1st Year – Beauty Specialist Course

This
is the entry level to completing the health and skincare qualification.
It deals with all Aesthetic aspects of beauty. The Beauty Specialist
Course is an intensive practical and theory two year programme, with an
optional third year.

A diploma is only awarded on the completion of the second year.

The
first year training course provides the student with an in-depth
understanding of the primary theoretical and practical aspects of skin
and beauty–care therapies.

All
theoretical and practical sessions of this year are completed at the
School. In addition the students are required to complete a number of
case studies, do a project and complete a business plan.

Examination: ITEC International Beauty Specialist

Entry

We
accept learners with a grade ten level schooling. These learners will
be required to complete compulsory fundamental numeracy and literacy as
part of their first year training.

Matric – these learners will not be required to do fundamental numeracy and literacy.

Subjects

Theory Knowledge

Core Subjects

Practical Skill

o Anatomy and Physiology

o Dermatology

o Onyxology

o Physical science

o Cosmetic chemistry

o Microbiology

o Pathology

o Dermal nutrition

o First aid level

 

o Anatomy and Physiology

o Dermatology

o Onyxology

o Physical science

o Cosmetic chemistry

o Microbiology

o Pathology

o Dermal nutrition

o First aid level

 

o Professional skincare treatment  including face and décolleté massage,
skin analysis and professional masking

o Depilation applying hot, warm      and film wax techniques as well as other
forms of depilation

o Eye enhancement treatments including brow shaping, lash
and brow tinting.

o Dermal enhancement using electrotherapy

o Manual lymph drainage

o Basic hand and foot treatments including nail shaping,
cuticle treatments, massage and varnish

o Advanced hand and foot treatments including masking,
exfoliation, hot oil treatments and paraffin wax.

o Bridal make up application

o Corrective make up application

o Day and evening make up application