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Level 7 Certificate in Injectables for Aesthetic Medicine

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The Level 7 Certificate in Injectables for Aesthetic Medicine is an Ofqual regulated qualification, developed by the regulated Awarding Body IQ. This competence based qualification is aimed at doctors, dentists, nurses and midwives who hold a current professional registration. It has been created in line with the HEE guidelines relevant to the administration of Botulinum Toxin and Dermal Fillers.

The qualification will provide you with the relevant knowledge and practical skills to safely and competently perform the following procedures independently:

  • The use of Botulinum Toxin to treat glabellar, frontalis and crow’s feet
  • The use of Botulinum Toxin to create a brow lift
  • The use of Dermal Fillers to treat nasolabial folds, marionette lines, oral commissures, lip augmentation and basic cheek augmentation

This Certificate is an industry-recognised qualification for both medical professionals considering a career in aesthetic medicine as well as those who are already practicing but are looking to obtain formal recognition for their knowledge and skills.

Structure of the Qualification

In order to achieve the Level 7 qualification you must successfully complete 8 mandatory units. These units cover all key topics of Botulinum Toxin and Dermal Filler treatments such as; pharmacology, understanding your patient, anatomy and ageing, managing possible complications and effective treatment administration.

Education for the mandatory units involves a combination of online learning modules via our bespoke Learning Management System, clinical observation sessions, practical hands-on teaching and assessments to provide you with 278 hours of comprehensive learning. The full qualification will be delivered via the following route:


     - Foundation Botox & Dermal Filler Training

    Our one day Foundation Botox and Dermal Filler Training course is your starting point for a career in medical aesthetics.


     - Online Training Modules

    Using a mixture of videos and interactive modules, our online training provides delegates with in depth knowledge; ranging from understanding your patient, complications to the historical context of aesthetics.


     - SAQ Assignments

    Short Answer Questions – Your coursework will consist of 34 essay-style questions (100-200 words each), using knowledge gained in your interactive online modules and your own research.


     - Clinical Observation Days

    Your Clinical Observation Day will allow you to observe Botox and Dermal Filler treatments administered by our experienced practitioners.


     - Supervised Practice Days

    You will now complete supervised practice days, administering Botox and Dermal Filler treatments under the supervision of our expert trainers.

Successful completion of each of these elements will result in you being awarded with the Level 7 Certificate in Injectables for Aesthetic Medicine which will evidence a level of competency that can be relied upon by employers and patients alike.

What are your options for completing the qualification?

There are many different approaches to gaining your level 7 qualification. The route to achieving this will depend on your previous training and any aesthetic experience you might have.

If you are an experienced aesthetic practitioner then you may be able to evidence the clinical practice elements of the qualification using treatments you have performed prior to enrolling. This is known as Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Why choose our Level 7 Qualification?

Your Next Steps – Speak to our Co-ordinators

Choosing Cosmetic Courses today gives you the reassurance that you are being trained by a team of established, successful practitioners and a network that invests in your business and clinical development for the future.

If you would like to find out more about our Level 7 Qualification then please contact our friendly team today who will be able to talk you through your options and create a tailored training plan specific to your requirements.

Frequently Asked Questions

We also have a 0% interest finance plan available to help you spread the cost of your qualification. You will need to pay 50% of the course fee upfront plus a £50 administration fee. The rest can then be paid over 6 or 12 monthly instalments. All prices stated are all-inclusive which means there are no hidden costs along the way. Please contact us for more information. Course price: Level 7 – Full Qualification: £7000 + VAT = £8400. Level 7 – Minus Foundation £6250 + VAT = £7500. RPL £2500 + VAT.
This qualification is suitable for all medically registered professionals including: Doctors, Dentists, Independent Nurse or Midwife Prescribers, Nurse Practitioners (without independent prescribing rights) or Midwives (without independent prescribing rights). We will require confirmation of your professional registration number to confirm your professional status. If you are not a native English speaker then you must have an English language level of International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 7.0 in all components, or equivalent and this score must be less than 2 years old.
Our qualification framework has been adapted to ensure you receive a maximum amount of guided learning hours. You will see over 40 individual patient cases during your qualification, each one selected by our co-ordinators in order to provide you with cases covering a variety of gender, ages and skin types. Cosmetic Courses only train using live models, all provided by our team. This will provide you with an excellent understanding of the consultation, designing a treatment plan, managing your patients’ expectations, appropriate clinical technique and aftercare support.
We allow 12 months for the completion of the full qualification.
In order to enrol into the Level 7 Qualification you will need to first speak with one of our course co-ordinators who will be able to guide you on which route to achieving the qualification will best suit your needs:
  1. Call our course co-ordinators - to speak to a member of our team please call our dedicated administrative staff on 01844 390110.
  2. Email us - alternatively you can fill in a quick enquiry form or a contact form and we will be in touch as soon as possible to discuss your requirements.
At Cosmetic Courses we do our utmost to ensure the successful completion of our Level 7 Qualification. If you do not pass any aspect of the qualification, you will be given the opportunity to retake these modules. Any retake will incur a small fee.

We hope we have answered all of your questions but if you do have any further queries please contact our course co-ordinators who will be more than happy to assist you. 

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