To be confirmed

Course overview

This rapidly growing technique is becoming hugely popular in salons and health spas. With the use of Hot wax you will be shown how to safely and effectively remove hair from the underarm and the Bikini areas to create Hollywood and Brazillian Trends. The use of hot wax makes the service on delicate areas safer and more comfortable for your clients and is excellent for removing short hair growth. Any therapist currently operating with warm wax system only would hugely benefit from this programme.

Start date: 24th June 2014. 5:30pm-8:30pm.

This course requires no interview. No application form.

Lead Tutor

Ellie Kattou Smith

Course modules

  • Introduction to advanced wax techniques
  • Effects and benefits of advanced wax techniques
  • Treatment procedure
  • Contra-indications and contra-actions
  • Health and safety
  • Home care and after care

Entry requirements

Previous waxing experience.

The awarding body stipulates that a uniform must be worn in the salon. This can be a pair of black trousers with a short sleeved black top with low heeled closed black shoes. If you already have a salon uniform this may be worn.

Students are required to bring in a model.


Learning method

The learning for this programme will be carried out at Darlington College main site and include 3 hours of programme delivery. The programme content will include theory and practical training.

Assessment method

A college certificate will be awarded on successful completion of the training. 

Progression/career possibilities

Level 3 Certificate in Epilation (level 2 trained only).

Book a place on this course

To book a place on this course please contact Jane Wilson on jwilson@darlington.ac.uk or call 01325 503048.


*Quadrant Darlington Ltd
Central Park
Haughton Road
County Durham
Tel: 01325 503254

*Quadrant (Darlington) Ltd is a private limited company wholly owned by Darlington College providing tailored training, consultancy and business services.

Quadrant (Darlington) Ltd also offers an extensive range of standard programmes open to individuals as well as companies.
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