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Derby University to cancel Spa Management degree in 2022

14 Nov 2019
The University of Derby Buxton, UK is axing its Spa Management degree as of 2022. [read more]
The University of Derby Buxton, UK is axing its Spa ... [read more]

UKSA to develop spa new qualification in partnership with the University of Derby

04 Oct 2019
The UK Spa Association (UKSA) has announced a potential new partnership with the University of Derby, that will see the development of a new qualification. [read more]
The UK Spa Association (UKSA) has announced a potential new ... [read more]

Resense and Lobster Ink create online training for all spa roles

18 Sep 2019
Online hospitality education specialist Lobster Ink has collaborated with spa management and consultancy firm Resense to launch what they describe as the 'first-of-its-kind' web- based program for those working in wellness. [read more]
Online hospitality education specialist Lobster Ink has collaborated with spa ... [read more]

ISPA to host Talent Symposium and Resource Partner Summit in 2020

01 Aug 2019
The International SPA Association (ISPA) has announced the addition of the ISPA Talent Symposium and ISPA Resource Partner Summit, taking place 14-15 April 2020 at The Ritz-Carlton, Bacara in Santa Barbara, California. [read more]
The International SPA Association (ISPA) has announced the addition of ... [read more]

Pure Massage launches training courses for trainers

11 Jul 2019
Pure Massage, a spa training method founded by Beata Aleksandrowicz, has launched a series of targeted education courses, devised specifically for massage trainers, that will enable them to deliver optimal massage training experiences every time. [read more]
Pure Massage, a spa training method founded by Beata Aleksandrowicz, ... [read more]

ISPA to host pre-conference ‘Spa Workforce Super Session’

12 Jun 2019
For the first time, the International SPA Association (ISPA) will host a pre-Conference Spa Workforce Super Session focusing on workforce development within the spa industry at the 2019 ISPA Conference & Expo. This two and a half-hour workshop will take a deep dive into one of the spa industry’s top priorities of recruiting, retaining and engaging quality talent. [read more]
For the first time, the International SPA Association (ISPA) will ... [read more]

Titanic Spa partners with skin cancer charity to train therapists to spot early signs of the disease

07 Jun 2019
Titanic Spa, an eco-spa in West Yorkshire, UK, has announced a new partnership with skin cancer charity Skcin, that will see its spa therapists undergo training to spot the early signs of the disease. [read more]
Titanic Spa, an eco-spa in West Yorkshire, UK, has announced ... [read more]

Spa Voyage partners with Amethyst Trust to launch Specialist Cancer Massage course

20 May 2019
Spa Voyage, a UK-based distributor of natural beauty products, has partnered with cancer charity The Amethyst Trust to launch the Specialist Cancer Massage Course. [read more]
Spa Voyage, a UK-based distributor of natural beauty products, has ... [read more]

Macdonald Hotels & Resorts partners with Jennifer Young to offer spa treatments to people living with cancer

22 May 2019
Macdonald Hotels & Resorts has partnered with specialist skincare company Jennifer Young - Beauty Despite Cancer to become one of the first hotel groups in the UK to offer spa treatments to people living with and beyond cancer. [read more]
Macdonald Hotels & Resorts has partnered with specialist skincare company ... [read more]

Aleksandrowicz partners with Walker Simpson Architects

04 Mar 2019
Beata Aleksandrowicz, creator of the Pure Massage Spa Training Method, has partnered with John Walker, director at Walker Simpson Architects, to develop a new ethical concept in wellness. [read more]
Beata Aleksandrowicz, creator of the Pure Massage Spa Training Method, ... [read more]

13th annual ISPA Foundation Scholarship opens

16 Feb 2019
The International SPA Association (ISPA) Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2019 Mary Tabacchi Scholarship. [read more]
The International SPA Association (ISPA) Foundation is now accepting applications ... [read more]

Speakers announced for Women in Wellness event

13 Feb 2019
The Women in Wellness Leadership Conference, set to take place on 12 March in New York City, has announced a host of speakers designed to motivate attendees and galvanise them to take charge of their careers and lead with confidence. [read more]
The Women in Wellness Leadership Conference, set to take place ... [read more]

Bryan Williams to receive the ISPA Dedicated Contributor Award

08 Feb 2019
Dr Bryan Williams will be the recipient of the 2019 ISPA Dedicated Contributor Award. Williams is an international speaker and author who first spoke to ISPA members in 2006 and focuses on service excellence and leadership effectiveness. [read more]
Dr Bryan Williams will be the recipient of the 2019 ... [read more]

Lydia Sarfati and Bellus Academy launch first CIDESCO USA qualification in US

30 Jan 2019
Lydia Sarfati, chair of CIDESCO USA and founder & CEO of skincare company Repêchage, has partnered with the Bellus Academy to launch CIDESCO USA's first qualification. [read more]
Lydia Sarfati, chair of CIDESCO USA and founder & CEO ... [read more]

CIDESCO announces partnership with WorldSkills

17 Jan 2019
CIDESCO, the standards setter for the global spa and beauty industries, has announced a new partnership with WorldSkills, a global not-for-profit that promotes vocational education and training. [read more]
CIDESCO, the standards setter for the global spa and beauty ... [read more]

Massage Envy and Cortiva form national partnership in the US

04 Jan 2019
US spa franchisor Massage Envy has entered into a partnership with Cortiva Institute, the US’s largest group of dedicated massage therapy and skin care schools, with 29 campuses in 12 states. [read more]
US spa franchisor Massage Envy has entered into a partnership ... [read more]

Glion Institute to host conference on technology and wellness

29 Nov 2018
The Glion Institute of Higher Education in Switzerland will host a three-day conference on Innovation and Technology, and what it means for the spa and wellness industry. [read more]
The Glion Institute of Higher Education in Switzerland will host ... [read more]

Eden Hotel Collection partners with the International Beauty and Holistic Academy to launch new training academy

18 Oct 2018
Luxury boutique hotel collection, the Eden Hotel Collection has announced a new partnership with the International Beauty and Holistic Academy, to launch a new apprenticeship scheme that will enable Level 2-qualified beauty therapists to earn as they learn. [read more]
Luxury boutique hotel collection, the Eden Hotel Collection has announced ... [read more]

Kennedy named business development officer for Cidesco

17 Oct 2018
International beauty and spa therapy standard setter Cidesco International is expanding its head office support team with the appointment of Jacqueline Kennedy as business development officer. [read more]
International beauty and spa therapy standard setter Cidesco International is ... [read more]

CIDESCO partners with India's Beauty & Wellness Sector Skill Council to aid global work mobility for Indian therapists

12 Oct 2018
International beauty therapy association CIDESCO has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with India's Beauty & Wellness Sector Skill Council (B&WSSC). [read more]
International beauty therapy association CIDESCO has signed a Memorandum of ... [read more]
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