Beauty Therapy (Level 2)



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  • Type


  • Level


  • Methodology

    Distance Learning

  • Class hours


  • Duration

    12 Months

Are you engaged by fashion and beauty trends? Then you could use your creative and artistic skill to be a beauty therapist.

This course covers the fundamentals of working in a salon including skin care, facials, make up, hair removal and nail conditioning techniques. As a Beauty Therapist, you would usually work in a salon with other beauticians, hairdressers etc. Or you can, if you wish, decide to be your own boss and run a ‘mobile’ business, visiting your clients in their own homes.

This home study Beauty course covers a wide range of skills such as Health and Safety, Salon Conduct, Basic Anatomy, Skin care, Nail care, Hair and Eyebrows.

Important information


  • Beauty Therapy Course Brochure

Price for Emagister users: We are offering a 20% discount this month for all enrolments that are made online and pain in full



Start date

Distance Learning

Start date

Different dates availableEnrolment now closed

About this course

Key Topics

The Level 2 award in Beauty Therpay is divided into eight comprehensive modules:

Unit One: Health and Safety at Work – Safety in the Salon
Unit Two: Salon etiquette
Unit Three: Anatomy and Basic Skin Care
Unit Four: Skin Care and Facials
Unit Five: Enhance facial appearance using Make-Up
Unit Six: Improving the appearance and condition of the nails
Unit Seven: Remove and lighten hair
Unit Eight: Improving appearance of eyebrows and lashes

The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about Beauty Therapy and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and study further, so we try to keep our entry requirements to a minimum. You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with full tutor support.

Level 2 Award in Beauty Therapy by ABC

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  • Skin Care
  • Facials
  • Anatomy
  • Massage
  • Therapist
  • Hair Removal
  • Pedicure
  • Makeup
  • Nails
  • Manicure
  • Beauty
  • Beauty Therapist

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Course programme

Beauty Therapy (NCFE Level 2 Award)

How is the course structured?

The Level 2 award in Beauty Therpay is divided into eight comprehensive modules:

Unit 1 - Health and Safety at Work / Safety in the Salon: Chemicals - Over-exposure to chemicals – Ventilation - Eye protection - Cumulative trauma disorders - Carpel tunnel syndrome - Matter and energy - Element, atom, compound and molecule – Adhesion - Monomers and polymers - Light and energy

Unit 2 - Salon etiquette: Salon conduct - Professional ethics - Professional appearance

Unit 3 - Anatomy and Basic Skin Care: Function – Structure – Epidermis – Dermis - Body temperature – Nourishment – Nerves – Glands - Skin conditions and disorders - Muscular system - Skeletal system – Blood - Skin

Unit 4 - Skin Care and Facials: Cleansing the Skin - Make-up removers - Toning the skin - Moisturising the skin - Deep cleansing – Facials - Skin analysis - Massage technique – Exfoliate - Face masks

Unit 5 - Enhance facial appearance using Make-Up: Face – Eyes – Eyebrows – Lips - Treatment room - Client record card – Reactions - Application

Unit 6 - Improving the appearance and condition of the nails: Manicure and pedicure – Anatomy – Disorders – Infections – Bacteria - Client consultation – Varnish - Paraffin wax treatment - Hand massage – Pedicure - Foot massage

Unit 7 - Remove and lighten hair: Structure of the hair - Hair removal – Reactions - Home care advice

Unit 8 - Improving appearance of eyebrows and lashes: Shaping – Tinting – Perming - False eyelashes - Reactions


This course is marked through a process of continuous assessment guided by your tutor following ABC guidelines. This means that your qualification will be awarded according to your performance on assessments rather than by taking an exam.

Upon verification of the activities, exercises and assignments, a certificate of achievement will be awarded by the national awarding organisation ABC Awards, as confirmation that your written work has met all of the learning outcomes and assessment criteria for the programme.

Course Fees

Our aim is to provide you with the best deal available, therefore the registration fee, certification fee and full tutor support is included in the course price for you. The enrolment fee for the Beauty Therapy home study course is £487.50, though for a limited time we are offering you the opportunity to pay only £390 which is a 20% discount if you enrol online and pay in full.

You can also opt for our Easy Payment Plan and enrol online today by paying a deposit of £97.50 and then 4 equal payments of £97.50 per month. The first instalment is paid about a month after you receive your course.


FREE Level 2 Makeup Kit

Beauty Express Brush
Kit (8piece)
Foundation Brush
Clear Spatula 11cm
Clear Spatula 15cm
Mask Removing Sponges (2)
Natural Sponges (3)
Headband With Velcro Fixing
Plastic Make Up Palette
Disp/Lip Brushes (25)
Disp/Mascara Brushes (25)
Disp/Eyeliner Brushes (25)
Disp/Applicators (25)

Additional information

Career opportunities: Beauty Therapist Image Consultant Nail Technician Make Up Artist

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Beauty Therapy (Level 2)

£ 390 VAT inc.