I am Karen Ashton, the founder of Holistic Therapies Training.
A warm welcome!
I wanted a business that could support me & my family financially and to be able to work around looking after my two boys.
I wanted to be able to earn an income, while I was at home looking after my boys.
I have always had a passion for aromatherapy, and in 2003, I enrolled on an aromatherapy course.
I then set up an eBay shop selling essential oils.
I created my 'aromatherapy lab' in my utility room, and I loved it.
I also started adding other therapies to my skillset, with reflexology and other holistic therapies, setting up my therapy business at the same time.
In 2007, I qualified as a further education teacher, setting up my own accredited training school.
I wanted to pass my knowledge and passion onto others.
My training school, later became a VTCT approved exam centre, and my 'academy' was born.
How do we stand out from the crowd?
We are established and experienced
We offer flexible learning plans
We offer payment plans
We offer a huge variety of courses, all under one roof
We provide a fun & friendly learning environment
We have a variety of tutors, who are specialists in their fields.
What experience can we offer our students?
We all have self-employed therapy business experience
We have experienced tutors, in both teaching & therapies
Some of our tutors have either owned or worked within a spa environment
The school has been around for over 15 years
Myself, the business owner, have been in business for more than 29 years
Our passion and knowledge for the therapies that we teach
"We are an established training academy of 15 years, with experienced tutors, offering an eclectic choice of courses"
We welcome all students to our tribe, if you feel that you fit our vibe, why not get in touch
Thank you for reading :-)