Cosmetic Make-Up VTCT Level 2 course


Course available at venue below:

Bideford, Devon


(7 days)

Oct ’19 – Thurs 10th, Thurs 24th (Make-Up)

Nov ’19 – Thurs 7th (Instruct Make-Up)

Thurs 21st (eye treatments)

Dec ’19 – Tues 3rd (assessments)

Jan ’19 – Tues 7th, Tues 21st (assessments / exams)



VTCT Cosmetic Make-Up training course



This VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Cosmetic Make-Up (QCF) is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in; how to apply make-up, instruction on make-up application and how to provide eyelash and eyebrow treatments. To further enhance your practical skills you will have the opportunity to choose from the following practical units: provide eyelash and eyebrow treatments, how to display retail stock to promote sales in the salon. Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety practice in a salon environment, how to promote client care and communication in beauty related industries. You will also develop an underpinning knowledge and understanding of the practical skills learned throughout this qualification. The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in beauty therapy to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services.

Qualification options:

VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Cosmetic Make-Up (QCF)

Pre-requisites (entry level): 

There are no formal prerequisite qualifications that you must have prior to

undertaking this qualification.

Course format:                                                        

7 practical sessions / assessments + home study + portfolio coursework + case studies + written exams. Training material is accessed via our online portal

Course content:        

Unit UV20483 – Follow health & safety practice in the salon,

Unit UV20453 – Client care and communication in beauty-related industries,

Unit UV20419 – Provide eyelash & brow treatments,

Unit UV20437 – Apply make-up

Unit UV30438 – Instruction on Make-Up application

Unit UV20490 – Display stock

Start time:                                                               

The home study can be started at anytime, but please check out our current course dates on our website for the practical training element.


7 days


The home study can be started at anytime, please ask for available course dates.

Model Required?:    

Group training = No, students will work on each other.

One to one training = Yes, you will be required to bring a model along to the practical

training to practice your routine on.

Case studies = Yes, you will be required to work on models for your case studies.

Case studies:                                                            

You are required to complete enough treatments to cover the range requirements.

Exam board:                                                            

The VTCT (Vocational Training & Charitable Trust)

Career Opportunities:          

Self-Employed Make-Up artist / beauty therapist working from home, salon, Spa or Mobile.

Additional Costs:      

You will need to purchase your own kits, products and equipment in order to carry out your case studies and practice your skills. We also recommend you purchase a text book to  support your learning. You will need to bring your kits to the training days.

You will need to bring your kits to all training days.

Qualification gained:

A VRQ – VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Cosmetic Make-Up (QCF)

This qualification is mapped to the relevant NOS (National Occupational Standards), where applicable. This qualification is accredited on the qualifications and credit framework (QCF).  This qualification is a VRQ (Vocationally Related Qualification.)


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