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Beauty NVQ Level 2 Diploma – General at Sandwell College

Course description

This one-year course is designed for people who wish to start a career in the Beauty industry.

Course content

Ten units are studied including anatomy and physiology, manicure, pedicure, reception duties, and make-up. A wide spectrum of resources and materials are used for teaching and learning.

Entry requirements

You will need 4 or more GCSEs at Grade D or above, preferably including Maths and English, or a Level 1 Beauty qualification. You will need to attend an interview and assessment prior to being accepted on the course.


Individual performance will be assessed practically in our state-of-the-art salons and by means of written assessments and assignments, oral questioning and practical skills.

Future opportunities

Upon successful achievement of the Beauty NVQ Level 2 Diploma, you will have the opportunity to progress to NVQ Level 3 or obtain employment in the Beauty industry. Possible careers include spa therapy, beauty therapy, worldwide travel working on board cruise liners and beauty sales.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 01 June 2016

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