Professional Qualification in Dermal Fillers
Level 7 Course (for GMC, GDC, Nurses and All Health Care Professionals):
Administer permanent fillers and dermal fillers

Dermal filler is an increasingly popular treatment used to enhance the face by softening lines, providing or replacing facial volume, contouring and restoring a smoother and more youthful appearance.

A level 7 professional qualification in Dermal Fillers will provide you with the comprehensive knowledge, fundamental principles and skills of performing Dermal Filler treatments which meet the Health Education England’s (HEE) 2016 Qualification Requirements for Delivery of Cosmetic Procedures. You will learn the latest techniques, concepts and evidence-based methods in injectable fillers, based on the latest clinical and published innovations.

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

Online hours: 12
Teaching days: 2
Self-directed learning hours: 123
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 injectable fillers 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 Award in Dermal Fillers

This course is delivered online and you will attend two days of teaching comprising of clinical demonstrations followed by hands-on sessions of dermal fillers 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
  • Patient assessment, preparation and choosing injection sites
  • Injection techniques and after care
  • Business management and Career development in Aesthetic Medicine
  • Practical Skills of Facial Aesthetics
  • Ethics and Law in Aesthetic Medicine

For Level 7 Course:

(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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