Soins esthétiques

Number of credits


Number of contact hours allotted for specific training

450 Hours


In effect until June 30th, 2018

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To enable the students to acquire the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to plan and carry out various electrolysis techniques such as the blend method; to know the effects of the various techniques and the decisions to be made to perform electrolysis care safely and efficiently; to understand the relation between systemic pathologies, the functions of the skin and the physiological effects of electrical currents, as well as the underlying scientific principles related to their safe and effective use; to develop the competencies related to psychology and professional ethics in the work place.

Persons who hold a DVS:
5035 Esthétique
OR 1287 Esthétique et maquillage
OR 5535 Esthetics Care
OR 1787 Esthetics
Have been granted recognition of equivalent learning.
Persons practising an occupation related to the program of study.

English-Montréal SB
Vocational training centre

Laurier MacDonald Vocational Centre/C.F.P. Laurier MacDonald

GroupStatusD/WStart date
DAug 20, 2018

Targeted professions (Link to Emploi Québec's IMT En ligne)

Job titles

Program content

Number or codeCourse Name / CompetencyHours
917011Observe the code of ethics 15
917021Observe rules and measures regarding hygiene and safety 15
917031Understand the relation between the pilosebaceous unit and electrolysis 15
917043Do a consultation 45
917055Use the thermolysis method on the lower limbs75
917066Use the thermolysis method on various body areas 90
917072Use the galvanic part of the blend machine30
917087Use the blend method 105
917094Use the thermolysis method or blend method on the face and neck 60