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COSMETIC DERMATOLOGY FOUNDATION TRAINING

Our Cosmetic Dermatology Foundation Training is the gateway to a rounded approach to facial aesthetics, extending your reach beyond injectables patients to boost revenue, patient satisfaction, results and retention

This entry-level, theory course can be taken as a standalone introduction to the basics of cosmetic dermatology. It can also be purchased as part of our more comprehensive Cosmetic Dermatology Course

Cosmetic Dermatology Foundation Training skin analysis using an Observ device

ABOUT

OVERVIEW

Skill level

SKILL LEVEL

Beginner to intermediate

Timeline

TIMELINE

50 hours of eLearning and 8 hours in clinic

Accreditation

ACCREDITATION

50 hours of self-paced eLearning and online lectures; certification: legal to practice

Eligibility

ELIGIBILITY

You must be a doctor, dentist, nurse or clinical pharmacist to enrol on our course

Location

LOCATION

All practical training takes place in our own clinics based in London

student support for Harley Academy trainees

SUPPORT

Our helpful Student Support team will ensure your success throughout our course and beyond

Harley Academy private medical aesthetics community networking platform

COMMUNITY

Join our private online platform to network with your fellow students and trainers

Become an employable aesthetics practitioner with a great CV and case logbook

EMPLOYABILITY

Gain skin treatment know-how that popular aesthetics clinics look for in new hires

Course outline

1 DAY Course

Cosmetic Dermatology Foundation Training
Cosmetic Dermatology FOUNDATION eLearning
Cosmetic Dermatology Foundation Training Insights

COSMETIC DERMATOLOGY FOUNDATION TRAINING

Your Foundation course in-person training will be led by our specialist Cosmetic Dermatology trainers. You'll benefit from real-time feedback, specialist insights and having all your questions answered

This theory course will cover:

  • Cosmetic dermatology and skin rejuvenation in aesthetic medicine
  • Skin anatomy, physiology, function, ageing and pathology
  • How to assess the skin for treatment and devise bespoke skincare & treatment plans
  • Using a device to inform your treatment planning and monitor patient progress
  • The science and theory behind skin rejuvenation treatments
  • Psychodermatology considerations.

COSMETIC DERMATOLOGY FOUNDATION ELEARNING

On our Cosmetic Dermatology Course, you'll receive access to a full 50-hour suite of eLearning to complete

This online training will teach you core knowledge and skills in each of these areas, as well as a solid base in skin treatments, skin science and how to take a 'skin-first' approach to facial aesthetics

Through your eLearning you'll learn the essential science behind the range of treatment modalities and skin services you'll learn on this course.

Your Cosmetic Dermatology Foundation Training eLearning will provide a solid base on which to build more advanced skin therapies

This vast eLearning suite will arm you with in-depth knowledge of active ingredients, how to build unique treatment plans and how to combine different modalities for the best results – all based on the latest skin science

WHAT YOU'LL BE ABLE TO DO

Upon completion of your Cosmetic Dermatology Foundation Training, you will be able to:

  • Conduct a professional skin consultation
  • Understand psychodermatology considerations
  • Perform a skin examination and analysis, including the use of a device
  • Understand skincare steps and active ingredients including cleansers, exfoliators, antioxidants, sun protection, retinoids and moisturisers
  • Plan safe, bespoke skincare regimes and understand active ingredients
  • Execute intelligent cosmetic treatment planning using a scientific evidence base
  • Understand the principles of managing cosmetic dermatological issues such as acne, acne scarring, ageing and rosacea.

Following this Foundation Training, those of you taking our full Cosmetic Dermatology Course can then move on to our training in Microneedling, Hyperpigmentation & Skin of Colour, Chemical Peels, and Injectables for Skin Rejuvenation, which includes HA Derma Profhilo® training.

ELIGIBILITY

WHO WE ACCEPT ON THIS COURSE

We currently accept the following medical professionals onto Harley Academy training courses:

  • Doctors
  • Dentists
  • Nurses
  • Clinical pharmacists

WHAT YOU'RE REQUIRED TO HAVE

  • A valid professional registration number (eg. GMC, GDC, NMC, GPhC) 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
  • For clinical pharmacists, you must be able to provide proof of active clinical work where patient consultation is the majority of your day-to-day responsibilities, within the last year, in the form of a CV and verifiable reference
  • English as a first language, or English Language Testing System (IELTS) 7.0 in all components

QUALIFICATION DESIRABLES

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

Pricing

Cosmetic Dermatology Foundation Training

£650
Incl. VAT
CheckmarkTheoretical learning with 8 hours in clinic
Checkmark50 hours of eLearning
CheckmarkBeginner skill level

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