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AESTHETICS COURSES

LEVEL 4 ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY FOR AESTHETIC PRACTICE

COURSE OVERVIEW 

The Certificate provides learners with the knowledge and understanding of Anatomy and Physiology, focusing on the science to support the judgments and choices made routinely by practising aestheticians. The Certificate will enable learners to work independently and intuitively, with science at the core of the decision- making process. The Certificate will also provide opportunities for learners to develop the necessary competencies to move on to further study or employment.

UNITS

The Biochemistry and Biology of Cells
Skin Morphology and the Inflammatory Response
Skin Disorders and Diseases relative to Aesthetic Practice

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

This qualification is designed for learners aged 18 and above. Entry is through previous achievement of a Level 3 qualification in a relevant discipline. 

The qualification has been designed to be accessible without artificial barriers that restrict access and progression. Entry to the qualification will be through centre interview and learners will be assessed on an individual basis.

COURSE DURATION

Maximum of 12 months to complete (Online)

COURSE ATTENDANCE 

1 Assessment session

FEES 

£550

LEVEL 4  CERTIFICATE IN MICROBLADING TO ENHANCE EYEBROWS

COURSE OVERVIEW 

This practical and knowledge-based qualification has been created to further develop and equip practitioners with skills competencies and expertise in using a hand-held microblade to enhance the eyebrows. This qualification will also enable practitioners to gain confidence and practice while gathering evidence in a realistic working environment or real working environment.

UNITS

Health, safety and hygiene for aesthetic procedures
Client consultation for aesthetic procedures
Microblading techniques to enhance eyebrows

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

​Learners must be aged 18 years and above. 

A Level 3 qualification in a relevant discipline.

In certain circumstances, individuals with considerable experience but no formal qualifications may be considered, subject to interview and being able to demonstrate their ability to cope with the demands of the programme

COURSE DURATION

20 weeks blended learning

COURSE ATTENDANCE 

4 sessions - Monthly 

FEES

£2450

LEVEL 4  CERTIFICATE IN LASER, LIGHT AND INTENSE PULSE LIGHT (IPL) TREATMENTS

COURSE OVERVIEW 

This practical and knowledge-based qualification has been created to further develop and equip practitioners with skills competencies and expertise in using Laser, light and energy-based devices to rejuvenate the skin and reduce or remove skin imperfections and mild pigmentary conditions. Students will gain knowledge on Hair reduction using laser, light and energy-based devices  and will be able to use a laser, intense light sources and aesthetic energy-based devices for hair growth reduction. 

UNITS

Health, safety and hygiene for aesthetic procedures

Client consultation for aesthetic procedures

Skin rejuvenation using laser, light and energy-based devices

Hair reduction using laser, light and energy-based devices

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

​Learners must be aged 18 years and above. 

A Level 3 qualification in a relevant discipline.

In certain circumstances, individuals with considerable experience but no formal qualifications may be considered, subject to interview and being able to demonstrate their ability to cope with the demands of the programme

COURSE DURATION

14 weeks blended learning

COURSE ATTENDANCE 

2 session - Monthly 

FEES

£1600

LEVEL 4  CERTIFICATE IN DERMAPLANING TREATMENTS 

COURSE OVERVIEW 

This practical and knowledge-based qualification has been created to further develop and equip practitioners with skills competencies and expertise in using a surgical scalpel to perform this facial. Dermaplaning treatments offer deep exfoliation removing dead skin cells and vellus hair (fuzz) from the upper layer of the surface of the skin using a surgical scalpel. Students will gain knowledge on using a surgical scalpel to gently ‘shaving’ of the skin surface to remove dead skin cells, and fine vellus hair (fuzz) from the face giving a renewed and glowing appearance to the skin. 

UNITS

Facial Anatomy and Physiology 

Provide investigative consultation and advanced skin assessment

Provide Dermaplaning Treatments

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

​Learners must be aged 18 years and above. 

A Level 3 qualification in beauty therapy or a Level 2 qualification in skincare and facial treatments.

COURSE DURATION

14 weeks blended learning

COURSE ATTENDANCE 

2 session  

FEES

£1100

LEVEL 5 CERTIFICATE IN AESTHETIC PRACTICE

COURSE OVERVIEW

This qualification will prepare learners for employment and support a range of roles in the workplace. It provides a specialist work-related programme of study that provides breadth and depth of knowledge and understanding, along with practical skills required in the aesthetics sector. This qualification provides generic and core of mandatory units that apply in all aesthetics contexts. With this qualification you will gain in depth knowledge all units, as well as thorough treatment protocols on skin micro-needling up to 2.0mm needle depth and medium grade chemical peels. 

UNITS
Legal and Regulatory Requirements in Aesthetic Practice
Professional Standards within Aesthetic Practice
Working Collaboratively with Healthcare Professionals
Anatomy, Physiology and Morphology of the Ageing Face
Skin Micro-needling and Medium Depth Chemical Peels

LEARNING OUTCOME

Analysing, synthesising and summarising information critically

Carry out a thorough treatment consultation, skin analysis and develop the most suitable client treatment plan

Carry out a safe and effective treatment 
Apply subject knowledge and understanding to address familiar and unfamiliar problems
Recognise the moral and ethical issues of aesthetics practice and research; appreciating the need for ethical standards and professional codes of conduct
An appreciation of the interdisciplinary nature of aesthetics industry

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

A minimum of a Level 4 qualification in a related sector e.g:

• A Level 4 Diploma in Aesthetic Procedures for Skin Rejuvenation

• A Level 4 Certificate in Aesthetic Practice

• A Level 4 Diploma/Certificate in Micropigmentation

• A Level 4 Certificate in Laser, Light and Energy-Based Procedures

OR

A minimum of 3 years’ work experience, which demonstrates current and relevant industry knowledge.

 

PLUS

Current and valid Basic Life Support (BLS) and anaphylaxis management training

COURSE DURATION

24 weeks blended learning

COURSE ATTENDANCE 

4 session - Monthly

FEES

£3500    Now £3000

LEVEL 7 CERTIFICATE IN AESTHETIC PRACTICE

COURSE OVERVIEW

The rationale of the programme is to provide a career path for learners who wish to develop their aesthetic practice capabilities within the health and aesthetic sector. The expected outcome of the Certificate, which is the achievement of a recognised Ofqual UK qualification, is for learners to develop the skills required by organisations and the aesthetic industry globally. This qualification provides a specialist work-related programme of study that provides breadth and depth of knowledge and understanding, along with practical skills required in the aesthetics sector.

UNITS

Facial Aesthetics Consultation
Psychology of Facial Aesthetics
Botulinum Toxin Injections to the Face and Neck
Temporary and Reversible Dermal Fillers to the Face and Neck
Management of Complications and Medical Emergencies

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES
To understand and apply the principles and practice of aesthetics treatments
To improve the employability of learners by allowing them to explore the relationship between aesthetic theories and their practical application in 
aesthetics

Analyse problem solving techniques specific to the aesthetic industry

Complete an effective consultation demonstrating knowledge of facial anatomy and structure 

Carry out a safe and effective treatment 
Select, collate, review and analyse information form a wide range of sources
Work independently and as part of a team.
Manage one’s own personal development and growth.

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

A Level 5 Certificate in Aesthetic Practice

Degree or equivalent

Current and valid Basic Life Support (BLS) and anaphylaxis management training

COURSE DURATION

38 weeks blended learning 

COURSE ATTENDANCE 

7 sessions - Monthly 

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