Beauty Therapy Courses London – All you need to know!
A career and job is something that we should all think seriously about – We spend most of our adult lives working; ensuring your job is something you enjoy and have a passion is extremely important! When leaving school we appreciate that not everyone is entirely sure about the career path they want to take and may and up in a job that they have no enjoyment or involvement with. The beauty of Beauty Therapy Courses is that you can still continue working your current job to ensure that any commitments be that financial or personal are still met and you are also studying towards something that you have a passion and desire to learn. Without the personal attachment to a job or industry, it often leads to workforces being unmotivated, unproductive and constantly wishing they were working towards something that they enjoy. It is never too late to change your focus and with the new laws surrounding adult learners there really is no better time to start thinking about a potential change in your career. Here at LBTA, we are here to support any decision you make and explain the whole process of taking any worries or stresses you have regarding applying for a course away. This post is here to explain exactly what we offer with our Beauty Therapy Courses in London and give you an insight to LBTA are, why you should think about studying towards a Beauty Therapy Course and some of the main reasons our learners choose this industry as a career.
If you have any questions about the Beauty Therapy Courses offered here in London then please get in touch with a member of the LBTA team today and we will be happy to help answer any questions that you may have!
What are the Beauty Therapy Courses we offer?
Beauty courses provide learners with a complete overview of all the skills needed to become a qualified beauty therapist. The courses themselves cover nails, massages, facials and everything beauty related. Our courses operate from state of the art Salons ensuring you have exposure to the latest equipment and technology.
Here at LBTA, we offer a variety of different levels of Beauty Therapy Courses – the two types we offer are VTEC Level 2 and Level 3 and we will explain exactly what these are further down the page. Our courses give you the technical skills needed and also provide you with the employability skill set needed to excel in the beauty industry and giving you that needed change in your career you have constantly been craving!
Why should you consider a Beauty Therapy Course?
Now that you know exactly what Beauty Therapy Courses are why should you be interested in becoming a qualified therapist? The beauty industry itself is worth over an estimated 15.2 Billion euros for 2018 and because of the sheer size of this industry means there are always jobs to be found and employers looking to grow their businesses. Working within in the Beauty interest provides you with the job satisfaction that is sometimes hard to find elsewhere. It is perfect for those who enjoy interacting with people and sees themselves as an extremely social person that thrives of being able to help others. With almost of the Beauty Treatments that are offered you are directly influencing people’s behaviours, confidence and state of mind. Beauty treatments can drastically change people’s moods by providing them with a well-needed boost from time to time. The job itself provides you with normal working hours that allow you to enjoy evenings and weekends and also reap the benefits of regular income which is perfect for saving up for things and also when applying for any mortgages or loans.
Depending on the type of person you are there is always the possibility to become your own boss and set up your own business – this is perfect for those who may not necessarily want to work in a fast paced salon but would like to build up their own clientele. One thing to note is that you will need special types of insurance for this called ‘Beauty treatment insurance for freelance’.
What are the Beauty Therapy Courses we offer here in London?
As mentioned above we offer two types of Beauty Therapy in London – Both of these courses provide learners with the exposure needed to get a full feel for what is available within the industry and pinpoint exactly what they want to head in to upon completion. Our beauty therapy courses operate from our state of the art Beauty Academy in Chichwick – This provides learners with access to the latest equipment and technologies available and also expansive treatment areas for our learners to get a full feel for what it is like to work within a salon. Below are the two Beauty Therapy Courses we offer with a bit of information about the courses.
VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Studies – This course aims to give our learners the necessary practical and theoretical knowledge to thrive in the beauty industry – we believe that students should know not only how but should also know why they are doing things. The units covered within the Level 2 diploma will allow our learners to be employed as a Junior Beauty Therapist. You can find out more about the Beauty Therapy course by heading on over to the link provided above!
VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Treatments – The main aim of our level 3 course is to again provide the practical and theoretical skills needed to excel in the industry. This differs to the level 2 as it provides occupational competence to a level 3 standard and also allows learners to potentially further their learning and go on to study a level 4 course. It is important to note that this is suitable for learners who are ver the age of 19!
If you think one of the above courses is something you would be interested in then why not head on down to our upcoming open days. During our open days, you will be able to meet the teachers and staff and LBTA and ask any questions that you may have – Alternative you can get in touch with a member of the LBTA team today!
What Careers can you head in to?
Our courses give you the chance to try out a variety of different aspects of beauty treatments and allows you to decide which is the one you are most interest in and find out which sector you would like to pursue and develop a career in. A certification in Beauty Therapy provides a great platform to build on. Below are some of the careers that you may not have thought you could head in to upon the completion of your certification.
Beauty Therapy Teacher – If your time and LBTA sparks an interest in teaching then you can become the teacher and provide learning to those studying towards their level 2 and level 3 diplomas and certifications.
Beauty Product Rep – This is perfect for those who are outgoing, confident and have the ability to sell. Not for the faint-hearted, this will involve pitching products to salons and explaining why a given product is a good fit for their clients, salon and why it is better than their current products.
Electrical Hair Removal – If your time studying lights up your passion for hair removal then there is a growing trend towards the removal of hair through electrical lasers – IPL and Laser Hair Removal is becoming even more popular within the UK and will help you provide clients with smoother skin.
Beauty Therapist – You may go to head into being a fully qualified and working beauty therapist – this will involve a whole heap of tasks from nails to makeup and massages to pedicures. This also gives you a good foundation to study further!
As you can see there really are a lot of different choices you can make upon the completion of your course! So, what are you waiting for! Start the journey to your new life and career with LBTAWe hope that this has been of use to you and if you would like to find out some more information on anything discussed then please do so and get in touch with our expertly trained team today!
Alice has a keen interest in beauty courses and enjoys educating people on the great courses at LBTA.