Beauty Therapist – Level 2 apprenticeship

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Who is this apprenticeship suitable for?

If you’re looking for the best way to enter the beauty industry, you’ve just found it!

Are you fascinated by fashion and the latest trends? Do you love the idea of making people look great and feel their best? Beauty therapy is a glamorous and booming business, and our Beauty Therapist Level 2 Apprenticeships will equip you with the skills you need to launch a thriving career in the industry.

Experience is vital in the beauty industry, and a Beauty Therapist apprenticeship can help you gain experience and the qualifications to match. You can choose to specialise in make-up, spa therapy, massage, or other beauty treatments such as nails, waxing, and spray tanning.

Personal attributes that suit those starting a career in beauty therapy include first-class communication skills, an eye for detail, and the ability to use people skills to make customers feel comfortable and relaxed, whether fulfilling reception duties or assisting with technical beauty services.

Key apprenticeship information
  • Suitable For
    This apprenticeship is suitable for: Anyone looking to enter the beauty industry
  • Suitable For
    Title of embedded diploma/qualification City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma for Beauty Professionals – Beauty Therapist
  • Suitable For
    End-point assessment organisation: City & Guilds
  • Suitable For
    How long will this apprenticeship take to complete: 15 months apprenticeship + 8 weeks End Point Assessment
  • Suitable For
    Cost: Non-levy employer contribution (5%) - £350 & levy paying employer contribution - £7000
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What will you learn on the apprenticeship?

This apprenticeship will cover all aspects of beauty therapy, including facial, eyelash and eyebrow treatments, waxing, manicure and pedicure services and make-up application.

You will develop your technical skills and creativity as well as broadening your understanding of specific treatments and techniques. Gain direct hands-on experience to be confident to provide and promote a range of therapeutic facial and body care services.

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“My personal tutor was very understanding and patient with the problems I had throughout my level 2 apprenticeship which I achieved. I would definitely recommend”

Tracey Barker, Trustpilot review

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