Beauty Therapy Level 2 (Certificate or Diploma) at Tyne Metropolitan College
The course for you if ...
You have the creative vision to excel in the beauty industry and would love to broaden this to become a Beauty Therapist.
You will gain experience across various areas of study, including; manicures, pedicures, facials, make-up, eye treatments and waxing. You will develop your beauty skills as well as understanding health and safety requirements, reception duties and client care and communication - all essential for a career in beauty-related industries.
There are also a number of exciting extra-curricular activities that you’ll get involved in outside your core subject, such as industry-recognised workshops such as up-to-date current products and treatments (may be an additional cost attached).
Level 2 Certificate:
A minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade D or above, or equivalent. You may be able to progress from a Level 1 Introduction to the Hair & Beauty Sector qualification, or equivalent.
Level 2 Diploma:
A minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade D or above, or equivalent. Must have Maths and English GCSE at Grade C or above.
Assessment is based on practical competency, graded assessments and external online tests.
For both the Certificate and Diploma, students are required to purchase a salon uniform and kit for all Hairdressing or Beauty Therapy courses (approx. cost of kit and uniform = £210, based on 13-14 costs).
Financial support may be available to help with the cost of course-specific equipment, ask the Gateway team for more details. A reference is required as well as an interview with a course tutor.
Progression onto Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy, or an advanced apprenticeship, or into employment.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Tyne Metropolitan College directly.