The main aim of the VTCT (ITEC) Level 2 Award in Provide Facial Skincare is to enable learners to gain the necessary practical and theoretical skills in order to provide facial skincare treatments to the general public and to gain employment in the beauty therapy industry. This qualification is suitable for learners aged 16 and over and is designed to provide occupational competence at level 2. It also provides a sound platform into further training at level 2 and 3.
The main skills the learner will perform are:
? Facial skincare – to include consultation, skin analysis, cleansing, massage, application and removal of masks, adaptation of treatment to suit the client’s needs and providing aftercare advice
The learner will also develop knowledge about related health and safety and client care and communication which is essential to work and be successful in the beauty industry.
This qualification also provides:
? The related knowledge and understanding required to perform the beauty treatments listed above as well as understanding the structures that the learner will be working over in particular recognition of skin types, skin and nail diseases and reasons that may affect
whether a client should or should not be treated
? Opportunities for learners to focus on the development of their wider skills in a beauty
therapy setting, such as communicating with clients, working with others and problem
? Opportunities for learners to develop a range of skills, techniques, personal qualities and attitudes essential for successful performance in employment as a facial skincare specialist
Observation of practical treatment, case study, external exam and portfolio of evidence.
VTCT (ITEC) Level 2 Award in Provide Facial Skincare
We have a range of courses available as part of our Adult Education Academy.
There are many avenues of funding for our qualifications and they are bespoke to you and your financial and employment situation. More information can be found here. Please contact our admissions team who will be happy to talk you through your personal circumstances and eligibility. The government continues to invest into adult education and some of our courses can be completed free of charge (no fees) this means you will only need to fund you kit and uniform, sometimes that is funded as well. Don't let fees put you off as you may find we can help you on achieve your goals.
You will need to purchase a small kit for this course estimated at £100.
Our ethos is to serve our community providing courses and qualifications that will enable you to start a new career journey, refresh the knowledge you have or add to your existing service menu. We understand how hard it can be to return to college as an adult, especially if you have had a long break in education. Are aim is to make the transition as easy as possible for you with the help of our experienced expert teachers and assessors.
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