Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy

Programme Length

This is a one year programme, starting September 2018.


This is a new qualification and units will be confirmed. The following units are likely to studied, alongside Maths and English if necessary:

  • Body & skin analysis
  • Body electrical treatments
  • Electrical science
  • Anatomy & physiology
  • Social media marketing
  • Nail extensions
  • Facial electrical treatments
  • Promote and sell products and services
  • Spray tan
  • Swedish massage & mechanical massage

This is an evidence based qualification and your work will be assessed by observation of practical performance, written assignments and multiple-choice assessments.

Progression Opportunities

You may progress on to a higher level of study programme, attend university or choose to enter employment.

CV Upgrade

Alongside your L2 Diploma you may be eligible to complete the following enrichment activities:

  • Educational visits to industry trade shows, employer events and competitions
  • Perform treatments on paying clients in the professional realistic salon training environment

Entry Requirements

Suitable for learners aged 16-18 years who are considering a career as a beauty therapist in a salon, spa, cruise ship or aesthetics clinic.

  • Interview attendance
  • Ideally Grade D or above in English and two GCSE Grade D or equivalent (BTEC)
  • Commitment to study maths and English if GCSE Grade C has not yet been achieved
  • Purchase of a uniform, full kit and text book prior to the course starting

Course Overview

Start Date: 3 September 2018

Attendance: Full time (3-4 days per week)

Duration: 1 year

Cost: £0.00 for 16-18. Please contact training@creativesportleisure.co.uk to enquire about commercial study.