Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy

Retail and Commercial Enterprise

Retail and Commercial Enterprise
Retail and Commercial Enterprise

What will you be working towards?

Code 6289/010
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


This Level 2 Diploma is seen as the first step towards a career as a professional beauty therapist. On this course you will develop beauty therapy skills in areas such as basic manicure, pedicure, make-up application, facial skin care, eye lash and brow treatemnts, waxing, salon reception and health and safety. You will also develop the right standard of English and maths for the workplace. You will have an opportunity to carry out services on paying clients, and develop excellent customer service and teamwork skills through reception duty. You will also get the chance to visit the professional beauty exhibition in London.

How will it be delivered?

Your knowledge and understanding in these units will be collected in a portfolio through a variety of methods such as projects, workbooks, and class notes concluding with a range of online unit papers which you wil need to pass to achieve the unit of work Practical skills will be assesed throughout the academic year from observations in lessons and when working on clients.

Entry requirements

You must achieve at least four GCSEs at D/3 or above in different subjects including English and/or maths, or an equivalent Level 1 vocational qualification.

Your next steps...

In order to carry out a wider range of professional treatments and increase your employment prospects it is advisable to progress to the Level 3 Beauty Therapy Diploma, Level 3 Complementary Therapy or Level 3 Diploma in Make-up Artistry