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Frequently Asked Questions

Below are the most common questions members and people looking to join ask us. If you have a question not listed below then talk to us through live chat.

Membership Questions

01. Who can Join the Guild?

If you are a qualified Beauty Therapist, Holistic Therapist or Nail Technician, you can apply for Guild membership and insurance.

02. Do I need insurance as a student?

If you are a student who is enrolled on a recognised training course, you can join the Guild as a Student Member to obtain insurance to cover you whilst carrying out case studies on family and friends.

03. What does the Guild Insurance cover?

The Guild’s insurance gives you up to £6 million cover against treatment risk, public liability and product liability. The basic membership policy provides cover for all the popular beauty, holistic and nail treatments.

04. Will Guild Insurance cover me to work on a mobile basis or do I need a premises?

Guild Insurance allows you work anywhere in the UK either in a salon, from your home, or on a mobile basis.

05. How soon does my cover start?

Cover will start straight away upon payment whether you join online or via telephone.

06. What qualifications do you accept?

We accept all nationally recognised qualifications that are on the Qualification Credit Framework (QCF). These include, NVQs, SVQs, VTCT, ITEC, CIBTAC, CIDESCO, City & Guilds, Edexcel, SQA, IIHHT, IHBC etc. We also accept qualifications and certificates obtained from suppliers and private training schools that have been accredited by the Guild.

07. What treatments are covered by the Guilds Insurance?

Please click here to see a full list of the treatments we cover.

08. Do you need to see copies of my certificates?

Yes, you will need to upload copies of your certificates after joining.

09. Does the Guild offer insurance for students?

The Guild provides student insurance which covers case studies while you are enrolled on a recognised training course.

10. How do I get a quote?

Complete the Instant Insurance Quote details in the pink boxon the Homepage to get a personalised quote.

11. Can you also provide cover for my salon?

Yes, our salon insurance provides insurance protection for your stock, equipment, employer’s liability, loss of cash and business interruptions. For more details, please call us on 01332 224830. Salon cover can only be provided by telephone.

Ready To Join?

Hopefully the above faq's answer any queries you may have. If so you can click here to go to our online application process and get covered straight away.