Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy


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Course fee: £1040 (deposit £250)

Assessment fee (Cottage): £200

Assessment fee (awarding body): £600

Resulting qualification: Cottage Diploma total £1240VTCT total £1640

Course information


Enrol on the level 2 Diploma or NVQ. Just perfect for anyone wishing to embark on a new career in the beauty industry. It is usually required by salon employers and also suits home based or mobile therapists. Your course will include 6 practical units plus 2 theory units. You can view the dates of the units on the individual course timetable. The maximum number on a course is 6 making sure you receive lots of individual care and attention.

The Cottage Training Centre has 2 venues one at Park Gate near Southampton and Rural Retreat based in Otterbourne, Winchester. We pride ourselves on high professional standards and a lovely working environment. You have up to 2 years to complete this diploma although many students have achieved this within one year, even 6 months. Lisa and Nicki will help you design a training schedule that fits in with your current lifestyle, please book an appointment to discuss. After attending the training centre for each practical unit you will complete case studies on friends and family to develop confidence and skill.

The majority are day time courses commencing at 09.30/ 10.00am. You will be fully supported from enrolment to final qualification but must appreciate the commitment to practice and home study. A non-refundable deposit of £250 is required and the remaining costs can be paid in instalments over 6 months. The product and equipment kits can be purchased at the outset or as you study each unit.





Lash and brow treatments

Foundation make up

Facial massage and skincare


An option to exclude make up and add in tanning & Lash lift instead


Health and safety practice in the salon

Client care and communication


Supporting anatomy and physiology


Please contact the centre to discuss the dates and programme.