CM Academy

Training Academy

CM Academy

Chantel Benetti Dermal Clinic is the home of the CM Academy established in 2019, offering training in the following areas.

Microblading: R35 500 including kit

ITEC Fundamental: R56 000 including kit
(Excluding machine and Itec examination fee)

Advanced classes are all R12 000 (Proof of fundamental training needs to be supplied when applying). Pixel ombre brows is part of your fundamental course. Please note we are a partner with Inkfin for financing ( Please note the prices can go down. The FluxS is R23820 and the FluxS with extra battery pack R26820.  The Xions Essential Set is R16850 and the XionS device only is R14076. XionS mini R13850. Itec examination fee not included. R3000 (subject to change) will be required before practical exam.

Training in Pretoria only. If you do not find training dates that suits your schedule, let us know so we can set a date.

Micro-pigmentation: Fundamental Training

CM academy offers an international qualification for Micropigmentation, first in South Africa. The training programme that covers all aspects of Micropigmentation to insure you acquire full knowledge of the Permanent Make-up industry. CM academy manuals and training is based on SPCP, international training standards as well as ITEC international qualification, RQF Level 4 (UK Accreditation: 603/4085/X).

Aims and objectives

The main aim of the VTCT (ITEC) Level 4 Certificate in Micro-Pigmentation is to enable learners to gain the necessary practical skills and knowledge in order to provide micro-pigmentation treatments to the general public and to gain employment in the beauty industry. The qualification is suitable for learners aged 18 and over and is designed to provide occupational competence at level 4. It also provides a sound platform into further learning at level 4.


This qualification is for learners who want to work within the beauty therapy industry. The qualification consists of 2 mandatory units with a total of 119 hours of Guided Learning (GL) to achieve the full qualification.

The main skills you will perform are:

  • Enhancing the client’s appearance using micro-pigmentation – to include consultation, skin (Fitzpatrick scale) and hair analysis, carrying out relevant tests prior to treatment, recognising contra-indications and contra-actions, treating different areas including eyes, brows and lips and adapting the treatment to the client’s specific needs.
  • Managing health, safety and security in the salon.

The learner will also develop knowledge about related health and safety, client care and communication which is essential in order to work and be successful in the beauty industry.

Microblading Training

Training programme that covers all aspects of Microblading to ensure you can start your career in Microblading.

Your course will be as follows:

Day 1-2: Theory and practical with a live demo done by your trainer for you to learn from hands on.

Day 3 -16: Practice skin work until you are confident and ready for your theory and practical exam that will follow.

Day 17: Theory exam and practical exam upon presentation of your bloodborne pathogen certificate. (link to this will be provided)

This course will give you the skill to preform Microblading hair strokes and manual shading.

Classic Lash Extension

For beginners to the lash industry, this is the course for you! Our comprehensive foundation curriculum covers all aspects of the Classic Lash application process and treatment protocol. Using the Classic Lash application technique, one extension is applied to each individual natural eyelash. No previous qualifications are required to complete the course, but having attention to detail, patience & a steady hand will be to your advantage if you want to excel. One day course that is broken down into theory, practice session and practical.

Full kit is included in the R10 000 course price. This kit will allow you to do over 15 clients as the contents of the kit is carefully picked out but our professional team to ensure the best quality for you and your clients. 50% Deposit must be paid in advance to ensure adequate time to order full classic lash extension kit.

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