Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Skin Studies, Chemical Peeling & Micro-Needling
This Diploma qualfication provides superior knowledge and understanding of the skin, elementary cosmetic dermatology and the comprehensive diagnosis of skin health. Coupled with Chemcial Skin Peeling and Micro-needling, it is compliant with the National Occupational Standards and the HEE framework.
With the inclusion of our Advanced Skin Science and diagnostic units, this course will enable you to maximise the efficacy and safety of your aesthetic practices through greater insight into combined procedural options for long term treatment planning and skin health management.
This course is made up of five units of study:
Unit 1 - Core Knowledge for Aesthetic Practice Module 1 - Working in the Aesthetics Industry Module 2 - Legislation & Clinical Governance Module 3- Microbiology for the Aesthetic Practitioner Module 4 - Infection Control in the Medical Aesthetic Clinic Module 5 - Establishing & Managing A Medispa Practice Module 6 - Assessment of the Aesthetic Client Module 7- Intermediate Skin Science Module 8 - Elementary Anatomy & Physiology for the Facial Aesthetic Practitioner
Unit 2 - Advanced Skin Science Module 1 - The Histology & Physiology of the Epidermis Module 2 - The Natural Barrier Function & Homeostasis of the Skin Module 3 - The Extra Cellular Matrix of the Dermis Module 4 - The Appendages, Specialist Histology & Secretions of the Skin. Module 5 - The Defence Mechanisms of the Skin & other Functions Module 6 - The Physiology of the Skin Ageing Process Unit 3 - Investigative Consultation and Advanced Skin Assessment Module 1 - Initial Client Review Module 2 - Lifestyle & Environmental Analysis Module 3 - Medical Influences On Skin Health And Condition Module 4 - The Primary & Secondary Skin Types Module 5- Advanced Observational Analysis Module 6- Skin Diagnostic Tools &Equipment Module 7 - Defining Treatment Plans, Consolidation & Case Studies
Unit 4 - Chemical Skin Peeling Module 1 - The Indications & General Practice of Chemical Skin Peeling Module 2 - Peeling Agents & Formulation Module 3 - Procedural Considerations & Practical Techniques Module 4 - Peel Systems, Product Knowledge & Protocols Unit 5 - Micro-Needling Module 1 – The Indications & General Practice of Micro-Needling Module 2 - Micro-Needling Equipment & Associated Products Module 3 – Procedural Considerations &Practical Techniques Module 4 - Product Knowledge & Protocols
Course Delivery - Audio/visual e-learning, 4 days practical tuition and 2 days formative assessment
Course Resources - Digital portfolios and e-learning portal
Course Assessment - Online multiple choice questions, written assessment booklets, assignment, case studies, mock examinations and final CIBTAC theory and practical examinations.
Duration - 6 - 9 months based on part-time study (10 - 12 hours per week)
Tutor Support - Email
Certification - The OFQUAL accredited CIBTAC | SALLY DURANT Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Skin Studies, Chemical skin Peeling and Micro-Needling - graded at pass, merit or distinction
Enrolment - For further information or to enrol on this course please EMAIL A course price list is available on request with a number of payment options: You can pay by any major credit or debit card or by BACS transfer.
Course entry requirement:
Level 3 Beauty Therapy
Level 2 Beauty Therapy / Facial Skin Care + the CIBTAC | SALLY DURANT Level 4 Certificate in Advanced Skin Studies and The Priciples of Aeshtetic Practice
Completion of our full Access to Aesthetics Pathway