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Beauty Therapy Technical Certificate level 2

Retail and Commercial Enterprise

Retail and Commercial Enterprise
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What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title Beauty Therapy Technical Certificate level 2
Code C6841
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


Beauty Therapy is a caring and rewarding industry but also requires hard work and dedication. This course is very intense, both practically and theoretically which requires total commitment and self-study at home in order to be successful. This is a full-time course, 3-4 days per week usually 9am-5pm. Full attendance is required to gain this qualification. You will also be required to complete work experience within this field.


Level 2 Technical Certificate in Beauty Therapy consists of the following units: Anatomy and physiology, principles and practice for Beauty Therapists, hair removal (waxing), facial and skin analysis, manicure, pedicure, gel polish, lash and brow treatments (tinting and shaping), make-up and an introduction to spa therapy. These units will be theory and practical based which will consist of an externally set theory exam (2.5 hrs), practical exam (6-7 hrs) and an internally set exam (3 hrs)

How will it be delivered?

Assessments for this course will include one written exam, one practical exam, one optional unit assignment, and work experience. All of the above will need to be passed in order to achieve this qualification. There will be a practice exam and practical exams throughout the course.

Entry requirements

A GCSE grade 3 or above is required in English and maths; a 90% attendance rate and a positive reference from your last place of work or study is required and excellent communication skills. We welcome applicants who do not match the standard entry requirements but can demonstrate relevant work experience.

Your next steps...

Successful completion of this qualification at Merit or Distinction will allow progression onto City and Guilds level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Beauty and Spa Therapy (subject to the specific entry requirements). There is also the opportunity to gain employment with your level 2 qualifications at salons, Health spas, skin clinics, cruise ships, product retail companies, and department stores.



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