Our INTRODUCTION PACKAGE includes our most popular foundation and intermediate course, to help launch your career quickly and cost-effectively.
Includes:COMBINED BOTOX & DERMAL FILLER FOUNDATION COURSE INTERMEDIATE DERMAL FILLER COURSE, eLearning, and either a half day bespoke 1-2-1 learning with us, or LIP FILLER FOUNDATION.
Eligibility: GMC / NMC / GPhC Registered / Paramedics
Duration of course: 2 days practical
Total CPD hours: TBC
Practical Experience: 4-6 hours with live patients
ABOUT THIS COURSE
Our INTRODUCTION PACKAGE contains all the theoretical and practical skills and knowledge you need to immediately deliver all of the most popular non-surgical aesthetic treatments!
Includes our COMBINED B0T0X AND DERMAL FILLER FOUNDATION COURSE , INTERMEDIATE DERMAL FILLER COURSE, eLearning access, and your choice of either a half-day 1-2-1 bespoke learning day OR LIP FILLER FOUNDATION COURSE.
To enrol on this course, you must be medically qualified as a surgeon, doctor, dentist, nurse, midwife, pharmacist, or paramedic and have a valid regulatory body active PIN number.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
History - of dermal fillers, and their place and role in aesthetic medicine
Pharmacology - how dermal fillers work
Anaphylaxis - Algorithm and use of Hyalase (we highly recommend attending our COMPLICATIONS MANAGEMENT COURSE prior to injecting your own clients)
Adverse events - reporting / MHRA / yellow card scheme
Anatomy - relevant facial anatomy
Assessment - indulging the golden ratio (PHI), any natural asymmetries, scar tissue, previous dermal filler, ageing, any previous facial cosmetic surgery, biophysical changes
Choosing The Right Filler - how to choose the right filler(s) for your client
Consultation Process - How to provide safe, ethical consultations designed to maintain safety and give your clients a natural result which compliments their individual features and anatomy
Complications - how to minimise risk and a brief complications management
Consultation - how to provide an in-depth dermal filler consultation, to ensure treatment goals
Contraindications and Cautions
Deliver To Deliver Four Key Areas - including nose-to-mouth lines (nasolabial folds), mouth-to-chin lines (marionette lines) , cheeks augmentation / restoration, and how to treat the corners of the mouth using basic linear thread and bolus techniques.
Emergency Protocols - including use of Hyalase and Emergency Kit Advice (brief, highly recommend attending our COMPLICATIONS MANAGEMENT COURSE prior to injecting your own patients
Hyalase -contraindications, cautions, safety (see notes above)
Pain Management- including topical anaesthesia / lidocaine in the fillers
Pharmacology - how dermal fillers work
Side Effects - what's normal, what's not!
Treatment Goals - how to establish yours and your clients treatment goals
When and How To Say No!
The history of injectables and their current place in aesthetic medicine
How to ensure you provide safe, appropriate, and ethical consultations
Pharmacology / mechanism of action
Different 'types' of injectables and their uses
Side effects / contraindications
Safety, regulations, legislation, guidelines
Upper facial anatomy - target muscles
Reconstitution / handling
How to perfect the most popular 'three areas' treatment (glabella, forehead, and lateral canthal lines)
Complications and how to minimise the risk of 'brow ptosis' - learn how to identify clients most at risk
Adverse events / reporting / MHRA / yellow card scheme
Aftercare and follow-up
This 2 day course consists of both theory and practical elements, and we provide you with a training manual for you to take home. The day includes case studies, live demonstrations of injection techniques on clients, and 2-4 hours of live injecting on each day.
On successful completion of the course, you will receive:
Certificate of Completion
Contacts in the industry, from authorised distributors and brand representatives to clinic software advice
Ongoing help and support (for up to six weeks)
The option to attend further 1:1 practical sessions as needed
The option to attend one of our MENTORSHIP PROGRAMMES, which enables you to work towards and / or meet the minimum standards as advised in the Health Education England (HEE) 2015 government training recommendations for delivery of cosmetic procedures. In conjunction with our FOUNDATION COURSES, our MENTORSHIP PROGRAMMES ensure that you meet HEE guidelines to enable you to become an experienced and independent aesthetic practitioner.
Please see the top of this page for course dates, or call us on 0800 772 0137.
Our online learning academy allows you to study at your own pace.
Learn how to treat nasolabial folds, marionettes, and basic cheek filler.
FULL CAREER ACCELERATOR PROGRAMME
Tired of working for the NHS? Struggling to maintain a good work life balance with unsociable days, nights, and twelve and a half hour shifts? Have you considered a move into aesthetics, but weren't sure where to start? Our flexible FULL CAREER ACCELERATOR will take you from your current role to fully qualified, experienced aesthetic practitioner, in dozens of treatments, ready to practice independently, in as little as 3 weeks. Find out more here.