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Introducing a new partnership;
Life Day Spa and Madge Wallace a match made in heaven.

Madge Wallace has been associated with beauty for over 60 years and today is still one of the most respected and well-known training Institutes in the Industry. Based on the years of experience and excellence in training, we offer professional courses leading to top National & International Qualifications in Skincare and Body Therapy.

Our quest for quality has stood the test of time, not many Businesses in this day and age can boast the longevity that Madge Wallace has managed to master & continue to evolve, providing leaders in our field.

The award winning Life Day Spa collection is part of the wellness revolution and is committed to assisting clients in their quest to look and feel better. In line with our mission to deliver “an extraordinary experience in spa wellness”, we are constantly on the look-out for ways we can improve the lives of our guests by introducing new treatments, continuous education and partnering with cutting edge wellness businesses.

So together this partnership takes leaps forward in combining quality training with the best that the Spa Industry has to offer.

The Professional Lecturing Staff & Leadership Team

With a combined knowledge of over 100 years experience in teaching and working in Beauty, Skincare, Body Therapy, Holistic Therapy as well as expertise in Business Management – all available as experts in our field to the students coming through our doors.

Career Opportunities

Our graduates can expect to start a careers in any of the Top Spas around the Country and the Globe – especially those with the passion and work ethic to support their excellent Qualifications.

Opportunities Include:

  • International Travel on Luxury Cruise Ships
  • 5* Game Lodges
  • International Placements : USA, Middle East, Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa
  • Wellness Centres & Retreats
  • Spas & Hydros such as LIFE SPA Group (Spas of Distinction)
  • Beauty Salons and Clinics
  • International Cosmetic Companies : as Product Specialists, Trainers/ Educators, Brand Representatives etc.
  • Brand Specialists – Skincare Advisors, Team Managers
  • TV and Film industry : Make Up Artists / Specialists
  • Business ownership : Salon, Spa, College, Cosmetic Brands etc.
  • Aesthetic enhancement clinics : As Dermal Specialists & post operative Treatment Therapists
  • Health & Skincare Colleges : Educators, Lecturers, Assessors & Moderators
  • Medical Industry : Incl. Medi-Aesthetic Clinics, Plastic Surgery Supporting role etc.

Recruiting & Interviews are conducted with Industry Partners including Steiner  for the “The On-Board Spa”

Qualifications

Once a student has met all the course criteria, they will be eligible to take the final examinations and have the option to enter into the International Assessments.

  • The Life Spa & Madge Wallace Certificate in Beauty / Body / Skincare etc…
  • ITEC International Certificates (where applicable)
  • ITEC International Diploma (where applicable)

Recognition & Accreditation

As 2 well-established Brands, we are committed to ensuring that we offer the highest standard of training, and that we comply with all the registration requirements as set out by our Governing Bodies.
QAP Accreditation Number : 2301
Qual ID : 21513 Diploma in Health & Skincare Therapy
Qual ID : 49915 Diploma in Health & Skincare Therapy

Professional Bodies

Madge Wallace has been aligned to International Examining Bodies such as ITEC & Cidesco since the early 1980’s, recognised by the Department of Higher Education, the Services Seta and the Quality Council for Trades & Occupations (QCTO) and are a member of SAAHSP. The curriculum is actively maintained to the National & International Standards.

ITEC

ITEC is a leading international specialist examination board, providing quality qualifications in Beauty & Spa Therapy, Hairdressing, Complementary Therapies, Sports & Fitness Training and Customer Service.

SAAHSP
South African Association of Health & Skincare Professionals

International Accreditation
Our graduates enjoy recognition and acceptance all over South Africa as well as around the World & can be found working in the USA, Europe, Australia and the East, as well as the Middle East and Dubai and have gone on to achieved great success Nationally & Internationally.

Qualified Health and Skincare Therapists from South Africa are sought after worldwide, as they are multi-skilled in comparison with therapists from other countries and as such many South Africans are found working in spas and for International Brands around the world.

proven success
Madge Wallace International College prides itself on being a specialized Beauty Therapy College, focused on individual attention and offers a Boutique service to students wanting smaller groups and a high level of education. Graduates go off to successful careers that have no ceiling nor borders and can be found in prestigious brand houses like Dermalogica, Matis, Guinot and Nimue as well as top Spa Groups globally. Notwithstanding our dozens of students currently working Internationally on
Steiner Cruise Liners and exotic destinations worldwide. This same magic will be applied at our Life Day Spa Training in Fourways facility.

Award Winning Spas

Our therapists are the life-blood of our organization and all have internationally accredited qualifications. Before administering treatments, our therapists undergo an additional 6 weeks of internal and product specific training. In this way we ensure that our guests have a truly 5 star experience at the hands of qualified and enthusiastic professionals. Life Day Spa is famous for its dazzling facilities, supreme customer care and cutting edge tip to toe treatments.

Life Day Spa is a member of the prestigious Spas of Distinction Collection, the largest privately owned spa group on the continent.

AWARDS

Life Day Spa Century City

WINNER BEST HOTEL SPA, South Africa
2019
FINALIST BEST HOTEL SPA, South Africa
2018

WINNER BEST DAY SPA, South Africa
2017

FINALIST BEST DAY SPA, South Africa
2014

WINNER BEST DAY SPA, South Africa
2013

WINNER BEST DAY SPA, South Africa
2012

WINNER BEST HOTEL SPA, South Africa
2011

Life Day Spa Waterfront

FINALIST BEST DAY SPA, South Africa
2019

WINNER BEST DAY SPA, South Africa
2018

WINNER BEST DAY SPA, South Africa
2017

Life Day Spa Rosebank

Les Nouvelle Best Day Spa 2019

Best of Joburg 2018

Best of Joburg 2017

Les Nouvelle Best Day Spa 2012

Life Day Spa Fourways

Finalist Africa’s Best Day Spa – World Spa Awards 2019

Best of Joburg Spa Of The Year 2018

Runner Up Spa Of The Year Les Nouvelle – 2016

Staff

Michelle dos Santos

Principal

Lorèn de Villiers

Senior Lecturer

Geraldine Pienaar

Correspondence Facilitator

Lee-Ann Shaw-Newland

Holistic Specialist

Novuyo Sithole

Office Manager