Soap School is a dedicated soap making, toiletries and cosmetics company focusing on teaching people the joys of these traditional arts.
Sarah and Shawn run the family business together in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, which is centrally located from both the M1 and M62 motorways between Manchester and Leeds. It also has excellent rail links and is close to both Manchester International airport and Leeds Bradford airports.
Soap School offers a wide range of training courses for everyone to enjoy, whether it’s a family wishing to make life style changes or enjoying a hobby together, to those wishing to set up their own budding enterprise as well as businesses looking to extend their existing product range and business.  
Soap School also support schools, social firms, youth, enterprise and community groups and corporate events such as team building; we are here to help every step of the way.
Soap School provides a full professional service including training, consultancy as well as a guidance service to help you understand soap making and E.U. cosmetics regulations and the other aspects of compliance.
Soap School clients are truly international coming from all corners of the world and over 100 countries to study the art of soap making and cosmetics.  
Soap School has a true passion for soap making and the tutors are never happier than when developing a new technique or project to share with their clients or helping your businesses grow.
We hope the Soap School can help you realise your dreams.

About Us

Sarah Janes, started her career as a wax artist and avid crafter. She has extensive knowledge of the soap making and candle making industry and founded Soap School. She was the former owner of one of the largest Soap Making Supplies companies in Europe and has been an international trainer of soap, cosmetics and candle making for over 20 years. 

Shawn has been with Soap School for 10 years and brings his American soap making skills and knowledge to the training to give you a truly global knowledge and skills set.   

Meet the tutors