VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques (QCF)

The Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques (QCF) is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in; how to provide eyelash and brow treatments, removing hair using waxing techniques, applying make-up, manicure, pedicure and skincare.

To further enhance your practical skills you will have the opportunity to choose from the following practical units; the application of tanning techniques, instruction on make-up application, removing hair using alternatives to wax such as threading or sugaring, eyelash perming, ear piercing or the creative skill of nail art.

Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety practice in a salon environment, how to contribute to the effective running of a beauty business, how to carry out effective salon reception duties and how to display retail stock to promote sales in the salon. You will also develop a knowledge and understanding of the practical skills learned throughout this qualification.

The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in beauty therapy to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services.

Qualification Information
VTCT Product Code AB20086
Qualification Number 500/9039/2
Level 2
Units 12 – 19
Minimum Credits 54
Age Restriction 16+

Qualification Structure*

Mandatory – from this group you’ll need to cover a minimum of 9 units and earn a minimum of 40 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref. Unit Title Level Credits
UV20398 A/601/3987 Provide facial skincare 2 7
UV20418 J/601/3555 Remove hair using waxing techniques 2 6
UV20419 F/601/3554 Provide eyelash and brow treatments 2 4
UV20437 J/601/4222 Apply make-up 2 5
UV20453 A/601/4458 Client care and communication in beauty-related industries 2 2
UV20470 T/601/4569 Provide manicure treatments 2 5
UV20471 R/601/4448 Provide pedicure treatments 2 5
UV20483 R/600/8763 Follow health and safety practice in the salon 2 3
UV20489 A/600/8773 Salon reception duties 2 3

Optional – from this group you’ll need to cover a minimum of 3 units and earn a minimum of 14 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref. Unit Title Level Credits
UV20420 H/601/3563 Apply skin tanning techniques 2 4
UV20438 L/601/4223 Instruction on make-up application 2 5
UV20439 F/601/5482 Provide ear piercing 2 2
UV20442 D/601/5487 Provide threading services for hair removal 2 4
UV20446 A/601/4217 Remove hair using sugaring 2 4
UV20472 L/601/4450 Provide nail art 2 3
UV20473 H/601/5877 Provide eyelash perming 2 2
UV20490 J/600/8761 Display stock to promote sales in a salon 2 3
UV20499 J/600/8632 Create an image based on a theme within the hair and beauty sector 2 7
UV30449 A/601/5500 Contribute to the effective running of business 3 3

This course includes 20 evening, there will be homework assignments, assessments and exams.All registration fees and certification are also included. Certificate is issued directly by VTCT.

Course Cost Inclusive of the above > £1475.00

Course Cost with kit > £1759.00

Dates arranged to suit call or email 01162550142 / rainbowsangel@hotmail.co.uk

Payment Plans can be arranged full cost to be paid prior to certification.

Additional assessments required by a student will be charged at £60.00, these are only necessary in extreme circumstances.



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