What is Dermal Filler?
Dermal filler is made of a substance found naturally in the body that is injected into the skin to fill in lines and wrinkles across the face. Typically lasting between 6-18 months, most dermal fillers use in treatments throughout the UK contain hyaluronic acid.
How much can I earn from Dermal Filler?
What does our dermal filler course cover?
This Dermal Filler Course will teach you the theoretical and practical knowledge you need to start treating your customers straight away. The foundation course will cover treatments to the lower third of the face, including lips.
- Anatomy and physiology of the skin
- First Aid – Including CPR and epi pen in anaphylactic shock
- Skin types and signs of ageing
- Hyaluronic Acid structure (HA)
- Pre and Post treatment procedures
- Client consultation protocols Inc. Medical History and Client consent
- Managing expectations and complaints procedure
- Treatment area and injection techniques
- Pain management protocols
- Hygiene, sharps disposal and legal aspects
- Live Demonstrations
- Live Models
Treatment Areas Covered:
- Lip volumisation
- Vermillion border
- Cupids bow
- Oral Commissures
- Nasolabial Folds
- Fine lines and wrinkles
What pre-requisites do I need to perform this?
As this Dermal Filler Course utilises injectables, it is only suitable if you are certified in performing such treatments. You may be certified if you are one of the following:
- A nurse
- A Doctor of Medicine
- A pharmacist
- A dental nurse
- A paramedic
- An SPMU/Aesthetic Practitioner with 6 months+ or a Learner with the new Level 3 IQ Award.
If none of these roles apply to you, you are still able to qualify by studying our Pathway to Aesthetic online theory course. This is specific for a non-medic looking to gain entry to the aesthetics industry.
Will I be practicing on a live model?
Yes. All courses require you to practice on a live model under the supervision of an experienced tutor. We sell model slots via our website offering the treatment at a discounted rate. If you know someone that would like to model, please let us know and we can book them in.
Please note: models will need to meet the necessary pre-requisites before partaking. Please ask us for more information.
Who are my trainers?
This Dermal Filler Course is currently taught by a fully qualified nurse and prescriber. Although all our trainers have 20+ years’ experience within the beauty industry and frequently spend time in our beauty clinics and training academy to ensure their knowledge is up to date.
Does this course come with the relevant kit?
I work full time, can I complete this course at evenings or weekends?
What will my day be like?
There will be a break for lunch, with food provided. Please let us know if you have any allergies we should be aware of.
What will my qualification be?
You will receive a CPD accredited certificate. This will gain you the necessary insurance to be able to start treating customers. Please see our insurance page for more information on getting insured.
From this course you are able to progress onto Advanced Dermal Fillers where you will learn additional techniques. You are also able to progress onto other aesthetic courses such as Foundation Anti-Wrinkle.
About Hampson Training Academy
Our CPD accredited academy provides future beauty technicians with top-level training that will give them the skills they need to start or advance their careers. Whilst also providing you a flexible way of learning to fit around your busy schedule. Whether you are looking to dip your toe in with an entry-level course or require something more advanced, we’ll be sure to have the course for you.
Each course goes beyond just the treatments themselves and will cover first aid, health and safety, hygiene, anatomy, and physiology. We offer courses that are both classroom-based and streamed virtually with an experienced tutor. Our academy is based in Tonbridge, with more to open around the South East in 2021. We also have a new aesthetic room which offers our students a comfortable and peaceful place to train in more advanced treatments, designed to CQC standards!
During your training you are able to join our active Facebook Support Group, in order to receive feedback and advise from other students. In addition, you can gain insight from our trainers regarding the work you are doing. If you would like support before, during or after your course, we have a 24hour live chat available on our website for you to send any enquiries through to us. We also grant lifetime access to your purchased course via our student portal for you to refer to at any point.
How do I get to the academy?
We are located just opposite Tonbridge train station, which boasts mainline connections to both London and Ashford International. For other travel directions, please click here.
In need of beauty supplies?
With over 30 years’ experience in the beauty and hair industry, Hampson Beauty Supplies humble roots can be traced back to a small storage room. The business has now evolved to a dedicated store in Tonbridge town centre and a global online operation, with worldwide delivery available. We offer competitively priced products from renowned brands such as Sienna X, O.P.I and Prospa Beauty (to name a few!)
Visit hampsonbeautysupplies.co.uk to browse our online store or visit us in Quarry Hill Road, Tonbridge, Kent.