Facial Skincare Comprehensive Course

The extensive Comprehensive Certificate Course: Facial Skincare in partnership with Skills Academy will equip you with the skills needed to kick-start your career in the skincare industry. This course takes up to 19 months to complete and covers subjects like anatomy and physiology, as well as entrepreneurship. 

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Course

Facial Skincare Comprehensive Certificate

Programme Type

Provider Programme

Award Type

Skills Academy Facial Skincare Comprehensive Certificate

Award Issued By

Skills Academy

Accredited By

Not Applicable

Course Duration

19 Months

Entrance Criteria

  • Learners must be able to read and write in English

1. Introduction to Business English

2. Anatomy and Physiology

3. Professional Salon Skills

4. Facial Skincare Theory

5. Excellence in Service: Basic

6. Networking for Success

7. Entrepreneurship

8. Facial Skincare Technique

9. Financial Management: Basic

 

1. Introduction to Business English

  • Introduction to communication
  • Non-verbal communication
  • Business writing
  • Speaking, listening and reading skills
  • Meetings
  • Presentations
  • Work readiness

2. Anatomy and Physiology

  • About Anatomy and Physiology
  • Cells and tissues
  • Skin, hair and nails
  • The skeletal system
  • Muscles and the muscular system
  • The lymphatic system
  • The nervous system

 

3. Professional Salon Skills

  • Personal presentation
  • Effective communication
  • Verbal communication
  • Non-verbal communication
  • Observation skills
  • Communicating and working together
  • Written communication
  • Salon services
  • Dealing with customer complaints
  • The Receptionist – communicating telephonically
  • Assessment techniques and questioning the client
  • Questioning techniques
  • Face mapping
  • Contra-indications
  • Contra-actions
  • Hygiene and avoiding cross-contamination
  • Personal hygiene
  • Salon hygiene
  • Client hygiene

 

4. Facial Skincare Theory

  • Anatomy of the skin
  • Skin types
  • Skin tones
  • Skin disorders

 

5. Excellence in Service: Basic

  • Customer service fundamentals
  • Customer service skills
  • Customer management
  • Customer communication

 

6. Networking for Success

  • Understanding successful networks
  • Building networking relationships
  • Refining your professional presence
  • Bell ringing telephone techniques
  • Networking via e-mail and the internet
  • Networking power of self-promotion
  • Special networking challenges

 

7. Entrepreneurship

  • Entrepreneurship and small business management in perspective
  • Key success factors of entrepreneurs
  • Basic business concepts
  • The business environment
  • Identification of feasible small business ideas
  • The development and evaluation of business ideas
  • Determining the feasibility of the business idea
  • The viability of a business idea
  • Perform a viability study for a proposed business idea
  • The business plan
  • Setting up a business
  • Factors to consider when choosing the location of a business

 

8. Facial Skincare Technique

  • Hygiene and preparation of the treatment area
  • Face mapping and client consultation
  • Basic / normal facial theory
  • Collagen / anti-aging facial theory
  • Acne / Deep cleansing facial theory
  • Light fruit and acid peel facial theory
  • Galvanic facial theory
  • Oxygen facial theory
  • Facials for men – theory
  • Aftercare advice

 

9. Financial Management: Basic

  • Basics of accounting
  • The accounting cycle
  • The income statement
  • The balance sheet
  • Other financial statements
  • Budgeting

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Last Updated: January 20, 2020