Beauty Therapy Level 2


This course is designed for any individual who has a passion for beauty therapy and high standards of customer service. It is professional and client-focused where you can learn the latest skills in skin, nail and beauty care.

Training is undertaken in salons which are fully-equipped with the latest industry products and equipment. You will experience working in a professional industry environment with genuine customers and combine this with relevant theory and practical learning.
There is an option to study additional certificates to the Level 2 qualification and also to be involved in the College’s Hair and Beauty Show. This course will prepare you for a career in beauty therapy which offers many exciting opportunities, such as managing and running your own salon, travelling the world working on a luxury liner, being a therapist in a prestigious health farm
or spa, or teaching your skills to others at a college or private centre.

Level 2 Beauty Therapy

One year

Course Content
The course consists of the following units:

• Facials • Eye treatments • Manicure • Pedicure • Waxing • Make up • Health & Safety • Communication • Customer Service

Assessment is continuous and industry related, with assignments, tests, projects and practical work. All full-time students are required to study maths and English at the appropriate level.

Study options may include:

• Level 3 Spa Therapy • Level 2 Hairdressing
Employment options may include: • Spa/Salon • Cruise Liner • Mobile Therapist • Salon Owner • Sales & Distribution

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• Hairdressing Level 2

Course Costs
Please note that any costs shown here are subject to change and that there may be additional material costs for your course.

There are various bursaries available to support eligible students with course-related costs.

Aged 16-18 years
There are no tuition or examination fees

Aged 19 or over (at the start of the course)
Tuition Fee £945
Registration/Exam Fee £90


What does this subject include?

This course consists of a selection of the following units:

What is the structure of the course?

Practical skill development with an emphasis on learning within a practical environment. Both skills and knowledge are continually assessed resulting in a portfolio of evidence collected by you. There will be the end of unit tests and assignments.

You will also complete two-week work experience during the year.

What are the entry requirements?

  • Two GCSEs at grade C (Level 4) or above
  • Successful interview and initial assessment
  • You will need to demonstrate an enthusiasm for this subject area

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