Course overview

Beauty Therapy Level 2 Certificate for adults City of Bristol College

A twenty week, part-time beauty therapy course for adults aged 19+.

You will be taught for a day and a half each week, during term time which may include an evening

The course will prepare you to progress your career in beauty therapy. You will develop the professional knowledge and practical skills you need to work as a beauty therapist in a variety of settings.

Additional information

Who is this course for?

This course is for adults aged 19 and over who want to turn their personal interest and enthusiasm for beauty into a professional career as a beauty therapist.

You should enjoy working with people, in a team environment and individually, and understand the important of working professionally to achieve excellent standards of work and customer service.

What you'll learn

A career in beauty therapy can be varied, practical, creative and people focused, and there is high demand for professionally trained therapists in the UK and throughout the world.

On this course you will gain techniques and product knowledge in order to carry out a wide range of beauty treatments including:

  • manicure
  • pedicure
  • facials.

You will also gain theoretical knowledge so that you can work to professional standards in beauty therapy and related industries, including anatomy and physiology, health and safety, client care and communications.

Course entry requirements

To join this course you need: 

  • GCSE Grade 3 (D) or above in Maths and English

or

  • Functional Skills Level 1 or above in Maths and English

or

  • to take an initial assessment and achieve a result of Level 1 or above in Maths and English.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

You will learn in our excellent professional salons and treatment rooms, with the expert guidance and support of our highly experienced staff. You will have opportunities to work with real clients and paying customers.

The course is delivered over 10 hours  for 20 weeks which may include an evening.

You will be assessed continually throughout the course, through practical and theory assessments, assignments and online tests. There is no final exam.

Future career and study opportunities

When you complete the course, you could progress to a Level 3 course to extend your skills, knowledge and career prospects, for example in Beauty Therapy Techniques .

Alternatively, you could seek an apprenticeship to continue training while working, or you could go directly into employment in a range of settings, for example, in salons, make-up counters in high street shops, eyebrow bars.

Additional costs

You will need to buy the College uniform which costs £40 and the beauty therapy kit which costs approximately £56.00.

If you are on a limited income, you may be eligible to receive help with these costs from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

To keep everyone safe, we’ve reduced the number of people in our buildings at one time. Most of our courses include sessions taught at the college supported by online learning. 

Fees and applications

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Beauty Therapy Level 2 Certificate for adults SBSA
Bristol
Course Code
LMP1851B01-2
Dates
18/01/2021 - 05/07/2021
Duration
1 years
Days
Mon & Fri
Hours per week
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Start Time
09:15
Location
SBSA
Fee
This course costs £659. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LMP1851B01-2 18/01/2021 - 05/07/2021 1 years Mon & Fri Enquire 09:15 SBSA
This course costs £659. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Enquire Apply

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