What you'll Learn

This qualification has been specifically designed to develop the knowledge and skills to prepare you for employment as a Beauty Therapist. The programme covers a wide range of skills including:

• Provide waxing treatments
• Provide hand and nail treatments
• Provide foot treatments
• Provide eyelash and eyebrow treatments
• Provide make-up application
• Provide basic massage treatments
• Provide facial treatments

You want to gain the skills to work effectively as a beautician specialising in; waxing treatments, hand and nail treatments, foot treatments, facial treatments, eyelash and eyebrow treatments, make-up application and basic massage treatments. The structure of this qualification provides learners with the flexibility to develop their knowledge, understanding and skills depending upon their designated career pathway.

You will learn in our training centre within a realistic working environment, by the end of your qualification you’ll be demonstrating your skills on paying clients. For each unit your assessor observes and asks questions as you perform tasks to assess your practical skills. Your understanding of theory will be tested by the completion of online tests.Professional Equipment: All products and equipment which are needed are provided in the working salons.

On completion of this qualification, you can progress onto a Level 3 qualification in either Beauty, L2 Hairdressing, L2 Nail Technology, L3 Reflexology or L3 Makeup. You could move into employment as a beautician in a range of settings, including a commercial salon, independent/self-employed mobile or home based setting, or beauty retail concessions. If you are looking for a rewarding and diverse career that can bring you not only creativity, glamour and excitement, but the real rewards of hard work and dedication, then this is the industry for you.

Duration is an academic year starting in September & December – Two days per week, term time only  9am – 4pm

Attendance for 16-18 age group is Monday & Wednesday | 19+ age group ( 1 day per week) Tuesday  or  Thursday.


Cost = £3345.00

Funding is available depending on your circumstances. FREE if you are either:

  • Aged 16-18
  • Aged 19+ Employed and earn less than £16,009.50
  • Aged 19+ Unemployed and in receipt of benefits

This qualification can be completed via an Apprenticeship.