Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Studies
Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Studies
Duration: 14 weeks for fast track mode OR up to 2 years for flexible mode
Average Class Size: 4
Short Description: The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Studies is a job ready qualification based on National Occupational Standards for Beauty Services.
AVAILABLE AS A 14 WEEK FAST TRACK OR A FLEXIBLE STUDY MODE
ENROL NOW FOR THE NEXT 2024 COURSE
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JANUARY FAST TRACK IS NOW FULL
At UK Beauty School, we offer the VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Studies course in a structure that suits you. The 14 week fast track saves you a lot of time compared to the Further Education College route. You will attend on 1 day a week for the 14 weeks to complete your practical training, online exams and assessments. We understand that this mode of study is not for everyone so we also offer this same qualification in a flexible study mode. This mode allows you to attend on the days that suit you and complete the qualification at your own pace
The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Studies contains the following units:
Provide facial skincare
In this unit you will learn about maintaining and improving facial skin condition using exfoliation, skin warming, comedone extraction, facial massage, mask treatments and facial moisturising products. You will need to maintain effective health, safety and hygiene procedures throughout your work.
Provide eyelash and brow treatments
This unit is about providing eyelash and brow treatments. It covers the use of a variety of consultation techniques to establish the treatment outcomes required. You will be able to provide eyebrow shaping, and eyebrow and eyelash tinting treatments for clients with different colouring characteristics
Provide eyelash perming
This unit is about preparing for and providing eyelash perming treatments to create a curled lash effect.
Remove hair using waxing techniques
This unit is about removing hair using waxing techniques. The areas to be treated include the eyebrows, face, legs, underarm, and bikini line. You will need to be able to consult with the client, and prepare and plan the treatment. You will also need to provide aftercare advice, including the avoidance of certain activities and the use of home care products.
Provide manicure treatments
This unit is about providing manicure services to clients. You will learn about consulting with the client, recognising any contra-indications, preparing for the service and producing a treatment plan. You will also learn about filing and buffing the nails, using skin and cuticle treatments, massaging the hand and lower arm and using a suitable nail finish.
Provide pedicure treatments
This unit is about providing pedicure services to clients. It covers consulting with the client, recognising any contra‑indications, preparing for the service and producing a service plan. It also covers filing the nails, applying skin and cuticle treatments, cleaning and drying the feet, removing excess hard skin, massaging the foot and lower leg, and providing a suitable nail finish.
Apply skin tanning techniques
This unit is about the application of a variety of self tanning products to specific areas of the body, including the face, neck and shoulders, lower arms and hands, lower legs and feet. To carry out this unit you will need to maintain effective health, safety and hygiene procedures throughout your work.
Follow health and safety practice in the salon
The aim of this unit is to increase your understanding of health and safety and its importance in the salon in which you work. You will develop the ability to carry out a simple risk analysis, recognise a hazard, responsibly deal with the hazards you have found and follow safe and hygienic working practices.
Client care and communication in beauty-related industries
This unit is about client care and communication in beauty‑related industries. You will develop your communication skills to deal with consultations, complaints, client comfort and all forms of client care. You will develop a client‑centred approach to all your treatments.
Display stock to promote sales in a salon
In this unit you will learn how to create an eye‑catching display using promotional materials, equipment and stock from your salon. Through careful planning, preparation and maintenance of your display, you will learn how to promote your salon and increase sales of services and retail products. You must follow safe working practices during the assembly and dismantling stages of the display.
Mode of Study
At UK Beauty Schools, we run this qualification in a fast track form and flexible form. These 2 different structures allow you to select the most appropriate for your so that you can fit your studies around your current commitments.
For the fast track course, you will attend the school for 1 day a week for 14 weeks where you will complete all your practical training, live assessments and exams. Home study (practice diary, case studies and assessments) are to be completed throughout the week, around your school attendance
For the flexible course, you will attend the practical day for 1 unit, complete the home study elements (practice diary, case studies and assessments) and then return to the school for your live assessments and exams. Once the unit is complete, you will go through the same process for the rest of the units until the qualification is complete. You will get up to 2 years to complete the qualification with this route, however, it can be completed in as little as 6 months. Failure to complete the qualification within 2 years could result in additional assessments fees.
By signing up for the qualification, you are making a commitment to completing all requirements for the course (including case studies and assignments) so please ensure that you chose the most appropriate route for you.
Registration remains active for 2 years. If registration lapses you will be required to pay any fees for re registering.
If you need assessment or exam days to be rescheduled there will be a fee of £40.
Before your practical day at the school, we'll provide you access to our online training area. Here you'll have access to all the teaching material required for your chosen course(s).
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