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Hayes Campus: Course Starting Wed 01 September 2021

Starts: 01/09/2021

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Hayes Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00

Entry Requirements

Minimum Grade 4 in GCSE English and one other, preferably in maths or science.

Who is the course for

This City & Guilds Level 2 Technical Certificate in Beauty Therapy aims to provide you with a range of essential technical and practical skills and knowledge, which will equip you to seek employment or further training within the beauty Industry.

Course Content

This qualification covers all the core skills you will need to progress to further learning and training, or to enter the world of work within the beauty therapy industries.

You will study the following mandatory content:

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Principles of practice for Beauty Therapists
  • Hair removal treatments
  • Facial and skin analysis
  • Manicure treatments
  • Pedicure treatments
  • Light cured gel polish
  • Lash and Brow treatments
  • Apply make-up services
  • Spray tanning treatments

Study Methods

Practical salon sessions, Anatomy & Physiology / Theory lessons Lectures given by industry experts Employers input into projects and exercises. Industry experts will act as ‘expert witnesses’ to contribute to the assessment of your work. Regular testing of underpinning knowledge via written tests, Google forms, Socrative and kahoot quizzes.

How is the course assessed

To gain this qualification, candidates must successfully achieve the following assessments:

  • One externally set, externally moderated assignment/practical exam
  • One externally set, externally marked theory exam, sat under examination conditions
  • Optional unit assessments as required

This qualification is graded Pass/Merit/Distinction/Distinction*

Where next - Further Studies

  • C&G Level 3 VRQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy
  • C&G Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Beauty & Spa Therapy
  • C&G Level 3 VRQ Diploma in Theatrical, Special Effects Hair & Media Make-Up or an Advanced Apprenticeship in Beauty Therapy.

Where next - Job Opportunities

You will be able to work in a number of employment destinations such as; beauty salons, spas, hotels or health clubs, sports and leisure complexes.

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Hayes Campus: Course Starting Wed 01 September 2021

Starts: 01/09/2021

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Hayes Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00

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I am very happy in my beauty therapy course. The facilities for my course are excellent and of the highest quality. The products we use are the best brands available and there is no shortage of equipment. The teachers make learning fun and are very thorough in their work. The work experience options are fantastic and the extra training and qualifications are an added bonus. I would definitely recommend the College to anyone interested in a beauty course.

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I was impressed with the amazing facilities and industry experienced staff at Uxbridge College. I like the hands-on experience we gain at the salon while working with real clients. With professional-standard facilities on site and a caring environment with super supportive teachers, I would highly recommend Uxbridge College to anyone looking to join!