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Beauty Therapy Level 2 at Brimsham Green School

Course description

This qualification has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills by covering the following mandatory units;
facial skincare, waxing, eyelash and eyebrow treatments, manicure, pedicure, client care and health and safety.
This will further enhance your practical skills you will have the opportunity to cover makeup and either salon reception or display retail stock units.
Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety practice in the Beauty industry and you will develop an in-depth knowledge and understanding of each unit.
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.

Course content

Year 1 –
  • Follow Health and Safety practice in the salon
  • Client care and communication in beauty related industries
  • Provide facial skincare
  • Remove hair using waxing techniques
  • Provide eyelash and brow treatments
  • Provide manicure treatments
  • Provide pedicure treatments


Please note this course does not contain applying make up

Future opportunities

This will be a one year course which will have pathways leading to alternative qualifications.
When you have successfully completed this qualification you will have the opportunity to progress to the following VTCT qualifications:
  • VTCT Level 2 Hairdressing
  • VTCT Level 2 Nail Technology  

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Brimsham Green School directly.

Last updated date: 13 September 2016

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    • Welcome to Cotswold Edge, a collaboration of the three sixth forms of Brimsham Green School, Chipping Sodbury School and Yate International Academy. This new post 16 collaboration will broaden the curriculum offer and excellence in teaching and learning for the young people of the area.

      Through this partnership we are able to offer a wide range of academic and vocational qualifications, enabling students to select the courses which meet their needs and interests.

      We aim to provide a safe, secure and most importantly, stimulating environment in which to study.  We offer enthusiastic, dedicated teaching through staff who are equipped to provide you, the student, with excellent tuition in your chosen subject.

      Our sixth form collaboration ensures a personalised programme of support so that all young people can achieve their very best, in an environment where aspirations are high, levels of care, support and guidance are second to none and where excellence thrives.