Beauty Therapy Intermediate Level 2

Apprenticeships are very popular programmes designed by employers that provide paid work-experience, training and qualifications to people aged 16 and above.

An Apprenticeship framework comprises:

  • A work-based qualification (QCF), assessed in the workplace, demonstrating competence and practical skills linked to the job
  • A technical certificate, achieved at College, showing the theoretical principles and knowledge relevant to the job and other qualifications valued by employers such as:
    • Functional skills, which show competency in English, maths or I.C.T applied to the workplace
    • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
    • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS); they include creative thinking, independent enquiry, reflective learner, effective participator, self management and team working.

In the workplace, candidates complete a work-related qualification consisting of a combination of mandatory and optional units including:

  • Make sure your own actions 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 eyelashes
  • Carry out waxing services
  • Provide manicure services
  • Provide pedicure services
  • Provide make up services
  • Assist with spa operations

What are the entry requirements?

Applicants must be aged 16 or over. They must be employed in a business setting for a minimum of 30 hours a week (including work and College). Ideally applicants should have at least 4 GCSEs at grade C or above, including maths, English, ICT or science. All applicants will be individually interviewed and assessed.


What can I do if I complete this course?

After you have successfully completed this course and gained the relevant experience you could progress into a level 3 advanced apprenticeship in Beauty Therapy.


Duration

12 - 16 months.

Cost

Please contact the Business Development Team for further details:

  • Tel: 0151 353 4444
  • Email: enquiries-bdc@hughbaird.ac.uk

Some courses are fully or partially funded, depending upon individual circumstances.


Last modified on Friday, 19 September 2014 09:25