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CIBTAC Qualifications

CIBTAC Qualifications

School of Aesthetic A.R.T is a CIBTAC centre that provides a comprehensive range of accredited training courses. Our training centre is based in Billericay, Essex.


The Confederation of International Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology has been producing beauty, complementary and spa therapy graduates of the highest calibre since 1977. They offer a wide range of world-class qualifications, including beauty therapy, spa, complementary and teaching, striving to maintain and develop the highest standards of excellence internationally.

Internationally Recognised Qualification

CIBTAC qualifications are officially recognised in over 30 countries.  It aims to prepare the therapists of the future for the world of work, ensuring that they are educated to the highest possible standard with the relevant skills and experience required to fmeet industry demands.

Types of Qualification

CIBTAC qualifications are broken down into:

  • Awards
  • Certificates
  • Diplomas

The differences are mainly related to the number of hours required to complete each qualification. These words have specific meanings in terms of qualification size that also link into the UK framework. The title of the UK framework has changed from the “QCF” to the “RQF”, and over the course of 2017 and 2018 qualifications are being moved across from one framework to the other, which means that the letters QCF will start to disappear from qualification titles.

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