Certificate in Cosmetic Marketing Compliance

The Certificate in Cosmetic Marketing Compliance covers the compliance requirements of product promotions including labels, ingredient lists and all marketing materials associated with personal care and cosmetic products. It provides a multi-country compliance look at the promotional requirements of products for a complete approach to cosmetic marketing compliance training.

On completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  • ensure company ingredient listings, labels and promotional materials comply with relevant country requirements
  • implement compliance requirements for multiple countries
  • ensure product ingredients comply with the relevant (and multiple) country compliance requirements

This course will benefit the following careers:

  • Formulating chemists
  • Marketing personnel
  • Quality Assurance/Control personnel
  • Regulatory Affairs personnel

This course is a rapid ‘up-skilling’ course and is ideal for:

  • those with their own brand wanting to sell product commercially
  • those in marketing wanting to know the requirements of label and claim compliance
  • those in a Quality Assurance/Control positions needing to know about labelling, marketing and/or ingredient compliance
  • those in Regulatory Affairs needing to learn about multiple country compliance requirements
  • formulators developing products for multiple countries
  • formulators responsible for providing regulatory information relating to claims, ingredient listings and ingredient selection

On successful completion, learners can continue on with our workshops or may choose to study one of our Diplomas or other short courses, with a possible credit in up to 1 subject.


  • This course consists of 1 full unit from the Diploma of Personal Care Development and Promotion
  • 2 weeks part-time

Training and assessments:

  • Full, comprehensive written text is sent via email
  • On-line lectures to support learning and activities within the texts
  • Written assessment comprising theoretical questions and workplace simulated scenarios

Course Units:

Apply compliance requirements in the promotion of personal care products (cosmetics) Covers the application of the range of compliance requirements and obligations that must be fulfilled by an organisation promoting cosmetic personal care products. Learn how to:

  • ensure compliance is an integral part of normal business operations
  • develop and edit marketing campaigns to suit organisation and legislative requirements
  • ensure an effective, compliant message is being communicated.