Beauty Therapy NVQ Level 2
Beauty Therapy NVQ Level 2 COURSE
If you are new to the beauty therapy industry with no previous experience and would like to gain a nationally recognised qualification in your own time – then Beauty Therapy NVQ Level 2 is the course for you.
The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy General (QCF) is a job ready qualification based on National Occupational Standards.
If you need to start practicing as a mobile therapist, please speak with your tutor and based on our class room assessments and grasp of techniques you can also receive our Academy certificate which will enable you to obtain public liability insurance as soon as you finish your initial study period. This can help you to do mobile beauty treatments on clients.
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What this course covers
This qualification will provide you with the requisite knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as a beauty therapist. Throughout this qualification you will ensure responsibility to reduce risks to health and safety, promote additional services or products to clients, develop and maintain your effectiveness at work, provide facial skincare treatment, enhance the appearance of eyebrows and lashes, carry out waxing services and provide pedicure and manicure services.
Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety practices in a salon environment and how to promote client care and communications in beauty related industries.
At Affable Therapy in Croydon, you can study Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy General which is a job ready qualification based on National Occupational Standards. After qualifying Beauty Therapy Level 2 NVQ from our massage and training institute in Croydon, you can get employed in any renowned beauty salons and centers.
You will complete your practical training with us. Tutors require you to home study theory content prior to start of new module and come to lesson with questions / content that requires further explanation. Lessons are practical focused any theory is incorporate in demonstration and practical work.
There is requirement of completing the remaining guided learning hours (refer to your qualification document most courses have guided learning hours of upto 350hrs) as part of home study for student to be proficient in practical and theory content post lesson each week. Due to the intensive nature of the course, student must commit to this otherwise they will struggle to progress in the course.
Please note that learners need to being in their kit, consumables, towels, and models to practice. Learners can do practice on each other too. Where possible we will try to get models for learners to practice on. However, practicing on live models is learners responsibility. They may be required to bring upto 5-6 models to complete their assessments.
Learners’ enrollments are valid for one year from the date they enroll. These can be extend at a nominal cost if needed. Normally minimum duration to finish the course work for an average student is 12 weeks.
Learners will do the theory exams at any point which they feel ready by booking the exams. This can be done by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Practical assessments can be booked on a Monday with the course tutor directly by sending an email to email@example.com
The mandatory course units are:
Ensure responsibility for actions to reduce risks to health and safety:
Develop and maintain effectiveness at work:
Provide facial skin care treatment:
Enhance the appearance of eyebrow and eyelashes:
Carry out waxing services:
Provide manicure service:
Provide pedicure service:
Optional course units are:
Provide make-up services:
Fulfill salon reception duties:
This is an approved qualification for working as an advanced beauty therapist specialising in a salon. It also provides a sound platform for further learning or training.
This qualification provides progression opportunities to the following VTCT qualifications:
Progression opportunities also exist in the form of specialist VTCT vocationally related qualifications at Levels 2 and 3.