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The Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Beauty Therapy is a minimum of 12 months and a maximum of 18 months. Please note this is dependent on experience, capability, commitment and qualifications previously obtained., full-time
This is a level 2 course.
This Apprenticeship covers all the basics of Beauty Therapy. As a Beauty Therapy apprentice, you'll work as a salon junior, assisting senior staff while training as a junior Beauty Therapist. Duties are likely to include booking appointments, waxing, manicure, pedicure, facials and make up activities as well as assisting in spa operations. You'll study topics such as beauty therapy theory including selling and health and safety as well as anatomy and physiology.
On this Apprenticeship you'll spend a lot of time on your feet. It's also important that you look smart and professional. Good communication plays a role, too - you'll need to understand exactly what your customer wants in order to make them happy.
The Apprentice framework includes the following qualifications:
The mandatory units on the Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy are:
Apprentices must be in paid employment of at least 30 hours per week.
It is advantageous to have 3 GCSE's at grade D or above in English, maths, Science or Art.
If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.
Potential Apprentices with a predisposition to certain skin conditions or allergies, such as occupational dermatitis, eczema, asthma, need to understand that some of the chemicals, liquids and aerosols used in Beauty Therapy may have a significant effect on their health condition
Apprenticeships are designed for individuals who are in paid employment within the sector and would like to achieve qualifications which recognise the skills they gain in the workplace.
If you have already found a job you may be able to convert it into an Apprenticeship.
Speak to your employer and discuss the opportunity of you becoming an Apprentice. There is plenty of help and support for you and your employer and they may be eligible for a grant.
Contact our Employer Services team for more information on 0151 551 7610 or by email at email@example.com.
If you are looking for a job with an Apprenticeship you can register on the National Apprenticeship Vacancy website www.apprenticeships.org.uk or to view the Apprenticeship we are currently advertising go to http://wmc.ac.uk/apprenticeships/apprenticeships-vacancies/
- The Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Beauty Therapy
- Junior beauty therapist, manicurist or skin care and make up consultant (Intermediate Level)
- NVQ Beauty Therapy Level 3
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Please contact Employer Services team on 0151 551 7610.
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This information was current on 19th October, 2017 and may be subject to change.