City & Guilds Level 2 Beauty Therapy

City & Guilds Level 2 Beauty Therapy

COURSE CONTENT

Core units include:
• Working in beauty related industries
• Follow health & safety in the salon
• Client care and communication in beauty related industries
• Promote products and services to clients in a salon
• Provide facial skin care
• Remove hair using waxing techniques
• Provide manicure treatments
• Provide pedicure treatments
• Provide make-up
• Provide eyebrow and eyelash treatments
• Create an image based on a theme within the hair & beauty sector
• Salon reception

Optional units may include:
• Make-up competition

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

• A minimum of 3 National 4 Awards or 3 Standard Grades at Grade 4 or above (English preferred) or
• Successful completion of SVQ Level 1 Beauty Therapy or NPA equivalent
• Must be 16 years old before 1 October
• It is essential to have excellent communication skills and to be able to work effectively with members of the general public and practise their skills within the peer group
• Satisfactory reference
• Successful performance at interview

NEXT STEP COURSE OPTIONS

City & Guilds Level 3 Beauty Therapy, HND Beauty Therapy

JOB OPTIONS

Employment in a variety of areas in the expanding beauty industry eg nail technician, salon receptionist and skin care consultant.