Canterbury College - Level 2 Beauty Therapy (Weekend Course)
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Qualification: Diploma in Beauty Therapy Level 2
Start date: 02/10/2023
Weekly hours: Saturday 9am - 3pm
Location: Canterbury College
Fee: Multiple Funding Options*
Duration: 1 year

Level 2 Beauty Therapy (Weekend Course)

What will I learn?

Studying on this course will provide a broad introduction to the Beauty sector, equipping learners with underpinning knowledge and skills. The course is designed to support progression onto further learning and ultimately into work in beauty therapy or other related sectors. 

The Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills by covering the following mandatory units;

  • Following health and safety practice in the salon 
  • Client care and communication in beauty related industries 
  • Providing facial skincare 
  • Removing hair using waxing techniques 
  • Providing eyelash and brow treatments 
  • Providing manicure treatments 
  • Providing pedicure treatments

How will I be assessed?

You will create a portfolio of evidence to display your achievement.

What may it lead to?

This course prepares you for further study and training in the Beauty Therapy sector. Achieving this qualification allows direct progression to a higher level qualification, and a career in the industry.

What qualifications do I need?

Learners do not need any prior qualifications or experience for this course, and all applicants will be interviewed and assessed on an individual basis. 

Part-time courses are only for students that are 19 years of age and over at the start of their study programme. 

Fees and costs

East Kent Colleges Group are utilising Adult Education Budget (AEB) funding, through the Government, to make learning more accessible for our communities, therefore: 

*Dependant on your income, this course may be available to you full or partially funded. 

Please contact our team to discuss funding options, email us at  or calling 01227 811197 or 811175


Those eligible for funding may also receive bursary to help with other associated course costs, such as kit. To discuss eligibility for this, please contact us by emailing  or calling 01227 811197 or 811175.


Entry Requirements

Please see our Group entry requirements

Contact us

We'd love to hear from you

New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent

01227 811111