City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma inBeauty Therapy

This course covers all essential beauty therapies.

You begin by practicing on one another to develop your skills. You will then progress to external clients which further enhances your skills and prepares you for either Level 3 or industry.

Optional additional courses are offered throughout the year for example gel nails and ear piercings.

Course Content

The City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy is a vocational course taught by lecturers who are experts in the beauty sector. It gives you the opportunity for hands-on learning in our industry-standard Training Salons, as well as a chance to complete external work experience.

Beauty Therapy at level 2 includes:

  • Facials
  • Tanning
  • Waxing
  • Eye treatments
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Make-up
  • Nail Art
  • Health and safety
  • Client care and communication
  • Retailing and reception duties
  • Anatomy and Physiology


This course offers

  • The chance to train in industry-standard salons
  • Opportunities to complete work experience
  • Lecturers who are experts in the industry

Entry Requirements

  • Three GCSEs at grade D/3 or above, one being in English or Maths OR a Level 1 Beauty Diploma.

Please contact the International Admissions Office for further advice.

Progression Opportunities

You can progress on to Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy or an Apprenticeship in the beauty sector.


Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct, the College accepts no liability for any errors or omissions. Please note that details are subject to change without notice with regard to the provision of courses, course times and dates and the fees and charges levied.

Key Facts


  • September 2023

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time



Course Duration:

1 Year

Programme Costs:

  • The fees for this course are currently being confirmed.

Please contact the International Team for more information.

College Course Code:

  • 23/24QFG5021


The teachers have taught me very well, and they make sure to keep lessons interesting. The facilities available at the college would be of interest to any potential student. The college also has very pleasant staff, and offers great opportunities in terms of progression.

Rishika Tripathi

United Arab Emirates