Advanced Skin


Gain your Advanced Skin certification, the first of it's kind, through our leading training academy.  It will equip you with the essential knowledge and skills required to progress onto our specialist skin courses and kick-start your journey to becoming an Aesthetics Professional.

Course Overview:

The advanced core knowledge of skin was the first of it’s kind in the industry. The course was created exclusively by us in response to the demand from Aesthetic Professionals, Doctors and Nurses looking to advance their knowledge in skin types, conditions and treatments. If you understand the basics of skin but want to learn how to effectively treat Rosacea, Pigmentation and Acne with more advanced skin treatments, then this is the course for you.

This is considered to be the "bridging" course to progress onto the Level 4 skin qualifications and is therefore a requirement to complete our Level 4 Advanced Aesthetic Skin Courses. We also include some practical video demonstrations of various treatments such as peels, plasma and skin needling.

The syllabus will include:

Anatomy & physiology of the skin - learn how to analyse skin precisely and scientifically

  • The anatomy and histology of skin

  • A layer by layer analysis of the epidermis & Dermis

  • The importance of DEJ (dermal epidermal junction) in skin aging


Advanced Skin Analysis & Consultation

  • Appropriate consultation techniques

  • Recommended use of homecare products

  • Effective retail techniques

Skin Conditions - the physiology of skin ageing

  • The nature of ageing

  • Causes of effects of ageing on the body systems

  • Understanding photo-ageing and pigmentation

  • The real cause of rosacea and how to treat it

  • Hormonal influence on skin health and condition with a focus on puberty, pregnancy and menopause

  • Eczema and psoriasis

  • Sensitive/sensitised skin

  • Development and treatment of acne

Advanced active ingredients

  • Science behind cosmeceuticals ingredients

Advanced skin treatments (Theory of)

  • Micro needling

  • Plasma

  • Chemical peels

  • HIFU technology

  • Radio Frequency skin tightening

  • Laser resurfacing


Online (no time limit)

Entry Requirements:

Level 3 Facial Electrics Course.


Course Structure:

This course is 100% online based and can therefore be completed at your own pace, in the comfort of your own working space. The course will consist of video tutorials that will guide you through your learning and provide you with in-depth, advanced core knowledge that you will continue to use throughout your entire Aesthetics Specialist career. So get your notepad and pen ready!


You will gain an in-house certification that can be used to progress onto Level 4 and above courses.

Career Progression:

This course will equip you with invaluable knowledge that will allow you to progress and gain world recognised qualifications that can be used to treat your own clients and other professional areas of practice.


Course Fee: £450 + VAT​​