About Us

We are an independent private Beauty Therapy, Complementary Therapy and Semi-Permanent makeup/micropigmentation college offering nationally recognised qualifications. These are fully insurable with any company and on completion of the qualification you can become a member of the main professional associations. We also offer many ladies only classes.

Our centre is a purpose-built training establishment. All lecturers are experts in their field.  View a full list of the team and their biographies.


Learn from the best South East centre and stand out from the crowd

We are known for training other trainers from all over the country

Training is our focus we are not a salon running a few short courses as a side-line. You will receive first-class training back up and support during your time with us. We will continue to be on hand to you for advice and support once you have completed your training.

The Allen & Walden innovative approach to learning encourages students of all abilities to achieve their desired goals.

Whether you want to learn a new skill from scratch or upgrade your existing skills and move up the career ladder we have a course for you.

Our course are intensive training combined with distance learning to gain nationally-recognised qualifications.

After completion, our students have gained employment in high-class salons and spas ( e.g. London Savoy, Clarins Spa, and The Bridgewood Manor Spa). We also train the trainer and many of our students have gone on to open their own training centres and academies in Microblading and Beauty Therapy. A large proportion of our students have also successfully started their own business in Beauty Therapy, Complementary therapies or as a fully qualified and multi-skilled nail technician.