VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy General


**This course is not run from our main academy**

Funding Available based on the criteria below
* Are you aged 19 years old or above?
* Are you unemployed and receiving benefits?
* Not currently on any other government-funded courses?
* Live in the Worcestershire area?


Start Date 
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16 Days

16 days over 8 weeks 


2&3 New Meadow Road, Redditch B98 8YW


VTCT Beauty Therapy General with Athena Beauty Academy

About this course

The VTCT Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy General is a substantial vocational qualification for learners seeking a career as an employed and/or self-employed beauty therapist. This qualification is based on the beauty therapy National Occupational Standards (NOS) and is recognised by the UK’s leading professional bodies (The British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) and the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT)) as being fit for purpose for preparing learners for a career as a junior beauty therapist.

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.

Learners will further develop their understanding and skills base by selecting a number of optional specialist units which include: ear piercing, make-up services, spa operations, threading, skin camouflage, salon reception duties – the full list of optional units is presented in the learner Record of Assessment book (RoA) (specification). This qualification’s structure provides learners with the flexibility to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills depending upon their designated career pathway as a junior beauty therapist.

What could this qualification lead to?

Career opportunities as a junior beauty therapist exist in a variety of contexts, including:

– Commercial beauty salons
– Independent/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings
– Beauty retail concessions

How do I pay for this course?

The total cost of the course is £1,350 .

For more information regarding our payment options and terms and conditions  please visit our Payment Options and T&C’s.

You can pay by paypal credit (subject to status)

Self-funded fee is £1,350 for this course. We can offer you an instalment plan, so you can spread the cost of your course (All course fees must be cleared before the course start date). You also have the option to pay with Paypal. You can cover the cost of your course and have 4 months to pay it off, interest free! Or you can spread it over a longer period with interest.

(PLEASE BE AWARE We are NOT in any way affiliated with PayPal. If you choose to apply for PayPal Credit, you are willingly entering into an agreement between yourself and PayPal, only. We will NOT receive any commission, referral fees or any other such payments from PayPal for customers that choose PayPal Credit to finance their course. As with ALL credit finance options, it is important that you consider your own circumstances and look into all options before applying for PayPal Credit. You can access free impartial money advice from The Money Advice Service at moneyadviceservice.org.uk).

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