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Make-Up City & Guilds Level 2 Award

This Level 2 Award in Make-up is a vocational qualification which focuses on the development of the underlying principles and practical skills required in the industry. This qualification is about providing skin care and make up treatments. This qualification has been designed using the National Occupational Standards in Beauty Therapy. It is designed to deliver occupational capability and provide a sound platform from which to enter into employment or progress onto further learning or training.

Sameena

“I wanted to get a job working with make-up so I enquired about this course after my sister suggested it. I really enjoyed the course especially the make-up application and would recommend it to anyone who wants to work in the industry. Thanks to this course I am now working as a beauty advisor in London and loving it.”

Sameena Khan - Make-Up City & Guilds Level 2 Award

Entry requirements

You are either required to complete the City & Guilds Level 2 Award in Health and Safety for the Hair and Beauty or already hold a recognised qualification in Health & Safety (proof will be required).

To begin this course you will need to complete a basic skills test and will need to show:

  • A good standard of literacy
  • High level of presentation standards
  • Practical dexterity.

Course content

You will learn how to:

  • Maintain effective health, safety and hygiene procedures throughout your work
  • Cleanse the skin prior to make-up application
  • Apply make-up to support the objective of the treatment and supply aftercare advice.

Assessment methods

Assessment for this course is through assignment work/ on line exam and practical assessments on clients, once skills have been achieved working on peers.

Further study and career options

On completion you can build up your professional qualifications by adding other part-time courses. This qualification is looked upon favourably by cosmetic houses found in department stores, and may enable you to progress in that area.

Additional information

You will need to purchase a uniform, kit and text book to begin this course. A professional dress code will need to be followed at all times. You will learn all practical aspects within your peer group and you will be assessed on clients.

Course information & how to book

To apply online, select the 'Apply' button below. You will need to register an account and then you can follow the instructions on screen.

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
12 weeks 22/09/2016 Thu 6.00 pm - 9.00 pm £298 Brooks Hair & Beauty Salon J795 Apply

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