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Skincare Specialist

August 10 - September 30

€300 – €1500

This course is suitable for those wishing to pursue a career in Aesthetics.  This bespoke training course will bring you from Level 2 to Level 4 qualifications.  on completion you will be able to progress to Advanced Aesthetic treatments.

Certification

Level 2 Award in Facial Massage & Skincare
Level 3 Certificate in Microdermabrasion
Level 3 Award in Anatomy & Physiology
Level 4 Award in Physiology of Ageing

Entry Requirements

No prerequisites

Course Content

Provide Facial Massage and Skincare
In this unit you will learn about maintaining and improving facial skin condition using exfoliation, skin warming, comedone extraction, facial massage, mask treatments and facial moisturising products. This unit is predominantly hands on working on different skin types and learning how to recommend products and future treatments.  All treatments are carried out using Image Skincare products.

Follow health and safety practice in the salon

The aim of this unit is to increase your understanding of health and safety and its importance in the salon in which you work. You will develop the ability to carry out a simple risk analysis, recognise a hazard, responsibly deal with the hazards you have found and follow safe and hygienic working practices. You will also need to be able to locate fire fighting equipment, first aid resources and have an awareness of fire, emergency and evacuation procedures.

Client care and communication in beauty-related industries

This unit is about client care and communication in beauty‑related industries. You will develop your communication skills to deal with consultations, complaints, client comfort and all forms of client care. You will develop a client‑centered approach to all your treatments.

Microdermabrasion
This unit covers crystal and Diamond dermabrasion.  You will treat the face concentrating on skin ageing, pigmentation, scarring and rejuvenation and body conditions such as stretch marks, cellulite and scarring.
Anatomy & Physiology
  • Be able to have knowledge of the skin, nails and hair
  • Be able to have knowledge of the skeletal system
  • Be able to have knowledge of the muscular system
  • Be able to have knowledge of the nervous system
  • Be able to have knowledge of the endocrine system
  • Be able to have knowledge of the respiratory system
  • Be able to have knowledge of the cardiovascular system
  • Be able to have knowledge of the lymphatic system
  • Be able to have knowledge of the digestive system

 

Physiology of Ageing

  • Characteristics of ageing
  • Intrinsic and extrinsic environmental factors
  • Ageing process
  • Repair mechanisms
  • Pathological conditions
  • Effects of UV
  • Degenerative disorders
  • Treatments to delay the ageing process

Assessment

For practical elements you will be observed by your assessor.  All your work must be collected in a portfolio of evidence and cross referenced to requirements listed in your Assessment Book.  An Internal Verifier will check your assessments to ensure evidence is valid.  A VTCT External Verifier will sample observations and portfolios. Practical observations will be assessed as per unit listed above.  Evidence of knowledge will be assessed through assignments.

AssignmentsTheory ExamPractical Observations
Facial Massage & Skincare YesYesYes
MicrodermabrasionYesYesYes
Anatomy & physiologyYesYes
Physiology of AgeingYesYes

Course Duration: 16 Days

August: 10th, 11th, 12th, 19th, 24th, 25th, 26th
September: 2nd, 14th, 15th, 16th, 23rd, 28th, 29th, 30th
+ one additional ate in October to be confirmed

Fees: 1500 E

Deposit 300 E

Balance can be paid in instalments

 

 

Details

Start:
August 10
End:
September 30
Cost:
€300 – €1500
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Venue

Advanced Aesthetics Academy
Unit 5 Waterford Business Park, Cork Road
Waterford,Ireland
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Website:
www.advancedaesthetics.ie

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