If you are a Spa, Salon or Independent Therapist looking to arrange training for yourself or your team to allow you to treat those touched by cancer, then we are delighted to be able to introduce you to SATCC Approved Training Providers.

Approved Training Providers

Amethyst Trust Training

Amethyst Trust Training was established in 2010 to meet the needs of people who have experienced cancer and are seeking massage, relaxation and pampering therapies in spas and salons throughout the UK.
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Christine Clinton Wellness for Life

Christine’s award winning and comprehensive 3-day Cancer Care certification program for Spas and Schools has been delivered in many countries around the globe to partners including some of the most prestigious brands in wellness today.
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Energise Therapies and Training

Energise Therapies and Training specialise in high quality and affordable therapy training courses that are delivered on a one-to-one basis or with small groups of up to six learners to ensure that everyone has access to the support needed whilst training and beyond.
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Fusion Massage Training

Fusion Massage take massage techniques and understandings about the body from different modalities around the world and combine them into a flexible and effective remedial technique.
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The Gaia Affinity Cancer Experience is a completely bespoke holistic massage course, tailored for advanced and experienced therapists seeking to further enhance their skills.
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Jennifer Young Training School

The Jennifer Young Training School offers specialist training and qualifications in practical oncology massage to therapists and spas, enabling them to safely welcome cancer patients to their services with confidence.
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Made for life foundation training provider

The Made for Life Foundation was founded by Amanda Winwood in July 2010, with a clear vision to ensure that anyone living with cancer has access to holistic wellbeing therapy to complement and support their clinical treatments improving their quality of life.
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Obus Academy

Obus Academy has been providing holistic therapy training for over 25 years, offering a range of courses in cancer care. Their mission is to empower therapists with the skills and knowledge necessary to provide compassionate and effective care for their clients.
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Ricardo Fisas Natura Bissé Foundation training provider

The Ricardo Fisas Foundation’s Oncology Skin Care Program offers free individualized treatments for those undergoing oncological treatment as well as specialist courses in oncology skin care for aestheticians in Spain.
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School of Natural Therapies

The School of Natural Therapies have been teaching massage and holistic therapies for over 30 years and all their courses are industry recognised and accredited by ITEC and the FHT.
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Wellness for Cancer Julie Bach

Wellness for Cancer is a not-for-profit charity whose mission is to elevate and shape the cancer awareness conversation to advance and support the wellbeing services available for individuals touched by cancer.
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Course Accreditation

If you would like to get your existing training course or curriculum accredited by one of the main accrediting bodies in order to be SATCC approved, please find further information below.

The British Association of Beauty Therapy & Cosmetology (BABTAC) is the UK’s leading membership organisation and insurance provider for professionals working in the beauty, holistic and sports therapy industries.

The Complementary Medical Association’s (The CMA) primary aim is to promote ethical, responsible, professional complementary medicine to the public and the medical profession.

The Confederation of International Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (CIBTAC) has been producing beauty, complementary & spa therapy graduates of the highest calibre since 1977. We offer a wide range of world-class qualifications, including beauty therapy, spa, complementary and teaching, striving to maintain and develop the highest standards of excellence internationally.

For over 60 years, the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) has been a driving force in maintaining high standards in therapy education and practice in the UK. We’re the largest professional association for therapists, with thousands of members specialising in everything from sports and remedial therapies to complementary healthcare and holistic beauty treatments.

Habia, part of the Skills Active charity, is recognised by government as the Standard Setting Body (SSB) for the hair, beauty, nails, spa, and aesthetic sectors. For more than thirty years we have been developing national standards that form the basis of qualifications across the UK.

CIDESCO is a non-profit organisation providing Swiss quality education. Our membership is open to the leading schools, colleges, beauty salons and spas of the world and students looking to achieve a superior level of training and the CIDESCO Diploma qualification which is recognised worldwide.


What SATCC approval means

The SATCC is dedicated to setting the gold standard for oncology in the spa and wellness industry, bringing training providers together to make sure we’re delivering the best possible support to one another and to our clients.

By gaining SATCC approval you join a community of industry experts who are setting the standard for oncology touch treatments and receive a hallmark of approval that both your clients and theirs can trust.


“The SATCC’s vision is to ensure that every spa, salon and independent therapist within the UK, and beyond, are trained to warmly welcome anyone living with cancer.”