VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Beauty Specialist Techniques (Adult 19+ Learners)

This Qualification is offered as a one-year programme of study to suit mature students, for those that want a change of career to fit in with family life.

Course Content

Units studied include:

  • Health, Safety and Hygiene
  • Client Care and Communication
  • Facials
  • Provide make-up services
  • Provide manicure treatments
  • Provide pedicure treatments
  • Carry out waxing services
  • Eyelash and Eyebrow treatments

This qualification involves practical and written examinations.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should be aged 19 or over at the start of this course.   

Duration and Delivery

September start, two - 3 days a week during school hours to include work experience throughout the year in the college commercial salon.


Level 3 Beauty Therapy Diploma.  This will provide students with a recognised qualification and enable students to pursue employment as a Mobile Therapist, a Beauty Specialist in salons, or progress onto the VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Laser and IPL Treatments.

Additional Information

Estimated Cost: £2250 plus kit (approximately £200).

Funding may be available for applicants who are under 19 or in receipt of JSA/ESA. This applies to the tuition fee only. There is no provision for financial assistance with exam fees or kit.  For all cost and funding enquiries, please contact Student Registry on 020 8268 2888.

Information regarding equipment and materials will be given at advice and guidance sessions.  Early application is advisable as these courses are popular. The College reserves the right to only run a course if enrolment has reached minimum required numbers. 

This course is delivered at our Kingston Hall Road centre.

For more information please contact Sue Stallard on 020 8268 2688 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Kingston Hall Road

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