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Level 2 Beauty Therapy

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Information about this Course


Study Type
Part Time

Course Area
Beauty Therapy

Course Information

The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy is a substantial vocational qualification for learners seeking a career as a junior beauty therapist. This qualification will support you to gain employment as a junior beauty therapist, as the units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role. Entry onto this qualification can be via previous attainment of a Level 1 qualification in beauty therapy and/or a successful skills test and interview.

This is a vocational qualification and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a junior therapist including, mandatory units covering:

  • facial skincare
  • waxing
  • eyelash and eyebrow treatments
  • manicure
  • pedicure
  • make up
  • nail art
  • client care
  • health and safety

The structure of this qualification provides you with the flexibility to develop your knowledge, understanding and skills required to become a junior beauty therapist.



Progression
Career opportunities exist in a variety of contexts as a junior beauty therapist, including: - Working in commercial beauty salons - Working in a retail concession in a department store - Working independently/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings Whilst this qualification's primary purpose is to prepare learners for employment as a junior beauty therapist learners may choose to develop their skills further by undertaking Technical Level qualifications in beauty therapy at Level 3