Beauty Therapy Level 2

The world of Beauty Therapy is an exciting one, with close links to the Fashion and Hairdressing industry. It is varied and diverse, offering many opportunities to learn and develop skills in a range of different areas.

Course Level:
Level 2
1 Year
High Street
Awarding Body:
City & Guilds


If you have excellent interpersonal skills and eye for detail, then a career in the Beauty industry could be right for you. Career progression includes rewarding roles in Salons, Spas, Hotels and onboard Cruise Ships which can see you working at home or overseas.

Craven College’s Academy of Hair & Beauty has fully equipped modern, Commercial Salons using top professional equipment and products so that you develop industry standard Beauty Therapy skills. Tutors have a wealth of professional industry experience and regularly update their skills, ensuring you have the best tuition and guidance. You will also work with real clients in the Academy of Hair & Beauty to improve your skills.

Visits to events such as the Professional Beauty Trade Fair in Manchester will ensure you find out the latest trends in the industry. Opportunities to study on additional specialist training courses including Dermalogica, Ear Piercing & Spray Tan will allow you to get a step ahead of the rest.

Students have the opportunity to complete both the Certificate and the Diploma Level 2 within one year.


  • Advise & Consult with Clients
  • Provide Facial Skincare
  • Health & Safety
  • Provide Manicure Treatments
  • Provide Pedicure Treatments
  • Apply Make-up
  • Provide Eyelash & Eyebrow Treatments
  • Remove Hair Using Waxing Techniques
  • Create an Image
  • Promote Products & Services to Clients

Entry Requirements

  • Hair & Beauty Level 1 including English & Maths GCSEs 9-2 (A*- E) or previous experience



Your choices may include:

  • Beauty Therapist
  • Image Consultant
  • Massage Therapist
  • Salon Assistant


Your choices may include:

  • Beauty Therapy Level 3
  • Beauty Professional Apprenticeship


You are required to purchase a kit and wear a uniform for the practical aspects of your course.