The VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Beauty Specialist Techniques provides you with the knowledge and skills to perform a high standard and wide range of beauty tratments in the salon environment.  The mandatory units of study are:


  • Health and Safety
  • Client Care
  • Facials and Skincare
  • Lash and Brow Treatments
  • Makeup


You can then choose from one of the following pathways:


Pathway One  

  • Manicure 
  • Pedicure


Pathway Two

  • Skin Tanning
  • Instruction on Makeup


Pathway Three

  • Waxing
  • Eyelash Perming
  • Salon Reception
  • Effective Running of the Business 


This course is completed over 10 days. The majority of this time will be spent gaining and learning practical techniques to carry out the treatments in the salon working on real clients.


There is also a theory content to ensure that you have the underpinning essential knowledge for each unit.


Home study is required to ensure that you meet the necessary criteria through our Online Classroom OlivElearn


This Course is fully accredited by VTCT - Vocational Training Charitable Trust, is a Government-approved awarding organisation.

Requirements:  You will need to attend in a Salon Tunic and Trousers.


Times: 9.00am – 4.00pm

Duration : 10 days

Beauty Specialist Techniques L2 Cert VTCT

SKU: AB20178
  • This course is ideal for those wishing to enter the beauty industry as a therapist and complete units of choice.  It is ideal for students aged 16 and over and especially suitable for adults wishing to work in the sector.


    Throughout the course you will be assessed by a combination of short assignments, tests and practical assessments of your work; and will compile a portfolio of evidence. 


    No kit is required for this course however we do recommend that you purchase one to allow you to practise at home - your tutor will discuss this with you at the start of your course.


    This qualification is approved and supported by the Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA), the standard setting body for hair, beauty, nails and spa qualifications

What our students say

 ​"Thank you for being a fantastic tutor and giving me the support I have needed. You have been an inspiration to me" 

                          Elaine - Level 3 Beauty Therapy


Olive Training

181 Tytherington


Wiltshire, UK

BA12 7AE

01985 840093

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