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About Yorkshire College of Beauty

We provide world class training for future beauty therapists and fitness professionals.

If you are considering a career in beauty therapy or fitness, look no further than the Yorkshire College of Beauty! Established in 1983, we are a world renowned CIDESCO and Active IQ training establishment and the largest training provider of Beauty Apprenticeships in the North of the UK.

Yorkshire College of Beauty’s
Reputation is our Students' Success

World Class Training for Future Beauty Therapists

Over the last 35 years we have trained thousands of students who have gone on to pursue exciting and rewarding careers in the beauty industry. So why not join them?

The training that you will receive, will be above and beyond the expectations of any employer within the beauty industry which is shown by over 95% employment rate on completion of our courses.

Our Team

The Yorkshire College of Beauty team is made up of experts from a variety of industries. The team is here for you as a learner and we’ll do everything to make sure your experience is as great as possible.

Lewis Hatcher

Managing Director

Rebecca O'Farrell

Training Director

Nadine Allen

Finance Manager

Victoria Holmes

Training Manager

Natalie Brotherton

Data Manager

Louise Contini

Sub Contract Manager / IQA

Charlotte Newbould

HR Manager

Lindsey McDonald

Internal Quality Assurer

Jane Redgrave

Functional Skills/Learner Liaison

Alison Smith

Training Manager

Alex Graham


Nicola Roberts

Tutor / IQA

Gladys Sambo


Zara Middleton


Kevin Baker

Tutor / Assessor

Ryan Dunn

Learner Engagement Officer

Megan Eklid

Employer Engagement Coordinator

Debbie Roddis-Marjerrison

Employer Engagement Coordinator

Sarah Ziemiecki

Office Administrator

Jess Bedford

Tutor / Assessor

Lois Brook

Tutor / Assessor

Alison Ratcliffe

Tutor / Assessor

Jonathan Graham

Tutor / Assessor / IQA

A hands on approach to teaching

Attending a course with us ensures that you will be one step ahead of the competition. We focus on a hands on approach to teaching which involves using state of the art equipment.
Our long standing strong relationships with hundreds of salons, 5* spas and Steiner Cruise Ships allows us to provide you with essential salon experience.

Our Events

Attending an event with us gives you the opportunity to learn from and speak to industry leaders and experts.

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