Beauty Therapy Level 2 Diploma

Our Level 2 Beauty Therapy Diploma can be seen as an introduction to beauty, and would therefore suit those wishing to enter the lucrative beauty industry. The qualification teaches a range of key beauty therapy skills, such as providing manicures and pedicures, facial skincare treatments, waxing, and make-up services.

All students will be based within Academy38 (our professional high street salon) where Hair or Beauty students learn their trade, creating a portfolio of work completed on real-life clients who visit. Services that the Academy38 salon provides include: Haircuts, hair colours, manicures, make-up application and other beauty services.

Our courses are delivered in our onsite state-of-the-art beauty salon which is stocked with the latest products and equipment. The salon is open to the public throughout the day and on Wednesday evenings which allows students to bring their skills to life.

Topics covered:

  • facial skin care treatments
  • manicures and pedicure
  • eyebrow and eyelash treatments
  • waxing services
  • make-up services(optional)

Units taught:

  • the risks of health and safety
  • promotional skills
  • client care and communication
  • salon reception duties
  • client care and communication

Additional skills: This course not only provides you with knowledge and practical skills, but it also equips you with the skills employers are looking for. We are unique in that we also have a strong focus on confidence and people skills.

Attendance: Full time

Start date: September 2017

Course lecturers: All of our lecturers have extensive experience in the industry and will provide you with the knowledge and practical ability required to work within the beauty industry. In addition, they will help you to develop your confidence, employability and people skills.

Our facilities: You will bring your skills to life in our fully equipped salon. Our facilities are top-of-the-range and are a true reflection of a real working salon. We have a dedicated ‘Study Zone’ equipped with laptops, printers and textbooks that can be used to complete your assignments. Also, you will receive endless support from your lecturers, should you require assistance.

Kit required: A beauty kit and the uniform – one tunic and one pair of trousers.

This qualification provides a gateway to the beauty industry, with an opportunity to continue to Level 3 or seek employment at the end of the year. Job roles that can be secured upon completion include junior therapist and beauty therapist.
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Beauty Therapy Level 2 – manicures


 Meet your lecturer

Jessica Keoghan, Beauty Therapy Level 2 lecturer