This intensive course is designed to transform you into the beauty specialist professional you desire to become. It is comprehensive with an extended syllabus covering key retail and customer service elements. Upon successfully completing the course, you will be required to complete at least 400 hours of work experience in one of our affiliated spas in Accra. The Wellness Institute certification of successful completion of the program is awarded after coursework and work experience have been achieved. Candidates can also register to sit the ITEC and VTCT international qualifications
Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques Level 2
Diploma in Massage Therapy Level 3
This intensive course will prepare and equip you for work as a beauty massage therapist. You will be uniquely positioned in this growing segment of the spa industry with the skills that will help you build a professional and successful business. Career opportunities as a beauty massage therapist include self-employment as a mobile therapist or working in a day spa, beauty salon or luxury destination spa. Upon successfully completing the course, you will be required to complete at least 400 hours of work experience in one of our affiliated spas in Accra. The Wellness Institute certification of successful completion of the program is awarded after coursework and work experience have been achieved. Candidates can also register to sit the ITEC and VTCT international qualifications.
The Course Entails
- Anatomy & Physiology
- Principles of massage
- Personal health and wellbeing
- Body massage
- Client care and communication in beauty related industries
- Health and safety practice in the salon
Certificate in Nail Technology and Gel Nails (Level 2)
A nail technician uses their artistry and creativity to bring life and beauty to a client’s hands and feet. This course will impact you with the skills and techniques to launch your career as a nail technician. This qualification is recognized by UKs leading professional bodies (The British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) and the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT).
You will be able to comfortably work as a
- Beauty specialist
- Nail Artist
- Certified Nail Technician
- Artificial Nail Technician
Certificate in Swedish Massage
A Swedish massage is a classic full-body massage that engages your hands to target your client’s superficial deep layers of muscles and soft tissue, while manipulating their joints to release any tension stored in the body. You will learn techniques like effleurage, petrissage, tapotement, friction, and vibration, which all encourage circulation and the softening of connective tissues. Upon successful completion, you will get international certification.
Career opportunities include
- Working in commercial beauty salons
- Working in a destination and day spa
- Working independently / self employed / home-based settings
Semi-Permanent lash extensions
In just one week, you will be able to create beautiful lashes with individual semi-permanent eyelash extensions. You will learn all you need to know when it comes to perfecting the beautiful lashes and about the different types of brands available in the market. We will provide all the tools and products on the day of your training for you to use and later advice on the best kits to use as you launch your career.
You will learn the following:
- Health & Safety Protocols & Industry Standards
- Clinical Hygiene
- Lash Mapping
- Tools & Equipment
This introductory course will equip you with the fundamentals of make-up application. You will learn the Dos and Don’ts in make-up application. You will understand the foundational tenets of make-up applications like facial anatomy, colour application, and colour corrections. This course is particularly suited for beginners and make-up professionals working freelance or as sales professionals at make-up counters in beauty stores.
WI Fresh Start Make-up
This fun taster course in make-up application will teach anyone how to apply make-up to suit their skin type and face shape. You will learn how to transform a day’s make-up into evening make-up in simple steps. Enroll with us to get a fresh start to a more lustrous look! This course makes an excellent gift for your loved ones.
Wellness Institute Incubator Program
The Wellness Institute offers a business incubator program that enables graduates that qualify from our training program to transition to skilled spa business professionals. Therapists are mentored and supported to hone their technical skills and acquire business skills in an environment whether they are able to develop a client base and earn income. Lifelong learning, well-being, financial literacy and inclusion are at the heart of this program