This is a professional qualification for students wanting a career in the beauty therapy industry. You will be working towards the City & Guilds NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy – which could be your first step towards a role as a junior beauty therapist within a salon or a health spa.
You need to be highly motivated and demonstrate a keen interest in your chosen subject. Offers of a place on the course are dependent on your qualifications and practical aptitude. You will need:
You will have an interview and initial assessment. Parents and carers are welcome to attend the interview but not the initial assessment. A small portfolio of your work will be required at the interview or taster day. If you are successful, you will be allocated a place to study.
As part of the Level 2 apprenticeship, you may study a selection of the following:
You will be assessed by a range of methods including practical observation, written tests, assignments and preparing a portfolio of evidence. Maths and English will be assessed through a controlled assessment or final exam.
To be advised.
Our teaching staff will advise you on the wide range of progression opportunities available, including Level 4 qualifications. If you progress to further study, you will continue to develop your skills in maths and English.