Frequently asked questions- GTI accredited courses
How do I enrol on a course?
You enrol on a course by calling the ProBeauty Training Academy on (0034) 603 659 654 or by via our websites `contact us` page or by email on firstname.lastname@example.org .
Your Tutor will then arrange to meet with you to answer any questions about the course and also demonstrate samples of the online learning packages and examination procedures to ensure you are satisfied that you are choosing the right course for you.
How soon after enrolling can I start the course?
Once you have paid the course fee to ProBeauty, your enrolment will be completed by your Tutor, and you will have immediate access to the GTI online theory modules, which means you can start learning straight away.
How long will it take me to complete the course?
The time it takes to complete the course will depend on how quickly you learn as an individual, and also on the number of hours per day you spend on it. Each GTI course information page will provide a guideline of minimum theory and practical hours needed to complete your training.
Is there a time limit for completing the course?
Is the course accredited?
All GTI courses are fully accredited by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists for membership and insurance and cover all the required National Occupational Standards (NOS) for beauty, nails and holistic courses.
What training experience will my Tutor have?
At ProBeauty, all the Lecturers/Tutors have extensive Industrial experience and qualifications, in addition to degree level teaching qualifications and Assessor Awards. In order to become an accredited GTI training centre, all Industry and teaching qualifications and Industrial experience are inspected and verified by the Guild of International Therapists.
Is the course accredited for Continuing Professional Development – CPD?
Yes. The course is accredited for Continuing Professional Development by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists.
What support is available to me whilst doing the course?
All GTI courses have access to integrated email support from fully qualified therapists and tutors.
What if I am dyslexic?
Each course module includes an audio soundtrack of the course material which is ideal for students who are dyslexic.
Do I need anything special on my computer?
You will need to have a modern web browser and speakers or headphones. Please note that the GTI course modules do not currently run on some mobile devices such as iPhones and iPads and are not compatible with Google Chrome browsers.
How will the course be marked?
Following each course module you will take an online examination which requires a pass rate of around 70%
Am I allowed to refer to text books or notes during the examination?
No. You are expected to complete online tests under exam conditions without referring to any notes, text books or online help.
What if I fail a module?
If you fail a module you have the ability to re-take the examination twice. If you fail the module you will be contacted by the tutor who will offer additional theory support before making a final attempt.
Do I need to complete any paperwork?
No. All examinations are completed online and a record of your marks is displayed in your login area.
What will I receive when I complete the course?
You will receive a GTI certificate which will be mailed to you on successful completion of the course.