Your application

Find my course

Unsure what course to study?

You just need to answer three simple questions about your study preferences, interests and predicted grades and we can suggest courses that might suit you.

  • 1 Study type
  • 2 Your Interests
  • 3 Your Grades
Question 1

How would you prefer to study?

Question 2

What are your interests?

Question 3

What grades have you achieved or are predicted?

These results are a suggestion of courses you may want to explore but are by no means a definitive list and individual entry requirements do apply.

Beauty Therapy Diploma Level 2

Practical Vs Theory


Course overview

You will study both prac­ti­cal and the­o­ret­i­cal ele­ments of beau­ty ther­a­py and will become pro­fi­cient in per­form­ing a diverse range of treat­ments along­side giv­ing expert after­care advice and pro­mot­ing retail prod­ucts in our pro­fes­sion­al beau­ty ther­a­py envi­ron­ment. You will be taught by high­ly expe­ri­enced tutors who have a wealth of indus­try experience. 


Entry Require­ments

4 GCSEs at grades 3/D or above, includ­ing Eng­lish, maths and sci­ence, or a rel­e­vant Lev­el 1 qual­i­fi­ca­tion.

We will review each appli­ca­tion on a case-by-case basis to ensure you get a place on the course most suit­able for you.

One of the ways we do this is through a very effec­tive 6 weeks to suc­cess pro­gramme’ that oper­ates from the first day you start your course. This includes sup­port such as :

  • Allow­ing you to change cours­es if you change your mind in the first 6 weeks ‑sub­ject to availability. 
  • Mov­ing you between course lev­els if you are find­ing your cur­rent lev­el too easy / too hard ‑sub­ject to availability. 
  • Incor­po­rat­ing Eng­lish and maths GCSE resits in to your timetable if you don’t achieve grade 4
  • One-to-one reviews with your aca­d­e­m­ic tutor to ensure you are pro­gress­ing and achiev­ing well.

Our course enquiries and admis­sions team are avail­able at enquiries@​stamford.​ac.​uk should you have any fur­ther questions.

Poten­tial Future Career

On suc­cess­ful com­ple­tion of this course, you have the oppor­tu­ni­ty to progress to Lev­el 3 Beau­ty Ther­a­py, or Lev­el 2 Hair­dress­ing or Media-make up diplo­mas. You could also progress into the beau­ty industry.

Course Con­tent

The units you will study include: 

  • Health, Safe­ty and Hygiene Con­sul­ta­tion Tech­niques and Client Care Promotion
  • Retail of Prod­ucts and Services 
  • Recep­tion Services 
  • Man­i­cure Treatments 
  • Pedi­cure Treatments 
  • Wax­ing Services 
  • Facial Treat­ments and Skin Analysis 
  • Eye­brow Shap­ing Services 
  • Eye­lash and Eye­brow Tint­ing Services
  • Make-Up Applications 
  • Anato­my and Physiology 

Course Trips

Enrich­ment trips and activ­i­ties are sched­uled for the aca­d­e­m­ic year and will be advised accord­ing­ly at Meet the Tutor’ event


Infographic_Hair Beauty1 Infographic_Hair Beauty2 Infographic_Hair Beauty3 Infographic_Hair Beauty4



Course not quite right for you?

These similar courses may be more suited to your skills and interests...

© 2023 All rights reserved.

Web Design byBluestorm Design