Body Piercing Course in Manchester

2 Day Body Piercing Course in Manchester. Covers all body piercings. Full 1-2-1 Support. Manchester’s Number one Piercing Course.
£649 £899
25% Off Until 31st July 2024
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Piercing Course in Manchester

Our body piercing course in Manchester is perfect for both experienced and beginner body piercers. We have students attending our courses from the UK, Europe and even international locations, making us an industry leader and unquestionably one of UK’s most sought-after courses.

The aim of our piercing course in Manchester is to provide competent training and experience to eager piercers, whether they are complete beginners or experienced professionals.

We dont bulk up our courses with unnecessary information leaving you confused at the end, instead, we focus on whats important – Piercing.

Please Note* This is an intense course and there is a lot of information to get through throughout the course. It is important that all students understand this before booking the course.

Tattoo Course in Manchester Location:
155a Manchester Road, Manchester, BL9 0TD

All prices are inclusive of course fees, mandatory course materials, awarding body registration & exam fees.
A £150 Deposit is required to secure your place on our tattoo courses. The remaining balance will need to be paid in full 14 days before the tattoo course start date. To discuss payment plan options, please call the administration team on: 0161 806 0766

Our piercing course in Manchester, is unique from those that you will find throughout the UK, as we cover all of the important areas of piercing instead of bulking up the course with unnecessary information. At the end of our course, we ensure, that you are a competent, confident piercer.

We Start off by introducing Piercing, their historical relevance and also an insight into the industry, including what you can potentially earn. We then cover the most vital parts – UK legislations, health and safety, studio hygiene, cross contamination prevention and sterilisation techniques. The complete module list can be found below.

Moreover, our course also covers how to set up your own business, how to market yourself as well as where to obtain trade and wholesale prices for accessories and equiptment. The complete module list can be found below.

Most importantly, we spend a whole day focused on the practical side of piercing. A key feature of our body piercing course in Manchester, exclusive to our students, is that we teach and practice body piercings on dummies as well as live models, allowing students to build confidence on our course. Under the supervision of our instructors we also allow students to bring their own models, permitting they too are above 18*.

The practical applications featured on the course train the most common piercings on the human body, including surface piercings and dermal piercings, all in a live active studio. This has proven fundamental in a student’s progress, as we are able to equip them with the skills necessary to be a piercer by simulating the real world in the safety of our academy.

  • Introduction to Body Piercing
  • Public Health England – Tattoo and Piercing Guidance 2013.
  • Health and Safety
  • Hygiene, Cross Contamination & Prevention
  • Sterilisation
  • Licenses, Laws & Insurances
  • Waste Disposal
  • Piercing Consent.
  • Piercing Types, Jewellery &  materials
  • Piercing area and studio cleaning and explanation
  • Handling of Tools/Needles/Jewellery & Sizing
  • Preparing & Breaking Down Your Piercing Station
  • Aftercare – Problems & Remedies
  • Piercing Complications
  • Fainting and Recovery of the Client
  • Marking Up Piercing Positions
  • Theory Test. This is usually at the end of Day 1. However, depending on the time, this can be moved to the morning of Day 2.

*All course materials will be sent to each student within 48 working hours of course completion.

  • Practice Piercing Moulds
  • All Piercings Above the Waist are Covered
  • Reference Guide on Above the Waist Piercings and how to Perform them
  • Difficult piercings and potential risks
  • Confidence Building
  • How to deal with nervous customers
  • You will have the opportunity to pierce Live Models*
  • Live Piercing Environment

*PLEASE NOTE: The second day of the course is crucial and a very busy day. Often the course overruns past the intended end time of 5pm. If you are using public transport or are required to fininsh by 5pm, please inform the instructor as they may be able to arrange for you to complete your live practical early.

*All course materials will be sent to each student within 48 working hours of course completion.

  • Ear Lobe
  • Ear Cartilage (Helix, Tragus, Anti-Tragus, Conch, Daith, Snug, Rook, Industrial)
  • Nostril
  • Bridge
  • Septum
  • Eyebrow
  • Tongue
  • Surface Piercings
  • Smiley
  • Labret / Medusa / Madonna / Monroe / Snakebite / Spider bite + more
  • Navel (Belly Button)
  • Male and Female Nipples
  • Dermal Piercings
  • + More
  • Business Start-up advice
  • How to obtain a Piercing License
  • Customer/Client Relations
  • Business marketing
  • Suppliers
  • Insurance advice and recommendations on insurers
  • Certificate Awarded
  • Lifetime Support
  • Business Start-up Advice
  • Access to wholesale piercing supplies
  • FREE Piercing Starter Kit on completion of course

Piercing Course Requirements


Our piercing course includes a FREE piercing starter kit that you can use to earn around £120*.

Get Insured with InSync

Obtain insurance from our partners at InSync upon completion of our courses!
The teaching team on our piercing course in Manchester are all specialist body piercers with decades under their belt and thousands of piercings between them. They have dedicated years in their chosen field and work to create an inclusive classroom environment to train passionate body piercers.