Level 7 Certificate in Injectables for Aesthetic Medicine
In the latest on our series of articles on the new Level 7 Certificate in Injectables for Aesthetic Medicine, Business Development Director Lee Cottrill examines the future of 1 day BOTOX and dermal filler training courses, in the light of the new Level 7 developments.
“1-day courses have been a feature of the aesthetics market, well, since it started I guess.
“They’re part of the inception and natural evolution of any marketplace whereby the skilled impart their knowledge onto the unskilled.
“As a market progresses however, it’s inevitable that standardisation and quality control come into place as regulatory bodies get involved with addressing the gaps in knowledge and teaching. To my mind, this evolution is a good thing but is always a source of uncertainty.
“Is this the end of 1-day courses then?
“In my opinion, 1-day courses will always have their place in training.
“They’re flexible, cost-effective, easy-to-access and when delivered with quality standards and experienced trainers they provide a valuable vehicle for training.
“It goes without saying that the range in quality of 1-day courses in aesthetics varies considerably taking into account factors such as the experience of the trainers, the level of support afterwards, the ethics around the patient consultation, and who is receiving the training (…we’re all aware of the rise of the non-medical injector which to my mind is not appropriate unless the injector belongs to a Professional Statutory and Regulatory Body (PSRB) who can hold them to account for malpractice…).
“How we go about standardising these ‘modular’ 1-day courses is a difficult problem BUT, when done well, I do believe 1-day courses have a role to play in the future of building a safer, more regulated aesthetics market.”
Lee Cottrill, Business Development Director
More Blogs on Level 7
by Lee Cottrill
- What Is Level 7? Where Did It Come From?
- Level 7 Injectables Qualification Components
- Why Level 7 Is a Matter of Perspective
- Level 7, PgCert or Masters – Which is Best?
- Do I Need Level 7 To Carry On In Aesthetics?
Find out about the Level 7 course at SkinViva Training.
Register Interest in Level 7
Please use this form to register interest in the new “Level 7 Certificate in Injectables For Aesthetics Medicine” and to receive the latest progress updates direct from the SkinViva Training team.
Use our Course Enquiry Form to Get in Touch
Select “Level 7” to Register your Interest in Level 7
SkinViva Training Manchester
SkinViva Training Ltd offer a range of professional training courses for cosmetic and medical skin treatments.
Their courses in cosmetic treatments directed at suitably qualified and registered medical professionals who wish to learn and build on their skills in delivering these procedures.
See our full list of forthcoming training course dates.
SkinViva Training was established in 2013 by Dr Tim Pearce MBChB BSc (Hons) MRCGP – learn more about us. The SkinViva Training team upholds high standards of clinical training providing a combination of fully-supervised practical experience together with essential theory.
For further information, to discuss which course is right for you, to enquire about availability or to book a training course please call 0161 850 2491, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.