Course Content

Knowledge:

Beauty therapy industry, legal and organisational requirements: use of tools, equipment, materials and products; the structure and function of the skin and hair, the techniques, tools and equipment used within different beauty therapy treatments.

Skills:

Provide waxing, hand, nail, foot, facial, eyelash, eyebrow treatments, provide make-up application, provide basic massage treatments.

Behaviours:

Personal and professional ethics: demonstrates a commitment to quality, maintains honesty, integrity and confidentiality

Flexible and positive attitude: Adapts positively to changing work priorities and patterns when new tasks need to be completed or requirements change.

Maintain client care principles and practices: show clients/customers respect at all times and in all circumstances, demonstrate client empathy, sensitivity and awareness.

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Eligibility

Those with an annual wage bill of less than £3m do not pay the Apprenticeship Levy. Instead, 95% of each apprenticeship is funded by the government whilst a 5% investment is required by the employer to enhance the skills of their employee.

  • Employers are also be eligible for a £1000 incentive payment if the apprentice is aged 16 – 18.
  • Employers with less than 50 employees and where the apprentice is aged 16 – 18, the government will fund 100% of the apprentice and are eligible for a £1000 incentive payment.
  • Employers with those aged 19+ the government will continue to fund 95% of the apprenticeship programme whilst a 5% investment is required by the employer.

Businesses can manage this through the Apprenticeship Service online account.

Take a look at our Guide to Supporting Smaller Employers PDF.

For more information and guidance on this service then please get in touch with our team, who can give you further information.