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AB30139 or iBT3C13


Training Academy                   Beauty Holistic Complimentary Aesthetic Teaching​                      VTCT ABT Beauty Guild ITEC

The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Micro Dermabrasion Treatments is a technical level qualification for learners seeking a career as an employed and/or self-employed beauty/massage therapist. This qualification is based on the beauty therapy National Occupational Standards (NOS) and is approved and supported by the Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA), the standard setting body for hair, beauty, nails and spa qualifications as being fit for purpose for preparing learners for a career as beauty therapist 

Entry onto this qualification can be via previous attainment of a Level 2 qualification in beauty therapy and/or a successful skills test and interview.


See below for Payment options


The course runs over 2 class days.

Dates on Enquiry

NOTE: Our flexible system allows us to run courses at flexible times, so please enquire about dates that are of interest to you. Please Enquire.


The course runs over 4 weeks duration which includes 2 class days and can be modified due to student time constraints. Course work is by way of live class participation for both theory and practical assessment. There is an aspect of online activity which allows students to study and participate at their own pace. All assessment is logged within a portfolio which is collated and marked by your tutor. Ongoing tutor support is given throughout.

During the course you will be given instruction on the various forms of equipment which include diamond peel, crystal and skin peel, their benefits and uses.

Micro dermabrasion is used both within the beauty salon and aesthetic clinics to exfoliate the skin on a deeper level than skin brushing and product exfoliation. It has proved to be beneficial for problematic skin types and is often used in conjunction with other treatments. It is used for deep cleansing and to improve light scarring, pigmentation, sun damage, uneven skin tone and stretch marks amongst others. You will be guided through the correct protocols for treatment and discussion given to its uses. This treatment has proven to be an excellent tool for ongoing facial and body treatments and can be used safely between other non-evasive treatments.

Our tutors have a high level of experience within the Beauty field both in education and industry and will teach you to the same standards as found in higher education.  This coupled with your input will allow you to progress to a level expected for certification.

You will complete the following units

  • Provide Micro dermabrasion

  • Client communication

  • Health and safety

  • Physiology of aging


How you will be assessed?

Theory assessment is through ongoing assignments some of which is done as online student portal. Practical observation takes place at the school, however part of ongoing practical will be completed as distance learning.  All evidence is collated by way of a student portfolio which your tutor has access too. Ongoing support will be given throughout the duration of the course. This course is also suitable for both live class and distance learners. For those learners who do not have access to computers can submit by paper form. Please enquire for details.


Entry Requirements

  • Level 2 beauty Therapy certificate

  • Students should be 16 years and over

  • Student should possess a good command of English

  • Student should have a satisfactory level of education



  • 2 days live class over 4 weeks – 10am - 5pm

  • Ongoing home study – 4 weeks duration

  • End test


Further study - Entry

  • Level 3 certificates and diplomas

  • Level 4 skin blemish removal

  • Level 4 Beauty Therapy



Deposit is £50, deductible from the Total Course Fee amount.

Includes VTCT registration fee, exam/assessment fee, learning pack.

Course payments must be made in full before awarding the certificate can be fulfilled.

2 Payment options are available for courses. A payment agreement must be completed  and all relevant payments must be paid prior to course commencement. 

1 PAYMENT - Payment should be made before your selected course starts.

PAYMENT PLAN - Find out about option to Pay by Instalments


Payment to be made before course starts


to apply for a finance arrangement

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