To start on this course you need:
At least 3 GCSEs at grade D/3 or above, including English and maths
a relevant Level 1 qualification with at least 80% Merit profile, including Level 1 English and Maths
(If you do not have the above qualifications, you may be able to start by doing a year on the Level 1 Introduction to Hair & Beauty before moving on to this Level 2 course.)
If English is not your first language, please click here for IELTS requirements.
You will cover:
- Health & safety
- Waxing (hair removal)
- Manicure & pedicure
- Eye treatments & make up
- Development at work
- Promotion of additional products & services
You will also be required to carry out a number of case studies in your own time. It is suggested that students have a work placement one day a week in a salon. Much of the learning process will be student centred and will require commitment, dedication and the ability to conduct independent research.
English and Maths are part of the core programme of study. Students who have not achieved grade A*-C/9-4 in English and Maths will be required to study the appropriate level as part of their main qualification. More information
What Past Students Say
Robyn Seawright ‘ I have enjoyed this course as I have learnt the skills and techniques needed for work in the industry
Sam“Northbrook College has given me confidence and I have been able to gain a great qualification helping me secure a great job.”
Loren“I am very pleased with my choice of college. Staff are great and the beauty facilities are up to date and modern.”
After 1 year at Level 2 you can achieve a Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy. This means that you can apply for Level 3 of this course. Alternatively, you could seek employment.