Level 2

Beauty Therapy


1 year


Rush Green Campus


Sep 2023


Adult 19+


Beauty Therapy

Continue your education and develop more advanced treatment skills on this Level 2 course.

You'll learn a range of popular beauty treatments, including manicure, pedicure and facials.

You'll also learn about the anatomy and physiology of the human body.

Course units at Level 2 are:

  • Apply Great-Looking Make-Up
  • Follow Health & Safety Practice in the Salon
  • Eyelash & Brow Treatments
  • Facial Skincare
  • Remove Hair Using Waxing Techniques
  • Salon Reception Duties
  • Client Care & Communication in Beauty-Related Industries
  • Manicure Treatments
  • Pedicure Treatments
  • Skin-Tanning Techniques
  • Threading Services for Hair Removal

You'll need to do both written and practical assignments, as well as online exams.

Students will also build a portfolio of evidence throughout the course.

Time on campus will involve learning in our fully equipped beauty classrooms.

You'll be using industry-standard professional skin and nail-care products.

You'll need GCSE grades 4 (C) or above for Maths & English.

Or you'll need to have successfully completed a relevant Level 1 course.

The tutors on this course have loads of knowledge and experience from working in hair & beauty.

They've also got links within the industry so can help you get valuable work experience.

You'll get plenty of chance to work in both realistic - and real - situations!

As well as doing work experience placements, you'll be styling for paying clients in our Salon.

You can develop your skills further and prepare for employment on the Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy.

You could also look to specialise by taking other courses at Level 2 or 3.

Alternatively you can look for a job to develop the skills you've learnt.

Where it can lead to
Career progression

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.