Skin Care Therapist Certificate

Advanced Skin Care Certificate

Course Outline

This Advanced Skin Care certificate course provides students with in depth advanced training for various types of exfoliation and skincare treatments.

All About the Skin Academy provides a theoretical and practical approach to advanced learning in a clinical setting. The Advanced Skin Care certificate course is an in depth one on one course teaching advanced skin treatments and the professionalism involved in appropriate client care. This course will provide students with an understanding of the layers of the skin and the abnormalities associated with the skin as we mature and the aging process occurs. The learner will be able to recognize the skin conditions and apply different forms of specialized treatments to improve the skin.

The training includes skin anatomy and physiology, advanced skin care, skin typing, sanitation, disinfection and the use of state-of-the-art technology such as SilkPeel and Diamondtome. Students will learn safety fundamentals, how to perform consultations with clients, pre and post care charting and documenting the progress of clients.

Within a Clinical setting the student will focus on hands on treatments that are in line with the current industry demands and standards. Treatments include Microdermabrasion, dermal infusion and various types of chemical peels.


• Sanitation and Disinfection
• Introduction to skin care
• Skin typing and classifications
• Wound healing
• Microdermabrasion (Diamond Tip)
• Dermal Infusion
• Chemical Peel treatments

In Class Practical

• Client Consultations
• Pre and Post treatment protocols
• Microdermabrasion treatments
• Dermal Infusion (silk peel)
• Chemical Peels
• Indications and Contraindications
• Treatment protocols
• Pretreatment and Post-care
• Client preparation and set up
• Sanitization and disinfection
• Business planning, pricing services and marketing
• S.O.A.P Charting

Course Length

25 hours Theory and Practical (In clinical setting).

The successful graduate will be well versed in the skills needed to be successful in the beauty industry.


Medical Aesthetics Diploma required for this certificate course.
Recommended Grade 12 graduate or Mature Student (18 years +)

Graduates will receive a certificate upon a completion of this course. A passing mark of 80% is required on all tests for completion.