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Beauty Specialist Techniques VTCT Level 2 Diploma at Farnborough College of Technology

Course description

You will learn in our fully-equipped commercial hair and beauty salons at The Hair and Beauty Academy. The salons feature a wide range of industry-standard equipment and products allowing you to learn in a state-of-the-art, professional working environment.

The salons are open to the public and you will provide a range of hair, beauty and holistic treatments to paying clients, so you can enhance your customer service and communication skills while gaining practical, hands-on experience.

Students will be required to do work placement whilst on the course.

Course content

You will study the following:

  • Make-up application and make-up instruction
  • Lash and brow treatments,
  • Manicure and pedicure,
  • Facial skin care, waxing techniques
  • Anatomy & physiology
  • Health & safety
  • Salon reception duties and teamwork

Functional skills and work skills are also an integral part of this course.
Assessments in all units are undertaken in College, and are a mixture of theory and practical work. Students will be expected to do assignments/tasks, oral questions and written papers to support each area of learning. This will be proof that students have mastered a particular aspect of the trade. Practical skills will be developed along with individual/group work, research and case studies. A high level of attendance is essential in order to succeed.

Entry requirements

To gain entry onto the course a good standard of education, enthusiasm and commitment is required. Interviews will be held and students will be screened to check literacy and numeracy. In addition, if English is not the first language, applicants will be asked to do a Diagnostic Test; this will determine the appropriate course and level for each student.

Financial information

No tuition fees for under 19’s. Uniform, Course costs, Text books, Beauty kit £370 approx.

Future opportunities

Level 3 in Beauty Therapy or employment within the Beauty Therapy Industry.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Farnborough College of Technology directly.

Last updated date: 25 October 2016

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