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Level 2 Beauty Therapy at Newton Rigg College

Course description

This qualification will introduce you to the skills and knowledge required for improving and maintaining the condition and appearance of the skin, nails and hair through a variety of treatments. You will also develop essential communication techniques and cover all the components of running a business in the beauty industry.

Course content

Course Themes:

• Eyebrows and eyelash enhancement • Improving personal effectiveness at work • Make-up for day, evening and special occasions • Manicures and pedicures • Providing an effective reception service • Providing facial skincare treatment • Selling and promoting products and services to clients • Waxing services • Create an image based on a theme • Working in beauty related industries • Health and safety practices • Work related experience or placement • English and maths

Entry requirements

Usually at least 4 GCSEs at grade E or above including Maths and English (with Science desirable). Alternatively a suitable level 1 vocational qualification with English and Maths at Level 1

Financial information

For financial information please contact 01768 893400 or email

Future opportunities

Further Study:

Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Techniques.


Employment as a junior member of staff in

a salon.

Further information
Telephone: 01768 893400


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Newton Rigg College directly.

Last updated date: 29 September 2015
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