This course is designed for students who are able to attend the college on a full time basis. Attending full time allows the student to study all aspects of facial therapy, body therapy and electrolysis in a one year course commencing in September and ending in June with examinations leading to CIDESCO, CIBTAC and ITEC International Diplomas.


Facial Therapy:

  • Cleansing
  • Exfoliation techniques
  • Skin Mapping
  • Lash and Brow Treatments
  • Deep Cleansing
  • Facial Electrotherapy
  • Facial Massage including décolleté and neck
  • Mask Treatment
  • Make Up
  • Manicure/Pedicure
  • Waxing Treatments
  • Consultation
  • Generic areas of study


Body Therapy:

  • Body Analysis
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Swedish Body Massage
  • Diet and Nutrition
  • Body Electrotherapy
  • Body Exfoliation and body brushing
  • Anti Cellulite treatments and Body Masks
  • Generic Areas of Study



  • Study of the structure of hair
  • Areas of treatment
  • Consultation and Contra Indications
  • Client Care
  • Causes of Hair Growth
  • Aftercare and Homecare
  • Short wave Diathermy Treatment
  • Blend Treatment
  • Generic Areas of Study


Generic Areas of Study:

  • First Aid
  • Hygiene
  • Client Care and Ethics
  • Cosmetic Science
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Electricity
  • Salon Procedures and Management



General Information

Case study with reaction must be submitted.
Project -  Students are required to write a project of at least 4000 words on a subject relevant to the study of Beauty Therapy

The C.I.D.E.S.C.O. Diploma is awarded to students who have passed the CIDESCO Examinations 

Enrolment for the Full Time CIDESCO course takes place throughout the year.   Please contact the College to arrange an Interview . 


Additional courses – Also available to CIDESCO students

  • Reflexology
  • Hot Stone Massage
  • Spa Therapy
  • Threading
  • Gel Polish
  • Spray Tanning
  • Advanced make-up techniques
  • Nail Technology
  • Advanced Waxing
  • Brow Lamination

Additional information on cost and availability of these courses is available from the College.


***College Kits and Exam Fees are an additional cost ***


Deposits and course fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.


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