Insurance Pre-requisites

PRE-REQUISITE

Definition - required as a prior condition -  "the student must have the pre-requisite skills" - necessary, needed, required, called for, essential, requisite, vital, basic, of the essence, indispensable, imperative, obligatory, mandatory, compulsory.

When you take out an insurance policy with us, it is in both parties interests to ensure that your policy will cover you in the unfortunate event of a claim.  Your policy will ONLY cover you if you are fully qualified in the treatment that you are providing and carry out vital administration and follow procedures to ensure quality, hygiene and training guidelines are strictly followed such as patch tests, consultation forms and after care which is why, once you take out BABTAC insurance and membership, that we request to see copies of all of your certificates. This protects not only your client, but yourself.

Below we have provided an A-Z of Pre-requisites. All pre-requisites are compulsory, and we do not deviate from the below guidelines. * pre-requisites are reviewed on an annual basis but are under consideration continually using claim statistics.

 PLEASE NOTE:

  • Treatments in bold are classified as high risk treatments

  • Treatments in Purple require an additional extension to your policy

  • Treatments with an asterisk* are still currently supported at level 3 by underwriters, this could in future change to level 4

  • Manufacturers Training Certificate/Training Qualification relates to a certificate from  a Manufacturer or Brand


 

TREATMENTS (A-Z) BABTAC PRE-REQUISITES
Acupuncture Relevant Training Certificate
Advanced Electrolysis

Level 3 Beauty (Electrical or Epilation Unit)
or
Level 3 Electrolysis
or
Level 3  Principles of Cosmetic Practice (Including optional unit)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate

Airbrushing Relevant Training Certificate
Brows - Tinting/Shaping
(plucking only)
Level 2 Beauty (Lash and Brow Unit)
or
BABTAC Approved Short Course
or
Lash and Brow Unit from Awarding Organisation
or
HD Brows
Chemical Skin Peels

Level 2 Skincare
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Relevant Peel Manufacturers Training Certificate

Complementary

Angel therapy
Aromatherapy & Blending
Essential Oils for Retail
Baby Massage Instruction
Breathing Therapy/Breathing 
Massage
Cranio Sacral Therapy
Energy Balancing
Exercise
Individual Exercise
Light Touch Therapy
Manual Lymphatic Drainage
Massage (Inc Deep Tissue)
Pilates (Mat Work)
Sports Massage
Yoga
Acupressure
Alexander Technique
Aromatherapy
Aura-Soma
Ayurvedic Facial & Body Massage
Bach Remedies
Body Massage
Bowen Technique
Colour Therapy
Dowsing for Stress Relief
Facial Massage
Hopi Ear Candling
Hot/Thermal Stone Massage
Hydrotherm Massage
Kinesiology
On-Site Massage
Post-Graduate Massage
reflexology
Reiki
 

Complementary Treatment Pre-Requisite's vary.
For example: Massage treatments need the following:

Level 2 Beauty (Skincare Unit)
and
Level 3 Beauty (Including A&P Unit)
and
Relevant Massage Training Certificate

Please contact us for further information.

Cool Lift (Facial only)

Level 2 Skincare Unit
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate(s)

Cold Laser (Face and Body) Level 2 Skincare and Facials Units
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Comcit (Face and Body)

Level 2 Skincare and Facials Units
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate

Cryopen (Face and Body) Level 2 Skincare and Facials Units
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial or Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Cryostimulation Level 2 Skincare and Facials Units
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and/or Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Cryolipolysis BY REFERRAL ONLY, PLEASE CONTACT US
Cryo Pods/Chambers BY REFERRAL ONLY PLEASE CONTACT US
Dermapen (Face and Body) Level 2 Skincare and Facials Units
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Dermaplaning Level 2 Skincare and Facials Units
and
Level 3 Beauty (Including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Dry Needling Body or Sports Massage (Including A&P Unit)
Electrolysis (Face and Body) Level 2 Skincare and Facials Units
and
Level 3 Beauty (Electrolysis Unit inc A&P)
and
Relevant Electrolysis Certificate
or
Other Manufacturers Training Certificate (may need referral)
Eyelash Extensions/Eyelash Perming Level 2 Beauty
or
BABTAC Approved Short Course (Stand alone)
or
Training Qualification
or
Lash Unit from Awarding Organisation
Hair Cutting/Colouring/Extensions Level 2 Hairdressing
or
BABTAC Approved Short Course (this course will require a pre-requisite of Level 2 Hairdressing)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
 
IPL* Level 2 Skincare
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Janssen Skin Perfector Level 2 Skincare
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Laser Hair Removal* Level 2 Skincare 
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Laser Hair Restoration* Level 2 Skincare 
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Laser Light Therapies* Level 2 Skincare 
and
Level 3 Beauty (A&P Unit)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Laser Lipo* Level 2 Skincare
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Laser Tattoo Removal* Level 2 Skincare
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
3D Lipo/Lipo Glaze/Lipo Light BY REFERRAL ONLY PLEASE CONTACT US
Make-Up

Level 2 Beauty Make-up Unit
or
BABTAC Short Course
or
Unit from Awarding Organisation
or
Award/Certificate in Make-up

Massage (Full Body Massage aka Swedish) Level 3 (Body Massage Qualification or Unit ans A&P Unit)
or
Approved BABTAC Short Course (Inc A&P)
Mesotherapy Level 2 Skincare 
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
MesoVytal Level 2 Skincare
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Metatherapy Level 2 Skincare
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Microblading (Face only)* Level 2 Skincare 
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Micropigmenation (Face and Body)* Level 2 Skincare
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate

Nails

Gel
Liquid and Powder (gel/acrylic)
Gel Extensions
Acrylic Overlays
Acrylic Extensions
Fibreglass/Silks
File and Polish
Manicure (Basic/Luxury etc)
Pedicure
Callus Peel
Electrical Filing
Cuticle Work
Nail Wraps
Nail Art/Gemstones
Toenail Reconstructions
Airbrush Design
 

 

Accredited Short Course
or
Level 2 Beauty (Nails unit)
or
Level 3 Beauty (Nails Unit)
 

Piercing (ear, ear cartilage, nose, eyebrow, navel and Lip)

Level 2 Beauty (Allows Lobe Piercing Only)
or
Short Course Ear Piercing (Allows Ear Piercing Only)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 
Ear Piercing Qualification (Including A&P Unit)
and
Relevant Advanced Certificate

Skin Jetting

We are currently not taking on new Skin Jetting members. 
Members already covered for this treatment should have the following:

Level 2 Skincare 
and
Level 3 Beauty (A&P Unit)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate

Skin Needling

Beauty Therapist - 0.5mm Face and Body
Medical Therapist - 1.5mm Body

Level 2 Skincare
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Slimming (Manual)
Wraps
Relevant Training Certificate
Slimming (Electrical) Level 3 Beauty (Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificates
Spa Therapies Level 3 Spa
Sunbeds (Therapist operated beds only. No coin operated or walk in shops) Full Level 2 Beauty
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Tanning - Manual or Spray (To be applied by a therapist only, no coin operated machines) Level 2 Beauty (Manual Tanning Unit)
or
BABTAC Approved Short Course (Tanning)
or

Level 3 Beauty (Spray Tan Unit)
or
Accredited Course
and
CIBTAC Endorsed Course 
Thermal Auricular Therapy Accredited Short Course
or
Regulated Qualification
or
Level 2 Beauty (Thermal Auricular Therapy Unit)
Waxing (Face and body) Level 2 Beauty (Waxing Unit)
and
Training Qualification (Intimate)
or
BABTAC Approved Short Course (Waxing non-intimate)
or
Level 3 Beauty (Waxing Unit)
HiFu (Non Intimate) Level 2 Skincare
and
Level 3 Beauty (Facial and Body Electrical Unit inc A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Bioresonance Therapy Level 3 Beauty (Body Electrical Unit including A&P)
and
Manufacturers Training Certificate
Teaching (Corporate) PTTLS
or
Level 3 Award in E&T
or
Stage 2 or 3 Teaching Certificate
or
Ofqual Regulated Online Course
and
Qualification in treatment being taught and same level or higher
and
Approved Centre Letter

PLEASE NOTE: This list is not exhaustive, pre-requisites are reviewed on an annual basis but are under consideration continually using claim statistics. If you can not find the treatment that you require information about, please contact the BABTAC membership team on 01452 623 110 option 1 or at info@babtac.com