Facial Skincare Courses

Are you passionate about the beauty industry and adore skincare? Then it’s time to turn your passion into a career, keep on reading to learn more about our Facial Skincare Course.

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Facial Skincare: Short Course

Enhance the beauty of your clients by learning a wide array of skills in our Beauty Therapy Course. Study our course and become a qualified beauty expert in this thriving industry.
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Facial Skincare: Certificate Course

The Facial Skincare Proficiency Certificate is the 2nd level of our Facial Skincare Programme. Here you will also be able to learn a few skincare techniques.
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Facial Skincare: Comprehensive Course

The Facial Skincare Comprehensive Certificate is the highest level of our courses in our Facial Skin Care Programme. Here you will learn professional salon skills!
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Are you ready to take your passion for skincare to the next level? Just take a look at our Facial Skincare Courses. Not only will you get the skills you need but it’s all done with distance learning. Now you can gain knowledge without leaving your day job. 

What is Facial Skincare?

Much like the name implies, facial skincare is the act of caring for the skin and its overall appearance. It involves performing beauty treatments that will improve the skin’s condition. These procedures can be done at home, or sometimes skincare specialists are needed to perform more advanced treatments.

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Why you Should Consider Completing one of our Facial Skincare Courses

There are a number of reasons why you should consider enrolling in our Facial Skincare Course. But we are here to tell you about the top two, self-employment opportunities and distance learning. 

Self-employment opportunities: Our courses aim to give you the skills needed to not only perform your duties, but make you independent. Once completed, you will be able to use what you learnt to become an entrepreneur. 

Distance Learning: All our courses are done via distance learning, this means you study from home. No travelling expenses or having to sit in overcrowded classrooms. 

Facial Skincare Courses

Now that you know how you can benefit from our course, it’s time to take a look at our courses. Here you will find three excellent Facial Skincare Courses. Each with its own set of entry requirements and subjects. 

Short Course Certificate

This short course is a great way to get your foot in the skincare industry. In the nine months it takes to complete this course, you will cover topics such as anatomy and physiology, personal hygiene, and face mapping. 

Proficiency Certificate

This will be phase two on your journey to becoming a certified skincare professional. Your proficiency certificate course focuses on professional salon skills, and delves deep into topics such as skin disorders and how to treat them. 

Comprehensive Certificate

Our comprehensive certificate course is the last step. In this 19 month course you will gain knowledge of anatomy and physiology, professional salon skills and facial skincare theory. You will also learn the basics of financial management, entrepreneurship and networking for success. 

What are the Entry Requirements?

You’ll be happy to know that you can enrol in our courses without matric. With this being a course taught in English,, you will need to have a good reading and written understanding of the language. 

Career Opportunities With a Skincare Certificate 

Once you’ve completed one of our Facial Skincare Courses, you may explore the job market and find a title and work environment best suited for you.

You are not limited to finding employment at the spa at your local mall. No, there are several self-employment opportunities you can explore.

Skills Needed to be a Skincare Professional

Before commiting to a job or career, it is important to know what skills are required to be successful in it. Below you will find four of the most needed skills in this industry. It is important to note that because you are working in customer service, many of your skills will need to relate to different aspects of the job. 

Time Management

There will be many days where you will experience delays. Make sure high season and an influx of clients won’t overwhelm you by properly managing your time. With enough practice you will learn how to tackle your appointments without rushing or cancelling them. Time management is a skill that you will learn to develop over time.

Good Listening Skills

Many view a quick visit to the salon as a form of escapism and a way to relax, and skincare specialists often have to act as psychologists or counsellors. During skincare treatments, clients love to talk about their personal lives. Keep the conversation flowing and put them at ease in your presence.

Passion for Learning

Skincare specialists should have a hunger for knowledge and always embrace changes within the industry. It is important to keep up with the latest beauty trends and to incorporate them in their services. You will be expected to keep up with the times even years after finishing your course.

Customer Service

You love skincare and beauty treatments, but are you passionate about working with others? To succeed in this industry and complete your daily tasks, you will have to learn to love people and their unique personalities. All beauty and wellness jobs are based in the service industry, and many of the principles of customer service come into play in this job.

Create Skincare Routines With our Help 

Before you start creating skincare routines and recommending products, enrol in our courses and get the certification you need. Simply contact one of our course expects and get your application started. Enrolment takes no more than five minutes.

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Last Updated: July 8, 2021

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