As the beauty industry continues to grow, so does the demand for professionals. You could become a Beauty Therapist with us, let the beauty of what you love be what you do. Learn from successful, highly qualified and experienced beauty therapy professionals.
This Beauty Therapy Level 2 Award will be most suitable for you if you are new to Beauty Therapy or have some knowledge and basic skills in the industry. It has been specifically designed for distance learning and to deliver occupational capability and provide a sound platform from which to enter into employment or progress onto further learning or training.
This Award includes all the required elements to work effectively as a beauty therapist. The structure provides learners with the flexibility to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills depending upon their designated career pathway. If you love the idea of making people feel good and look their best, a job as a beauty therapist could be perfect for you.
Learn the inside secrets of how to become a beauty therapist in months and not years. This Oxbridge course will fast track your studies (and career) and you are not locked into a timetable. You can study at your own pace whenever and wherever you are, adapt your learning around work, family, and other commitments.
“I know what women want. They want to be beautiful”. Mel Gibson may not have known the answer to this but Valentino Garavani certainly did, and he was right; women do want to be beautiful.
NCFE is one of the largest awarding bodies in the UK. Over 340,000 thousand students were awarded certification by NCFE last year through over 2,000 colleges and training providers nationally. With a heritage stretching back over 150 years.
It takes around 90 hours to complete this course.
You have up to a year to complete this course and we have included a suggested number of study hours. This is usually ample time for learners, even with full-time jobs and other commitments. Don’t worry if you go over the year though, we can organise an extension to your course for a small fee, which also extends your tutor support.
The course is specially designed for study by distance learning. Throughout the course, there will be self-assessment questions, and tutor marked assignments (TMAs), to enable you to monitor your progress.
Each unit is followed by a written tutor marked assignment (TMA), which is submitted and then marked by your tutor. You will not be required to take an external exam.
At the end of this course, successful learners will receive a NCFE Customised Qualification and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details all of the units you have completed as part of your course). You can read more about NCFE here.
There are many great things about being a Beauty Therapist, these include; making people happy and allowing them to feel good about themselves, never having 2 days the same by meeting different people from all walks of life. Career development has to be one of the highlights of being a therapist, Beauty is a fast-moving industry, there are always new and improved treatments and technology being introduced so there is always more to learn and explore often creating more earning potential.
You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.
You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start. However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.
We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for 12 months.
You will receive everything you need to complete this course within the study pack we send to you.
No, this course is assessed by coursework alone.
No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.
That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).
No. While you can choose to write your assignments by hand, the majority of students type up their work in a word processor and then submit it via email to their tutors. A typed essay is much easier to save and edit and makes it easier for tutors to read.
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This was a great course for me to learn new skills.
Found the course extremely well presented and it’s easily the most enjoyable learning system I’ve used. Thank you very much. I have re-enrolled onto Salon Management also.
Just started my course with Oxbridge everything is going well so far – distance/online learning is the way forward.
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