Beauty Therapy Level 2

Retail and Commercial Enterprise

Retail and Commercial Enterprise
Retail and Commercial Enterprise

What will you be working towards?

Code MV1L2BT
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


Do you have a keen interest in the Beauty Industry and want to learn more?
Are you enthusiastic, motivated and enjoy working closely with others?
We offer a full time Level 2 qualification for aspiring beauty therapists. The course has aspects of anatomy and client care, communication and retail as well as your core practical treatments.

The treatments we cover:
• Facials and skincare
• Manicures, pedicures and gel application
• Eye treatments – to include lash and brow tinting, brow shaping and lash lifting
• Waxing
• Basic make up application
• Male skincare

Throughout the course you will develop and practice your skills on your peers,  moving on to work with fee paying clients.

How will it be delivered?

Any specific needs we begin to identify at our welcome events.

Entry requirements

Entry will depend on a successful interview and 3 grade 3 GCSEs, to include Maths and English. A grade 3 is science is also preferable, though not essential.
Individuals will be considered on their suitability, references showing good attendance and behaviour and a genuine interest in the industry. In addition to the entry qualifications listed, the offer of a place on the course is subject to the outcomes of initial assessment, which will be taken at the College as part of the admissions process. Please note that entry criteria may vary quite significantly between courses at the same level. This is to take account of the specific skills needed for success on particular courses, the length of the course and the requirements for progression to the next level. Entry criteria are given as a guide, and the exact requirements in order to obtain a place on a particular course will be confirmed following attendance at a Welcome Event/Interview.

Your next steps...

The Level 2 qualification will lead onto Level 3, subject to you completing level 2 and a successful progression interview. Upon completion of the two years and levels you will be a fully qualified beauty therapist.

There are many options available to you once you are a fully qualified beauty therapist, many of our students choose to do additional courses such as nail and lash extensions and concentrate on specialising in the aesthetics industry. Others decide to do Massage courses and prefer the Spa industry.

Other career opportunities include: product developer, product or treatment rep, trainer and assessor, cruise ship or airline therapist. There are so many options open to you.