A range of 3/2 grades at GCSE and a genuine interest in the
Why Should You Take This Course?
You will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety practice in a salon environment, how to provide client care, and to communicate effectively with clients. 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. You will be expected to participate in relevant work experience.
The Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques is a qualification that will develop your practical skills in:
Units/Topics Covered: Follow Health and Safety Practice in the Salon Client Care and Communication in Beauty-related Industries Provide Facial Skin Care
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed through a portfolio of practical work, exams, and assignments.
Are there any special expenses?
You will be required to have beauty-specific equipment and uniform, which can be purchased through
Please be aware that there may be additional costs for equipment and educational visits.
What could I do next?
Progression to Level 3 Diploma courses in Beauty Therapy, Spa, Nail Services or Media Make-Up or into employment.
If you wish to apply for 2023-24 academic year, please complete the online application form.