Professional Certificate in Dermatology and Dermatoscopy for Aesthetic Practice

This certificate forms the foundation for correct skin analysis and selection of dermal therapy procedures within a cosmetic medical context. Lectures focus on skin physiology, the presentation and pathophysiology of dermatologic disorders, repair abilities and wound management. On completion of this certificate, students should be able to identify a range of dermatologic and cosmetic skin conditions in order to work within their scope of practice or refer to other medical professionals. The dermatoscopy section of the course requires the student to identify and examine a series of skin lesion slides to provide a holistic approach to dermal practice.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Explain the structure and function of skin
  • Analyse factors associated with skin ageing and common dermatologic disorders
  • Discuss the principles of skin healing and wound care
  • Discuss the aetiology of skin cancer
  • Apply principles of dermatoscopy to patient assessment
COURSE FEES AND PAYMENT INFORMATION

Total Course Fee: $850.00

PRE-REQUISITES / ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

There are no pre-requisites to apply for this course, however this course is most suited for those working in a dermal and/or health setting.

COURSE DURATION & STUDY COMMITMENT

The certificate is delivered over 10 weeks requiring minimum 3 to 4 hrs of study per week, though can be fast-tracked if time allows.

STUDY MODES AVAILABLE

This course is delivered online in a flexible, self-paced mode.

FURTHER LEARNING PATHWAYS

Successful completion of this certificate allows for credit (theory only) in the following nationally accredited qualifications:

To Apply:

1. Click the link below to download a copy of our application form
2. Complete the form
3. Email your completed application form to enquiries@aacds.edu.au

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COURSE AT A GLANCE

STUDY MODES

Flexible online study mode

ADMISSION REQUIREMENT

None

LEARNING PATHWAYS

Learning pathways with credit into nationally accredited dermal science and cosmetic nursing qualifications

COURSE START

Monthly intakes