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Beauty Therapy (NVQ) Level 2 Diploma at South Cheshire College

Course description

This is an ideal course if you want to become a Beauty Therapist. On the course you will learn about make-up techniques, facial massage and skin care, waxing services, lash and brow enhancing techniques, manicure and pedicure, health and safety, effective communication and consultation, anatomy and physiology, promotion of additional produces and services and GCSE Maths & English (where applicable). In addition you will study Level 2 award in Employment Awareness and GCSE Maths or English where required Enrichment such as spray tanning, intimate waxing, HD Brows and much more (please note for some of these activities you will be required to attend on days outside of your normal timetable).

Course content

This is an ideal course for students wishing to become a beauty therapist. On the course you will learn about make-up techniques, facial massage and skin care, hair removal, lash and brow enhancing techniques, manicure and pedicure, health and safety, effective communication and consultation, anatomy and physiology, basic business administration and key skills (where applicable)* Health and Safety - Promote additional services and products - Develop and maintain your effectiveness at work - Provide facial skincare treatment - Enhance the appearance of eyebrows and lashes - Carry out waxing services - Provide Manicure and Pedicure - Provide a make-up service *Changes in standards to beauty courses for 2011 may affect details of the course content.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at Grade D including English Language and Maths, plus Grade CC in Core and Additional Science.

Future opportunities

Progression onto NVQ Level 3 Beauty Therapy Spa, Level 3 Make-Up Artistry or Apprenticeships in Beauty Therapy or Hairdressing.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 16 August 2016

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    • South Cheshire College is situated in Dane Bank Avenue, Crewe and is ideally positioned for easy access. It is on major bus routes and is less than a 15 minute walk from the mainline railway station in Crewe. Junctions 16 and 17 of the M6 motorway are both only a 15 minute drive away and Manchester International airport is just 45 minutes away by rail or road.