L2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy General PT – September 2024

Funding information: Free for First Full Level 2 for 19-23 year olds. Free Adult funding available dependant on learner circumstances otherwise course costs apply.
Duration: 35 weeks
Attendance: Part-time Day

Course Overview

If you are looking to become a beauty therapist and work either in a salon or from home and/or mobile, then this course is for you. It's designed to equip you with the knowledge, practical skills and industry-required qualification to be able to succeed in this industry and enter employment in a junior role or as a self-employed therapist.

Course Content

Key modules on this course include:

  • Facial Skincare Treatment
  • Enhancing Eyebrows and Lashes
  • Waxing Services
  • Pedicures and Manicures
  • Professional Practice
  • Health and Safety

Entry Requirements

You must have a keen interest in the beauty therapy industry.

Assessment Methods

  • portfolio
  • practical assignments
  • written assignment


Progression onto the Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Beauty Therapy, Level 3 Massage course, a Level 3 Apprenticeship programme or entry into employment in a junior role or self-employment.