VTCT (ITEC) Level 4 Certificate in Skin Needling inc. Covid Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention ( Covid 19)
The VTCT (ITEC) 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. Learners are required to hold a level 3 in anatomy and physiology and level 3 in facial electrics or equivalent.
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 skin care 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 non-medical 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 nonmedical aesthetic therapies, all of which are valued highly by employers.
Learners registering for any ITEC courses will be required to complete the IP2A1 – VTCT (ITEC) Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention (COVID-19). As part of VTCT’s (ITEC) commitment to the industries we serve, we have released seven Infection Prevention qualifications. These regulated qualifications, developed with public health experts, align to the UK government’s generic public health guidelines, whilst also offering bespoke treatment-specific content for the different sectors. This ensures learners are equipped with the most current and essential knowledge required to safely and effectively perform treatments and services on clients within their industry.