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Dermal Therapist Courses

Dermal Therapists perform laser and light based procedures as well as chemical resurfacing, clinical microdermabrasion, skin needling and other facial therapies. They work for medi spas, skin rejuvenation clinics, and cosmetic clinics.

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Popular Dermal Therapist Courses

There are 5 courses available for people who want to become a Dermal Therapist.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much do Dermal Therapists earn?

In Australia, full time Dermal Therapists can expect to earn upwards of $1,200 per week ($62,400 annual salary) before tax. This is the base salary of nursing support personnel but Dermal Therapists can command a higher salary due to their advanced skills and training.

What are the job opportunities for Dermal Therapists?

Opportunities for Dermal Therapists in Australia are expected to grow strongly over the next 5 years — alongside the entire beauty and skincare industry. Dermal Therapists work in cosmetic medical practices, medi spas, dermal clinics, and high-end beauty salons.

Source: Australian Government Job Outlook 2020

How do I become a Dermal Therapist?

Many dermal therapists are degree qualified with a background in nursing, but another entry point is the Advanced Diploma of Cosmetic Dermal Science. This nationally recognised diploma makes you eligible for an accredited laser license plus able to join the Australian Society of Dermal Clinicians. You can complete your advanced diploma in as little as 10 months.

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Job Pathways

Here are some potential career pathways within beauty therapy. Click on an occupation to learn more about the role and the qualifications that can help you get started in this industry.