Beauty Professional Level 2 Apprenticeship

Retail and Commercial Enterprise

Retail and Commercial Enterprise
Retail and Commercial Enterprise

What will you be working towards?

Code 1
Qualification Type NVQ and Relevant Components
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


The Beauty industry is vibrant, dynamic and fast paced offering fantastic employment and training opportunities. This course aims to prepare candidates for working in the beauty industry, with the option of progressing onto Level 3 Beauty, Nails or Media Makeup.  Training for all apprentices will be work-based in a commercial salon, where they work as part of the salon team, combined with training sessions at True Beauty Academy.   You will be employed for a minimum of 30 hours per week in a salon.


Apprentices will complete a qualification in Beauty Therapy at Level 2, and Functional Skills in Maths and English. Your professionalism and communication skills will also be developed. The apprenticeship culminates with an end of course assessment.

All apprentices must spend a minimum of 20% of their working time undertaking paid training, that is, training that takes place away from their normal work duties. This includes attending the Academy, having 1-1 training in their salon and attending specific training course e.g. Dermalogica.

There are 2 routes available for Beauty Apprenticeships

       * Beauty General



Eye Treatments including Classic Lash Extensions





• Nail Services 



Nail Enhancement System (Acrylic)

Nail Art

Your next steps...

Having your own salon, being self-employed or working as an employed stylist, cruise ships, TV and fashion shoots, teaching or being a product rep are just a few examples.