Beauty Therapy - Apprenticeship - Level 2


Start:
Throughout the year
Duration:
1 year
Location:
Balliol Road Campus
Level:
2

Apprenticeship Details

This course is for those aged 16 and above who are wishing to undertake a career as a Beauty Therapist.

The ‘on the job training’ will enable you to develop the practical skills you need to perform some of the treatments on offer in salons, hotels and spas in the beauty industry. Whilst the ‘off the job training’ will develop the knowledge you will need to pass the online exams.

You will be required to meet with your assessor monthly to review your progress. You will also be required to keep a portfolio of evidence for the work you do.

Employment with a local salon or spa will be an essential feature of this apprenticeship. As part of this apprenticeship, you will also take part in the enrichment days to keep you up to date with current trends in the industry. 

  • Ensure responsibility for actions to reduce risks to health & safety
  • Promote additional services or products to clients
  • Develop and maintain your effectiveness at work
  • Provide facial skin care treatment
  • Enhance the appearance of eyebrows and lashes
  • Carry out waxing services
  • Provide manicure services
  • Provide pedicure services
  • Provide make up services
  • Provide reception services
  • Aged 16+
  • You must be employed within a relevant environment and demonstrate at least entry level skills in an initial Maths and English assessment.

You must have one of the following:

  • 4 GCSE's at grade 3 (old grading system D)
  • A relevant level 1 qualification
  • Evidence of the relevant knowledge, skills and behaviours required by the sector at Level 1

Please note: To gain access to this course you will need to go through a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. If you have criminal convictions or cautions, please do not be put off from applying for the course. Your acceptance on to the course will depend on the nature of any convictions and will be at the discretion of the College and your placement provider.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Below are the answers to some questions that we are often asked:

Most apprenticeships take between 12 - 18 months to complete.

Yes, you will be paid by your employer for the duration of your apprenticeship. You will be paid at least the government’s minimum wage rate for apprentices, £3.70. A lot of employers pay their apprentices a higher hourly wage than the minimum rate.

This is ultimately up to your employers, but more than 90% of apprentices stay in employment after their course ends.

We work with lots of employers to provide apprentice positions. Check out our live vacancies section above or call 0151 353 4444 to chat to our team.