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Top Certificate Programs in Esthetician Training

A certificate is a level of achievement that falls below a formal degree in many countries. This qualification designates that the student has taken courses and attained knowledge of a professional subject or vocation. Depending on the course of study and where the certificate is earned, the duration of the program may last anywhere between a few weeks and a year.

What is a certificate in esthetician training? This program offers training in the knowledge and skills required for students to become beauty professionals who specialize in skin care. Some programs may focus on teaching students how to perform facials and skin treatments while others may also demonstrate makeup techniques. Advanced programs may focus on topics such as electrolysis, laser hair removal, aromatherapy, and acne treatment.

Graduates with a certificate in esthetician training tend to have good interpersonal skills that help them work with a diverse clientele. They can gain business skills, such as marketing and financial management, needed to lead and operate their own service or consulting businesses. They can also develop problem-solving skills, which are valuable in all aspects of life.

Educational costs for a certificate in esthetician training differ depending on the institution itself, its location, the depth of training, and the length of the program. Prospective students are encouraged to reach out to their schools of interest to request further information.

Careers as an esthetician are often found in the beauty industry, such as in spas and salons or in the retail sector. Students may find work as independent makeup artists and estheticians, as representatives for cosmetics companies, or as skin-care consultants. Highly talented makeup and skin-care professionals may find work in the modeling and fashion industries. Students with more medical training may find employment in dermatologists’ offices or hair-removal clinics.

This certificate is offered around the world, either through in-person courses at schools or through online programs. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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5 Results in Esthetician Training

Beauty Schools Of America

The Makeup Artist and Skin Care program is designed to teach the skills and knowledge required of makeup technicians in spas, salons, and as representatives of major make ... [+]

(Offered at the Hialeah, Miami, Homestead & South Beach campuses)

Program Objective

To prepare students to meet the State of Florida mandated requirements to become a licensed Facial Specialist, as well as learn the basics of Makeup Artistry. CLOCK HOURS: 300

Program Description

The Makeup Artist and Skin Care program is designed to teach the skills and knowledge required of makeup technicians in spas, salons, and as representatives of major makeup companies. Students learn to perform complete facials and skin treatments, as well as the basics of traditional and artistic makeup. The course teaches techniques and resources to use in order to meet client needs for specific care. Students receive practical, hands-on experience and learn professional business skills needed to succeed in a growing and competitive industry. Graduates possess the basic knowledge to become makeup artists, retail sales specialists, and skin care consultants.... [-]

USA Miami Beach Miami Hialeah Homestead North Miami Beach Lake Park  + 3 More
September 2019
Full-time
300 hours
Campus
Beauty Schools Of America

This Electrolysis program will prepare students to be able to work alongside doctors in the growing industry of permanent hair removal. The demand in this field has been ... [+]

(Offered at the Hialeah & Homestead campuses)

Program Objective

To prepare students for the Florida Electrolysis Council Examination to become a licensed Electrologist.

CLOCK HOURS: 320

Program Description

This Electrolysis program will prepare students to be able to work alongside doctors in the growing industry of permanent hair removal. The demand in this field has been steadily increasing since it was developed in 1875. While there are more advanced forms of hair removal, Electrolysis is still a very important method because it does not only treat all hair types with permanent results, but it is also the prerequisite to obtaining a Laser Hair Removal license. Students receive the necessary training to remove hair from the face and body using specialized equipment and techniques.... [-]

USA Hialeah Homestead Miami Beach Miami North Miami Beach Lake Park  + 3 More
September 2019
Full-time
320 hours
Campus
Beauty Schools Of America

The Electrolysis and Laser Technician program gives the student multiple licenses so he/she can become a highly marketable employee. Students will learn basic facials, ma ... [+]

(Offered at the Hialeah & Homestead campuses)

Program Objective

To prepare students to meet the State of Florida mandated requirements and for the Florida Electrolysis Council Examination so they can become licensed Facial Specialist and Electrologist, as well as to prepare them for the Society for Clinical and Medical Hair removal, Inc. to become a Laser Technician.

CLOCK HOURS: 650

Program Description

The Electrolysis and Laser Technician program gives the student multiple licenses so he/she can become a highly marketable employee. Students will learn basic facials, makeup artistry, and various methods of hair removal, whether it be temporary or to permanently remove hair from the face and body using specialized equipment and techniques. This program will prepare you with the knowledge to work in clinics, day spas, health spas and spa resorts or salons among other settings.... [-]

USA Hialeah Homestead Miami Beach Miami North Miami Beach Lake Park  + 3 More
September 2019
Full-time
650 hours
Campus
Beauty Schools Of America

The Comprehensive Facial and Makeup program is designed for students to achieve the highest quality skills in the field of Skin Care and the creative techniques that are ... [+]

(Offered at the Hialeah, Miami, Homestead & South Beach campuses)

Program Objective

To prepare students to meet the State of Florida mandated requirements to become a licensed Facial Specialist, as well as a professional Makeup Artist. To help students build their confidence and prepare them for the real world. CLOCK HOURS: 900

Program Description

The Comprehensive Facial and Makeup program is designed for students to achieve the highest quality skills in the field of Skin Care and the creative techniques that are demanded of today’s Makeup Artists. This course combines two disciplines to equip students with the knowledge, skills and attitude to work in a wide range of capacities throughout the beauty and health industry. Students will develop proficiencies in skin care, makeup beauty secrets that all professional Makeup Artists and Skin Care Specialists should know. Students undergo extensive classroom and practical training and will have the opportunity to use their skin care skills in a real life spa setting; ensuring they are fully prepared to enter the job market with the skill and confidence of a professional. They will also have the chance to build a portfolio in order to showcase their work and have an advantage when looking for work in this competitive field.... [-]

USA Miami Hialeah Homestead Miami Beach North Miami Beach Lake Park  + 3 More
September 2019
Full-time
900 hours
Campus
Beauty Schools Of America

This program includes the entire Skin Care Training Program. Hands-on skills including microdermabrasion, advanced skin care peels and chemical exfoliation, vitamin thera ... [+]

(Offered at the Homestead campus) Note: English only. Students must have a Skin Care License to apply for this program

Program Objective

To provide the student with the necessary skills to be employed in a medical or advanced clinical skin care environment providing integrated training in both clinical and holistic skin care. CLOCK HOURS: 750

Program Description

This program includes the entire Skin Care Training Program. Hands-on skills including microdermabrasion, advanced skin care peels and chemical exfoliation, vitamin therapies, ayurvedic facial treatments, herbology, aromatherapy and Body Wrapping. Theory classes are offered in product ingredient knowledge, medical terminology, pre & post-operative treatments, Clinical dermatology and dermal oncology as well as career development skills. Program Requirements... [-]

USA Homestead Miami Beach Miami Hialeah North Miami Beach Lake Park  + 3 More
September 2019
Full-time
750 hours
Campus