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Level 2 Certificate in Beauty Therapy at Cromwell Community College

Course description

The VTCT level 2 diploma in beauty therapy is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills and understanding in make-up, pedicure, manicure, skincare, waxing, facial treatments, skin analysis and the anatomy and physiology relating to these treatments.

Underpinning this qualification, you will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety practice in a salon environment and consultation techniques and client care. The purpose of this qualification is develop your skills in beauty therapy to high level of occupational ability. You will work on real clients in our modern salon.

 

Course content

Externally set and internally marked graded practical assessment (50% of qualification grade)

Externally set and marked examination (30% of qualification grade)

Externally set and internally marked graded synoptic assessment (20% of qualification grade)

 

Leaners must achieve a Pass (or higher) grade in:

  • All mandatory units

  • The external examination

  • The graded synoptic assessment

Qualification structure: Mandatory Unit titles:

Health, safety and hygiene

Consultation techniques and client care

Manicure treatments

Pedicure treatments

Waxing service

Facial treatments

Skin type analysis

Eyebrow shaping services

Eyelash and eyebrow tinting services

Make-up application

Anatomy and physiology for beauty therapists

Financial information

You will need to purchase a Beauty Kit and a tunic.

Future opportunities

The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in beauty therapy to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services.

Further information

Please contact Mrs Morton at Cromwell Community College, or visit:

www.vtct.org.uk

 

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 13 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course code: AB20178/500/9607/2

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