Beauty Therapy Level 2 - Principles



Beauty Therapy Level 2 - Principles

10 Lessons only £448.49
Online Study
Offline Study

Our distance learning Beauty Therapy Level 2 course covers health and safety at work, fulfilling reception duties, how to promote additional products and services to students, Anatomy and Physiology, full facial and skin care treatments, tinting and shaping eyebrows and eyelashes, manicure and pedicure, make-up application, waxing and plenty more.

The home study Beauty therapy Level 2 course covers a whole range of treatments, this is great for the beauty therapist as it means that no two days will ever be the same! The role of a beauty therapist is ideal for anyone who is a good listener, creative and who likes to speak to other people.

The work of the beauty therapist:

The work of a beauty therapist is exciting and varied. Beauty therapists can work in a variety of places such as in a salon, a spa or health club, on a cruise ship, from home, mobile or even on an aeroplane! So if you enjoy pampering people and helping them to feel good about themselves, then our Beauty Therapy course is the ideal home study course for you if you are considering a rewarding career as a Beauty Therapist.

Beauty therapists as primarily responsible for improving the appearance of their clients as well as the health of their client’s face and body. As a beauty therapist who will meet a lot of different clients and you will be responsible for creating a relaxing environment in which to carry out the treatment.

Free with this course:

Professional Beauty Therapist Starter Kit valued at £92.50 – Includes: Kit bag, Cuticle nipper, Nail scissors – straight 9cm, Nurses scissors blunt/sharp, Cuticle knife - stainless steel, Thick emery boards (10), 6” manicure sticks (10), Rubber ended hoof stick, Plastic nail brush, Nail buffer chamois 12cm, Manicure bowl, Nail clipper, Big foot file, Cuticle oil 10ml, Base coat 11ml, Quick dry top coat 11ml, Nail varnish - Red, nail varnish - Pink, nail varnish - Plum, Vinyl gloves (50pk), Clear spatula 15cm, Apron – White, Paraffin wax brush 1”, 100 disposable wooden spatulas, Eyelash curler – Chrome, Automatic tweezers, French manicure kit, Tweezers angled 9cm, Quality mask brush, Mask removing sponges (2), Pink cosmetic sponge, Headband with Velcro fixing, Facial brush, Plastic make up palette, Eyelash tint kit (Black, Blue/Black, Brown, tint developer, tinting dish, brush, clear bag), Eyelash kit (individual Black Lash multipack, Black Strip Lash with glue, Lash Remover 25ml), Tweezers, Kaeso Manicure - Nail Buffing Cream 30ml, Kaeso Manicure - Cuticle Massage Cream 95ml, Kaeso Manicure - Creamy Cuticle Remover 195ml.

If you would like to view a picture of the kit you will receive with this course, please click here.

Instruction DVD (this course comes with an instructional DVD which gives a full demonstration on how to carry out all of the techniques discussed in this course). The learning outcomes from the practical components of this course are covered in the DVD, the practical components are:

Provide facial skin care treatment (approx. 20 minutes)
Enhance the Appearance of Eyebrows and Eyelashes (approx. 20 minutes)
Provide make-up and instruct clients in the use of skin care products and make-up (approx. 20 minutes)
Provide manicure and pedicure services (approx. 20 minutes)
Carry out waxing services (approx. 20 minutes)

What can I do after taking this course?

Become a professional Beauty Therapist. If you are interested in beauty and fashion this is the ideal course for you. On completion of this home study course you will be able to secure professional indemnity insurance to work from home, mobile or in a salon as a professional beauty therapist without having to complete any further training. Beauty Therapists earn on average over £19,000*/year.

*Source:, Sept 2012.

Our Beauty Therapy level 2 course has been mapped to the Beauty Therapy NVQ Level 2 (QCF) course and covers the same learning outcomes and content as the current Beauty Therapy NVQ Level 2 (QCF) qualification. On successful completion of this course you will receive an award that is recognised within the industry, you will also be able to gain your professional indemnity insurance to work from home, mobile or in a salon as a professional beauty therapist without having to complete any further training.

Please note: This course is textbook based, and therefore the lessons are not available to be viewed online. If you choose the online method of study with this course, you will be able to view your question papers and tutor feedback online.