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Cidesco International Beauty Therapist Diploma

If you are considering a career in aesthetics choose the CIDESCO INTERNATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAM now offered at Gina’s College of Advanced Aesthetics.


Our passion and commitment to the highest standards in our aesthetic education prepares students to take the International CIDESCO Examination leading to the prestigious world renowned CIDESCO International Beauty Therapist Diploma. The CIDESCO Diploma is the world’s most prestigious qualification in the field of aesthetics and beauty therapy. CIDESCO is an international association of cosmetologists, aestheticians and beauty technicians.


CIDESCO is the world’s major international beauty therapy association. The organization was founded in 1946 with its head office in Zurich, Switzerland to promote aesthetics on an international basis.

Since 1957, the CIDESCO qualification has set standards that have been initiated over the five continents of the globe uniting members on a national and international level. Today CIDESCO is represented in over 33 countries to promote the exchange of professional knowledge, new developments and information by organizing yearly international congresses held all over the world.



There are over 200 CIDESCO schools around the world teaching to the international acclaimed CIDESCO standards which lead to the prestigious CIDESCO Diploma. These schools must teach the CIDESCO curriculum and must conform to the high standards and requirements regarding the facilities, equipment and treatment methods taught.

Schools approved by CIDESCO International have to provide a training period of at least 1200 hours and follow a training programme set by CIDESCO. Students undergo practical and theoretical examinations which are invigilated by an international Examiner appointed by CIDESCO.

Candidates should be a member of their CIDESCO National Section. Contact Gina’s College for information on how you can enrol and participate in the CIDESCO Program. You can visit www.cidesco.com for additional information.


This world-renowned qualification is the pinnacle of professionalism, opening doors to many prestigious career opportunities all over the world as employers and clients recognize the value and skills that this achievement represents.




Gina’s College now offers the Advanced Aesthetics & Spa Beauty Therapy CIDESCO Diploma Course that prepares its students for the international exam. The CIDESCO Diploma is awarded to candidates who have passed practical and written examinations and have completed at least 600 hours salon experience. CIDESCO Diploma holders also receive a CIDESCO Badge that is instantly recognized worldwide as a sign of excellence.