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First CIDESCO beauty training school in Jamaica providing students in their pursuit of excellence in the industry with quality standards in training.

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Skincare & Aesthetics

Skincare & Aesthetics

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Course Overview


To prepare students to meet National and International standard requirements in becoming certified and licensed Aesthetician or Beauty Therapist. The program exceeds the requirements established by the National Centre for Training in Technical Vocational Education and is designed not just to successfully prepare the graduate for license but for successful employment and/or self-employment in the Beauty Therapy industry.

Course Units



  • Maintain a safe, clean and efficient work environment CSBCOR0011A
  • Prepare clients for salon services CSBCOS0001A
  • Plan and organize work CSBCOR0021A
  • Apply knowledge of cosmetic chemistry to beauty therapy treatments CSBBTH0103A
  • Perform interactive workplace communication CSBCOR0001B
  • Deliver quality service to customer CSBCOR0041A
  • Receive and direct clients CSBCOS0002A
  • Schedule and check out clients CSBCOS0012A
  • Provide facial treatments CSBBTH0052A
  • Apply knowledge of nutrition to beauty therapy treatment CSBBTH0093A
  • Apply knowledge of cosmetic chemistry to beauty treatments CSBBTH0103A
  • Develop treatment plan for beauty therapy treatments CSBBTH0054A
  • Provide facial treatments CSBBTH0052A
  • Apply knowledge of anatomy and physiology and beauty therapy treatments CSBBTH0043A
  • Apply knowledge of electricity to beauty treatments CSBBTH0113A
  • Provide advance facial treatments CSBBTH0033A
  • Provide temporary epilation and bleaching treatments CSBBTH0072B
  • Maintain workplace safety BSBCOR0113A
  • Sell products and services CSBCOS0032A
  • Provide lash and brow treatment CSBBTH0062B
  • Organize personal work priorities and developments BSBCOR0023A

Course Details


Class Days: Mondays to Wednesdays from 6:00pm to 9:00pm (Online – Hybrid) and Saturdays from 10am to 5:00pm (Face to Face).

Course Hours: Course duration is 10 weeks.

Course Cost: Course cost is $195,000 JMD

Course Dates


Our next start dates are:

February 24, 2024 to April 27, 2024

May 4, 2024 to July 6, 2024

August 12, 2024 to October 16, 2024


*Start dates may change throughout the year. Please confirm with our office.



The units outlined in this course are NCTVET curriculum based units. Upon completion of this course, The Face Place Institute certificate is awarded. The Face Place certification are clustered units from the NVQJ qualification plan.

Supply List


• 1/2 lb. Roll of Cotton
• Air tight plastic container
• Tweezer
• Facial brush/mask brush/eyebrow brush
• Comedone extractor
• Head band (white)
• Astringent/ witch hazel/ toner/ freshener
• Milky cleanser
• Vitamin E Capsules
• Mask
• 3 Spray bottle (small)
• Facial tissue (not puffs brand)
• Q-Tips
• Metal bowl
• Alcohol
• 6 facial towels (white) – 6 Wash Rags (for Male Clients only)
• Sunscreen
• 2 (white) twin size flat sheets
• Milady’s Standard Fundamentals for Estheticians (10 th Ed. ISBN 1-56253-8365)
• Lip Balm
• Zip Lock Bag
• White Lab Coat/Bush Jacket
• Massage Oil or Massage Cream