Price: £238.00

This is an online distance learning course for you to complete in the time most suitable to you, the course is beautifully written and illustrated with audio soundtrack. Students also receive a copy of the Guild’s full colour 480 page Anatomy and Physiology text book – normal cost £19.95. All modules and examinations are completed online with full online support available. On completion of the course, successful students will receive a GTi certificate in Anatomy and Physiology.

An understanding of Anatomy and Physiology is required as the basis of all practical training courses in beauty and holistic therapy. This GTi Anatomy and Physiology Course is accredited by the Guild of Beauty Therapists, the UK’s leading professional beauty trade body. The course covers all the Anatomy and Physiology required for the Level 2 and Level 3 National Occupational Standards (NOS) for beauty, nails and holistic therapy treatments. 


None - This course is suitable for anyone who has no prior knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology.

The GTi Anatomy and Physiology comprises 19 modules which are listed below.

  1. Functions Of The Skin
  2. Skin Types
  3. Hair
  4. Nails
  5. The Skeletal System - Part 1
  6. The Skeletal System - Part 2
  7. The Muscular System - Part 1
  8. The Muscular System - Part 2
  9. The Digestive System - Part 1
  10. The Digestive System - Part 2
  11. The Endocrine System
  12. The Male Reproductive System
  13. The Female Reproductive System
  14. The Respiratory System
  15. The Circulatory System
  16. The Lymphatic System
  17. Principals and Functions of the Nervous System
  18. Structure and Function of the Cellular System
  19. Sensory Organs

This course carries 30 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) points

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I enrol on the course?

See under Booking Details

How soon after enrolling can I start the course?

Once you have enrolled on the course and paid the course fee, you will be provided with access to the online course modules which will allow you to start learning straight away. The text book will be posted out to you the next working day and may take 2-4 working days to arrive.

How long will it take me to complete the course?

The time it takes to complete the course will depend on how quickly you learn as an individual, and also on the number of hours per day you spend on it. Most students are able to complete the course within approximately 30 hours of study.

Is there a time limit for completing the course?


Is the course accredited?

The course is fully accredited by the Guild of Professional Beauty (and Holistic) Therapists for membership and insurance. and covers all the Anatomy and Physiology required for the Level 2 and Level 3 National Occupational Standards (NOS) for beauty, nails and holistic. It is accepted widely throughout the professional beauty industry for further courses in beauty and holistic therapy. However, it may not be suitable if you intend to study more advanced healthcare courses, and so we recommend that you check with the particular awarding body.

What support is available to me whilst doing the course?

All GTi courses have access to integrated email support from fully qualified therapists and tutors.

What if I am dyslexic?

Each course module includes an audio soundtrack of the course material which is ideal for students who are dyslexic.

Do I need anything special on my computer?

You will need to have a modern web browser and speakers or headphones. Please note that the GTi course modules do not currently run on some mobile devices such as iPhones and iPads.

How will the course be marked?

Following each course module you will take an online examination which requires a pass rate of around 70%.

What if I fail a module?

If you fail a module you have the ability to re-take the examination twice. If you fail the module you will be contacted by the tutor who will offer support before making a final attempt.

Do I need to complete any paperwork?

No. All examinations are completed online and a record of your marks is displayed in your login area.

What will I receive when I complete the course?

You will receive a GTi certificate in Anatomy and Physiology which will be mailed to you on successful completion of the course.

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As soon as your payment is received and cleared you will be logged on to the training site and will be sent your login details in order to begin your course

You will also receive your course manual within 2-4 days, and will be fully supported in your studies from qualified therapists and tutors

As this is an online course once you have paid and been logged on you can begin at a date/time to suit you and work at your own pace.