Hot Wax Course

Our course code: NB024

Course fee £325 or from £25 per month

Enrol on this course

Now we’re giving you the chance to turn your passion for beauty into a career. Become a waxing specialist with this Level 3 Hot Wax Course. Ideal for beginners and those looking to add to their current skill set. You’ll know how to provide a thorough and amazing hot waxing service for all your clients. To do this, you’ll learn how to apply hot wax to the right places, such as the bikini and underarm areas. You’ll master the technique to less painful hair removal, resulting in fewer ingrown hair, skin breakage and reddening. Likewise, you’ll learn to tackle those coarse hairs and support clients with sensitive skin. This popular service is a highly profitable skill all beauty therapists need.

What to expect on this Hot Wax Course?

When you enrol on this intimate waxing course, we’ll first introduce the foundations associated with working in the beauty industry. For instance, you’ll learn the importance of interacting with clients, promoting your services, and being effective at work. Secondly, you’ll gain some insight into the body, its systems, and skin healthcare.

Moving forward, you’ll explore what hot wax is and how you can use it to give clients alluring hair-free skin. To do this, you’ll look at the preparation process, equipment and products used during treatment. Next, you’ll examine a step-by-step procedure from application to removal to ensure your clients get the softest, sleekest skin on your side of the city. Finally, we’ll provide sound aftercare advice you can share with your clients.

Who is this online hot waxing course ideal for?

Our Level 3 Hot Wax course was created for current or aspiring therapists or students looking to study beauty therapy at a higher level. The course covers everything you’ll need to be able to work as a hot waxing specialist when you complete the course. So, whether you want to work in a salon, a spa, or even offer your own hot wax services, you can.

Key Takeaways

  • Hot wax training course designed for aspiring beauty therapists
  • Learn techniques and treat clients to relaxing hot wax treatment
  • With this course, you’ll be able to apply for professional insurance
  • Gain insight to advise clients about various waxing techniques
  • Add intimate hot wax treatments to your service offering
  • All your assessments are completed and submitted online
  • Study at your own pace anytime, anywhere, anyhow

Master the technique to less painful hair removal, resulting in fewer ingrown hair, skin breakage and reddening.

  • Study with winners

    We’re an award-winning learning provider and have been recognised for our cutting-edge learning techniques.

  • Get insured

    By completing this course you will be able to gain insurance to work on clients.

  • Affordable price plans

    We’ll find a way to make this course fit in to your budget.

  • Awarding body: IPHM (International Practitioners Of Holistic Medicine)
  • Our course code: NB024
  • Official Qualification Title: Hot Waxing Course

Study Hours


Study Method

Your course will be studied through distance learning, meaning you can learn the course at a time and place that suits you. Your course materials will be available to you online via tutorial videos and eBooks. Tutor support is available by email, so help is only a click away!


Course Duration

  • 29 video tutorials guiding you through every aspect of every treatment.
  • 4 easy to follow downloadable eBooks in 28 units, designed to enhance your progressive learning techniques
  • Easy online learning via your mobile, tablet and PC
  • Full support and guidance from working professionals


As you progress, you’ll be assessed at the end of each unit via multiple choice questions that test your understanding. Once you’ve achieved the desired pass percentage, you’ll move on to the next module. Units and tests can be retaken at anytime to strengthen your knowledge.

Course Outcomes

Once you have passed the course, your Diploma Certificate will be available for download via the portal and stored for you. You have lifetime access to the portal so you can return at any time using your tutorials and eBooks as a reference.

Additional Information

Official Qualification Title - Hot Waxing Course

Difficulty - Level 3

Entry requirements - There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English.

Course Content

1: Foundation
  • Personal Standards and Practice
  • Hygiene
  • Effective Communication with Clients
  • Business Promotion
  • Preparation of the Work Area
  • Health & Safety Legislation
  • Insurance
  • Being effective at Work
  • Promoting Products & Services
  • Retail Specific Legislation
  • Reception Duties
  • Taking Payments & Methods
2: Anatomy and Physiology
  • Hair Structure and Removal
  • Cells and Tissues
  • The Skin
  • The Skeletal System
  • The Muscular System
  • Blood & The Heart
  • The Lymphatic System
  • The Systems
  • Anatomy Of The Eye
3: Skin Healthcare
  • Skin Types
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Disorders
4: Hot Wax
  • Introduction
  • Preparation
  • Equipment and Products
  • Waxing Procedure
  • Aftercare

Frequently Asked Questions

We have some answers to common student questions, but if you can't find the answer you're looking for then please contact us and we will do everything we can to answer your questions.

We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee includes tutor support for 12 months.

There will be an additional charge to purchase and add the practical waxing kit to your course package. Speak to a course adviser for more details.

You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start. However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.

No, this course is assessed by coursework alone.

No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.

Most students finish comfortably within the course duration period given. However, if you do need more time, your personal tutor support can be extended for an additional fee.

Please check our main FAQs section or Contact Us, we have experienced course advisers who will be delighted to help!