What's covered?

This course provides training in a variety of facial and beauty skills.

There are 12 mandatory beauty skills units covered on this course including

  • Providing manicure treatment
  • Providing pedicure treatment
  • Provide facial skin care treatments
  • Enhance the appearance of eyebrows and eyelashes
  • Carry out waxing services
  • Providing a make up treatment
  • Reception duties
  • Health & Safety
  • Create an image -Client care -Promote products and services -Working in the Beauty Industry There is also additional training courses including Dermalogica training, Spray tanning. Functional skills also forms part of your study programme.

What do you need?

You must either have successfully completed Level 1 or have two GCSEs at grade D or above and two GCSEs at grade E or above, including English and Maths. You will also be interviewed and must demonstrate a positive attitude and commitment to the course, supported by school reports and references. Where appropriate, ESOL level 2 is needed and adequate language, literacy and numeracy skills.

How you are assessed

You will learn through practical and theory. When you are competent and confident you will be able to carry out treatments on real clients in the commercial salons.

How Long?

One year

What course next?

Successful completion of level 2 provides you with a range of beauty skills with which to seek employment. However it should be recognized that wider opportunities are available if you progress to and achieve Level 3, subject to interview and references.

What could this lead to?

Level 3 Beauty Therapy, apprenticeship or career in Beauty Therapy.

Choose from the following options

Many students are entitled to a reduction in tuition fees on many of our courses, which can dramatically reduce the overall cost of the course. More information can be found on our course fee reductions page. Financial support, loans and instalment plans are also available to eligible students.

Contact us on 01753 793288 to check whether you might be eligible for a reduced fee.

Can't find what you're looking for?

Courses can sometimes be run at different times subject to demand. CLICK HERE and let us know when is suitable for you.

logo apprenticeships logo-dermatological francescos OPI logo weblogo-wella

East Berkshire College uses Cookies. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume you are happy to receive cookies from this website

Browse courses

Select from any of the menus below below to find a course:

Search courses

Enter a course title or code

  1. Profile

    Your own personal space on our website. Add your picture, save your details for faster applications, and more.

  2. my Courses

    Any courses you click 'like' on are saved here for browsing later. You can also check the progress of courses you have already applied for.

  3. my Prospectus

    Create a personalised digital prospectus from the courses you have clicked ‘like’ on throughout the site.

  4. Help & Advice

    Questions? Visit our help centre for tips and information on how to get the most out of myEBC.