Beauty Therapy - Level 2 Diploma
This is a professional and client-focused course where you can learn the latest skills in skin, nail and beauty care.
This course is designed for any individual who has a passion for beauty therapy and high standards of customer service. Training is undertaken in a fabulous clinic and salon 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, such as make-up and skincare workshops, and also to be involved in the College’s Hair and Beauty Show. The thorough and professional understanding developed through your studies will prepare you for a career in beauty therapy offering 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 Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques
You will cover a diverse range of topics throughout your course. A selection of unit titles is shown below:
> Health, Safety and Hygiene
> Consultation Techniques and Client Care
> Manicure Treatments
> Pedicure Treatments
> Waxing Services
> Facial Treatments
> Skin Type Analysis
> Eyebrow Shaping Services
> Eyelash and Eyebrow Tinting Services
> Make-up Applications
> Anatomy and Physiology for Beauty Therapists
You will be assessed on a continuous basis within a realistic working environment. You will also be required to produce a portfolio of evidence to be certified by your assessors. Theoretical aspects of the programme will mainly be assessed through assignments and internal and external test papers.
Maths and English
All students following a full-time programme of study at HLC will study English and maths as part of their studies, please refer to the Study Programmes page of this website.
- GCSE passes at grade D (grade 3) or above in English, maths and a science subject
- Successful interview and initial assessment
- Attend the skills test/taster day
- You will need to demonstrate an enthusiasm for this subject area
Progression routes shown are dependent on successful completion of qualifications and meeting entry criteria. Study options may include:
What can I study next?
Study options may include:
- Level 3 Diploma in Make-Up Artistry
- Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy or Massage Therapy
What jobs can I do?
Employment options may include:
- Junior Beauty Specialist within a salon or spa
- Beauty Consultant
- Self-employed Beauty Specialist
Contact: 0800 032 1986
Aged 16 - 18 years: There are no tuition or exam fees | Materials Fee £190, you will also be expected to buy your own equipment costing approximately £300.
Aged 19 years or over: Tuition Fee £945 | Materials Fee £190, you will also be expected to buy your own equipment costing approximately £300 | Registration/Exam Fee £90
Please Note: Costs are subject to change, please call Enquiries on 0800 032 1986 to check.
Telephone: 0800 032 1986