Body Piercing Course Manchester 2024





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.

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Our piercing course 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 London, 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
  • 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
  • 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