Beauty Therapy | VTCT Diploma Level 2

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Course Code: FE0280-1C Course Type: 16+ college (full-time) Campus: Broadwater Campus Qualification: VTCT Diploma in Beauty Therapy Level 2 Awarding Body: VTCT

Why this course?

Makeup artist applying makeup to a client

Based in our professional salon, this course covers all the required elements for a career as an employed or self-employed beauty therapist. You will learn to provide a wide range of treatments, as well as gaining knowledge in physiology, anatomy, and health and safety.

  • Worthing’s biggest provider of trained beauty therapists
  • Excellent training facilities in a professional salon open to the public
  • Highly skilled lecturers with current industry experience 
  • High-end industry branded equipment/products
  • Strong employer links and work experience

Start dates

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Entry requirements

You can start at Level 2 if you have at least 3 GCSEs at grade 3 (D/E) or above, including English, science and maths.

In addition to the specified entry requirements, you may be required to undergo an assessment of your English skills to ensure you are at a sufficient level for your chosen course.

Entry requirements

Course content

On this course you will gain experience of the following:

  • Manicure treatments
  • Pedicure treatments
  • Facial service
  • Waxing
  • Eyebrow shaping
  • Eye services
  • Make-up applications
  • Work experience
  • Reception duties
  • Commercial clients

Why this course?

  • Worthing’s biggest provider of trained beauty therapists 
  • Excellent training facilities
  • Professional salons that are open to the public
  • High-end industry branded equipment/products
  • Highly skilled and qualified lecturers
  • Lecturers have current industry experience
  • Strong industry and employer links

The MET's Broadwater Campus offers a modern and well-equipped environment in which to learn about the exciting hair and beauty industry.

Learners will carry out practical treatment assessments on college clients in a realistic salon environment. Students benefit from industry-standard equipment as well as enjoying Starbucks beverages on-site, hot and cold food from our excellent canteen, IT suites for research projects and the Learning Resource Centre.

What's next?

After Level 2, you can progress to Level 3 Beauty Therapy or Level 3 Theatrical & Media Make-up.

Future careers

Our Beauty Therapy qualifications allow you to become a member of the British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) or Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT). There are numerous employment opportunities after your studies, including work in:

  • Commercial salons
  • Destination/day spas
  • Hotels
  • Cruise ships
  • Independent/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings
What's next?

Course fees

The fees for this course are: £1881.00

Course is free if you meet the following criteria

You may not have to pay any fees if you will be aged 19 or over when you begin this course and:

  • You are in receipt of Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) or Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
  • OR you are receiving a means tested benefit, earning less than £345 per month (take home) if you are a sole claimant or £552 a month if you have a joint claim with your partner, and are completing the course to improve your employability
  • OR if you are working and earn less than £18,525 per year (gross pay)

You will need to provide evidence and sign a declaration when you enrol.

Subsidised fees

If the above does not apply to you, you may still be eligible for a subsidised fee. For more information, please speak to our Admissions team: admissions@gbmc.ac.uk | 01273 667704

If you will be aged 19-23 when your course begins and you have not already achieved a full Level 2 or above, you may not have to pay any fees. For more information, please speak to our Admissions team: admissions@gbmc.ac.uk | 01273 667704

Additional costs
You may need to purchase a uniform and professional equipment, some financial help may be available.

Please speak to our Admissions team if you have any further queries: admissions@gbmc.ac.uk | 01273 667704

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Course costs

All 16+ (full-time) courses are free to UK citizens, those who hold EU Settlement Status or have a visa which could qualify them for home status, AND are under 19 years old on the 31 August of the year of entry. If you are 19+ and interested in studying this course, you can find out more about costs and financial support in the link below.

19+ fees

How to apply

We accept applications throughout the year, allowing you to apply up until the course starts.

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