Industry Qualifications Level 7 Certificate in Injectables for Aesthetic Medicine
We are offering our new qualification from April 2019 and there will be 4 options to choose from :
Package Pro – this package is for people who wish to start a new career in injectable treatments
Package Elite – this package is for people who wish to cover qualifications in foundation botulinum toxin & dermal fillers plus 3 additional treatment areas
Package Prestige – this package is a fast track course for Medical Practitioners
Package Ultimate – this package is for people who wish to start a new career in injectable treatments – this package is for people who wish to start a new career in injectable treatments and who want to include all areas to treat with botulinum toxin & dermal fillers
The IQ Level 7 Certificate in Injectables for Aesthetic Medicine is a vocational qualification which is approved and regulated by OfQual. It is aimed specifically at practitioners who work in the aesthetic industry and who want attain a high standard of competencies in administering botulinum toxins and dermal fillers. On completion of this qualification you can then advertise on your website and treatment material that you hold this certificate and gives credibility in the aesthetics industry.
You will learn how to be the best in the industry offering the best, safest injecting skills.
This qualification is classed as a Vocational Qualification and, therefore, it consists of mainly practical hands-on experience, which ensures that you are fully competent in your application of treatment. This level 7 qualification is completed using varied assessment methods in order to let you prove your competence in carrying out injectable treatments to both the governing bodies, peers and patients/clients.
This qualification has been introduced following the aesthetics regulations review by Sir Bruce Keogh in which he stated a key recommendation of the HEE was the introduction of an education and competency framework aligned to the different areas and levels of learning.
These include: Skin Rejuvenation – Peels, Skin Needling, Laser & IPL, Hair Restoration, Botulinum Toxin and Dermal Fillers. These treatments range in levels from Levels 4-7.
Course Key Features:
Training and Study Material – online learning to assist with the completion of coursework assignments
Coursework Assignments – there will be 30-40 written assignments to demonstrate theoretical knowledge and understanding of both the aesthetics and injectable modalities
Practical Clinical Sessions – you will complete
|Title:||IQ Level 7 Certificate in Injectables for Aesthetic Medicine|
|Total Units:||8||Mandatory Units:||8|
|Min. Guided Learning Hours:||59||Total Qualification Time:||277|
|Min Age From:||19|
There are 8 compulsory units to complete for this qualification and they all have to be passed in order to complete and pass the Level 7 Certificate.
|Unit Number||Module Name||Level||Credit||GLH|
|A/617/2783||Practice of Botulinum Toxin Use in Aesthetic Medicine||7||4||25|
|J/617/2785||Practice of Dermal Fillers Use in Aesthetic Medicine||7||4||25|
|T/617/2782||Principles of Botulinum Toxin Use in Aesthetic Medicine||7||4||1|
|K/617/2780||Principles of Cosmetic Psychology in Aesthetic Medicine||7||3||1|
|F/617/2784||Principles of Dermal Filler Use in||7||4||2|
|M/617/2781||Principles of Dermatology in Aesthetic Medicine||7||4||3|
|M/617/2778||Principles of History, Ethics and Law in Aesthetics Medicine||7||2||1|
|T/617/2799||Principles of Treatment in Aesthetic Medicine||7||3||1|
We have 4 set components included in this Level 7 qualification and these are:
You will learn the basics of injecting using both botulinum toxin & dermal fillers – this is carried out by both e-learning, classroom tuition and injecting on live models.
Intermediate & Advanced Skills
You will be required to complete a set number of patient/client case studies and you will be able to select training in more advanced procedures such as lip enhancement or non-surgical rhinoplasty
You will be required to work with a clinical supervisor to observe and undertake a minimum number of treatments (supervised) in your own time. You will then build a portfolio of evidence as part of the qualification criteria.
You will be required to undertake coursework assignments (in your own time) – there will be 8 assessments carried out under strict exam conditions and they will be marked by an examiner.
Qualification Time set
The IQ qualification should be completed within a 12 month period in order to retain current knowledge. We do offer a longer time extension under special circumstances.