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*** Discounts available for group bookings

This threading training uses the "traditonal method" (hand and mouth), and is suitable for beginners.  It is the perfect complimently course to take prior to HD brow or 3D brow training or for those who want to develop their skills in creating the perfect brow shape as well as facial hair removal with confidence and competency.

Threading is a natural method of hair removal, an ancient technique that involves the use of cotton thread twisted into a loop to remove hair with excellent results. It is quick to learn this technique and with practise can be a profitable service to add in the salon.


You will gain an accredited diploma upon completion of the course and successful practical assessment on the final day of the course. You will be able to work professionally within the industry and charge paying clients. This course is accredited by BABTAC (British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology) which allows you to obtain Public Liability insurance. For continuing professional development this course carries 22 CPD credits.

Short Accredited Courses (Day)
Examination Fees:
£15.00 BABTAC Diploma
Start Date:
Mon, 28th September 2015
10.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m.

Course  Requirements

Threading training involves 1 full day (initial training) then home practice returning for a troubleshooting session and practical assessment in 2-4 weeks. Students must be prepared to practice on each other.  As students will be working on each other, it is essential that all students grow their body hair (leg or arm) and eyebrows.  Students will commence practice on body hair to perfect their techniques before moving to the lip or side of face and brow area.  Students will also need to provide a model for the afternoon practice session on the initial training day and also for practical assessment on day two.  Models must have a minimum of 2 weeks hair growth and have must not have any contraindications to threading.


The course consists of theory and practical, with regular practice students speed, accuracy and confidence will improve over time.  Certificates will be awarded to candidates on presentation of 6 case studies and successful completion of a final practical assessment of the brow area before a pass can be achieved and certificate issued.

Course Content

  • Hygiene
  • Threading theory
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Contraindications and contra-actions
  • Client consultation
  • Products and equipment required
  • Threading upper lip and face
  • Threading eyebrows
  • Aftercare advice
  • Promotion and marketing
  • Frequently asked questions
  • Case studies
  • Assessment

Course numbers

Maximum 6 trainees

Equipment Needed

All prducts and materials will be provided for the duration of the course

Dress code 

A therapy uniform is required


Class assessment