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Level 2 City & Guilds NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy at Telford College Of Arts And Technology - TCAT

Course description

This is a 1 year course which will prepare you for entering the
Beauty Therapy industry. The qualification includes a wide range of
beauty treatments including; waxing, facials, manicure, pedicure,
eye treatments, and make-up application. In addition to the practical
elements all students will be required to learn the related anatomy
& physiology and knowledge and understanding in health & safety,
personal development and promoting services & products. You
will be expected to submit written assignments, complete on-line
exams, perform practical treatments on the general public and
answer oral questions which are all required for full completion of
this qualification. Full Time Study Programmes are built around a
collection of key elements which all students benefit from,
these include:
 
• Main Qualification in the subject of your choice
• English & mathematics qualifications for all students who have not
yet achieved A*- C grade in either subject
• Work Experience or External Work Placement which is planned
with you at the start of your course and links to your career goals
and ambitions
• Weekly Tutorial with your personal tutor
• A wide range of Enrichment Activities to support your broader
skills, such as team work or communication

Course content

This is a 1 year course which will prepare you for entering the
Beauty Therapy industry. The qualification includes a wide range of
beauty treatments including; waxing, facials, manicure, pedicure,
eye treatments, and make-up application. In addition to the practical
elements all students will be required to learn the related anatomy
& physiology and knowledge and understanding in health & safety,
personal development and promoting services & products. You
will be expected to submit written assignments, complete on-line
exams, perform practical treatments on the general public and
answer oral questions which are all required for full completion of
this qualification. Full Time Study Programmes are built around a
collection of key elements which all students benefit from,
these include:
 
• Main Qualification in the subject of your choice
• English & mathematics qualifications for all students who have not
yet achieved A*- C grade in either subject
• Work Experience or External Work Placement which is planned
with you at the start of your course and links to your career goals
and ambitions
• Weekly Tutorial with your personal tutor
• A wide range of Enrichment Activities to support your broader
skills, such as team work or communication

Entry requirements

4 GCSE @ D including English or Maths (or full Level 1 @ M or D including L1 F/S)

Assessment

A portfolio of evidence is required including practical observations,
oral questioning, written assignments and online examinations

Future opportunities

Beauty Salons, Cruise Liners, Country Clubs, Spas, Mobile/Self
Employment, Skin Care Representative and Makeup Artist

Further information

Students will be required to purchase a uniform and kit. Additional
costs for trips and visits. Training is offered in 3 luxuriously equipped
salons, which sets the scene for all students’ future industrial
experience.
All students will be encouraged to participate in extracurricular
activities (trips and workshops) these will be at an extra cost.
 
Further Study
You may wish to study for a further year to gain the NVQ Diploma
Level 3 in Beauty Therapy or Level 3 Technical qualification in
Beauty Therapy.

 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Telford College Of Arts And Technology - TCAT directly.

Last updated date: 06 December 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September

Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • Learner Services
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01952642237
    • Email address:
    • studserv@tcat.ac.uk

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