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Hair and Beauty

Providing a Manicure Service Level 2 Award Part-time

In Brief

Start Date /

Start dates and times TBC. Apply for further details.

Entry requirements

Entry to this course will require you to hold at least a Level 1 or equivalent qualification and you should have a good level of English.

You will achieve

You will achieve a VTCT Level 2 Award in Manicure Services.

Course overview

This course is designed to develop your knowledge and skills in providing a manicure service. Manicures are a timeless treatment and being qualified in providing this service could open new career opportunities for you.

Course content

As part of this course, you will study:

  • Health and safety
  • Consultation and product knowledge
  • Manicure treatment
  • Additional treatments (Hand mask, paraffin wax mask and hot oil)
  • French and dark polish
  • Science – skin, nail structure, bones/muscles of the hand/ arm, blood, and lymphatic system

You will be assessed by completing written tasks and tests, plus successfully completing a practical assessment.

To study this course, you will need:

  • Manicure equipment (This will be provided, but you can purchase it if you wish)
  • Professional uniform
  • Pens, paper and folder

More details about equipment and uniform will be shared with you upon enrolment.

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
S70 2AX

After completing this course, you could progress onto study another of our part-time courses. We offer lots of Hair and Beauty courses, including Level 2 Awards in Facial Massage and Skincare; Providing a Pedicure Service; Eyebrow and Eyelash Tinting; Eye; Beauty Therapy and Nail Technology.

How much does the course cost?

This course costs £390. Funding may be available, subject to eligibility.

19+ Students

Aged 19 or over and thinking about further education?

You may be eligible for free or reduced course fees . Please refer to our page ‘paying for your course.’

Extra information

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk

Barnsley College has a range of sports opportunities for all students to take part in, gain professional training and compete nationally and internationally. We also have a state-of-the-art fitness village, Honeywell Sports Village where students can make use of our fitness suite, spinning studio and classes for competitive rates. You don’t have to be studying sport to get involved in the Sports Academy.

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Providing a Manicure Service Level 2 Award Part-time

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