• CIDESCO Post Graduate Qualification, August 2022
    August 7, 2022 - October 30, 2022
    9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • CIDESCO Post Graduate Qualification, October 2022
    October 6, 2022 - October 26, 2022
    1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
By Kilkenny College of Beauty and Sports Therapy
Starting Thursday, October 6th 2022.
October Course: Wednesdays, online
October 6th – end of April 2023.
Kilkenny College of Beauty and Sports Therapy,
No 4 Patrick Street, Co. Kilkenny
Image Skillnet member price: €1400
Full price for non-Image Skillnet members: €2000


Learners must have a recognised qualification in the area they wish to complete their Post Grad CIDESCO qualification in.

Course Overview
This course offers qualified face/body therapists with other awarding bodies (ITEC/CIBTAC/VTCT/QQI) and a minimum of 3 years commercial experience, the opportunity to gain the prestigious CIDESCO International qualification.
This refresher course is tailor made to each student’s needs ensuring that they have covered all subjects in the CIDESCO Beauty Therapy Syllabus. Successful students will help to broaden their scope for employment in the industry by adding CIDESCO to their list of  qualifications. Some teaching organisations also require their tutors to be CIDESCO qualified in order to be recognised for employment in their establishments.

Course Content
Refresher of Facial/Body Therapy content that the candidate has already completed i.e. facial skincare, massage, facial electrical treatments, masks, manicure, makeup, waxing, body massage & body electrical treatments.
Additional practical treatments required for CIDESCO but not on syllabus by other examining bodies will be completed i.e. body scrubs and wraps.
Theory should be revised by candidate and additional theory required for CIDESCO will be available on our online portal. Exam preparation will be done onsite and students will be guided through sample questions.
Some students may require additional classes or support. This will be assessed on meeting with the student. If this is required there will be additional time requirements which will be discussed in advance.


  • CIDESCO written paper
  • CIDESCO case studies
  • CIDESCO project and portfolio

Qualifications Granted

  • CIDESCO Post Graduate Diploma in Beauty Therapy

For more information go to https://kilkennycbt.com/courses/beauty-therapy/cidesco-diploma-in-beauty-therapy-post-graduate/  or if you need help in booking on to this course, contact us at info@imageskillnet.ie or 071-9640438. Course must be fully paid for in advance of the start date.

Details Price Qty
Full Ticket - Octobershow details + €1,400.00 (EUR)  
Part Payment No.4, Octobershow details + €350.00 (EUR)  


No.4, Patrick Street, Kilkenny, Ireland