Overview

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.

 

The skills you need to demonstrate

  • Professionalism

  • Health and Safety knowledge

  • Customer service skills

  • Time management

  • Dexterity

  • Creativity

  • Attention to detail

  • Communication skills

Entry criteria

  • This is an individual competition
  • There is no limit to the number of entries per organisation
  • Competitors must be familiar with the core competencies below and are enrolled in a programme of study working towards Beauty Therapy Level 2 in the last 12 months

 

How it works

Our competitions are open to all so please register before 14 May

The first stage of competition is a remote or online test (where applicable)

Competitors take part in competitions at their local college, training provider centre or work place, or, take part in an online competition

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

Those who are age eligible and have achieved the benchmark score will be invited to opt into Squad UK during the WorldSkills Lyon 2024 cycle

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Register your interest

  • Registration for our competitions 2021 will open on 19 April 2021. Register your interest today and we'll remind you when we open.
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