Level 2

Beauty Specialist Techniques Level 2 Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Southend Campus, Thurrock Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
1 YEAR SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Southend Campus, Thurrock Campus

Overview

The Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques is the starting point for all aspiring beauty therapists. This course will enable you to achieve long-term success. It is important for our beauty therapists to have the strongest educational foundation and here at South Essex College, we will train you in our professional beauty salons using our professional product range and you will study industry-recognised units and qualifications. This will enable you to develop and practice the skills required for progression to level 3 and employment

Entry Requirements

  • A Level 1 qualification or GCSEs x 2 at grade 3/D in MATHS or ENGLISH

  • Successful attendance at interview event

  • Please be aware that you will be required to purchase salon wear, equipment kit, textbooks and consumables at enrolment

Course Structure

You will study areas including:

  • Health and safety in the salon
  • Reception duties
  • Client care and communication
  • Facial skin care
  • Eyelash and eyebrow treatments
  • Nail art
  • Create an image
  • Waxing
  • Manicure and pedicure
  • Skin tanning techniques
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Work experience
  • English and maths

Assessment & Feedback

  • Written assignments,
  • External multiple choice exams
  • Oral questions
  • Portfolio of evidence
  • Practical observation

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

What Next...

You may progress to one of the College’s Level 3 Beauty Therapy programmes, which will qualify you to be a beauty therapist.