On this one-year course you will develop practical skills and work on clients in a commercial salon environment. Students also develop a sound knowledge of health and safety, client care and communication. The units studied include:
- Facial and body electrical treatments
- Lash extensions
- Swedish / pre-blended massage
- Health and safety and related theory
- Anatomy and physiology
Updated November 2019
A minimum of three GCSEs grade C or above including maths, English and preferably science or equivalent Essential Skills Wales (ESW) communication and application of number.
Or a related Level 2 qualification.
All applicants will be required to attend a trade test and one to one interview with subject specialists. Applicants must have the ability to work as a member of a team and possess excellent communication skills.
You will also attend work experience each week.
This qualification may lead directly into employment as a senior beauty therapist in a beauty salon/spa or self employment.
Students will be required to purchase a kit and uniform.