A beauty therapist (intermediate) is skilled in the most popular salon treatments offered including waxing, manicure/pedicure, eye treatments, facials and makeup.
The competition focuses on the role and tasks of a beauty therapist. This includes carrying out a range of therapy services which reflect both current and traditional beauty therapy treatments including facial treatments, make-up, manicure, pedicure, lash and brow treatments, health and safety and customer service.
See how competing helped Gold Medallist and Best in Nation Holly-Mae succeed.
Safe working practices
Effective interaction with the client
High level of skill and dexterity
Management of time allocation
Ergonomic working methods.
Our competitions are open to all so please register between 27 February – 24 March 2023
The first stage of competition is a remote or online test
Competitors take part in competitions in venues across the UK or online (where applicable)
Scores are quality assured and Finalists are announced
Competitors prepare and practise in readiness for the National Finals
The Finalists come together to compete in the National Finals
Competitors who are age eligible and have achieved the benchmark score will be invited to opt into Squad UK during December 2024 for the WorldSkills 2026 Cycle, subject to the skill progressing to the international competition cycle.
If you’re interested in being a Beauty Therapist then visit our Careers pages to learn more.