Diploma in Skincare & Body Therapy

R 66,000.00 R 56,100.00

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First Year Subjects:
 Anatomy & Physiology l
 Bacteriology
 Applied Dermatology
 Cosmetic Science
 Physics
 Beauty Culture } Practical & Theory
 Hygiene & Sterilization & First Aid
 Business Administration l & Professional Ethics
 Professional Product Training & Knowledge
 Swedish Body Massage } Practical & Theory
 Facial Therapy } Practical & Theory
 Skincare treatments Mask therapy Facial Massage Electro-cosmetology (Introduction)
Eye treatments Eyebrow Shaping Lash tinting & perming
 Make up Incl. Professional Techniques
 Manicures & Pedicures Incl. Specialised Treatments
 Hair Removal – Waxing/Epilation
 ITEC Preparation & Revision

Second Year Subjects:
 Anatomy & Physiology ll
 Diet & Nutrition
 Exercise & Body Alignment & Figure Analysis } Practical & Theory
 Slimming treatments } Practical & Theory
 Advanced Facial Treatments } Practical & Theory
 Aromatherapy l } Practical & Theory
 Reflexology l } Practical & Theory
 Spa Therapy & Management } Practical & Theory
 Specialised Body products
 Professional Product Training Level II
 Electro Therapies } Practical & Theory
 Counselling & Listening Skills
 Cidesco Preparation & Revision

 ASSIGNMENTS & RESEARCH Students are required to complete a certain number of case studies in each of the treatments covered in their course, in addition to a number of assignments and research projects.

Continuous assessments are conducted throughout the training and the final assessment is conducted on completion of a programme to establish the competency of each student. Practical and Theory assessments are conducted in accordance with National and International requirements.

3rd Year Programme:
Our 3rd Year Course is a tailor-made programme specific to the Student’s chosen area of expertise. The Timetable will be based on the Courses enrolled for and the structure of the 3rd Year is to encourage the Student to think independently.

  1. Professional Advanced Spa Massage
    A series of professional Massage techniques, encompassing the various techniques available from around the globe and adopted in most Spa’s and Salons.
    These treatments are relaxing, invigorating, and aid in improving general wellbeing…
     African Rungu Massage
     Bamboo Massage
     Calabash Massage
     Indian Head Massage
     Poultice Massage
     Hot Stone Massage
     Lomi Lomi / Hawaiian Massage
     Baby Massage
     Pregnancy Massage
  2. Advanced Aesthetics in Skincare
    2.1 Module A : Theory related to the Industry & Electrolysis
    The Theory related to Advanced Skincare & Body Treatments using Aesthetic Methods available in the market:
     Advanced Skincare and Beauty Culture
     Epilation
     Botox & Dermal Fillers
     Skin Sensitivity & Acne
     Microdermabrasion, Laser & IPL
     Skincare Peels, Dermarollers / Microneedling
     Practical training in Electrolysis – an original system in hair removal – effective in creating an understanding of currents and working with pin-point precision before moving onto the advanced laser techniques. This uses needle and electrical currents to destroy the hair follicle.
    2.2 Module B : Professional Advanced Aesthetic Treatments
     Facial Treatments with the use of Professional Advanced Skincare Products to treat Ageing, Acne, Sensitivity & other skin conditions with the use of: Advanced Chemical Peels to treat various skin conditions. DermaRollers / Microneedling Microdermabrasion Demaplaning demonstrations are available but training is additional.
     Professional Product Training on Advanced Skincare products & technology
    2.3 Module C : Professional Aesthetic Laser Training
    Skin Rejuvenation, body contouring, slimming, hair removal & anti- ageing with exposure to latest technology in Beauty Technology & machinery Incl. the following:
     Cavitation & Slimming } Cellulite Reduction & Slimming / body contouring
     IPL } Hair Removal; Skin Rejuvenation; Treatment of Pigmentation, spider veins, acne & scarring
     Radio Frequency } to treat ageing, skin tightening & vaginal tightening
     HIFU } Non-Surgical Face Lift, Skin Tightening, Liposonix & Vaginal Tightening
     ND Yag } Tattoo Removal, Carbon Laser Facials, treatment of Pigmentation & Spider veins
     Plasmapen } Skin Tightening incl. upper eyelids, Removal of skin tags, removal of spider veins, & pigmentation, as well as non-professional tattoos.
     Shockwave } Erectile Vitality, Soft Tissue Treatment
     LED } Skin Rejuvenation, treatment of Pigmentation & Spider veins, acne & scarring, wrinkle reduction
     LLLT } Laser hair Regrowth. Co2 Coolift } Instant wrinkle reduction

Skills & Requirements

A personal interview is recommended NQF Level 5 qualification requires a minimum NQF Level 4 (Grade 12) or equivalent NQF Level 6 qualification, requires a minimum NQF Level 5 Applicants with less than the level 4 qualification, may only register for part time / short courses & modules Foreign applicants are required to obtain the legal Study Permit from the appropriate South African authority Subjects: Life Sciences (Biology) or Physical Sciences (Science) is recommended, but not essential RPL (recognition of prior learning) is in place at the College.

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2 Years + 3rd Year Specialisation

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