Certificate in Facials

Learn spa standard facial treatments

100% online

Flexible study

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Why study Facials?

Have ever wanted to work in an industry that helps people feel and look radiant? Then look no further than our Facial course! Learn how to deliver spa standards facial treatments in the comfort of your own home or complete this training alongside your existing job too. Best of all, with this in depth skin and product knowledge you’ll be able to pursue a range of roles and industries, with these highly transferable skills!

Completing a Facial course online will equip you with both the theoretical and practical expertise to effectively service a full in-depth facial treatment, whilst increasing your knowledge to keep clients coming back for more. Whether you’re new to the beauty industry or ready to kickstart your own salon or home-based business, or you’re simply excited to nail this new skill, our comprehensive online course is perfect for beauty therapy bosses of all abilities.

Every element of our Facial course has been created by industry professionals, who will guide you through the essential training to deliver a high standard spa experience Included in your training is video tutorial, text-based learning and not to forget your professional beauty kit, all included in your course price. Unleash your inner beauty artist today!

Upon completing this course students will be provided with a Certificate of Attainment in Facials, which will highlight your overall understanding for this service and the individual skills you have achieved competency in.

Course Overview

24/7 Access

Enjoy self-paced and flexible studies with unrestricted access to your course contents. No matter what time of day you’d like to dip into your training, this education will be available to you.

Tutor Support

Studying online doesn’t mean studying alone. You’ll receive full support and guidance throughout your course, with tutors available for any questions you have via phone or email 6 days a week.


A custom-designed beauty kit will be sent directly to your door, with all the practical tools you require to complete your course and kickstart or further your career.


You’ll receive a Certificate of Attainment once you’ve completed your course. It’ll look seriously fabulous in your salon or to show-off to your employer.

Payment Options

Affordable interest free payment options available, or receive a discount when you pay the entire course costs upfront.

Course Details

Module One

Introduction to facials
Service demonstration
Preparation and setup
Customer service
Client consultation and legalities
Skin anatomy
Skin nutrition and products
Skin types
Skin conditions
Skin analysis
Cleansing the face
Steam and extractions
Facial massage
Mask and head massage
Toning, eye cream, serum and moisturizer application
After care
Recommending products
Cream and gel cleansers
Peel and granular exfoliant
Hydrating mask
2 x moisturizers
Sunscreen moisturizer
Hydrating serum
Toner and eye cream
Cleansing removal cloths
Extracting tools
Mask brush
  • You must have a computer and a reliable internet connection. If you do not have a computer or tablet, we can supply one

  • If you are under the age of 18, we need to speak with a guardian in order to enrol you

  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident

  • Be aware that some disabilities may affect your ability to study online. Please notify us so that we can fully support you with your studies

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All Canadian Beauty School short courses come with a Certificate of Attainment and a transcript of the units you have completed.

What you need to know about our gorgeous courses

24/7! There are no restrictions on when you’re able to access your course contents, as we want your training to be as flexible as possible. Morning, noon or night, your course will remain open for business.

You can if you want (and as an added bonus, you’ll even receive a discount if you do!) However, if you’d prefer to spread the payment we can easily set-up an interest free payment plan for you, which you can pay off fortnightly or monthly instead. But seriously, if money worries are holding you back from joining any of our courses, talk to our team and we’ll be happy to see if we can find a solution for you.

  • You must have a computer and a reliable internet connection. If you do not have a computer or tablet, we can supply one.
  • If you are under the age of 18, we need to speak with a guardian in order to enrol you.
  • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.
  • Be aware that some disabilities may affect your ability to study online. Please notify us so that we can fully support you with your studies.

Our Certificate in Facials course is self-paced, allowing students to complete it within their own schedule. On average, students typically finish the course in 10 to 20 weeks. However, for added flexibility, students have up to 12 months to complete the facial course, ensuring plenty of time for comprehensive learning and practice.

Facialists typically earn an hourly rate between $25 and $50, translating to an annual salary of $40,000 to $80,000. Those who own their skincare businesses can potentially earn significantly more, particularly in regions with high demand for their expertise. Typically Students who run their own business charge between $50-$100 an hour.

Starting your own facials business is easy with these steps: 1. Gain facials training and certification. 2. Develop a business plan that includes budgeting and marketing strategies. 3. Register your business and build a loyal client base by delivering exceptional skin care services and personalized attention.

Being a facialist is personally rewarding, as you provide clients with customized skincare solutions, boosting their confidence and well-being. It’s a hands-on profession that demands expertise in skincare techniques, allowing you to foster client relationships while helping them achieve healthier, more radiant skin. 

The requirement for a license to operate as a facialist in Canada varies by province. Some provinces may mandate specific licensure, while others may not have regulations in place. It’s essential to verify the licensing requirements in your particular province or territory to ensure compliance with local regulations.

Yes, an online facial course can match the effectiveness of an in-person one when it offers flexibility and engaging content, and provides certification upon completion. Our course is tailored to fulfill these criteria, ensuring comprehensive training that suits your schedule and delivers a fun learning experience.

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What Our Students Have To Say About Us...

I have so enjoyed doing this course with you people. I have a goal at the end and this course is allowing me to reach the goal. Wonderful notes with so much information and enabling me to focus on my goals. Great help from the tutors always available when need to ask what may seem like a silly question but never judged on. Thank you!

Incredibly happy with every aspect of the 3 beauty courses I completed, studying from home has been a lifesaver. My kits were gorgeous and very helpful tutors. I can now add 3 more services to my home-based salon! Super happy, highly recommend.

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