City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Certificate in Beauty Therapy (450)
Three GCSEs at grade 4 or above including maths and English plus, a science GCSE at grade 3 or above.
You must demonstrate a keen interest in the industry and will be invited to attend an interview and obtain a positive school reference.
Future Study and Careers
Level 3 Beauty Therapy Techniques and level 3 Theatrical and Media Makeup.
With this qualification you can apply for jobs in the beauty industry, such as salons health farms and spas.
This intermediate course is for you if you have an interest and / or passion for the beauty industry and want to explore potential careers.
Your course will be a mix of salon, classroom and workshop sessions that explore practical skills, working with employers and the local community and work experience.
Course content includes facials, waxing, manicure and pedicure, gel polish, cosmetic makeup and eye treatments, lash lifts, anatomy and physiology, spray tanning and, principles of practices for beauty therapists
You will hone relevant workplace skills such as client care, wider communication and commercial skills and problem-solving.
This is an exam-based qualification with theory and practical examinations.
If you are 16-18 you will also complete maths and English qualifications to grade 4 if you haven’t got them, as they are essential in this industry.
Please note: There will be an additional cost for uniform and kit at approx £550. The course tutor will be able to provide you with further advice and guidance about this.