International School of Skin and Nailcare (ISSN)

International School of Skin and Nailcare (ISSN) Adds Massage Therapy School.
Classes have started at ISSN for the Massage Therapy Program. This accredited program offers all the benefits as our National recognized Esthetician and Nail Technician programs, as well as our Instructor programs. Financial aid available to those who qualify; Job placement and hands-on training get you employment ready by graduation.

Career Training

How do people get trained to work with luxury spas, resorts, salons, TV, doctors or even start their own business? From message therapy to facials, manicures to nail art, all courses are taught at the renowned ISSN. The school’s objectives are to prepare students for these careers and to develop within them a sense of responsibility and loyalty to their coworkers, employees or employers. ISSN is nationally accredited and approved by various boards to include: The Georgia State Board of Cosmetology, Georgia Board of Massage Therapy, Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission, Approved for Veteran Training, Vocation Rehabilitation, SEVIS-immigration and naturalization to train students from other countries and approved by several large corporations for training. In-house financing with no interest is available, or you may apply for a student loan and/or the Pell Grant if you qualify for these programs.

Day Spa Services

The School also has a clinic floor open to the public where they provide services at
school prices. These services include facials, body wraps, waxing, make-up,
microdermabrasion, LED, Micro-Current, cellulite and other skin care services
as well as a full range of nail care services and massage therapy. All work is
performed by students and is supervised by licensed instructors.

Esthetician & Skin Care School Program

The study of skin care, or esthetics, involves the science of skin care, body care, hair removal and makeup. The ISSN program is based on European skin care traditions and American technology. Their program prepares the student not only for State Board licensing requirements but also for the professionalism needed in todays skin care work environment. Outlined below is an overview of the theory and practical portions of the 1000 hour program.

Massage Therapy Training School

The study of massage therapy involves the science of the body parts and systems, massage modalities and techniques, safety procedures, and business practices. The massage therapy school provides the marketable skills and knowledge needed to be a successful practicing massage therapist. The program provides the massage therapy training needed to be eligible to take the National Massage Certification Exam and or the Georgia Massage Therapy Board exam. Graduates will possess the skills to meet the needs of the employment market for entry-level massage therapists.

Nailcare & Nail Technician School Program

As the cosmetology industry has recently moved towards specialization, one of the biggest areas of growth is in the area of nail care. This growth has created the need for properly trained and licensed nail technicians. Their program provides the student with more than the required credit hours in training in preparation for the Board Licensing as a nail technician. An overview of the theory and practical portions of the training are outlined below.

Job Placement Full time and part time job placement assistance is available to all graduates as needed. Known job opportunities in Atlanta, Georgia, other states, resorts, cruise lines, etc. are available upon requests. Known job opportunities outside Atlanta are less plentiful. Graduates are also encouraged to develop his/her own job leads. You can contact the placement office at 404.843.1005, ext103 for job placement assistance.

Financial Aid Students that participated in federally subsidized student loans through the guaranteed loan programs at ISSN should contact the schools financial aid office when there are questions about your financial aid that you do not understand or if you need assistance in managing your financial aid responsibilities. Remember, in the state of Georgia, if you default on your loan you will lose your license.