Beauty Therapy Level 2

Retail and Commercial Enterprise

Retail and Commercial Enterprise
Retail and Commercial Enterprise
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code 11572
Qualification Type NVQ and Relevant Components
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


This qualification will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as a beauty therapist.


This course has been developed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to work within the industry as a junior beauty therapist. During this course your skills and knowledge will be assessed through real working environments.

You will begin to gain the knowledge required to understand the business side of the beauty industry, including responsibilities to reduce risks within the workplace, client interaction and developing and maintaining personal and professional skills within the workplace.

You will learn all the required elements to successfully work as a beauty therapist through facial skincare, enhancement of eyebrows and eyelashes, waxing, manicure and pedicure services as well as promotion of additional products and service to clients.

You will have the advantage of learning in our purpose-built beauty salons stocked with all the essentials to create your desired looks. Our salons are open to the public so you will be working within a professional environment from the start of the course, so your personal appearance must reflect industry standards.

How will it be delivered?

You will be assessed through observations or practical ability, treatment plans, written assignments, external tests, online learning and completion of a portfolio of work.

Entry requirements

A minimum of GCSE English grade 3 and maths grade 2 or above. It is also expected that students complete their current course of study to the best of their ability and maintain a positive approach to continuing their studies.

Your next steps...

You could find employment in the beauty therapy sector, potentially as a junior beauty therapist.