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Beauty Therapy level 2

The ITEC Level 2 Diploma for Beauty Specialists, is an entry level course into the world of beauty. This qualification will qualify you to provide beauty services to clients

Once qualified, you will be able to apply for jobs in the beauty industry.  

  • Own salon
  • Hotels
  • Cruise Liners
  • Spa
You will learn about products, how to provide services and talk to clients as well as various other aspects of beauty. Please find below what the course will cover during your time with us:

For availability and prices and available funding please contact us:
Full Course Details
Funding available- enquire: 01279 897246
You will learn about:
  • Provide Facial Skin care
  • Origins, Principles And Theories Of Massage
  • Provide Eyelash And Eyebrow Treatments
  • Applying Make-Up
  • Provide Manicure Treatments
  • Provide Pedicure Treatments
  • Remove Hair Using Waxing Techniques
  • Follow Health And Safety Practice In The Salon
  • Salon Reception Duties
  • Client Care And Communication In Beauty Related Industries
  • Working In The Beauty Related Industries
  • Display Stock To Promote Sales In The Salon
  • Create An Image Based On A Theme In The Hair And Beauty Sector 

Contra-indications and contra-actions
  • Keeping records of your customers
  • Product knowledge 
  • Disposal of waste
  • Hygiene and safety practices in the work place
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the face and body
  • Pre-treatment and aftercare advice
  • Legal requirements

Course Inclusions:
All students will receive the following, as part of their course:
  • Use of all equipment and products whilst in class
  • HABIA U2Learn e-learning facility online access
  • Unit Achievement Certificates
  • A Qualification Log Book, Personal Folder and Memory Stick Fob pre-loaded with Assessment Packs & Learner Information

How long will it take:
2 days or 2 evenings per week. Weekend classes also available.

Times and days to be confirmed on booking of the course. 

Beauty Kits:
All products and equipment are provided by Essex Academy in salon. However, if you would like to practise at home you will need to purchase your own kit. Please ask for details.

The course will be based at our Harlow Training Academy at Occasio House, Playhouse Square, Harlow, Essex.   

Opportunities for Progression 
Once you have completed the ITEC Level 2 Diploma for Beauty Specialists you will have the opportunity to progress onto other ITEC or equivalent qualifications at Level 3, for example: 

Progression Courses:
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Beauty Therapy 
  • Level 3 Certificate in Facial Electrical Treatments 
  • Level 3 Certificate in Body Electrical Treatments 
  • Level 3 Diploma in Fashion and Specialised Make-Up 
  • Level 3 Award in Indian Head Massage 
  • Level 3 Award in Micro dermabrasion 
  • Level 3 Diploma in Spa Treatments 
For further Awards, Certificates and Diplomas please contact 
Relationship to National Occupational Standards (NOS) 
ITEC has ensured that best practice in the workplace has been reflected in the syllabus. ITEC has linked the qualification to the relative job roles as well as ensuring that the syllabus reflects the required level of knowledge and ability for the beauty therapist at Level 2. 
Professional Body Membership And Insurance 
Professional Indemnity And Public Liability Insurance can be obtained via The Complementary Therapists Association ( and other Industry Associations who recognise the ITEC Diploma.

Free Funding
01279 897 246
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