DermaplanePro International Academy


Welcome to DermaplanePro International Academy

                 The academy is an ITEC Accredited Education and Training facility in Health, Dermal and Skin Care therapies.

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At the Academy's qualifications and programs are taught according to International unit standards/learning programs and relevant syllabi, providing relevance to the National and International Framework of Health and Skincare.

The Academy promote public confidence in that we provide effective, efficient and productive learning and accredited qualifications under ITEC scope of accreditation as per ITEC rules and regulations.

ITEC stands for the International Therapy Examination Council, who have been in existence since 1947. ITEC is an English-based therapy examination body, registered with the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA), and theirqualifications are recognised internationally.


We offer many courses in Aesthetic Therapy.  As a student you will not only be trained to achieve the professional qualifications essential for this demanding but immensely worthwhile career, you will also benefit from being assosciated with the best accreditation internationally.  This is a fast track course and is open to all who are serious about a career in Beauty and Wellness.

Our Mission

To inspire students to discover, develope and design their future.’

Our Vision

To be the best boutique heatlh and skin care training facility in Australia, providing the studetns with quality training, spa experience and exposure to all sides of the spa industry.  


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A Fascinating Career

A Beauty/Dermal Therapist in skin care and body care, massage and make up.  Beauty therapists are able to plan, apply and market face, body, feet and hand treatments and makeup.  They can also provide professional advice on exercise and fitness regimes and formulate diet and nutritional support.

As a caring profession, Aesthetic therapy requires a personality, which is naturally warm and sympathetic.  

As a scientifically based profession, it also demands the most comprehensive and professional training.

Start your own business

After Completing the NVQ Qualifications or many of the short courses you may be able to set up a beauty Business of your own.  Please speak with the course coordinator about this when booking your qualification.   Contact us to request further details

Work on Cruise Ships

Ever wanted to work on a cruise liner as a Beauty Therapist?  DPAU Academy offers the accreditation’s that will enable you to do so. VTCT, ITEC, and CIDESCO.  Ask about recruitment on Cruise Liners when booking your course.  Contact us to request further details


Start a mobile business

After Completing your course you may be able to set up your own mobile beauty therapy Business of your own.  Please speak with the course coordinator about this when booking your qualification.   Contact us to request further details

Obtain Insurance to work

In order to work in the Beauty Industry, you will require the right type of insurance.  Insurance companies will only insure Qualified Beauty Therapists who have an approved Accredited Beauty Qualification.  Please speak to our course coordinator about this when booking your course.  Contact us to request further details

Start work immediately

We are approached by many Beauty Salons looking for potential candidates to work in their Salons.  Why not use this opportunity to join our network of newly qualified therapists and let us support you in this area.  Speak with our Course coordinator when booking your course.   Contact us to request further details

Work in the AU or Abroad

Many of our students who have qualified at DPAU Academy have travelled overseas to either set up businesses for themselves or have found work abroad.  If you intend to use your qualification abroad then please speak with our course coordinator who will advise you on this.   Contact us to request further details


All qualification specifications and unit specifications can on both the iTEC and VTCT websites

Frequently asked questions.

What is the minimum age to register onto the iTEC courses?

The minimum age varies, depending on the different qualifications.

  • Entry Level to Level 1 = 14-16 year olds.
  • Level 2 onwards = 16 year olds+

What is the time limit between sitting practical exams and resits?

There is no time limit – the Centre/College to arrange when it suits their schedule

Where can I find the syllabus, candidate guidance notes and case study information?

Click on the link below - it will open all our courses that we offer.

Select the course you are interested in or contact us to discuss your options.

Where is the training sites for these courses?

DermaplanePro Academy has appointed trainers in every state.  We train throughout the year.  Students can enroll in any of our courses whenever they are ready to do so.

In South Australia and Victoria we have Kate Pryor who will train All Advance Skin Care Certificates and Diploma's.  

In ACT we have Riana Janse van Rensburg, Director, who specialises in all ITEC course, from Skincare, Advance Skincare, Facial Machines to Diploma courses in Tattooing, Skin lesion removal and Meso Therapies.

In NSW we have Clare Sheaves who will train in many Award Qualifications, Facials, Manicure, Pedicure, Body Massage, Stone Therapy, Waxing, to name a few.

In QLD we have Debbie Labes who will train in Cosmetic Tattooing, Facial Skin Care and Facial Electricals.

In Sydney, Riana Janse van Rensburg, at Dymoch Building in CBD.  Chelle Enriquez, Mahnaz Walker, Laila Sanchez and Debbie Labes, assisting tutors.  We will train Skin Care, Dermal Science, Advance Skin Care, Dermabrasion, IPL and Laser

Dermaplane Academy welcomes more trainers daily.  Our mission is to brand out accross the country, providing education to many Australians.

Dermaplane Academy has Examination sites in WA, ACT, QLD and NSW.  

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