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Facial Massage and SkincareLevel 2 Award

Learn how to provide facial treatments to clients, working on the required areas of the face, neck and décolleté.

Course details


On completion of this course you will know the salon requirements for facial treatments and understand the effects and indications for facial treatments. You will also know how to follow Health & Safety requirements in the salon and be able to communicate with clients and to provide client care.

What's covered?

  • Prepare yourself, the client and work area for facial skin care treatment
  • Use suitable consultation techniques to identify treatment objectives
  • Carry out a skin analysis
  • Provide clear recommendations to the client
  • Select products, tools and equipment to suit client treatment needs, skin types and conditions
  • Communicate and behave in a professional manner
  • Follow health and safety working practices
  • Position yourself and the client correctly throughout the treatment
  • Use products, tools, equipment and techniques to suit client treatment needs, skin types and conditions
  • Complete the treatment to the satisfaction of the client
  • Record the results of the treatment
  • Provide suitable aftercare advice
  • Follow health and safety practice in the salon
  • Client care and communication in beauty related industries

How will my work be assessed?

  • Three external question papers
  • Projects
  • Assignments
  • Case studies
  • Reflective accounts
  • Oral/written questioning
  • Other forms of evidence
  • A minimum of three observations

What can I do after this?

You can gain further accreditation by attending additional units of the beauty academy training programme. There are also full time beauty-related courses, please visit the College website for further details.

A desire to gain the skills and knowledge necessary to provide facial treatments.


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Wednesday, 09 October 2019

Thursday, 14 November 2019

Tuesday, 17 March 2020

Our Southend Campus is located next to Southend Central train station and offers A-level courses and an impressive range of vocational subjects in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.


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Start date: to be confirmed. Venue details: please note this course will be held at our Queens Road venue in Southend.

  • Venue Southend Campus
  • Attendance Part time day
  • Duration 8 days
  • Provision Adults
  • Cost £650.00
  • Cost details Funding may be available for eligible applicants.
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