• Qualification FAQs

How are CIBTAC qualifications assessed?

Through end examinations by a specialist CIBTAC examiner.

How will a CIBTAC qualification help my career?

CIBTAC graduates are sought after across the globe by employers who demand the highest calibre of graduates and the CIBTAC brand assures quality. 87% of recent employers surveyed said they would favour CIBTAC trained therapists.

Where will my qualifications be recognised?

The short answer is globally! CIBTAC qualifications are officially recognised in over 30 countries, with further CIBTAC Centres across the globe choosing our brand each year.

I took a CIBTAC qualification some years ago and I cannot find it on the website, how can I find the equivalent qualification today?

Please contact us with the details of your course and the Centre you attended here [link to enquiries]. Please note, we only keep full records for the last 6 years but we may still be able to assist and will do our best to help.

What progression routes are available to me?

There are many opportunities to progress in the beauty industry, perhaps in the organisation you are currently working for, through additional training such as CIBTAC endorsed, or achieving higher levels of CIBTAC qualifications. Whatever your career path CIBTAC can support you to achieve your full potential, take a look at the qualifications section on the website and see “where your qualifications will take you”.

Can I get loans or funding for CIBTAC courses?

Yes, many of our courses are eligible for advanced learner loans or government funding in the UK. A list of courses funded by the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) is available here. Funding can only be provided by the SFA when you study at a registered training organisation (RTO) and a list of these can be found here. There are government funding schemes for training in many other countries that we operate in, we would suggest that you contact a centre in your region for more information.

Why Choose CIBTAC?

  • My CIBTAC qualification has proved to be invaluable as any employer knows the standard of my skills before they even meet me. In fact, I was offered 2 jobs on the night of the awards dinner in London – do I need to say anymore?!

  • CIBTAC qualifications are highly recognised in the Beauty Therapy sector, and also by the local Government internationally. High recognition and regards of CIBTAC qualifications are also seen by industry professionals and employers globally as all CIBTAC recognised courses are fully salon-ready with the highest standards and target for qualified therapists.

  • CIBTAC therapists are sought after worldwide and viewed as prestigious, excellent professionals with outstanding skills and knowledge. It sets you apart from the rest, aiding you to excel in your dream career.