Module 1 - Introduction
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Welcome to the VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Studies course.
As part of this course, you are required to:
- Attend ALL of the planned practical training days
- Complete the online theory
- Complete all the coursework (provided in this online theory)
- Complete 3 treatments per treatment as case studies (i.e,. 3 manicures, 3 pedicures etc)
- Attend 3 assessments (part of your 9 planned training days)
- Revise and sit your written exams (part of your 9 planned training days)
This VTCT Level 2 course in Beauty Therapy is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills by covering the following subjects: facial skincare, waxing, eyelash and eyebrow treatments, manicure, pedicure, make up, reception duties client care and health and safety.
The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in beauty therapy to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services.
This qualification is mapped to the relevant NOS (National Occupational Standards), where applicable. This qualification is accredited on the qualifications and credit framework (QCF). This qualification is a VRQ (Vocationally Related Qualification.)
On completion of the course you will be awarded VTCT qualification.
Throughout some of the modules, you will come across this image, where it will ask you to complete a task.
This is part of your coursework and is a requirement to complete the course.
Recommended reading list
The Foundations, Beauty Therapy level 2
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