Course Type / Attendance

Full Time, Skills & Qualifications

Subject Area

Hair and Beauty

Start Date

Call 0191 511 6000

Course Length

1 year


City Campus





Course Level



City Spa & Salon

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Home / Course / Beauty Therapy NVQ Diploma Level 2

Who is this course for?

This course if for people who want to start a career in the beauty therapy industry.

What do you need to apply for the course?

You will be required to take a skills assessment at the start of the course.

What are the key things you'll learn?

This course covers the various aspects of beauty therapy including:

  • Facial skin care treatment
  • Enhancing the appearance of eyebrows and lashes
  • Waxing services
  • Manicure and pedicure services
  • Make up services
  • Reception duties
  • Promoting products and services
  • Health and Safety

How you will learn

You will learn through a variety of teaching methods including practical work working on students/clients/members of the general public and theory work in our modern training facilities.


Where could this course take you?

After successfully completing the course you could apply your skills to find work in the beauty industry or progress on to a Level 3 Beauty Therapy course, within the general route or Spa.

What costs will you incur?

Depending on your circumstances you may need to pay for the following:

  • Registration fee
  • Textbooks
  • Workwear
  • Kit
  • Stationery
  • Locker key
  • Personal expenses during educational visits
  • Certification Fee

If you have not yet achieved a full level 2 (i.e. 5 GCSE’s at C) this course may be free.

*May be applicable. Contact Welfare for more information on 0191 511 6000