Professional Qualification in Chemical Peels
Level 7 Course (for GMC, GDC, Nurses and All Health Care Professionals):
Perform medium depth chemical peels and localised phenol peels

A level 7 Professional Qualification in Chemical Peels will provide you with not only the essential knowledge and fundamental skills on chemical peels but also now to integrate them into your practice. The delivery of medium depth chemical peels and localised phenol peels will be taught in line with the Health Education England’s (HEE) 2016 Qualification Requirements for Delivery of Cosmetic Procedures. Chemical peels are an increasingly popular treatment used to treat acne, pigmentation, scarring of the face and rejuvenating for ageing, providing a smoother and more flawless appearance using a combination of peels.

Course Dates
20th & 21st March 2021
22nd & 23rd May 2021
10th & 11th July 2021
16th & 17th October 2021 (TBC)

Online hours: 6
Teaching days: 2
Self-directed learning hours: 129
Credits: 15

Course Fee
Fee: £3000

Course Leader
Visiting Professor Ali Ghanem

Course contact for further information

Loji Thebe
T: +44 (0) 121 345 9847+44

Awarding Institution
College of Medicine and Dentistry

The course includes important aspects of anatomy, pharmacology, safety, clinical practice, and protocols for dealing with complications. Teaching encompasses cutaneous anatomy and physiology, skin aging and related disorders, types of chemical peels along with their mode of action, professional treatment options and devices, medical and dental council rules and regulations, professionalism with clinical management strategies and clinical demonstration followed by a hands-on session.

Practical Workshops

As part of the course, you will be exposed to unique practical training, benefiting from the experience of performing procedures on patients and simulated models.

Clinical Training

You will be exposed to clinical training in our state-of-the-art dental hospital in central Birmingham, where facial aesthetics procedures are undertaken by expert academic and specialists.

A Professional Qualification in Level 7 Chemical Peels

This course is delivered online and you will attend two days of teaching comprising of clinical demonstrations followed by hands-on sessions of chemical peels under the supervision of our qualified consultants. You will be able to attend synchronous and recorded seminars on our advanced virtual learning platform. The practical sessions are also recorded with all the relevant materials posted for you to complete the practical’s in your practice.

Contents of the Course:

  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Face
  • Principles of Non-Surgical Interventions
  • Skin health, types, ageing, pigmentation and conditions suitable for treatment
  • Applied chemistry
  • Peel classifications, indications and contraindications
  • Treatment protocols and step by step of a skin peel treatment
  • Business management and Career development in Aesthetic Medicine
  • Practical Skills of Facial Aesthetics
  • Ethics and Law in Aesthetic Medicine

(a) Registered medical doctors, registered dentists, or level 6 degree in Oral Sciences, Pharmacy, Biomedical science, a healthcare field, or equivalent,

(b) Competence in written and spoken English assessed internally by the Institute academics

All applicants need to demonstrate:

  • Evidence of professional indemnity cover and,
  • Health to be able to perform clinical practice
  • A current evidence of satisfactory DBS check
  • A valid professional registration number to practice in the UK

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