Welcome to the Mi Spa Training Academy

Hi my name is Ann McDonald and I am responsible for the delivery of a top quality academy teaching experience for all of our clients. I have over 20 years in the beauty industry.  I am a qualified coach with over 5 years team training experience across various beauty, skincare and well being treatments. 

Hi my name is Ian McDonald and I am responsible for helping to give you, our clients the best possible advice and service that will enable you to grow your career, your business and your profits.

We would both like to wish you a very warm welcome to the Mi Spa training academy.
Our Training and Business Growth Values at Mi Spa
  • Build a long term relationship with our clients to help grow your revenues through training, advice and support in both technical and business skills.
  • Teach in small classroom sizes (2 - 8 people max)
  • Deliver you a quality and enjoyable training experience in a relaxed surrounding (our training room is in a relaxing 16th Century building)
  • Alongside the delivery of training courses, our teaching staff continue to perform treatments on clients to maintain their level of skill and expertise
  • Reward you with complimentary treatments (all training clients are enrolled into the Mi Spa Treat Card system)
  • Provide an unrivaled support service before, during and after you have completed your training course
  • Ensure the location of our training academy supports easy travel and reasonably priced accommodation
    • Mi Spa is only 2 mins walk from two main car parks
    • Horsham station is a 10 min walk away
    • Gatwick Airport is only 30 mins taxi ride
    • Two budget hotels are located less than 10 mins away
    • Horsham has lots of shops and nice walks on our doorstep 
Who and Where Do We Train?

Mi Spa delivers you training services within its own Spa and Beauty Salon in Horsham, West Sussex. If you are a Spa or a Beauty Shop owner we will also train you within your own site provided you have 4 students attend the course and that you have sufficient space and equipment to allow the course to run effectively.

Whether you are new to the beauty industry or already operating as a mobile, home based, salon or Spa therapist / technician, we will happily train you in many technical and business disciplines.

Our Training Associations



We are fully appointed trainers for the following companies:

  • Cindy Mackenzie
  • Tibby Olivier
We are fully qualified and licensed to deliver training courses that on passing a course you will be able to gain insurance and start treating immediately in the subject(s) that you have been
trained in.


The Cindy Mackenzie courses are approved by the Association of Beauty Therapists.