Certificate in Cosmetic Regulatory Essentials

The Certificate in Cosmetic Regulatory Essentials covers cosmetic compliance including safety, evaluation, marketing, labelling, ingredient and quality checks for cosmetic regulation around the world. Cosmetic regulations differ around the world:

  • cosmetic claims used in marketing
  • cosmetic ingredient lists on labels
  • permitted cosmetic ingredients
  • what is a cosmetic product

If you want to sell a cosmetic product, you need to comply in whichever country you are selling it in! Learn how to comply with cosmetic regulations in the ASEAN, AU, Canada, China, EU, UK, USA, NZ, Japan, South Africa & South Korea markets by completing the Certificate in Cosmetic Regulatory Essentials. Ideal for those with a Cosmetic Brand looking to export cosmetics, as well as those working for companies selling cosmetic products in one or more countries around the world.

  • Start Date: Can be started at any time.
  • Mode of delivery: On-Line/Distance.
  • Entry Requirements: Year 10 or equivalent.
  • Duration: 450 study hours.
    • Normal duration: 6 months (flexible study plan up to 18 months).

 

 


 

18+ hours online lectures

(full course: 450 study hours)

Learn through 35 full lecture videos where our qualified and experienced Cosmetic Chemist and Regulatory team walk you through the 450 study hours of course content in detail.

Full Cosmetic Regulatory textbook

 

Download our comprehensive and detailed textbook. With more than 500 pages, this professional manual will be your guide during and your reference after your studies.

Guided learning materials

Effectively study online with a comprehensive guided study checklist to plan and track your study progress. See an example of how our study is laid out step-by-step. 

1-on-1 training support

Don't wait to get your questions answered on a forum. Speak directly to your trainer - a qualified Cosmetic Chemist - when you need help. Meet our trainer here. 

Detailed study feedback

Understand and learn with detailed feedback for every assessment from your trainer, an experienced Cosmetic Chemist. Learn more about your future trainer

Real-life work scenarios 

No quizzes or games - get ready to work in the cosmetic industry with several real-life work scenarios throughout your studies. See an example of assessments here.

Raw materials database

Get lifetime access to our database containing information on hundreds of cosmetic raw materials and suppliers contacts. 

Professional  community

Join a professional community online with hundreds of qualified Cosmetic Chemists and cosmetic regulators from over 75 countries in the world. Build your network! 

Apply now 

 

 

 

Study Only:

Online Lectures + Text 

Get the learning with - no assessment commitment. 

* 6 months access to online lectures - over 35 full training lectures, you can watch anytime, over and over again.  

* Full electronic text - over 500 pages of Professional training text

* Covers ingredient checkslabelsclaimsevidence product evaluationsquality and stabilityrecalls Product Information File preparation  

* Teaches cosmetic compliance in EUChina, Canada, South KoreaAustraliaUSAASEANSouth Africa Japan

* Full regulatory templates provided to make compliance easy to integrate into small and large organisation

 

 

 

                                                                                                                              

Regular Price: $1250AUD

Discounted Price: $1185AUD (until 17th December 2021)

 

Full Program:

Full Certificate Program

Get the learning, trainer support, assessment, and Certificate.

* Up to 18 months access to online lectures - over 35 full training lectures, you can watch anytime, over and over again.  

* Full electronic text - over 500 pages of Professional training text

* Covers ingredient checkslabelsclaimsevidence product evaluationsquality and stabilityrecalls Product Information File preparation

* Teaches cosmetic compliance in EUChina, Canada, South KoreaAustraliaUSAASEANSouth Africa Japan

* Full regulatory templates provided to make compliance easy to integrate into small and large organisation

* Access to our Students & Graduates Facebook community

* 1-on1 trainer support 

* 2 written assessments

* Hard copy Certificate

Regular Price: $2500AUD

Discounted Price: $2375AUD (until 17th December 2021)

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 For instalment payment options, please refer to the price list or contact us: [email protected]

 

ON COMPLETION OF THIS COURSE, LEARNERS WILL BE ABLE TO:

  • ensure compliance requirements for personal care products in multiple countries
  • investigate the suitability and compliance requirements for ingredients used in cosmetic products
  • prepare label, technical and marketing text with all required information

 

THIS QUALIFICATION WILL BENEFIT THE FOLLOWING CAREERS:

  • Regulatory Affairs personnel
  • Quality Assurance/Control personnel

 

THIS COURSE IS IDEAL FOR:

  • Cosmetic Brand owners – it is a company responsibility that any brand with a product in the marketplace MUST have a recall plan in place and be able to demonstrate this to Regulatory Authorities
  • Quality assurance/quality control personnel responsible for product investigations
  • Regulatory personnel responsible for ensuring company compliance

 

DURATION:

  • This course consists of 9 units of competency
  • Full-time study = 36-38 hours per week to complete in 4 months
  • Part-time study = 15-20 hours per week to complete in 6 months
  • Flexible study = 5-10 hours per week to complete in 18 months 
  • Study load consists of:
    • Guided training and workplace simulations = 350 hours
    • Extension research and assessment activities = 100 hours

 

TRAINING AND ASSESSMENTS:

  • On-line lectures to support learning and activities within the texts
  • Electronic text for 9 units
  • 2 written assessments comprising theoretical questions and workplace simulated scenarios

 

Course Units:

Module 1

PCFECI001: Investigate and evaluate cosmetic ingredients

PCFECS002: Evaluate cosmetic ingredient and formula safety

Design evaluations of personal care product performance

Apply compliance requirements in the promotion of personal care products (cosmetics)

Evaluate compliance requirements of cosmetic ingredients

 

Module 2

Design and evaluate regulatory documentation

PCFMCI005: Plan microbiological control of cosmetic ingredients and manufacturing environment

PCFPST013: Plan and interpret stability testing

Design and manage a product recall