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Intermediate Apprenticeship in Beauty Therapy

The apprentice will gain both technical knowledge and real practical experience, along with functional and personal skills. These are acquired through a mix of learning in the workplace, formal off-the-job training and academic study at college.

Apprentices will be required to carry out basic treatments in the salon which will include-

Waxing, hand and nail treatments, foot treatments, facial and skin care treatments, eyelash and eyebrow treatments, makeup application, basic massage treatments. The apprentice will work alongside the therapist in a salon and assist them with all beauty therapy services.

You must have already secured a position, before enquiring about an apprenticeship. If you’re looking to secure a job, apprenticeship vacancies can be found here.

We can also help you find an employer and we hold information sessions where you can register your interest in an apprenticeship. We will contact you when appropriate vacancies occur, giving you a head start on the competition.

To find out more contact the apprenticeship team on:
01535 685 035 or

Cost N/A
When Flexible start dates Duration12 - 15 months
Level2 AttendanceFull time employment with day release time
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Standard Title:

Beauty Therapist



Level 2 Diploma for Beauty Professionals

Apprentices will be visited approximately once a month in the workplace to carry out reviews and gather workplace evidence. It is a requirement that 20% of working hours per week is spent away from the working role to concentrate on any development activities set.



Via observed competency in completing practical tasks or completion of knowledge based booklets, externally set exam paper, production of work documents and writing reports evidenced through an online portfolio and completion of and end point assessment.

No formal entry requirements however grades A*-C would be preferable.

Typically job roles will include; beauty therapist

The course is delivered on a day release basis at Keighley College alongside full time employment.

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Keighley College

Bradford Road, Keighley
West Yorkshire BD21 4HQ United Kingdom

Tel: 01535 685000
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