Diploma in Skin Treatments

Awarded by Confederation of International Beauty Therapy & Cosmetology

(CIBTAC) Skin Treatments aims to:

  • Give a solid foundation in Facial Treatments and Make Up
  • Support management professionals by giving them fundamental knowledge in this subject
  • Prepare students for new career opportunities in this area
  • This course also allows you to make a smooth transition to any of our many beauty and wellness programmes.

Upon successful completion, graduates of this programme can be allocated to salons to work as Facial Therapist.

The course consists of 1 units with a total of 100 contact hours. Courses are delivered face to face.

Course Syllabus
Course Syllabus consist of 2 parts- Theory & Practical:


  • Skin structure and skin function
  • Disorders & Abnormalities of the skin
  • Personal Health and Salon Hygiene
  • Cosmetic Science
  • Products Knowledge
  • Salon Procedures
  • Business Studies


  • Consultation
  • Skin Care & Analysis
  • Provide eyelash and eyebrow treatments
  • Classical Facial Massage on Face
  • Neck & Shoulder
  • Face Mask
  • Make-Up Techniques
  • After Care & Home Care Advice

Course Fees, Structure & Duration
The course can be taken within a minimum period of 4 or 6 months for Part Time

Payment Schemes:
20% Upon registration
80% On the date of commencement

Non-Tuition Fees

  • Examination Fees
  • Rental of Locker

Assessment and Examination
At the commencement of each module, students will be provided the assessment mode and weightings for the module.
Most modules have several points of assessment, which may include assignments, tests and final examinations.

Entry Requirements
The minimum entry requirements are:

  • At least 16 years old and above
  • Proficiency in English or Chinese

Graduation Requirements

Candidates are required to score a minimum of 60% in both theory and practical examination in order to graduate from course.

If the candidate is unsuccessful at the first attempt of any examination, they are allowed 2 re-take within a three year period. If they are still unsuccessful after that, the candidate must re-register and complete the whole course of study again, before sitting the complete examination. i.e. practical and theory.

Aesthetics International Academy will submit Re-Take candidate’s name, eight weeks prior to the examination. Re-takes can be entered separately or mixed with candidates taking the examination for the first time. Candidate is required to pay examination fee for every re-take exam. Students who successfully complete the examination will be awarded with the (CIBTAC) Aesthetician Diploma jointly awarded by Aesthetics International Academy and Confederation of International Beauty Therapy & Cosmetology, UK. There is no Industrial Attachment required for this course.