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Level 7 Certificate (L7Cert) in Injectables with SkinViva Training

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NEW Course

SkinViva Training will be offering Level 7 qualification in injectable treatments from 2017.

This course will provide official accreditation for non-surgical treatment practitioners, regulated by OFQUAL.

The course itself will be designed to provide trainees with a comprehensive grounding in the knowledge and skills required to practice popular cosmetic treatments involving Botulinum Toxin and Dermal Fillers.

Learning Objectives

In development

Our level 7 course is currently in development. We will add further information when available.

The course is expected to include a combination of distance/online learning and class-based sessions to learn the practical skills in a safe environment. It is likely to expected the following areas of study and experience:

Boltulinum Toxin Theory

- Understand the pharmacology of Botulinum Toxin and be able to explain relevant concepts to patients.

- Understand how to store, dilute and administer Botulinum Toxin.

-Understand the anatomy and vectors of the face relevant to common treatments.

- Understand the appropriate indications for Botulinum Toxin.

-Understand how to assess the face and choose the most effective dose and injection location using our unique protocols.

- Understand how to avoid common unpleasing results.

- Understand how to avoid both common and rare side effects.

- Understand how to manage side effects when they do occur.

- Know when it is appropriate to use a combination of Botulinum Toxin and dermal fillers.

- Understand common reasons to follow up patients, and common follow up injection points.

Dermal Filler (Hyaluronic Acids) Theory

- Understand the properties and different functions of dermal fillers.

- Understand how to choose which dermal filler to use for greatest effect.

-Understand important facial anatomy and integrate this into a facial assessment.

- Understand the anatomy of the face with regards to safety, side effects reduction, efficacy and longevity of treatments.

- Understand how to avoid but also deal with side effects, from simple allergy to the very rare but serious side effect of impending necrosis caused by arterial embolism or compression.

- Understand how to treat localised allergic reaction to dermal fillers.

- Understand how to manage side effects of dermal filler, including reversing a treatment safely.

- Understand how dermal filler treatments change or persist over time to avoid over-treatment.

Practical Session

- Establish confidence through supervised consultation, assessment and treatment of demo models with both Botulinum Toxin and dermal filler.

- Become familiar with predicting the outcome of treatments with Botulinum Toxin in the three main areas of use in the upper face: crows’ feet; frown lines; and forehead lines with and without brow lifts.

- Learn the important practical differences between ‘standard’ injections given in general medical practice and the much more skilled aesthetic injection technique.

- Understand how to assess the face and choose the most effective quantity of Botulinum Toxin or dermal filler injection using our unique protocols, covering fine lines, nose-to-mouth and mouth-to-chin lines.

- Develop an injection technique that reduces side effects and increases predictability of results using Botulinum Toxin.

- Know the various dermal filler injection techniques and when to use them.

- Learn to handle and prepare the injections without damaging the delicate Botulinum Toxin protein.

- See the importance of good medical photography in practise.

Key Features

- CeTAB® – 5 stage unique, proven training methodology. Empowers trainees not only to inject safely, but to successfully tackle every stage of the patient journey and business set-up with confidence; from consultation, through treatment, handling rare complications, and looking after patients for the long term

- 5:1 trainer/trainee ratio – maximum 5 trainees to a trainer to ensure plenty of hands-on experience and individualised tuition

- High model to delegate ratio – plenty of expertly supervised practical experience with real patients.

- Free and exclusive access to our highly active online community for post-course support, questions and debate.

- Unique algorithms in the theory course give you certainty when you start on your own.

- Dedicated fully-equipped modern clinic environment and lecture room.

- All products included.

- Insurer-approved certificate of attendance.

Areas Covered

- Forehead Lines

- Frown Lines

- Brow Lift

- Crows Feet

- Cheek Lines

- Nose-to-Mouth Lines

- Corner of Mouth Lines

- Mouth-to-Chin Lines

- Chin Lines


Details of the level 7 course are in development. Please check back, or register for more information.

Fee: TBC (VAT included) | Lunch Provided