Focus Awards Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy (RQF)


When it comes to fulfilling your beauty training needs, look no further than The Beauty Training Academy. Our esteemed institution is dedicated to empowering individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in the dynamic world of beauty therapy.

One of our flagship courses is the Focus Awards Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy, a comprehensive vocational qualification designed for those aspiring to pursue a career as a professional beauty therapist. This diploma is ideal for individuals seeking employment opportunities or exploring the possibilities of self-employment within the beauty industry.

Please read the full course description and entry requirements below.


Hands-On Experience in a Real Salon Setting:
At The Beauty Training Academy, we believe in providing authentic learning experiences. That’s why our Level 2 Diploma program can only be delivered in a ‘real’ salon environment, ensuring that our students gain practical skills in a commercial setting. This invaluable hands-on experience sets our program apart and prepares learners for the demands of the industry.

Comprehensive Curriculum:
Our Level 2 Diploma covers all essential elements of beauty therapy, equipping learners with the proficiency to offer a wide range of services to clients, from:

  • Facial skincare
  • Enhancement of Eyebrows and Eyelashes
  • Waxing Services
  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Make-Up Services


Our curriculum is meticulously crafted to encompass the core competencies required of a proficient beauty therapist.

Knowledge Development:

Legislation and Working Practice Requirements:
Learners will gain insight into current legislation governing massage therapy and salon practices. Understanding legal requirements ensures adherence to industry standards and ensures client safety.

Client Care and Communication:
Effective communication and client care skills are vital for success in the industry. Students will learn how to establish rapport with clients, assess their needs, and tailor treatments, accordingly, fostering a professional and client-centric approach.

Comprehensive Understanding: Anatomy and Physiology: An understanding of human anatomy and physiology is imperative for delivering massage therapy safely and effectively. Students will delve into the intricacies of the body’s structure and functions, as well as common diseases and disorders that may impact treatment suitability.

Course Information

Entry Requirements:
There are no prerequisites for this course, making it suitable for complete beginners aged 16 and over.

Duration of the course:
Students will attend six practical days at the academy, and thereafter engage in home study to complete assignments.

Course Costs:
The total cost of the course is £2250. A £500 deposit is required to secure your place, and instalment plans can be discussed.

To reserve your spot on this course, simply visit our website and complete the online booking process. If you have any further questions or require additional information, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us at – 07376 421780.

The Beauty Training Academy is located at 57 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 8YW.

Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive a certificate as a PDF for:

  • Focus Awards Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy (RQF)

Progression Routes:

Learners who wish to advance their skills further can pursue progression through the following courses:

  • Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy (RQF)

Qualification Specification
To view the Qualification Specification please click here