Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy (VTCT)

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Course Specifics

Hair, Beauty and Holistic Therapies
Level 2
16-18 School Leavers
1 year
Interview Required:
Age 16-18 Cost:
No cost
Age 19 or Over:
Funding Assisted:
First Full Level 2 for 19-23 otherwise dependant on learners circumstances
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Course overview

Key modules on this course include:

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

Who is this course for?

This is the ideal course for anybody looking to start a career in the Beauty Therapy industry. Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT) is a specialist awarding organisation (AO). Launched in 1962, it offers vocational and technical qualifications, including apprenticeships, in a range of service sectors. It is currently the market leading AO for the Hair and Beauty sectors.

Entry qualifications

You will need three GCSEs at grade D/3 and above, one of which must be English. You'll also come in to College for a short interview.

What other experience will I gain?

The on site Looks Salon has public clients coming through its doors on a regular basis so you'll gain valuable experience of interacting with real life customers.

Where will this lead?

Progression onto the Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy or a Level 3 Apprenticeship programme.

What are my career options?
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