Beauty Therapy Level 2

This is a 1 year course which will prepare you for entering the beauty therapy industry. Build your knowledge, skills and experience of client treatments and techniques, as well as the practical aspects of the daily running of a beauty business.

In addition to the practical elements all students will be required to learn the related anatomy & physiology knowledge and understanding in health & safety, personal development and promoting services & products. You will be expected to submit written assignments, complete on-line exams, perform practical treatments on the general public and answer oral questions which are all required for full completion of this qualification.

Course themes:

- Skin care treatments (facials & makeup application) & eye treatments
- Manicure & pedicure treatments & waxing
- Required anatomy & physiology
- Health & safety requirements, promotional activities & personal development

Career Prospects

Beauty Salons, spas, mobile/self employment, skin care representative or makeup artist.

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs at grade 3 including English or maths.

Additional Details

A portfolio of evidence is required including practical observations, oral questioning, written assignments and online examinations.

Students will be required to purchase a uniform and kit, additional costs for trips and visits. Support with costs is available through our student services team. Training is offered in 3 luxuriously equipped salons, which sets the scene for all students

After the course

You may wish to study for a further year to gain the NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy Level 3 or Level 3 Technical qualification in Beauty Therapy.

Beauty Therapy Level 2

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