NVQ Beauty Therapy Level 2

NVQ Level 2 Beauty Therapy

Course Overview

The VTCT Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy General (QCF) 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 beauty therapist.

Practical units cover :

  • Facial and skin care
  • Eyelash and brow treatments
  • Waxing
  • Manicure
  • Pedicure

Plus additional units:

  • Make up
  • Threading

Theory units cover:

  • Health and Safety
  • Promote additional services or products to clients
  • Develop and maintain effectiveness at work

Duration: 11 days and home study over approx 11 or 24 weeks OR the course can be attended by studying each element separately any period of time

Pre-requisites: None required

Cost: £1500.00 plus £20 for log books

Career Path: Further education, mobile therapist, salon, room at home

Included in the course :

  • Course training manual
  • A relaxed, informal and professional atmosphere in which to learn
  • Fully qualified and experienced lecturers
  • Support and guidance during and on completion of the course
  • Liquid refreshment
  • VTCT qualification

Additional costs: (kit costs approximately )

  • Manicure/pedicure £85 *
  • Waxing £60
  • Tinting £28 *
  • Make up £100 ( available from Charles Fox)
  • Facial £120 (optional)
  • Thread £4 *

* Kits available through WSBHT

* We do also recommend a beauty couch for your practice at home


Once you have successfully completed the course, you will receive

The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy

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