Imagine working in a stress-free environment, helping to improve the health and well-being of others each day. With training from Bryan College in Medical Spa Therapy and Esthetics, you’ll have the ability to make this dream a reality.
A career in medical spa therapy and esthetics offers job stability, a rewarding work environment, and self-employment opportunities.
As a graduate of this program, you'll have the opportunity to work with innovative, cutting-edge laser, photofacial and microdermabrasion equipment, all while working in the fulfilling and growing medical spa therapy field.
With hands-on training from Bryan College, you could find yourself working with an exclusive destination spa or medical spa, a doctor's office or even working on a cruise ship. Medical Spa Therapists & Esthetics professionals may also have the opportunity to be self-employed.
Careers for medical estheticians, estheticians, spa therapists, and laser technicians throughout Canada are expected to increase by 16.1% from the year 2024 through the year 2031.1
Bryan College can give you the education, skills, and confidence to qualify for a job in less than a year!
An Advanced Medical Spa Therapy (AMST) Diploma from Bryan College can put you on the path to varied job opportunities in a rewarding field such as:
Bryan College's Career Services department will provide you assistance with job search, resume preparation, and interviewing skills. You can begin working with career services prior to graduation and receive services even after you graduate.
1Lightcast Occupation Overview for estheticians, medical estheticians, laser technicians and
related occupations in Canada. Last visited on December 19, 2023.
The Bryan College medical spa therapy and esthetics curriculum was developed by industry professionals to match job market needs and provide you with the hands-on training and support to help you successfully graduate.
As a student at Bryan College, you'll gain the skills to be job-ready, including:
Specialization in Multiple Treatments:
Hands-On Clinical Experience:
As a student of the Bryan College Esthetics & Advanced Medical Spa Therapy program, you'll gain experience using Palomar laser equipment and St. Peel microdermabrasion technology. This is the same technology used in our Student Esthetics and Spa Clinic, which is open to the public. Once you complete your program, you'll have the knowledge and skills to confidently transition to the professional work environment.
At Bryan College, we believe success in the growing field of esthetics & medical spa therapy demands a different approach to education. That's why we're dedicated to providing you a hands-on experience from qualified educators, who will help coach and mentor you based upon your learning style. You will also gain experience in our Esthetics Student Clinic, where you will work directly with the public in applying concepts and techniques learned in class.
The Bryan College campus offers classrooms and clinic space to build your knowledge and skills. The campus is accessible by public transportation. Visit us at:
1200 Lawrence Avenue West, North York, ON M6A 1E3
At Bryan College, we know that education is a lifelong pursuit. That’s why we give our graduates the opportunity to return and audit any previously completed course that is still being taught and has space availability. No tuition will be charged for taking a refresher course because we believe in keeping our graduates educated for life. Your career success is at the core of our mission. Our lifetime job placement assistance and accessible alumni network allow us to keep contributing to your success long after you’ve graduated. It’s another privilege of attending Bryan College—and we’re proud to offer it, anytime our graduates need it.
We invite you to experience Bryan College today by completing the Request Information Form or call us directly at 1-888-641-6300 and one of our friendly admissions advisors will contact you promptly.
Students in the Medi-Spa course will perform assignments and learn Fitzpatrick skin typing, laser versus IPL, patch testing, laser hair capillary, and pigment removal techniques. Students are exposed to photo facials, microdermabrasion, radio frequency body contouring, and fractional skin resurfacing.
This course provides the students with an overview of the structure, function, layers, and appendages of the skin. Students gain competence in identifying pathologies and diseases of the skin and learn how to perform lymphatic drainage. Students will learn the fundamentals of performing facials and other various skin treatments.
Students in this course learn to identify bones and muscles of the hands, arms, feet, and legs; identify pathologies of the hand, nail, foot, and skin. Students study the growth cycle of the nail and focus on client care, safety, and hygiene through relevant practical work, shellac, and polish application.
This course will cover the technical skill of hair removal through different professional hair removal techniques. Students learn to identify the structure and function of hair, its growth cycle, and diseases and disorders associated with hair.
This course will cover techniques to secure proper client relationships, develop referral business, and close sales. Students learn the characteristics of top sales personnel and how to improve upon individual strengths to provide the skills and techniques needed for effective client services, product sales, and team building within the spa industry.
Students learn to administer the principles of multiple hydrotherapy modalities safely and appropriately. Students will understand specific body treatments including body aromatherapy, mud wraps, seaweed wraps, salt glows, and body scrubs.
This course provides students with a basic understanding of cosmetic chemistry and regulations within the industry. Students learn applications for day, evening, runway, and bridal settings.
The Student Esthetics clinic provides students with the opportunity to develop and practice their skills through interaction with the general public. Each clinic session is supervised by a member of the Esthetics faculty, who is a qualified Esthetician, and able to provide guidance and assistance to the student and client. Students work in a clinical setting providing esthetic services such as manicures and pedicures, waxing, facials, make-up application, and relaxing body massage.
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To be admitted to Bryan College, prospective students must complete the following requirements: