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Cosmetic Make-Up — VTCT Level 2 Certificate

Course information

The Certificate in Costmetic Make-up is designed to prepare learners to enter a specific sector of the beauty industry as a junior make-up consultant. The qualification is designed for learners aged 16 years or older to support them in gaining employment in a salon, retial store as a make-up consultant/artist or as a freelance make-up artist. Students on the programme will also be able to study a VTCT L2 Award in Preparing to Run a Hair and Beauty Business.


VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Cosmetic Make-up

This course leads to...

Students will be able to progress on to a Level 3 programme of study, or to enter into employment or self-employment.

Entry Requirements

L1 or L2 Beauty Therapy
Entry 3 English and maths or GCSE grade 3 or above
A keen interest in Make-up
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Further Information...

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Course ID: 164073

Course Year: 21/22

Course Duration: 1 Year


If you are 16-18 years old at the start of your course, studying at The City of Liverpool College is free.

Aged 19 or over and unemployed or earning less than £18,135 a year? You may also qualify to join this course for free. To find out more, contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at

Fee for21/22 is 1136.00
In future years this fee may be subject to change.

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