Vocational Training Academy

About VTA

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Vocational Training Academy is a parent company to Lincolnshire Beauty Therapy and Make-up Academy (LincsBTMA) which was set up to offer high quality and flexible training which is available to all by Principal Michelle Knight (BA , Cert 'ed, VTCT, CGLI): 

"With over 30 years in the Hair, Beauty, Fitness and Make-up industry and a teaching career spanning for over 25 years I made the decision to set up my own academy."

We have chosen for our Vocationally Related Qualifications (VRQ) and National Vocational Qualifications (NVQ's) Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT) as the awarding body as it give students an internationally recognised qualification which adheres to the National standards set by Hair and Beauty Industry authority (HABIA).

We offer AFFORDABLE, BESPOKE learning packages for our learners: 

"I never have to say I am going to work as I am my own boss doing what I love!!" 

To accredit our short courses we have chosen the Beauty Guild, all our short courses provide you with continuous professional development points (CPD) and are fully insurable by any insurer so rest assured you are getting quality education and training. Please ensure you check your learning provider offers this safeguard as some 'one day' courses are merely an attendance certificate.ALso ensure you learnig provider has a minimum of 5 year experience in the industy and has a certificiate in education as a minimum!

As well as the VTCT qualifications all of our certificate courses enable you to obtain insurance allowing you to work as a professional Therapist.

We are registered with UK Register for Learning Providers: UK Provider Reference Number is : 10040744.

Michelle's  commitment to  the industry  to date has evolved over a quarter of a century working in hair beauty and fitness industries:

"Our teams passion and exacting standards never tire of imparting their ever growing skills and knowledge to our learners."

All lecturers have relevant, current industrial experience, Certificates in Education & qualified to degree level, to ensure you are receiving professional education.


All lecturers have relevant, current industrial experience, certificates in education and degree level qualifications, to ensure you are receiving the best professional education.

Michelle Knight

Michelle Knight [ VTA Trainer ]


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