Cosmetic Science Studie Program

Learn how to formulate cosmetics, build a cosmetic brand & comply with regulations


The Institute of Personal Care Science provides 100% online training in cosmetic science, cosmetic brand management and cosmetic regulations. Their training is recognised by employers around the world and the International Federation of Society of Cosmetic Chemists (IFSCC).

 

We are pleased to help you choose the right study program for your needs as their licensed EU Representative. Please see a summary of courses and pricing below:

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  • ready to get started? download our prospectus and application form here and email to: E-Mail
  • learn fast with no assessments needed at 50% off full course prices

Become a qualified Cosmetic Chemist for your own brand or career:

 

  • study the Diploma of Personal Care Formulation
  • from 7 months (full time) up to 3 years (very part time)
  • pricing:
    • study only option: from €1600
    • full qualification: from €3200
    • instalment payments available, see full details here


Learn how to formulate professional advanced cosmeceutical skincare for your own brand:

 

  • study the Certificate in Advanced Cosmetic Science
  • from 3 months (full time) up to 45 weeks (very part time)
  • pricing:
    • study only option: from €930
    • full qualification: from €1850
    • instalment payments available, see full details here


Learn how to formulate professional advanced hair care, styling and temporary colourants for your own brand:

 

  • study the Certificate in Advanced Hair Formulations
  • from 3 months (full time) up to 45 weeks (very part time)
  • pricing:
    • study only option: from €800
    • full qualification: from €1600
    • instalment payments available, see full details here


Specialise in formulating Certified Organic skincare & hair care for your own brand or career:

 

  • study the Certificate in Advanced Organic Formulations
  • requires prior formulation knowledge/experience – choose one of the above professional formulation programs if you have not formulated before first
  • from 1 month (full time) up to 6 months (very part time)
  • pricing:
    • study only option: from €480
    • full qualification: from €1050


Specialise in formulating all types of professional make up for your own brand or career:

 

  • study the Certificate in Advanced Colour Cosmetic Formulation
  • requires prior formulation knowledge/experience – choose one of the above professional formulation programs if you have not formulated before first
  • from 1 month (full time) up to 6 months (very part time)
  • pricing:
    • study only option: from €480
    • full qualification: from €1050


Learn how to build a successful cosmetic brand, including labels & claims, full media training & cost management specific to the cosmetic industry:

 

  • study the Diploma of Cosmetic Brand Management
  • from 5 months (full time) up to 21 months (very part time)
  • pricing:
    • study only option: €800
    • full qualification: €1600


:Learn full cosmetic compliance covering EU & UK, ASEAN, AU, Canada, China, NZ, JP, Sth Africa, Sth Korea & the USA

 

  • study the Certificate in Cosmetic Regulatory Compliance
  • rom 3 months (full time) up to 18 months
  • pricing:
    • study only option: €800
    • full qualification: €1600


Short course specific Certificate programs – study specific units from the larger Diploma programs:

  • Certificate in Cosmetic Quality & Stability – find out more, click here
  • Certificate in Cosmetic Preservatives – find out more, click here
  • Certificate in Fragrance & Essential Oils in Cosmetic Formulas – find out more, click here
  • Certificate in Cosmetic Labels & Claims – find out more, click here
  • Certificate in Cosmetic Market Research – find out more, click here

Short FAQ:

Want to study a few programs at once?

Paired program discounts apply!

Email IPCS directly with your course requirements for a quote: info@personalcarescience.com.au

 

 

What is the study only option?
Save time & money with the 50% off study only option!

  • Worried you may not have the time or funds to complete a full study program?
  • Concerned about assessments where English is your second language?

The study only option is for you!


Get every bit of learning as a full student at half the full course prices. You will receive full e-text, database, workbooks, study guides & lecture access at 50% off with the study only option. The study only option does not include:

  • study support
  • assessments
  • due dates
  • qualification

But you can upgrade to the full course later when you have more time & confidence to access study support, complete assessments and earn your full qualification – you just pay the remaining 50% with no penalty fees. Click on the above course page to see more information, purchase the study only option and get started straight away!

 


Want to trial study with IPCS before you commit to a full study program?

It’s easy, click here to access the IPCS study trial and start on your cosmetic learning journey today!

Happy formulating!