Piercing Frequently Asked Questions

Piercing Course Questions

Yes, on successful completion of your course, you will be awarded a certificate. The certificate will state when you passed along with the theory modules which you have completed. This is required for insurance purposes and for applying for a special treatments license.

Our Piercing Course Certificate is recognised throughout the UK, Europe and Internationally including the following:

Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, North Macedonia (formerly Macedonia), Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom (UK), Vatican City (Holy See)

In short, the answer is Yes, you can open up your own studio after successfull completion of our Piercing course and obtaining a certificate.

However, it is advisable to contact your local council to guide you through the process and ensure you follow the UK tattooing laws and regulations, covered in our theory modules.

We will also be on hand to help you apply for any licensing and insurances, as well as help you with the set up of your business from marketing to whoelsale supplier contacts.

No. All equiptment and accessories will be provided on your Piercing course.

You will receive a free Piercing starter kit at the end of your Piercing course.

You will have lifetime support on completion of the course. We helped a number of Piercers set up their own businesses many years after leaving us!

Over the 2 day Piercing course, you will cover a number of modules. All modules can be found listen here:

Piercing Course Modules

Each Class Starts at 10am and it is advisable for you to arrive before this time to set up your workspace and refreshments!

Free Parking is readily available at both locations.

There are no additional costs.

You will receive a free Piercing starter kit at the end of your course.

The only additional cost would be your accommodation should you want to stay at a close vicinity to the academy. You can find local accomodation by clicking the following link: Accommodation

General Piercing Questions

To become a Piercer, you would complete one of our tattoo courses and be awarded a certificate of competency.

You would require a certificate of competency. Councils/ government and insurers require this in order for you to work within the industry.

This depends on your experience and how busy you aer. A Piercer can easily earn £1,000 per week!

Website Related Questions

If you are having issues paying your deposit or remainder balance through our website. You can call us on: 0161 806 0766

The remainder balance is due 14 days before your course start date.

To book a Piercing course online:

  1. Click on an available date on the course page.
  2. You will then be taken to the booking confirmation page. Select the date from the drop down list.
  3. Click on Add to Cart.
  4. You will then be directed to the cart. Click on Proceed to Checkout.
  5. Complete the form and fill in your payment details and click on Place Order.