Australasian Academy of Cosmetic Dermal Science
Overview1 Roydhouse St Suite 1a Arcadia Chambers SUBIACO, Western Australia, Australia 6008
The Australian Academy of Cosmetic Dermal Science offers various nationally accredited courses for Beauty Therapists and Nurses. All courses are delivered online via audio visual web lectures.
phone: view phone08 9382 4788
fax: view fax08 9382 4833
AACDS is a Registered Training Organisation located in Perth, Western Australia. We are co-joined to Western Australia’s largest cosmetic medical practice and day hospital. This unique learning environment facilitates skills development within a medical setting, under medical supervision and provides students with the opportunity to undertake clinical work experience.
Flexible course options and study modesAACDS has recognised the need to provide learners with flexible course options and study modes. The following courses are offered on a full-time, part-time or single unit basis with online or on-campus modes available:
The Advanced Diploma of Cosmetic Dermal Science
The Vocational Graduate Certificate of Cosmetic Nursing
The AACDS Certificate in Dermal Therapies
IPL/Laser Safety Officer’s Certificate
Curriculum development and deliveryAll AACDS courses are developed and delivered by various lecturers, each chosen for their specialty in a particular field. This includes cosmetic physicians, cosmetic/plastic surgeons, dermatologists, nurses, dermal therapists, psychologists, cosmetic chemists and business specialists.
Furthermore, AACDS has no financial interest in any of the equipment or products used in training. Likewise, no lecture is presented by company representatives, assuring only unbiased, evidence-based information is provided.
Industry experienced trainers/assessorsAll AACDS trainers/assessors currently work in a cosmetic medical practice performing dermal therapies and/or cosmetic nursing. This ensures our trainers’ knowledge and skills remain relevant and current.
Professional recognitionAACDS courses are recognised by the following key organisations in cosmetic medicine, beauty and government:
Australasian Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery
Cosmetic Physicians Society of Australasia
Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery
Australasian College of Cosmetic Medicine
Association of Professional Aestheticians of Australia
QLD Radiation Health (IPL/Laser course component)
Radiological Council of WA (IPL/Laser course component)