The VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Cosmetic Make-up and Beauty Consultancy is a substantial vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as a beauty consultant. This qualification is designed for learners to gain employment as a beauty consultant, as the units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role. This is a vocational qualification and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a beauty consultant including the mandatory units; applying make-up and instruction of make-up, client care, and health and safety. You will also have the opportunity to further develop your understanding and skills by completing an optional specialist unit providing eyelash and eyebrow treatments. The structure of this qualification will enable you to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills required for the job role of beauty consultant. Throughout this qualification you will develop your knowledge and understanding of the skin, health and safety, client care and cosmetic products. You will also develop a range of technical skills enabling you to prepare the skin and apply a variety of make-up products using different techniques. You will also develop interpersonal skills that will assist you to communicate effectively with clients.
You will study a range of topics including:
- Applying Makeup
- Instruction of Makeup Application
- Client Care and Communication
- Health and Safety
- Eyelash and Eyebrow treatments
The Hair and Media Makeup department is an outstanding department who in 2016 won a beacon award for the outstanding teaching and learning.They have been most successful in a wide range of competitions and received a Gold and Silver finalist at UK skills.
The opportunity to attend masterclasses and workshops will also be available in subjects such as: face, body and nail art, hair skills and assisting Level 3 Media Make-Up students on location in theatres, fashion shows and more industry experience
Excellent communication skills and commitment to the programme Successful completion of a workshop prior the course.
You can apply using our online application form and clicking the Apply Now button at the top of this page. For more information support with your enquiry or application please contact Student Services by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 01709 362111.
- Level 2 Hairdressing
- Level 2 Hair and Media Make-up
- Those aged 19 or over may not need to pay fees depending on their circumstances. Find out if you qualify here.
You will be expected to wear a smart black dress code and bring along make up and brushes. Kits are available at an extra cost.
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