CLARA International Aesthetician Programme (CIAP)

  • Course level: Expert

About Course

CIAP bundles the CIDESCO Diploma in Beauty Therapy (Switzerland) & CIBTAC Level 3 Diploma in Facial Applications (UK) in its offering, along with the New 2021 CLARA International Signature Aesthetician Diploma (CISA) and the SKM I & II certification for our graduates.


The Clara International Aesthetician Programme (CIAP) is the crown of the jewel in Clara International Education (CIE). Students who enroll for the CIAP will gain the benefit of obtaining 2 world class certifications – CIDESCO Diploma in Beauty Therapy (Switzerland) and CIBTAC Level 3 Diploma in Facial Applications (UK). Students will also be able to sit for the SKM I & SKM II examinations in Malaysia. For the new 2021 intake year, all students who sign up for the CIAP shall also receive the Clarity Medical Executive Certificate (CMC2) (10 modules) worth RM 9,999.00 as part of the learning syllabus.

Total Programme Duration: 2528 Hours (12 Months)
Language: Mandarin or English
Programme Intakes: May / July / November / February
Type: Full Time Learning (Monday – Friday : 10am – 6pm)
Certification Included:

  • CIDESCO Diploma in Beauty Therapy (Switzerland)
  • CIBTAC Level 3 Diploma in Facial Applications (UK) – CBD08
  • CLARA International Signature Aesthetician (CISA) (New 2021 Syllabus)
  • CLARITY MEDICAL Executive Certificate (CMC2) (10 Modules)
  • SKM I & SKM II

Methods of Teaching: Online (Theory) & Offline (Theory & Practical)

Locations for Learning (Practical Classes):

  • CIE Kuala Lumpur City Campus (CIBTAC/CIDESCO/SKM/CMC2)
  • CIE Klang Authorised Training Centre (CISB-0A/CISB-1A)
  • CIE Ipoh Authorised Training Centre (CISB-0A/CISB-1A)
  • CIE Penang Authorised Training Centre (CISB-0A/CISB-1A)

What Will I Learn?

  • CIDESCO Diploma in Beauty Therapy (Switzerland)
  • CIBTAC Level 3 Diploma in Facial Applications (UK)
  • Clara International Signature Aesthetician (CISA)
  • CLARITY MEDICAL Executive Certificate (10 Modules)
  • SKM I & SKM II Certificates

Topics for this course


CIDESCO Diploma in Beauty Therapy (Switzerland)?

The CIDESCO Diploma is the world's prestigious qualification for Aesthetics and Beauty Therapy which has set international standards since 1957. We are proud to provide training and education in a wide range of beauty and spa therapies to produce graduates of the highest calibre. Sought after by employers worldwide, the CIDESCO Diploma is a mark of high achievement, fully opening up a world of career opportunities to graduates. Our portfolio of Diplomas includes Beauty Therapy, Spa Therapy, Beauty & Spa Management, Media Make-up, Post Graduate Aromatherapy, Post Graduate Electrical Epilation and Post Graduate Spa Therapy. Our courses are developed by an international Education Committee formed of world leading professionals in the fields of beauty and spa therapy in association with employers.

CIBTAC Level 3 Diploma in Facial Applications (UK) -CBD08?

The Confederation of International Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (CIBTAC) has been producing beauty, complementary & spa therapy graduates of the highest calibre since 1977. We offer a wide range of world-class qualifications, including beauty therapy, spa, complementary and teaching, striving to maintain and develop the highest standards of excellence internationally. Established in 1977, CIBTAC was created from an identified need to provide relevant, high-quality training within the beauty, complementary & spa industry. We were founded, and continue to be run by, passionate industry professionals. CIBTAC sets itself apart though the high quality of its qualifications, achieved through a rigorous 'end on exams' assessment ensuring salon-ready graduates in demand by the world's top employers.

Clara International Signature Aesthetician (CISA)?

The CLARA International Signature Aesthetician (CISA) Diploma combines over 44 years of expertise in the beauty industry to provide students with the industry skills and experience before the graduate from our schools. This special programme includes the World Social Etiquette & Complexion courses that was offered individually before in our schools.

SKM I & SKM ll (Malaysia)

Clarity Medical (CMC2) Executive Certificate?

Clarity Medical Institute offers a new edge medical aesthetic courses in partnership with CLARA International Education

Material Includes

  • Printed Course Materials
  • Student Uniform
  • Access to Student Library
  • Official Email Account
  • Access to Online Learning (Theory)
  • Student Starter Kit (Practical)


  • Full Time Course Only
  • Courses taught in both Mandarin / English

Target Audience

  • Aged 16 Years & Above
  • Minimum SPM (Preferred)
  • Command in Mandarin / English
  • Malaysian Nationality Only
  • Access to Internet (PC/Laptop)