ITEC International Diplomas


Advanced classes at Atelier Esthetique require an New York State esthetician license or other professional licensing, including Cosmetologists (or equivalent professional governing body designation), Licensed Registered Nurse (RN), Licensed Practicing Nurse (LPN), Physicians’ Assistant (PA), Physician, Massage Therapist, or Acupuncturist (Laser Class only). Exceptions may be made for graduate students in the above fields or in their last quarter of study. Speak to our Enrollment Director, Regina Manning at (212) 725-6130 x103, to discuss your current situation.

ITEC – Beauty Treatments & Facial Electrical Treatments – Diploma Courses

ITEC Beauty – TBA
ITEC Electrical – TBA

Show employers that you have invested in your own continuing education and have the HIGHEST CREDENTIALS AVAILABLE WORLDWIDE FOR AN ESTHETICIAN.


Become Internationally Accredited by ITEC London. Earn TWO Diplomas!

Program Summary

Program Summary

  1. ITEC Beauty Treatments Diploma
  2. ITEC Facial Electrical Treatments Diploma
NOTE: This program is only offered once a year.

Atelier Esthétique Institute of Esthetics is proud to be the first esthetics school in the United States accredited by the International Therapy Examination Council, or "ITEC."

ITEC London is one of the largest awarding bodies of INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION in the world. There are 758 registered ITEC colleges in the 41 countries around the world.

Why Choose ITEC?
  • A diploma from ITEC is the highest esthetics diploma you can achieve - worldwide!
  • Work in a Doctor's office, med-spa or clinical setting.
  • Build your resume and distinguish yourself from others with advanced credentials.
  • Qualify for better employment opportunities and better pay!
  • Be recognized as "the Best of the Best."
  • Work internationally at the top spas and resorts, or even on luxury cruise ships!
  • Learn high-tech treatments in high-demand around the world.
Take your career to a new level, earn more money, extend your potential to new heights. Develop the skills in demand to work in doctors' offices and the medi-spa industry. After completing this course you will have gained additional professional skills, knowledge, and training that will allow you to work at an Advanced Level. These added studies will enable you to rise to the top of your career and increase your salary potential.

The business of esthetics is no longer a casual trade. You need education to keep up with the demands of the industry and to be able to assist dermatologists and plastic surgeons. Estheticians working in a medical setting are required to provide advanced clinical treatments for patients using high-tech ingredients and technology.

"Completing the advanced training at Atelier Esthétique® Institute of Esthetics and getting my ITEC Diploma has taken my career to the next level. I have found a new position, I'm making more money, and I've reached a level of professionalism that puts me far above most others in the Skin Care industry." ~ Recent Graduate at Atelier Esthétique Institute of Esthetics.

ITEC's diplomas are easily transportable from country to country. Currently, they are widely considered to represent the highest level of esthetic quality in Canada, Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa.

In addition to working in medi-spas, those with ITEC credentials typically find work in a wide variety of exclusive high-end spas, salons, resorts, cruise liners, TV / theatre make-up, holistic centers, clinics, and other health and leisure centers in the United States and worldwide.

Watch the video about ITEC with Atelier Esthetique Founder and President, Ms. Annette Hanson.

ITEC at Atelier Esthetique in New York City Program Summary

ITEC Beauty Treatments Diploma
ITEC Facial Electrical Treatments Diploma



Please Note: Testing fees and books are not included in tuition. Please speak to our Enrollment Director for more information.

ITEC Program Overview

(1) Beauty Treatments Diploma

Advanced Anatomy and Physiology
A thorough understanding of the cellular structure and components of skin, as part of pre- and postoperative care is imperative.

Microbiology Safety & Health
Standard operating procedures to ensure public safety as well as your own.

Advanced Cosmetic Chemistry, Medical & Lifestyle Assessment and Nutrition
In depth consultation and patient medical history, assessment and recordkeeping for medical environment.

Medically Treated Conditions and Treatments
Advanced skin analysis, disease and disorder identification and treatments.

Review of Basic Knowledge in:

  • First Aid
  • Eyelash Dyeing
  • Facials and Eye Treatments
  • Masks-Organic and Inorganic
  • Make-Up and Corrective Techniques
  • Waxing-Strip and Non-Strip
  • (2) Facial Electrical Treatments Diploma
  • Overview of Manual and Mechanical Lymphatic Drainage
  • Advanced Mechanical and Electrical Devices
  • Review of Iontophoresis and Desincrustation
  • Microcurrent Technology
Upon successful completion of these subjects, students will be prepared to sit for the Level II-Beauty Treatments Diploma examination and the Level III-Facial Electrical Diploma Treatments.

The examination for ITEC Beauty Treatments consists of 4 theoretical examinations (MCQ); 1 practical examination; and 15 case studies.

The examination for ITEC Facial Electrical Treatments consists of 1 theoretical examination (MCQ); 1 practical examination; and 5 case studies.

Please Note: Testing fees and books are not included in tuition. Please speak to our Enrollment Director for more information.

"I am so happy I attended Atelier Esthétique Institute, my sincerest gratitude to the entire faculty, they were awesome! The instructors gave so much of their time to the class, what a great team! I am so happy I passed ITEC! I cannot wait until next year to take the 2nd part of ITEC as well as other Advanced Classes at Atelier!" - Wendy Lynch, ITEC Student at Atelier Esthétique Institute of Esthetics

For more information call Regina Manning, Enrollment Director, at the school at (212) 725-6130 x103 or request more information using the form below and she will follow-up with you promptly.

Here are the four other books needed for this course, not included in your tuition, which can be purchased at Please purchase the MOST RECENT VERSION AVAILABLE. You must have these books with you for the first day of class.

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