Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Skin Care and Facial Treatments (RQF)


The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Skin Care and Facial Treatments is a comprehensive program designed to provide learners with the necessary knowledge and skills to offer safe and effective facial treatments to clients. Throughout the qualification, students will undergo thorough training in various aspects of facial care and treatment.

Please read the full course description and entry requirements below.


Here’s an expanded overview of what learners can expect to cover:

  1. Practicing Health and Safety: Students will learn about the importance of maintaining health and safety standards in a salon environment. This includes understanding regulations, procedures, and protocols to ensure the well-being of both clients and practitioners.
  2. Effective Communication Skills: Effective communication is crucial in client care. Learners will develop skills in listening, understanding client needs, and providing appropriate recommendations and advice regarding skincare and facial treatments.
  3. Facial Anatomy and Physiology: A solid understanding of facial anatomy and physiology is fundamental for delivering quality facial treatments. Students will learn about the structure and function of the skin and other relevant facial features.
  4. Preparation and Provision of Skincare Information: Learners will be trained to assess clients’ skincare needs, prepare customised skincare plans, and provide tailored advice and information on skincare routines and product usage.
  5. Facial Treatment Techniques: The course will cover step-by-step procedures for administering facial treatments, including techniques such as steaming, extraction of impurities, and facial massage. Students will learn proper techniques to enhance relaxation, improve circulation, and promote skin health.


Throughout the program, emphasis will be placed on practical application, allowing students to develop hands-on experience and proficiency in performing various facial treatments. By the end of the qualification, learners will be well-equipped to offer professional facial services with confidence and competence.

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 two practical days at the academy, and thereafter engage in home study to complete assignments.

Course Costs:
The total cost of the course is £850. 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 Award in Skin Care and Facial Treatments

Progression Routes:

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

  • Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy
  • Level 3 Diploma in Combined Beauty Skills

Qualification Specification
To view the Qualification Specification please click here