Beauty Therapy NVQ

NVQ in Beauty Therapy (Level 2) in Cardiff and Berkshire

NVQ Level 2 Beauty Therapy General

Course Duration & Price:

39 week program, running 1 day per week.  You will also have the opportunity of work experience in our salon based in Miskin Manor Hotel.

You can complete around your current job as you have up to 2 years to obtain your qualification and because you will have achieved your diplomas you can gain insurance which means you can earn money whilst completing your NVQ portfolio. 

Suitable for:
This is an essential course for anyone looking to join this very popular industry. It is a substantial vocational qualification for learners seeking a career as an employed and/or self-employed beauty therapist.

The VTCT Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy General (QCF) is for learners seeking to work in and develop their skills in a commercial setting and can only be delivered by colleges that have or have access to a 'real' salon and not a realistic working environment.

£1,699  (includes all exams fees, registration, Habia approved text book and certification).

Course Outline:

If your ambition is to become a beauty therapist, whether that's self employed or in a spa, salon, hotel, etc. then this course is the perfect starting place for you! It is suitable for the absolute beginner and covers everything you need to begin offering a variety of treatments to paying clients, and to increase your employ-ability in high end companies.

This qualification includes all the required elements to work effectively as a beauty therapist including: facial skincare, enhancement of eyebrows and eyelashes, waxing services, manicure, pedicure, effectiveness at work, health and safety and promoting additional products and services to clients.

You will also develop a range of technical skills in massage, using a variety of different techniques. You will also develop interpersonal skills that will assist you to communicate effectively with clients. 

Course Content:

  • UB200B4 Provide facial skin care treatment 
  • UB200B5  Enhance the appearance of eyebrows & eyelashes 
  • UB200B6  Carry out waxing services 
  • UB200N2 Provide manicure services 
  • UB200N3 Provide pedicure services 
  • UB200B8 Provide make-up services
  • UG211G4  Fulfil salon reception duties
The course also includes units for home study.
  • UG211G8 Develop and maintain effectiveness at work 
  • UG21G18 Promote additional services or products to customers 
  • UG31G20 Ensure responsibility for actions to reduce risks to health and safety

Entry Requirement:

No previous experience is required to enrol on this course. However a good level of English is essential for your coursework.  Once enrolled on the course we will send you an essential manual within 72 hours, which will detail all the information you need and help you to prepare prior to the day of your course.

Why choose Beauty Therapy NVQ/VRQ Level 2 with ULearn?

We provide you with professional, established, and quality training, whilst still making sure the course is enjoyable for you.  The course is tailored to your needs, we will work with you to determine the best dates to fit around your current lifestyle.  You will also be able to gain valuable work experience in our salon, Mi:skin Beauty, based at Miskin Manor Hotel.

We use professional products including dermalogica, new cid cosmetics and Cuccio .  Payment plans allow you to spread the cost and earn whilst you are learning.  Even once you've finished your course, we are available to help you with any queries or concerns you have.

What happens after my training?
To enable you to get your NVQ Level 2, you need to be able to show that you have practised the new treatments you have learned. This is where your case study work comes in - and if you have insurance in place, you can be paid for this work. You will be provided with all the information you need to obtain this. You will be required to complete and record a specific number of case studies in each of the practical units.

You will also need to complete exams and assessments in each of the subjects. We are happy to discuss the course in further detail with you, just call us on 02921 111357.

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