This combined Aesthetic Medicine training programme is an aesthetics career accelerator that’s designed to transform trainees from novices to holistically qualified, practice-ready aesthetics professionals. It combines our most intensive training courses Cosmetic Dermatology and Level 7 Certificate in Injectables. Solidify your understanding of BOTOX® and dermal fillers with our combined package. Ideal for doctors, dentists,nurses and midwives.
Skill Level: Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced
Duration: 12 months – 18 months
Lectures: Combined lecture-based, practical and distance learning
Assessment: Written & practical examinations & logbook submission
As an Aesthetic Medicine graduate, you’ll leave with a solid base of fundamental cosmetic dermatology knowledge, as well as a robust portfolio of hands-on experience with injectables, advanced skin rejuvenation techniques, and experience in private clinical practice that both employers and entrepreneurship in this sector demand.
All Aesthetic Medicine trainees will be prioritised for highly sought-after jobs from leading clinic chains and independent clinics. We even guarantee Aesthetic Medicine trainees an interview and support in finding a job upon completion of training.
The course consists of a blended programme including hands-on practical days with patients, online learning, webinars, and business support to start your career.
What Will I learn?
By the end of this intensive programme, you will be able to:
Confidently administer Botulinum toxins
You can deepen your understanding of the science of botulinum toxins, including: mechanisms of action, how to consult for a wide range of indications, an array of optimal injection techniques, and how to manage complications and side-effects.
Confidently administer Dermal fillers
You can deepen your understanding of the science of dermal fillers, including: mechanisms of action, how to consult for a wide range of indications, an array of optimal injection techniques, and how to manage complications and side-effects. You will gain confidence in more advanced indications of dermal fillers and develop a full-face approach to rejuvenation and beautification.
Apply ethics and law in aesthetic medicine
Good medical practice is essential for a long-term career in aesthetics. Have an understanding of how to protect yourself and your patients legally and ethically.
Incorporate psychology into your consultations
Recognising healthy and unhealthy psychological drivers is crucial for good practice in aesthetic medicine. Understand the signs of body dysmorphia, and how to deal with patients who may need to be refused treatment.
Optimise results using your patient’s skin
The skin is the foundation for all cosmetic procedures. On this course you’ll learn in detail the structure and function of both the skin and hair and how they age over time. You will also learn to recognise skin conditions and treat patients suffering from skin-related concerns.
Advise on skin care
Skin products that clients apply regularly to the surface of their skin range from highly effective to useless, or even dangerous. This course teaches you to actually understand what active ingredients work and which ones don’t, and advise your clients effectively.
Perform microneedling treatments
Confidently include microneedling with a roller device in your clinical practice.
Perform simple to advanced chemical peels
In addition to superficial ‘lunchtime’ peels, you’ll also learn how to confidently tackle darker skin types, peel non-facial areas, layer peeling agents for a more intense result, and use retinol and TCA to peel to a medium-depth.
Combine rejuvenation treatments
Use injectables, microneedling and chemical peels together for even better results tailored to your client’s facial structure, desires, and skin goals.
Who Is This Course For
We currently accept the following professionals onto Aesthetic Medicine Specialty Training:
You are also required to have:
A valid professional registration number with an active license to practice in the UK, Please note that we do not accept dental nurses or dental hygienists on any of our injectables or cosmetic dermatology courses including those with GDC numbers.
English as a first language, or English Language Testing System (IELTS) 7.0 in all components
Postgraduate degree/diploma/master’s in Anatomy, Dermatology, Medicine, Surgery, Research
CCT or completion of training within profession
International students may be accepted if an equivalent level of education can be demonstrated, and you are professionally registered. Please refer to our Entry Requirements Policy for details.
Dr Tristan Mehta
Founder & CEO
Tristan founded Harley Academy to combat the established lack of standardised medical training provided within the speciality, and works as a cosmetic physician and lead trainer at Harley Academy. He holds a postgraduate diploma in Skin Ageing and Aesthetic Medicine, and created the nationally recognised Ofqual-regulated Level 7 qualification in Injectables
Dr Emily MacGregor
An aesthetic practitioner and teacher with a background of emergency and intensive care medicine. Emily authors and improves our academic content. She completed a psychology degree alongside her medical degree and is interested in the field of the Psychology of Appearance and how this applies to the cosmetic industry.
Dr Kalpna Pindolia
Clinical Education Lead
An aesthetic doctor, trainer, assessor and GMC appraiser, Dr Pindolia is dedicated to a holistic approach to the individual from both medical and psychological perspectives. With a true passion for empowered education in the aesthetics sector, she is dedicated to the experience and success of our student community.
Dr Marcus Mehta
Head of Community
Dr Mehta is a medical doctor and aesthetic practitioner with a postgraduate diploma in clinical dermatology. He is Harley Academy medical lead on Skin Rejuvenation courses, and offers advice, guidance and support to our community of Level 7 students and graduates.
Dr Yalda Jamali
Clinical Educational Fellow & Mentor
Dr Jamali combines working with our Courses team to develop teaching content with serving as a lead clinical mentor, notable for her upbeat teaching style. Her successful aesthetics clinic in Nottingham reveals her artistic eye for facial aesthetics.
Once a star student at Harley Academy, Natalia is now a prescriber and practitioner in botulinum toxins, soft tissue fillers, PRP, PDO threads and skin rejuvenation techniques. She combines a holistic approach to patients with precise clinical focus.
A variety of payment plans are available to help you spread the cost of your investment. Please call 0203 859 7598 for details.
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