ST Mary's College

Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy

This qualification is based on the national occupational standards for beauty therapy and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a beauty therapist. Learners must achieve all mandatory units which include:


- Health safety and hygiene
- Consultation techniques and client care
- Manicure treatments
- Pedicure treatments
- Waxing services
- Facial treatments
- Skin type analysis
- Eyebrow shaping services
- Eyelash and eyebrow tinting services
- Make-up applications
- Anatomy and physiology for beauty therapists

Throughout this qualification, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology and health and safety. They will also develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to consult with clients whilst providing a range of beauty treatments including facial treatments, skin analysis, manicure, pedicure, waxing, eyelash/eyebrow treatments and make-up applications. In parallel, learners will develop their communication and customer service skills, their awareness of environmental sustainability and their commercial skills, all of which are valued highly by employers. Problem solving, team working and research skills will also be developed.

Assignment - Yes                    Exam - Yes                    Practical - Yes                    Kit Required - Yes* 

*A kit list will be sent to you.  You can choose either to purchase the items yourself or centre can provide a complete kit for you, the cost of which will be added to the cost of your course.

 

The minimum TQT required to achieve this qualification is 451.

Health, safety and hygiene: 30 GLH


Consultation techniques and client care: 30 GLH


Manicure Treatments: 40 GLH


Pedicure Treatments: 40 GLH


Waxing Services: 50 GLH


Facial Services: 50 GLH


Skin Type Analysis: 10 GLH


Eyebrow Shaping Services: 20 GLH


Eyelash & Eyebrow Tinting Services: 20 GLH


Make-up Applications: 40 GLH


Anatomy and physiology for beauty therapists: 45 GLH