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Beauty Therapy Level 2

Course Overview

There are two options in Beauty Therapy Level 2, both of which offer qualifications to anyone looking to work in the beauty industry whether it be employed or self-employed:

Option 1: VTCT Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy (QCF) 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).

Option 2: The Guild Beauty Therapy Level 2 Diploma is an accredited training course. The Guild is also the largest professional beauty trade body in the UK, and the largest provider of insurance to therapists and salons.

Course covers:

  • Consultation techniques and client care
  • Manicure treatments
  • Pedicure treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Skin type analysis
  • Eyebrow shaping services
  • Eyelash and eyebrow tinting services
  • Make-up applications

Theory covers:

  • Health & safety and hygiene
  • Anatomy and physiology for beauty therapists
  • Promote additional services or products to clients
  • Develop and maintain effectiveness at work


  • 12 days and home study over approximately 12 or 24 weeks (Personalised training course dates are available, please ask for more information). This is a very intensive course and requires commitment and dedication

Assessment requirements:

  • Full attendance to practical sessions, home study/practice and case studies

Pre-requisites to course:

  • None required

Training and assessment fees:

  • The Guild Beauty Therapy Level 2 Diploma £1,150
  • VTCT Beauty Therapy Level 2 Diploma £1,500

*Payment instalments are available
*A non-refundable deposit of £250 is required

Included in the course:

  • Course training manuals
  • Ongoing guidance and support during and on completion of the course

Beauty kit costs:

  • Equipment kit £280 / supplementary Facial, Make-up facial and waxing products can also be purchased during training
  • All kits are available through Inspiring Beauty, if you wish to purchase your own kit then please ask for a kit requirement list to ensure you have everything you need for the course
  • It is highly recommended you get a beauty couch for your practice at home

If you wish to book please do so through the Book a Course form, we will then contact you to make sure you are on the right course and you can then make payment.

If you wish to have an informal chat prior to booking please either complete the contact form, send an email or call Billie on 01225 680245 Please leave a message if we are unable to take your call and we will call you back as soon as possible.