Course Description

Certificate in Skin Rejuvenation

Aesthetic Training Academy Ireland (A.T.A.I.)

Ireland’s most advanced skin care course

Another ATAI first for Ireland is our unique advanced skin therapy and rejuvenation courses designed to instil a deep understanding of skin science and practical techniques. Based on the new Level 4 format the course has core and elective components to tailor the structure to your existing skill set and your personal goals within the aesthetics industry.

Open to doctors, nurses and beauty therapists holding a Level 3 beauty specialists qualification or CIDESCO.

Level 4

We begin with the core Level 4 qualification a foundation to build upon and designed to meet Health Education England’s 2016 Qualification Requirements for Delivery of Cosmetic Procedures.

  • Module 1: Aesthetic Practice Core of Knowledge
  • Module 2: Professionalism, Law & Ethics
  • Module 3: Occupational Health & Safety
  • Module 4: Advanced Consultation Skills
  • Module 5: Anatomy & Physiology
  • Module 6: Psychology in Aesthetic Practice
  • Module 7: Topical Skin Therapy (AHA’s, BHA’s, Chemical Skin Peels, Cosmeceutical Products)
  • Module 8: Principles of Very Mild Chemical Peels
  • Module 9: Practice of Very Mild Chemical Peels
  • Module 10: Principals of Microneedling
  • Module 11: Practice of Microneedling


The theory side of the course is delivered through eLearning. It provides approximately 150 hours of CPD accredited learning where you can learn at your own pace and in your own time. Facilitated through a purpose-built learning management system for aesthetic courses it remembers where you left off. Throughout the course, you will be challenged with a variety of testing aids designed to help you learn while making sure you have understood each module’s content.

Practical Training

The course theory content delivered through eLearning, allows us to concentrate far more on practical skills. Depending on the electives taken, for example, IPL or RF will have an impact on the time spent in clinical training. As a guide, you perform 12 case studies for skin peels and 12 case studies for micro needling.

This is performed in a typical clinical setting, i.e. from consultation through to delivery of the procedure. Practical training days are Mondays, and Tuesday’s and an average duration is three to 5 weeks depending on electives from 10 am to 3 pm. We keep class numbers low, typically six people or under to maximise the learning experience.

ATAI Clinic

While it is not compulsory, we highly recommend after the practical training you attend the ATAI educational clinic to further your experience and hone your skills. Leaving ATAI feeling fully confident in your abilities and client care will make your viability as an employee far more attractive to potential employers. If you are setting up on your own, you will have much more confidence in your abilities to practice without oversight.


Our bespoke course is designed to meet the latest standards in training and meeting the JCCP/HEE code of delivery for aesthetics courses exceeds any single course available from awarding bodies.

The syllabus exceeds any single qualification available from ITEC, and by completing this course, you gain three ITEC qualifications.

  • ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Skin Peeling
  • ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Skin Needling
  • ITEC Level 4 Certificate in IPL for Skin Rejuvenation

Topics Covered

The Body

  • The Cardiovascular System
  • The Lymphatic System
  • The Nervous System
  • The Muscular System
  • The Skeletal System
  • The Endocrine System

Topical Skin Therapy

  • The Role Of Topical Skin Treatment
  • How Products Interact With The Skin
  • How Client Factors Influence Topical Skin Treatment
  • Associated Risks Of Topical Skin Treatment

The Skin

  • Skin Anatomy
  • Skin Function
  • Skin Physiology
  • Skin Conditions
  • Skin Management

Advanced Consultation

  • The Client-Focused Approach To Pre Treatment Assessment
  • The Role Of Skin Examination
  • The Importance Of Communication And Informed Consent
  • How To Recognise And Respond To Vulnerable Clients
  • The Role Of A Post Treatment Care Plan
  • The Importance Of Record Keeping In Aesthetics

The course is designed at a level suiting aesthetic medicine, regardless if you are a doctor, nurse, or therapist you will find the course rewarding.

Course Code ITREJ
College Name Aesthetic Training Academy Ireland (A.T.A.I.)
Course Category Beauty, Skin Treatments
Course Type Blended Learning - Mix of Classroom & Online
Course Qualification Level 4 Certificate
Course Location Swords, Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Co. Dublin
Course Fee 6000
Course Duration 16 Weeks
Awarding Body ITEC
Title of Awarding Varied awards
Entry Requirements We require an NVQ/ITEC/CIBTAC/CIDESCO Beauty Specialists Level 2 or higher qualification for beauty therapists. If you are a nurse or allied health professional that also qualifies you for this course.
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Course Provider

Aesthetic Training Academy Ireland (A.T.A.I.)

52a Main Street, Swords, Co Dublin Eircode K67 K7X6, 44 Main Street Bray Co Wicklow, Dublin, Ireland

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44 Main Street Bray Co Wicklow, Dublin
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