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Course Type: Full Time

Level 2 Beauty and Spa Therapy

  • Course Code AAA0023
  • Start Date 4th September 2018
  • Duration 1 year
  • Campus Baltic Campus

On completing the course you could progress onto the Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Beauty and Spa Therapy.

Throughout the course you will develop your practical skills by performing professional treatments in our commercial salon, Baltic Salon and Spa.

You’ll learn a range of professional beauty techniques including facial skin therapy, Dermalogica skin care, a variety of make-up techniques, eye treatments, warm waxing, hot waxing techniques, manicure and pedicure.

You will also develop your customer service skills which includes promoting products and services, effectiveness in the workplace, health and safety, reception management, communication and working as part of a team. 

A beauty therapist can expect to earn between £12,000 to £17,000 a year and salon managers can earn over £20,000. 


An interview is required and equipment is needed.

How to apply

You can register your interest for this course online, call 0191 490 2246 or email start@gateshead.ac.uk.

Qualifications needed

4 GCSE's A* - C (9 - 3)

Required experience

We welcome all applicants without any prior experience or knowledge in this area. You will need motivation to achieve and have a passion to gain skills enabling you to progress this as a career in the future.

This course is free to those aged under 19 years old.

Most people aged 19 years and over can qualify for free or reduced price course fees and there are grants and bursaries you can apply for to help cover the costs of coming to college, depending on your circumstances.

You can get more information at our Enrolment Events, by calling 0191 490 2246 or email us at start@gateshead.ac.uk

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