VTCT NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy (ages 19+) (Full-Time)

Course Overview

The VTCT NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy is a Full-time Further Education course designed for students aged 19 and over who have aspirations to work as a beauty therapist. This is located in the Hairdressing and Applied Therapies (HAT) department.

It covers aspects of anatomy and physiology, skin, hair, hair growth, diseases and disorders, and salon health & safety. In addition, it includes day, evening and corrective makeup applications, eyebrow shaping, eyelash and brow tinting, warm waxing, manicures, pedicures, facial treatments and employability skills.

  • Entry Requirements

    Interview prior to enrolment. Learners must be aged 19 or over.

  • Career Prospects

    This qualification will enable you to work as fully insured professionals, either in a salon or as freelance practitioners. You continue your studies to NVQ Level 3 in Beauty Therapy and photographic, bridal and theatrical techniques of make-up application.

  • Assessment

    Assessment methods include observation of practical work, written assignments, oral questioning and written end of unit tests. Learners will have homework to complete, which includes compiling a portfolio of evidence, completing workbooks and practising skills.

  • Additional Costs

    Learners will be required to purchase a kit and uniform.

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Afan College

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