Course Objectives Become an Advanced Skin Specialist Move your career into Advanced Skincare or a Clinical Setting Learn to fully diagnose and analyse Skin Conditions Recommend the correct course of treatments for each client Understand
Become an Advanced Skin Specialist
Move your career into Advanced Skincare or a Clinical Setting
Learn to fully diagnose and analyse Skin Conditions
Recommend the correct course of treatments for each client
Understand the nature of ageing
Understand the causes and effects of ageing on the skin
Understand the causes and effects of degenerative disorders as a result of the ageing process
Understand how beauty therapy treatments and products may delay the ageing process
This 4 day Intensive Course is a Level 4 Award in Physiology for Advanced Beauty Therapy Skin care treatments.
It offers the opportunity for an in-depth study of the skin, advanced skin consultation, skin conditions and the impact of the environment and Ageing on the Skin. A natural progression from a Beauty Specialist or Skincare qualification.
The course will run over a period of 2 months to allow for the research, study and compilation of the written reports and assignments required. All course work provided by each student will be assessed by your Educator, and both the internal and external verifier from VTCT.
This course involves distance learning, research, study and portfolio completion outside of the classroom. We are recommending between 60 – 80 hours of extra course work to ensure full compliance with guided learning hours. It must be remembered that this is a Level 4 Course and the presentation and content of all work presented must also meet this standard.
All work produced must be based on your own research, study, observations, discussions and learning
Creating a Portfolio of evidence
As part of this qualification you are required to product a portfolio of evidence.
This course also has a final external paper which requires a minimum of 70% for a pass
The Core of Knowledge covered in this Advanced Skincare course will allow you to properly and confidently analyse, understand and recommend the correct treatments and products for your client. This 4 day course is a combination of distant learning, classroom teaching , practical work and an external VTCT exam. This is a Level 4 award and participants must already hold a Level 2, CIBTAC/ITEC/VTCT/CIDESCO or similar.
Our Tutor, Mairead Cheevers, has over 12 years practical experience and continues to work in a Aesthetic environment when she is not teaching. We have combined the Syllabus from the VTCT Level 4 Physiology of Ageing Course with our own Bronwyn Conroy Advanced Skincare Course to offer a unique course.
Pre-Course workbooks will be provided and an Assessment will be conducted on the first morning of the course to ensure each participant already has the minimum level of Knowledge required to confidently participate in this advanced course.
The Physiology of Ageing
Theories of Ageing
Causes and effects of Degenerative Disorders
Repair mechanisms of the skin
Diagnose Skin conditions
Understand the Fitzpatrick Scale
In-depth look at Active Ingredients and Cosmeceuticals
Determine and recommend appropriate treatments
Advanced Client Consultation techniques
Learn to produce an effective treatment plan
Sunday 4th February
Monday 5th February
Sunday 4th March
Sunday 8th April
Course Cost: €795 plus €175 for VTCT Internal and External Assessment plus Theory Exam
april 8 (Sunday) - 9 (Monday)
This course requires a deposit
Booking Deposit Required