Professional Qualification in Micro-needling- Level 5
Level 5 Degree (for GMC, GDC, Nurses and All Health Care Professionals)
Mechanical Micro-needling up to 0.5mm

A Professional Qualification at Level 5 in Micro-needling prepares you with the necessary skills and knowledge to integrate such a treatment into your practice which meet the Health Education England’s (HEE) 2016 Qualification Requirements for Delivery of Cosmetic Procedures. Important aspects such as skin conditions, their diagnosis along with the indication and contraindication of the treatment options is incorporated into the programme to train you up to the highest standards of professionalism and being a practitioner

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

Course Fee
Fee: £1500

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

Teaching encompasses cutaneous anatomy and physiology, skin aging and related disorders, types of devices and depth of micro-needling along with their mode of action, homecare and professional products, professional treatment options and devices, medical and dental council rules and regulations, professionalism with clinical management strategies and clinical demonstration.

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 Micro-needling

This course is delivered online and you will attend two days of teaching comprising of clinical demonstrations followed by hands-on sessions of mechanical micro-needling up to 0.5mm 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 at level 5
  • Principles of skin treatments and non-surgical Interventions
  • Patient consultation and patient aesthetic concerns: scarring, pigmentation, ageing, and skin blemishes
  • The latest Derma Roller and Dermapen needling methods
  • Business management and Career development in Aesthetic Medicine
  • Practical Skills of Facial Aesthetics
  • Ethics and Law in Aesthetic Medicine

(a) Education in any of the following;

  • Foundation degree with a science/healthcare background
  • Higher national diploma (HND) with a science/medical/healthcare background (Level 4 or 5)
  • Diploma of higher education in healthcare (Level 4 or 5)

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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