The VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Skin Needling is an advanced therapy qualification aimed at level 3 qualified practitioners aged 18 and over, who wish to add this therapy to their repertoire of treatment offerings.
What does this qualification cover?
This qualification is informed by employers and national occupational standards for beauty therapy and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a fully commercial skin needling practitioner. Learners must achieve all mandatory units which include:
- Principles and practice of non-medical aesthetic therapies
- Advanced consultation for non-medical aesthetic therapies
- Advanced skincare for non-medical aesthetic therapies
- Provide cosmetic skin needling treatments
Throughout this qualification, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology and health and safety pertaining to level 4 aesthetic therapies. They will also develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to consult with and analyse clients whilst providing skin needling treatments. In parallel, learners will develop their communication and customer service skills and widen their knowledge of the principles and practices of level 4 aesthetic therapies, all of which are valued highly by employers.
Learners are required to hold a level 3 beauty therapy qualification or equivalent.
Upon enrolment, all learners will receive an ILP (Individual Learning Plan)
tailored to their own needs to ensure their learning experience is bespoke to
Zoom (or similar platforms) can now be effectively used for theory elements
of delivery meaning that learning is more achievable for all and suits busy
Please note that ALL practical must always be performed and assessed in
centre as per guidelines
These advanced qualifications are externally examined by VTCT
examiners and subject to a minimum time scale for quality and to maintain