Join our amazing membership community to find the support and opportunity to meet with those who share your passion.

For more than 30 years Habia has been the Government recognised Standard Setting Body (SSB) for the Hair and Beauty Sector. Habia develops standards and is the custodian of the UK’s National Occupational Standards (NOS).

 As a Habia Member, you will be part of a specialist network of individuals involved in the hair and beauty sector interested in education and training. By focussing on key topics and sharing information and best practice, this group will be an invaluable resource for those looking
to provide high standards and excellence.
 Membership is open to trainers, educators, hairdressers, spas, salons, colleges, and anyone with a genuine interest in our amazing industry.  


We look forward to you joining us and becoming part of the Habia community.


We honour great professionals, fantastic treatments, and amazing products.

We believe people with passion, working together, can change the sector for the better.

Habia Annual Membership

Coming together to raise the standards
  • Regular ‘Education Forums’
  • Meetings with Department of Education (DfE) representatives regarding the review of post-16 qualifications.
  • Update from The Chair of the Steering Group about the progress of the current projects such as review of the National Occupational Standard (NOS), Scottish, Welsh and Northern Ireland Apprenticeship Development
  • ‘Connecting Business and Education’, so educators can hear from companies who are willing to work with you and provide inputs for your learners- such as career insights, sector insights, specialist talks, masterclasses etc.
  • Updates on education/training developments, e.g. - Apprenticeship Standards - End Point Assessment (EPA) - T Levels - Study programmes - Industrial placement/ Work experience - sharing of successful strategies /approaches - Employer input - Accreditation
  • Discussion around the importance of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for all practitioners and CPD opportunities from Habia endorsed providers, sharing information about their short upskilling courses for Professionals
  • Reviews from specialist organisations across the industry e.g. - Hair/Barbering - Nails - Beauty - Spa - Aesthetics
  • WorldSkills UK updates and the pursuit of ’Technical Excellence’
£89 /Year

Once you join you will enjoy immediate access to our membership benefits. If you have any questions, if you are interested in multiple membership discounts or would prefer to join over the phone, then please get in touch. We would be delighted to chat to you and answer your membership questions.

Our Supporters


"Habia's 'Education Forum' is a fantastic opportunity for employers and tutors to come together to hear about new developments in our sector, to discuss how we can work together to deliver high standards, so clients are always delighted with our service and the services we offer. Thank you for including me "
“Habia is an organisation that is widely respected within the beauty industry – with good reason. They are major contributors for shaping the future of our industry. I have been privileged to be a Habia member, learning from and understanding, a professional and efficient team, who are “getting things done”. While writing our courses, I have been coached and mentored by the very best and being a committed adult learner, my own development has been enhanced. I am honoured and proud to be part of the Habia organisation.”

Don't delay, sign up today!

Simply click on the Join Now button above or if you have any questions or would prefer to join over the phone, then please get in touch.  We would be delighted to chat to you and answer your membership questions.

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