Melt and Pour Glycerine Soap Making - Level 1

How to make beautiful glycerine soaps for home and business

Glycerine soaps are very moisturising to the skin, easy and quick to make, but most of all, incredibly fun!

They are an ideal starting point in your soap making journey.

Why, you ask?

You will learn the core staples and techniques to enable you to create a wide range of stunningly beautiful soaps at home in a few hours.

Another great bonus of this soap making technique is with a few basic ingredients and some equipment that you probably already have in your kitchen, you will be able to make a soap in under an hour from start to finish!



You will explore a wide range of techniques as you progress through the course that will allow you to be as creative as you feel.

Explore how to use a wide range of dried flowers, herbs, botanicals, clays and exfoliants to create your own delicious natural soaps.

Then start to add in design skills such as layering, embedding and how to work with glitter effectively.

Build on your knowledge and start shaping the soap to give even more design and visual attraction to your own soaps.


I N T R O D U C I N G . .

You will be learning the skills of using the melt and pour glycerine soap bases to craft a wide variety of visual and creative projects. Whether you want to produce totally natural soaps using organic products with essential oils and herbs, or eye-catching fun soaps this course can take you there.

With such a huge range of versatile and easy to use soap bases now at your fingertips this is the perfect way to discover the skills, processes and professional tips that will introduce you to this wonderful craft.

"In such a short period we learn a tremendous amount of techniques that were easy to understand and put over in a non scientific way to aid understanding and comprehension. The course certainly motivates delegates a well as fully equipping them with the knowledge to get started immediately. A highly recommended programme."


"I have now been on the cold process course and the melt & pour course & have thoroughly enjoyed them both. Sarah is a great teacher, very patient & extremely knowledgeable. Sarah also made sure that the course fit in around my other commitments, which was great. I will definitely be coming back for more courses soon. Thanks again x"

"The training style was great, paced right and easy to understand. Great handouts with lots of information and recipes! I've already booked onto more courses."



What will I learn how to make?

Stained glass window soaps
Botanical soaps
Fun Toy Soaps
Exfoliating cleansing bars
Soap scrolls
Embed soaps
Layered soaps
Soap Cupcakes

We will be covering:

Health & Safety
The differences between the various soap bases
Melting techniques and heat control
Colour techniques
How to use herbs and botanicals successfully
Natural use of emollients in soap
Effective use of glitters
Embedding soap
Layering soap
Shaping Soap
Thermal colouring technique
Swiss Roll Soap Swirl
How to make loaf soaps

There is no requirement to have any prior experience before starting on the course and it is suitable for all abilities.

You will very quickly be making your own fabulous glycerine soaps and thinking of new ideas for creating even more.

The course will show you step by step how to create each of the projects - over 21 in total!

It can be taken at your own pace in the comfort of your home and includes all formulations and video tutorials to guide you every step of the way.In addition, you have access to an online community and can contact the tutors at any time for any additional support you may need relating to the course.


We cannot wait to have you join us and help you make a start.

Come and join in the fun by b
ooking your place today!

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Your Instructor

Sarah Janes
Sarah Janes

Sarah is the Senior tutor at Soap School. She has over 25 years professional experience in the soap making and cosmetics industry and has run several successful cosmetics businesses during her career. Prior to soap making, she was a professional wax artist making and selling candles but also painting with and sculpting with wax. For the last 10 years Sarah has dedicated to solely providing professional training to those wishing to learn how to make their own soaps, candles and cosmetics. Soap School was the first soap making training facility within the UK and has trained thousands of students worldwide from over 100 countries. Sarah has remained passionate about soap and candle making and is always developing and creating new ideas and concepts to share with her students. She loves to help people develop their skills, helping them achieve their full potential and achieve their goals, often to launch their own business.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your course, contact us in the first 30 days and we will happily discuss things with you to ensure you get the best information and skills to help you move forward with your training
Are the ingredients provided on this course?
No, we provide suppliers information for all the core ingredients and equipment, but many of the ingredients are also available locally to you and you will almost certain have some of the equipment already in your home. We are happy to help if you are having trouble locating an item though.
Can I start a business after taking this course?
Many of our students have gone on to start their own cosmetics businesses and the majority of them started with this course.
Do you offer any discounts?
Our courses are very good value for money already and we have held our prices for over 10 years, but we do offer some incredible package bundles at for those wishing to enhance their skills and training further and we offer group discounts for community groups, charities and NGO's etc. Please contact us for more details.
I live outside the UK, can I still take the course?
Absolutely! We provide training to students in over 100 countries currently. All the course material is accessed online, so as long as you have an internet connection you can join in at anytime and place convenient to you.
Can I send you pictures of my soaps?
We love receiving your pictures and will happily provide feedback to you.
Can I sell the items I have made from the course?
You will need to have your products safety assessed by a cosmetic chemist if selling within the E.U. but you can share with your friends and family to obtain feedback.
What do I do if I have questions throughout the course?
You have full email support with your tutors throughout the course. There will also be scheduled webinars with Q&A sessions with the tutor