Type of Programme
• Full time • Contact
The minimum admission requirements to this qualification are: • National Senior Certificate (NSC), at NQF Level 4 no endorsements. Or • Senior Certificate with no endorsements. • National Certificate (Vocational) NC(V), at NQF Level 4. All modules are offered concurrently throughout the academic year and are compulsory. Successful completion of all the modules is required to be awarded the Higher Certificate: Health and Skincare.
The programme duration is 1 year and tuition is face to face. Dermatech tuition is scheduled per campus. Programmes are offered during the week on a full-time basis.
Textbooks and Study Guides
All textbooks, kits and uniforms are included in the tuition fees.
Enquire at your nearest Dermatech campus for a current programme pricelist.
Students must make provision for additional items such as stationery, supplementary examination fees (if applicable) and costs related to practical projects. Although all equipment, facilities and basic consumables are provided and included in the tuition fees.
Why choose this field
The Dermatech Health and Skincare Higher Certificate in Health and Skincare has been designed cognisant of the international standards of equivalent qualifications with the view to broaden learners' access into assessments offered by international bodies, should this facility be available at the operational level. Completing the Dermatech Higher Certificate in Health and Skincare will serve as foundation to enter the Advanced Certificate in Health and Skincare which forms the entry requirement for the international membership examinations offered by CIBTAC, ITEC, CIDESCO and SAAHSP
The purpose of the Higher Certificate in Health and Skincare offered at the Dermatech Health and Skincare is to provide learners an opportunity to gain experience and a qualification after one year with the prospect of entering the Health and Skincare Industry with the required knowledge, practical and marketable skills as a Junior Beauty Therapist.