Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy & Wellbeing

Preparing to Run a Hair and Beauty Business Award - G113

Conway Park Part Time Level 2

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Level 2 Award in Preparing to Run a Hair and Beauty Business has been specially designed to enable you to gain the skills, knowledge and understanding required to be a successful beauty therapy or hairdressing entrepreneur, including an awareness of the benefits and risks involved in running your own business.

Course Details

You will gain an in-depth theoretical knowledge of the laws and regulations in your region which will impact on setting up and running a Hair or Beauty Therapy business.

Entry Guidelines

Relevant Level 1 qualification or minimum of 3 GCSEs at Grade 3/D or above.

Satisfactory interview, assessment and satisfactory reference.

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.

Equipment Required

This will be discussed at interview.

Assessment Method

Assessments are set, marked and internally quality assured by the centre to clearly demonstrate achievement of the learning outcomes. All your work must be collected in a portfolio of evidence and cross referenced with requirements listed in an e-portfolio.

You will be required to sit two external exam papers.

Assessment is sampled by VTCT external quality assurers.

Additional Information

Although not essential, a vocational qualification within hairdressing, beauty therapy, complementary therapy or sports massage would be beneficial.

Where can I progress to?

This qualification can be taken alongside, or after, a vocational hairdressing, beauty therapy, complementary therapy or sports massage qualification.

Progression routes include self-employment or further study of hairdressing, beauty therapy, complementary therapy, sports massage or business at Level 2 upwards.

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Starting 25th February 2020 - Ending - 12th May 2020REF G113L001

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £225.00

Please see our fees & discounts leaflet.

This course is FREE if you are aged 19+, unemployed/in receipt of eligible benefits or in work earning less than £17,550 annual gross salary (or £9/hour), and you do not have a level 3 qualification. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2019-20.

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus. Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 11 to 4pm and Wednesdays 4 to 6.30pm (term time only).


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