What will you learn in this Facial Skin Care: Skills Course ?

You will learn the characteristics of, and treatment for, each skin type and how to determine a client’s skin tone. You will also learn how to identify skin problems. This course covers networking for business, assessing clients, hygiene practices and professional communication.

Textbook costs included!

Textbooks can be extremely expensive and some institutions do not include it in the course fee. Not at College SA! Our study material and textbooks are included in the total course price, so you do not have to worry about sourcing your own textbooks. We will send you all the necessary study material to complete this course.

Course Cost and Duration

At College SA we offer you the following ways in which you can pay for your studies:


  • Total Price
    *A once off R950 non-refundable registration fee applies.

What is included in the course fees?

  • Text books and study material
  • Courier fee
  • Facial Skin Care Techniques kit items

Course Starting Dates

With College SA, you can start studying whenever you want: there are no specific course starting dates since we offer distance learning. Please speak to our Educational Planners about your enrolment and study options.

Assessments Information

You will need to submit a Portfolio of Evidence or completed assignments which will be used to determine your competency. Once you have successfully completed the Portfolio of Evidence or assignments, you will receive a certificate confirming completion of the course.

Accreditation Info

Status: Non-accredited course
Type & reward: College SA Provider Programme - certificate confirming course completion
Provided by: College SA
Minimum credits: N/A

College SA has put together a range of courses that address the need for affordable skills development. These courses, made up from a range of provided material as well as some of our own proprietary material, have been developed specifically for distance learners to help them gain skills. Although these courses are non-accredited, they are extremely valuable for many students since the information is relevant, up to date and will help you improve your job performance in your chosen field. These courses are typically more affordable than accredited courses, do not require formal exams to pass, and are often structured in such a way that you can level up your skills as you go along. They are perfect for self-development and will allow you to demonstrate to employers/potential employers your willingness to learn and improve yourself, thereby increasing your ability to find a job or get a better job.

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Entry Requirements

Facial Skin Care: Proficiency Course

What subjects make up this course:

What are subjects?

Subjects are the particular fields of study that are covered in a course. The subjects below make up this course and will need to be completed in order for you to complete this course.

This is the study material you will receive when you enrol for the Facial Skin Care Skills Course. Your study material for this course includes an ICB textbook, four study guides, three College SA textbooks and various assessment guides.

Facial Skin Care Techniques

This module covers different types of facials such as anti-aging, deep cleansing and oxygen facials. You will learn how to assess clients’ skin, how to prepare the skin for a facial and how to adhere to salon hygiene standards. You will also learn how to advise clients about caring for the skin after a facial.


In this module, you will learn about the differences between an entrepreneur, a small business manager and an intrapreneur. You will learn about the factors necessary for success in entrepreneurship, and the characteristics and important functional management skills that entrepreneurship entails. You will also be introduced to basic business concepts, the business environment, and feasible small business ideas.

Excellence in Service: Advanced

You will learn how to understand, monitor, and manage service standards across industries. You will also learn how to select, train and motivate service staff to meet service standards by understanding their customers and their needs.

Business and Office Administration

This module covers filing systems and record keeping, keeping an office inventory, and maintaining office equipment. You will also learn how to handle customer queries, communicate effectively, make travel arrangements, and arrange business events. This module also covers business banking and finances.