What is our Pathway to Aesthetics Course?
Pathway to Aesthetics SFJ Level 3 IQ Award course is now available for non-medics with no beauty background, designed to provide learners with an entry level qualification into the beauty and aesthetic industry.
The SFJ Level 3 Organisation Certificate in the Principles of Cosmetic Procedures of Aesthetic Practitioners is designed to develop the broad understanding of health and safety in aesthetics practice, communication and consultation, client assessment and skin analysis and anatomy and physiology for skin treatments. This qualification is aimed at non-medical professionals seeking a pathway into aesthetics and skin rejuvenation who do not wish to follow the traditional beauty route. Learners who successfully achieve this qualification will be able to progress to foundation aesthetic programmes that we also provide.
How much could I earn from Aesthetic Treatments?
This Pathway to Aesthetics qualification will allow you to earn an average of £25,000 per year, with more experienced practitioners can earn up £33,000 per year.
What does our Pathway to Aesthetics course cover?
Our Pathway to Aesthetics course will take around 6-8 weeks to complete, with multiple units you will have to qualify in to receive your qualification such as:
- Health and Safety within Aesthetic Practice
- Communication and Consultation with clients
- How to correctly assess each client and their skin
- The Anatomy and Physiology required for skin treatments
- First Aid (CPR, Allergic Reactions, Medicine Interactions, etc)
This Pathway to Aesthetics course and its content will complement our Anatomy and Physiology Online Theory Course, giving you the underpinning knowledge required for aesthetic treatments.
What pre-requisites do I need to perform this?
You are not required to have any medical or beauty experience to complete this course. This Pathway to Aesthetics course is specifically designed to give you the opportunity to gain access into the aesthetic industry.
Will I be practicing on a live model?
You will not be required to complete any treatments at this stage of your studies. However, if you choose to move onto our foundation aesthetic courses, 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?
When you decide to become a student at our training academy, our trainers are on hand to offer you 24-hour support. This Pathway to Aesthetics course is online based, but you are able to get in contact via our live chat found at the bottom of each page or via our Contact Us page, which will give you the relevant information to contact us. 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.
I work full-time, can I do this course at evenings or weekends?
Of course! You are able to complete this Pathway to Aesthetics course in your own time and at your own pace. All of the content can be found via your student portal and new modules are unlocked when you complete your current work. The course takes at least 6 weeks to complete but our students have lifetime access to the content, meaning you can take your time or go back and refresh your memory whenever you’d like, even after completion.
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.
About Hampson Training Academy
Our CPD accredited academy provides future beauty and aesthetic 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.