These short “Part Time Certificate Courses” are intended to provide the necessary skills and knowledge to those looking for a start in the beauty business or for the beauty professionals that wish to expand their knowledge and skills
LASER & LIGHT THERAPY
This area of the beauty industry is continuing to experience tremendous growth. Our program fully prepares its graduates to work as laser technicians in medical spas and beauty clinics. They may also be employed as sales representatives, be self-employed or do consulting work. Students will gain hands on experience working on the public under instructor’s supervision performing a complete range of skin and body services including: Laser hair removal for face and body, Photo facials for Ageing Skin, Treatments for Acne, Vascular & Pigmented lesions.
- General laser physics
- Utilizing laser and light technology
- Safety training in the use of lasers
- Client consultations/ medical history forms
- Pre & post service care
- Clinical hands on training and practice
FACIAL SKIN CARE THERAPIST COURSE
The ideal course for those wanting a career in the beauty skin care business. This course will teach you how to provide professional facial treatments along with personalized skin consultations and successful retailing of skin care.
Learn the skills and techniques needed to provide a variety of facial services to treat common skin types and conditions. Topics include: study of the skin, correct skin analysis, skin disorders and conditions, facial steaming, deep cleansing & extractions, European facial massage, cosmetic product knowledge, client relations and the business of skin care.
CHEMICAL PEELS WORKSHOP CLASS
Expand your service menu and knowledge of skin care by offering professional skin peels to treat various skin conditions. In this full day, hands on workshop you will learn how to work safely and effectively with different chemical, mechanical and enzyme peels to treat many skin conditions including acne, uneven skin texture, ageing skin, enlarged pores, rosacea and hyper pigmentation.
MICRODERMABRASION WORKSHOP CLASS
This very popular facial service is a good add on to your existing facial service menu and will teach you to provide this service with both the crystals and the diamond techniques. In this hands on workshop
SKIN AGEING CLASS WORKSHOP CLASS
Learn in depth about the process of skin ageing including extrinsic and intrinsic aging, free radicals, sun damage & skin cancer, cell communication, glycation, and hormones/ menopause. You will work hands on with the latest anti ageing treatments and know how to recommend the proper skin care home regime according to individual needs.
LIFTING ANTI-AGEING TREATMENTS WORKSHOP CLASS
Learn how to incorporate micro current, non surgical face lifting into your facials with the use of the “Compulift” a device that works on facial muscles to reduce sagging and improve skin tone. Combined with the advanced facial skincare from Italy” RVB SKIN LAB” this facial is the ultimate in anti ageing treatments.
ACNE & ROSACEA WORKSHOP CLASS
This class will teach you the cause of acne and rosacea and how to recognize and treat them safely and effectively. Learn how to choose the correct skin care products to treat younger /teens and more adult acne, safely extract blackheads and provide pre and post care recommendations. Also learn how to provide a manual lymphatic drainage massage useful for treating these conditions.
ETHNIC SKIN & PIGMENTATION TREATMENTS WORKSHOP CLASS
Learn how to provide lightening and brightening treatments for hyperpigmentation, dark spots, sun damage or uneven skin colour and dullness.
You will learn how to classify skins according to the Fitzpatrick typing method, the latest cosmetic ingredients and products to effectively treat pigmentation problems and associated disorders.
SENSITIVE SKIN & COMPROMISED SKINS WORKSHOP CLASS
This course has been designed to provide aestheticians with the knowledge of how to modify facial treatments to ensure a safe outcome and alleviate unpleasant side effects often associated with compromised individuals. Many people can benefit from skincare treatments designed specifically for those with highly compromised skins such as those undergoing cancer treatment, or who have recently undergone treatment, those with health related low immunity problems and also pregnancy..
WAXING HAIR REMOVAL COURSE
Learn the skills and knowledge of removing unwanted facial and body hair with the latest generation of waxes. In this hands on workshop you will learn how to work with both hard and soft wax to safely and effortlessly remove all hairs form various parts of the face including brows as well as body including legs, bikini, men’s backs, arms and more. An excellent skill for a beginner looking for a quick start in the lucrative hair removal business.
Topics include: the study of hair and hair growth, pre and post care, hygiene and safety precautions, time & profit factors, treatment room layout & equipment choice.
This is a hands on class to train those already skilled in waxing or hair removal to perform this very in demand service. Learn advanced waxing techniques featuring Cristina D’s painless wax system for hard wax. Learn the best methods to remove hair from the Bikini area. Increase your spa’s revenue with this highly sought after specialty service. This is a hands-on workshop, attendees should be prepared to work on each other or provide a model.
THREADING CLASS (NEW)
Still the favored method of hair removal by many cultures, threading works especially well on facial areas. Learn this specialized technique from our Master Trainer. This is a hands-on workshop; attendees should be prepared to work on each other.
SPA BUSINESS CLASSES
Sales & Consultations Workshop Class
Learn the secrets to successful client relationships in order to improve your client retention and increase revenue. In this workshop we will explore the behavioural approach with customers when providing consultation and treatment proposals.
Holistic Communications Workshop Class
Learn how to communicate effectively with your clients and colleagues to ensure success in your work and personal life