Frequently Asked Questions



Q - Can I fast track an apprenticeship?

A - No the govenment set the guidelines for all skills apprenticeship

Q - What happens if I turn 19 during the year of my apprenticeship? Will I need to pay for the rest of the course?

A - No as long as you are signed up for the apprenticeship before your 19th birthday

Q - I am over 19 but have a work placement in a salon is there any adult funding?

A - We have adult apprenticeships where part of the course is funded by government but part is self financed over the duration of the apprenticeship which is 12 months

Q - Can I complete a L3 apprenticeship if I have not got a L2 qualification?

A - No the L3 is a natural progression from the L2 in Beauty, Hairdressing or Make up

All learners

Q - Do you only enrol onto courses in September at the start of the academic year?

A - No we run a roll on approach where by you can start your course throughout the academic year

Q - Do you have progression to Level 4 courses?

A - Yes we run the L4 Advanced Beauty Therapy qualification, L4 Certificate in Laser and IPL for hair removal and skin rejuvenation, L4 Diploma in hair removal and skin rejuvenation which also includes advanced epilation and L4 in Salon Management.

Q - Are these L4 courses funded?

A - No but if you are over 24 there is a student loan option and as with all our courses we offer interest free payment schemes.

Q - Is there a pre requisite of GCSE qualifications to become a learner at TLT Academy?

A - No we are more concerned with the correct attitude than aptitude. We have excellent support systems in place and Functional skills tutors that enable all learners an opportunity to succeed in their chosen career.

Q - Is there an age limit to applying to TLT Academy?

A - We have learners through our school programmes that are 14-16, Apprentices that are 16-19, Adult apprentices that are 19+ and private learners that are 16-70+ you are never too young to pick up excellent life skills and qualifications nor too old to share your life experiences and wisdom whilst achieving further study.