2020 Programme - Beauty FL2
Retail and Commercial Enterprise
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What will you be working towards?
This Level 2 Technical Certificate in Beauty Therapy aims to provide you with a range of essential technical and practical skills and knowledge, which will equip you to seek employment or further training within the beauty Industry. As part of your continued training, you will spend a minimum of 3 sessions a week in our modern and well equipped beauty salons & make-up studios. You will be taught by experienced vocational lecturers who have worked, or are currently working, in the Beauty Therapy industry and they therefore have a wide and current experience of the industries needs and trends. The practical salon skills are further supported by one to one reviews, underpinning theory and work skills. You will study the following content: � Anatomy and Physiology � Principles of practice for Beauty Therapists � Hair removal treatments � Facial and skin analysis � Manicure treatments � Pedicure treatments � Light cured gel polish � Lash and Brow treatments � Apply make-up services � Introduction to the spa industry Your initial training is carried out on group members before progressing onto paying clients. You will be expected to behave in a highly professional manner at all times while in the salons and surrounding public areas. You will wear a uniform and are required to bring all equipment with you for each salon session. During your programme of study, you will have the opportunity to attend various different events & complete additional training such as Professional Beauty Exhibition, Dermalogica skin care work shop and also have the opportunity to attend additional workshops and short courses in a range of areas to include Tanning, eye treatments etc. Our Study Programme includes opportunities for you to develop your English and Maths skills as required. You may be expected to complete either functional skills or GCSE qualifications as part of your course depending on your GCSE results. This course includes the opportunity to take part in an industry placement in a sector relevant to your qualification and study programme. The placement will take place 1 or 2 days per week on the days when you are not in college studying. Industry placements are designed to give you the skills to start work at the end of your studies, progress into an apprenticeship, or to add to your UCAS statement.
How will it be delivered?
To gain this qualification, candidates must successfully achieve the following assessments: � One externally set, externally moderated assignment � One externally set, externally marked test, sat under examination conditions Optional unit assessments as required
A positive school report with a good attendance and behaviour record. Desired - 2 GCSEs A-C in English, Maths or Science. Functional Skills or equivalent L1 English, E3 Maths, E2 ICT.
Your next steps...
This qualification will allow you to progress into employment or onto the a Level 3 Technical Diploma qualification such as: City & Guilds Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Beauty and Spa Therapy City & Guilds Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Make-up Artistry City & Guilds Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Theatrical Make-up Studies