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Beauty Therapy Level 2 Apprenticeship at Lakes College West Cumbria

Course description

This course is for those who enjoy being creative and artistic, working with their hands, and have an interest in a career as a beautician. The Level 2 Diploma is suitable for you if you have a keen interest in the beauty industry and have good communication skills, the ability to work in a busy environment and work well with your hands. The course will provide you with the practical skills needed for a career as beautician through hands-on, interactive classes. You will also develop your theory knowledge through a range of assignments. Students will develop skills in modules such as; Make-Up Application, Skin Care Techniques, Manicure and Pedicure and Salon Reception Duties. As an Apprentice you will have the opportunity to work with real clients in a professional environment, learning the most up to date trends and techniques. Students are also involved in charity fundraisers throughout the year; including offering nail art for Children in Need and beauty packages for local young carers. Specialist industry professionals regularly come into college to talk to students about different careers and give advice to those wanting to follow a similar career path. Students have recently benefited from an interactive talk from a movie makeup and special effects specialist who has worked on films all over the world with actors, such as Brad Pitt. Applicants will need to have relevant employment within the industry. Our Business Account Managers can assist in helping you secure a position if you do not already have one. 

Entry requirements

Relevant GCSEs and interest in the occupational area

Financial information

Apprenticeships are government funded depending upon age and circumstance

Future opportunities

Once you have successfully completed the Level 2 Diploma you could progress onto the Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy or seek relevant employment.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Lakes College West Cumbria directly.

Last updated date: 26 April 2016
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