Skin-Needling VTCT Level 4 Certificate

Price of Course £1950 +
VTCT/ITEC Exam Fee

Start Date

Students can start this course at any time
This is a 4 months course including online studies
Course entry requirement Facial Skincare Level 2 and Level 3 Facial Electrical qualification

Aim of this course

What does this qualification cover?
The aim of this unit is to develop learners’ knowledge, understanding and practical skills when using cosmetic skin needling techniques, with needles up to 0.5mm for the face and up to 1mm for the body. It covers the skills involved in providing a thorough consultation to establish client suitability
for treatment and also the knowledge on how to formulate a specific treatment plan tailored to suit

Learning outcomes

On completion of this unit, learners will:

  • Know safety considerations when providing cosmetic skin needling treatments
  • Understand how to provide cosmetic skin needling treatments
  • Know the relevant anatomy, physiology and pathologies for cosmetic skin needling
  • Be able to consult, plan and prepare for cosmetic skin needling treatment
  • Be able to provide cosmetic skin needling treatments

Why is this qualification the most suitable?
This qualification is one of a new suite of level 4 advanced non-medical aesthetic therapies developed as a progression route for level 3 practitioners wishing to add to their repertoire in specific treatment modalities.

What could this qualification lead to?
The primary purpose of this qualification is to prepare learners for employment in the advanced non-medical aesthetic industry providing skin needling techniques. Additionally, learners may choose to further develop their knowledge and skills by completing supplementary specialist qualifications at level 4 in one or more of the following areas:

  • Skin peeling
  • Radio frequency
  • Ultrasound
Who is this course for

The VTCT (ITEC) Level 4 Certificate in Skin Needling is an advanced therapy qualification aimed at level 3 qualified practitioners aged 18 and over, who wish to add this therapy to their repertoire of treatment offerings.

Learners are required to hold a level 3 beauty therapy qualification or equivalent.

What does this qualification cover?
This qualification is informed by employers and national occupational standards for beauty therapy and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a fully commercial skin needling practitioner. Learners must achieve all mandatory units which include:

• Principles and practice of non-medical aesthetic therapies
• Advanced consultation for non-medical aesthetic therapies
• Advanced skin care for non-medical aesthetic therapies
• Provide cosmetic skin needling treatments

Throughout this qualification, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of relevant
anatomy and physiology and health and safety pertaining to level 4 non-medical aesthetic therapies.

They will also develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to consult with and analyse clients whilst providing skin needling treatments. In parallel, learners will develop their communication and customer service skills and widen their knowledge of the principles and practices of level 4 nonmedical aesthetic therapies, all of which are valued highly by employers.

Why is this qualification the most suitable?
This qualification is one of a new suite of level 4 advanced non-medical aesthetic therapies developed as a progression route for level 3 practitioners wishing to add to their repertoire in specific treatment modalities.

What could this qualification lead to?
The primary purpose of this qualification is to prepare learners for employment in the advanced non-medical aesthetic industry providing skin needling techniques. Additionally, learners may choose to further develop their knowledge and skills by completing supplementary specialist qualifications at level 4 in one or more of the following areas:

• Skin peeling
• Radio frequency
• Ultrasound

Course Specification

The VTCT (ITEC) Level 4 Certificate in Skin Needling is an advanced therapy qualification aimed at level 3 qualified practitioners aged 18 and over, who wish to add this therapy to their repertoire of treatment offerings. see vtct course specification

Learners are required to hold a level 3 beauty therapy qualification or equivalent.

What does this qualification cover?
This qualification is informed by employers and national occupational standards for beauty therapy and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a fully commercial skin needling practitioner. Learners must achieve all mandatory units which include:

• Principles and practice of non-medical aesthetic therapies
• Advanced consultation for non-medical aesthetic therapies
• Advanced skin care for non-medical aesthetic therapies
• Provide cosmetic skin needling treatments

Throughout this qualification, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology and health and safety pertaining to level 4 non-medical aesthetic therapies.

They will also develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to consult with and analyse clients whilst providing skin needling treatments. In parallel, learners will develop their communication and customer service skills and widen their knowledge of the principles and practices of level 4 nonmedical aesthetic therapies, all of which are valued highly by employers.

Why is this qualification the most suitable?
This qualification is one of a new suite of level 4 advanced non-medical aesthetic therapies developed as a progression route for level 3 practitioners wishing to add to their repertoire in specific treatment modalities.

What could this qualification lead to?
The primary purpose of this qualification is to prepare learners for employment in the advanced non-medical aesthetic industry providing skin needling techniques. Additionally, learners may choose to further develop their knowledge and skills by completing supplementary specialist qualifications at level 4 in one or more of the following areas:

• Skin peeling
• Radio frequency
• Ultrasound

Skin-Needling VTCT Level 4 Certificate

Course Units

Principles and practice of non-medical aesthetic therapies

This unit will enable learners to develop their knowledge of the principles and practices of nonmedical aesthetic therapies.
Learners will develop their understanding of this emerging profession by inquiring into the history, safety, legal, insurance and professional body influences of the industry.
They will summarise methods and processes of ensuring safety and wellbeing and conforming to health and safety standards.

Learners will also appraise contra-actions, hygiene and medical emergency processes.

Learners will begin to develop an understanding of how to access research materials relevant to their subject area whilst at the same time developing skills and understanding of how to collate information for evidence based practice within the non-medical aesthetic industry.

 

Advanced skin care for non-medical aesthetic therapies

Overview
This unit is about advanced skin analysis techniques. It will enable learners to enhance their
understanding of skin, developing their comprehension of the facial analysis procedure and advance
their understanding of the ageing process on the ageing process and its effects on the skin. A more
thorough understanding will enable learners to formulate a detailed treatment plan to address the
client’s specific and individual needs, ensuring health, safety and unique requirements are met.

Learning outcomes
On completion of this unit, learners will:
LO1 Understand the physiology of skin ageing
LO2 Understand advanced skin assessment
LO3 Prepare for advanced skin assessment
LO4 Provide advanced skin assessment

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