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Level 2 in Beauty Therapy - General at MidKent College

Course description

Give your career prospects a full makeover and learn the skills required for a job in beauty therapy.You will learn how to perform a variety of treatments including facials, manicures, pedicures, waxing, make-up and more, and will also have the opportunity to practice on paying customers as part of your assessment.Additional topics will help you understand how the body works and how this affects the way treatments are carried out.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grade D or above including English or maths at grade 3 or above.

Future opportunities

Successful students may be able to progress to a level 3 course and eventually into full-time employment in salons, cruise ships, airlines, health spas and elsewhere.

Further information

> You will train and occasionally work in the College's state-of-the-art beauty salon Pure> Theory lessons will be taught through a combination of lectures, group discussions and independent research projects> As well as providing treatments to members of the public, you will also be assessed through practical observations, tests and a portfolio of evidence> This is a study programme which includes English, maths and work experience in addition to your main programme

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: 08 November 2017
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    • Set in the Oakwood Park complex, MidKent College's Maidstone Campus provides a pleasant learning environment for students. The site houses a range of quality workshops – including those for Bricklaying, Carpentry, Motor Vehicle and Welding – as well as a large learning resource centre, refectory and welcoming social zone.

      In 2012 major redevelopment work costing a total of £25 million started at the Maidstone Campus, with new state-of-the-art facilities expected to be open by December 2013.

      As part of the rebuild MidKent College has purchased the University for the Creative Arts' Maidstone campus, which is also based at Oakwood Park and now houses the majority of the College's higher education courses.