What's covered?

This course provides training in a variety of beauty skills. On successful completion of this course you will have gained a range of beauty skills relevant for employment in the sector. However, there are wider opportunities if you progress to and achieve Level 3, subject to interview and references.

There are 12 mandatory beauty skills units covered on this course including:

  • Manicures, pedicures and facials
  • Lash and brow treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Basic make-up
  • Reception duties
  • Health and safety
  • Image, client care and promoting products and services
  • Working in the beauty industry

There are also additional training courses including:

  • Dermalogical training
  • Urban decay
  • Fake bake spray tanning

Maths and English also form part of your study programme.

What do you need?

You will need three GCSEs including Maths, English and Science at Level 3 or above. You will also be interviewed and must demonstrate a positive attitude and commitment to the course, supported by school reports and references. Where appropriate, ESOL Level 2 is required and a competent level of English, literacy and numeracy skills.

How you are assessed

You will learn through practical and theory delivery. When you are competent and confident you will be able to carry out:

  • Manicures, pedicures and facials
  • Lash and brow treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Basic make-up
  • Reception duties
  • Health and safety
  • Image, client care and promoting products and services
  • Working in the beauty industry

How Long?

1 Year

What course next?

Successful completion of level 2 provides you with a range of beauty skills with which to seek employment. However it should be recognized that wider opportunities are available if you progress to and achieve Level 3, subject to interview and references.

What could this lead to?

Level 3 Beauty Therapy, apprenticeship or career in Beauty Therapy.

Choose from the following options

Many students are entitled to a reduction in tuition fees on many of our courses, which can dramatically reduce the overall cost of the course. More information can be found on our course fee reductions page. Financial support, loans and instalment plans are also available to eligible students.

Contact us on 01753 793288 to check whether you might be eligible for a reduced fee.

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