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Beauty NVQ Level 2

Beauty NVQ Level 2

Instantly get that 'Dream Job' working in Spa, Salon or Cruise Ship and charging up to £50.00 per treatment. This is the perfect course for students starting out in 'Beauty Therapy'. You can choose to learn for 33 evenings or the 'Fast Track' of ONLY 5 Days plus coursework, case studies and homework.

Lucy Benton Lucy Benton

Open Quotes A great course and you will really enjoy it, Deborah Kelly is a fantastic tutor! Close Quotes

This course is accredited by the VTCT and recognised by the HABIA- Hair and Beauty regulated government standards.

Professional Skincare & Facials

This unit will allow a student to give a professional facial using a leading brand. It will prepare them for work in a salon/spa, allow them to identify different skin types and textures and provide a facial which is tailor-made to each client.

Course Objectives

To prepare students for certification in Professional Skincare & Facials, by covering the following:

  • How to identify areas of improvement and apply the correct products
  • Related anatomy and physiology
  • Contraindications
  • Health, safety and hygiene
  • Consultation and record keeping
  • Treatment planning
  • Product knowledge
  • Correct cleansing
  • Spritz toning
  • Controlled exfoliation
  • Steam & extraction
  • Different types of face mask
  • Correct moisturisation
  • Use of sun screen
  • Mineral make up

Manicures & Pedicures

This unit will allow the student to perform a professional manicure and pedicure on a paying customer. It will prepare them for work in a salon/spa and allow them to identify potential nail conditions, to file and paint correctly and to apply luxury applications such as paraffin wax.

Course Objectives

To prepare students for certification in Manicures & Pedicures, by covering:

  • Removal of nail polish
  • Cuticle work
  • Correct nail filing
  • Nourishing and conditioning the nails and hands
  • How to apply nail polish
  • Arm and hand massage
  • Correct washing and cleansing of the feet
  • Exfoliation and removal of dead skin cells
  • Correct nail filing
  • Nourishing and conditioning the feet and toe nails
  • Cuticle work
  • How to apply nail polish
  • Leg and foot massage
  • Health & Safety
  • Related anatomy & physiology (The hands and nails)
  • Contra-indications
  • After-care
  • Extras not offered in other schools:
    • Heated paraffin wax
    • Hand and foot masks
    • Deep exfoliation
    • Heated hand mitts and booties
    • Hot oil treatment


This unit will prepare the student to provide a professional waxing service using warm and hot wax to specific areas of the body. They will learn about hair growth cycles, correct application of wax and removal.

What To Expect From This Course

This is an exciting and intensive course which will teach students how to perform strip waxing. Areas covered will include:

  • Arms
  • Legs
  • Back
  • Eyebrows
  • Lip
  • Chin and face

An extra unit is now covered with hot wax application for the more safe removal of hair to the following area:

  • Bikini

Eyelash and Brow Tinting

This unit will teach a student how to correctly identify the correct colour for tinting of eyebrow and eyelash and will allow them to improve the appearance of clients who may have pale or uneven hair growth.

  • Client consultation
  • Contra-indications and Contra-actions
  • Related Anatomy & Physiology
  • Patch Testing prior to treatment
  • Health & Safety pre-requisites
  • Tinting Eyelashes & Eyebrows
  • Identifying the correct Colour for All Types of Skin Tone and Hair Colour
  • Aftercare advice

Cosmetic Make Up

This unit will guide the student on how to perform a correct make-up application. They will be able to perform the correct application for day, evening and occasional.

  • Client consultation
  • Contra-indications and Contra-actions
  • Related Anatomy & Physiology and Health and Safety
  • Facial Examination and skin analysis
  • Cleansing and preparing the Skin
  • Skin Anatomy and facts
  • Correct choice of Make Up Products
  • Correction Techniques
  • Day, Evening & Special Occasion Make Up
  • How to identify Diiferent Face, eye and lip Shapes, Skin Types and skin tone
  • Aftercare advice

Mineral Make Up

Our school works with the accredited mineral make-up Bella Pierre. Know for camouflage and health purposes, mineral make-up is one of the only make-ups that can be applied after a facial treatment.

Health & Safety, Client Care

Health and safety in salon and spa is an essential criteria which is necessary to ensure the safety of the student and the client.

  • How to avoid cross-contamination
  • First Aid
  • Coshh
  • Riddor
  • Hygiene in the workplace

Related Anatomy & Physiology

The study and certification of Anatomy and Physiology is a pre-requisite required in order to legally carry out treatments as a working therapist. It allows a therapist to recognise how their treatment can effect and improve bodily functions.

The course will cover the following:

  • Cells and Tissues
  • The Skeletal System
  • The Integumentary System
  • The Blood Lymph Systems
  • The Muscular System
  • Neurology
  • The Digestive and Excretory Systems
  • The Respiratory and Olfactory Systems
  • The Endocrine and Reproductive Systems
  • Arthrology
  • Health and Safety Issues
  • Salon Management
  • Hygiene in the Workplace


Upon completing all units, assessments and criteria and receiving 85% achievement, an NVQ Level 2 Certificate will be issued


This course is for a complete beginner and offers a full introduction into the beauty industry

What You Need To Bring

What you need to bring along to the course. Towels, creams, oils, lunch!

What We Provide

We provide - massage couches, safe and enjoyable place to learn.

Purchasing a kit for this course

We provide a fully operational kit for our students. Please enquire as to costs.


1 day a week on Friday for 8 weeks, 9.30am – 4.30pm

Evening course option: 1 evening per week 6pm – 9pm for 13 weeks

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Optional training tailor-made to suit your needs and requirements

These courses are on going so you can join at any stage and integrate into existing classes.


Sat 5th April to Tue 8th April and Tue 15th and Wed 16th April


Remember, we are different, there is NO other Academy like us. We set our dates around you.


Here at The Angel Academy of Teaching and Training, we go that step further to help our students. We offer the opportunity for a student to attend a course as many times as they would like until they feel truly confident and they only ever have to pay ONCE! We also offer assistance and guidance throughout their course and unlike other Schools will assist student's in completion of their log book, assessments and portfolio.

Don't Miss Out- BOOK NOW!

Dates and Costs

Please see below our list of upcoming courses. Click on the course for further information, request a call or email regarding the course or book now! We are quite flexible in terms of course dates so if you would like to organise a course around your timetable, please contact us!

NVQ Level 2 In Beauty Therapy ** FAST TRACK OPTION **8OPENOPEN£1599 InfoEnquireBook!
NVQ Level 2 In Beauty Therapy ** FAST TRACK **828/08/202110/08/2021£1599 InfoEnquireBook!
NVQ Level 2 In Beauty Therapy 'FAST TRACK'87/09/202114/09/2021£1599 InfoEnquireBook!
NVQ Level 2 in Beauty Therapy ** FAST TRACK WEEKENDS OPTIONAL82/10/20219/10/2021£1599 InfoEnquireBook!
NVQ Level 2 In Beauty Therapy ** FAST TRACK OPTION **812/10/202119/10/2021£1599 InfoEnquireBook!
NVQ Level 2 In Beauty Therapy ** FAST TRACK OPTION **814/11/202121/11/2021£1599 InfoEnquireBook!
NVQ Level 2 In Beauty Therapy ** FAST TRACK OPTION **816/11/202126/11/2021£1599 InfoEnquireBook!
NVQ Level 2 In Beauty Therapy ** FAST TRACK OPTION **111/12/202117/12/2021£1599 InfoEnquireBook!
NVQ Level 2 In Beauty Therapy ** FAST TRACK OPTION **826/12/202127/12/2021£1599 InfoEnquireBook!
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