Beauty Therapy

Diploma Hair & Beauty

Course Details

Subject Area
Hair & Beauty
Age Group

Wythenshawe Campus
(Full Time - 17 weeks)

Harpurhey Campus
(Full Time - 1 year)

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The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy is a substantial vocational qualification for learners seeking a career as a Junior Beauty Therapist. This qualification is designed to support you to gain employment as the units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for the role.

This is a vocational qualification and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a Junior Beauty Therapist including mandatory units covering the following: facial skincare, waxing, eyelash and eyebrow treatments, manicure, pedicure, client care and health and safety.

You will also have the opportunity to further develop your understanding and skills by selecting a number of optional specialist units which include: the application of tanning techniques, applying make-up and instruction on make-up application, reception duties and displaying stock to promote sales.

Entry onto this qualification can be via previous attainment of a
Level 1 qualification in beauty therapy and/or a successful skills test
and interview.
Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.

written assignments, online exams, practical observations

Upon successful completion of this qualification, learners can progress onto
Level 3 Beauty Therapy Treatments
Level 3 Nail Technology
Level 3 Hair and Media make-up

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If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.
- learners will be required to purchase a kit and uniform at a
combined cost of £200

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Hair & Beauty

When there is always a demand to look good and feel great, you'll find rewarding careers for hairdressers and beauty therapies all across Greater Manchester and the North West.

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