Qualifi Level 5 in Aesthetic Practice

QUALIFI Level 5 Certificate in Aesthetic Practice

Level 4 Certificate in Advanced Skin Studies & the Principles of Aesthetic Practice

This level 5 certificate in Aesthetic practice will prepare you with the knowledge and understanding to gain a safe route to go into the aesthetic industry. It will be the foundation route to progress onto level 7 Certificate in Aesthetic practice.

The chemical skin peels you will learn will be at a deeper level ranging from approximately 35%.  Peels treat a variety of conditions including pigmentation, fine lines, acne, and sun damage. Micro-needling is where a number of tiny needles are rolled across the skin’s surface. This brings fresh blood flow to the surface as your skin attempts to heal itself and, in the process, improves the overall look of the skin.

The Qualifi Level 5 is a comprehensive degree level qualification, consisting of five mandatory units: three at Level 5, one at Level 6 and one at Level 7, and provides a generic core of mandatory units that apply in all aesthetics contexts.

The practical units within the Level 5 include Microneedling and Medium peels. Completion of the theoretical contents of the units like Anatomy, Physiology and Morphology of the Ageing Face will ensure that candidates have the level of knowledge and experience to continue onto the Level 7 Certificate in Aesthetic Practice.

Course Content

This unit will reinforce and enhance the leaner’s understanding of their individual responsibilities and those of the

multidiscipline team within the clinical environment in relation to health and safety, legislative issues and UK government guidelines. This will ensure that necessary processes and procedures involved in dealing with health and safety, hygienic practice, risk assessment, preparation of the clinical environment and professional ethics and codes of behaviour are put into place and followed.

This is a preparation for work unit with the aim of providing underpinning knowledge in advanced anatomy and physiology of the skin to support the delivery of cosmetic procedures within the aesthetic skin care sector. Equally it serves to advance the knowledge of anyone working within the skin care and beauty therapy industry beyond that of general Level 3 standard and the learning provided by industry manufacturer training.

This unit is designed to ensure that the learners knowledge and skill in relation to client/ patient consultation and analysis of skin condition and type, is appropriate for practitioners carrying out clinical aesthetic treatments.

This unit will develop in depth knowledge of and understanding of skin diagnosis using visual diagnostics. Learners will also explore intrinsic and extrinsic elements which influence the condition and appearance of the skin.

Learners will gain an understanding of how to carry out a thorough skin assessment using zonal analysis methods and evaluate the causes and characteristics of skin types and conditions.

Learners will carry out investigative consultations and advanced skin assessments and reflect and contextualise the information to be able to devise safe, effective and ethical skin treatment programmes

This is a preparation for work designed to ensure all practitioners have relevant and current awareness of the medispa sector outside of their own practice.

This unit will examine: the treatment modalities and treatment practices being carried out in the medispa environment and the range of cosmecuetical products that accompany treatment and are available to the client. It will also examine the CPD opportunities that exist in the sector and it will ask learners to analyse the benefits and the limitations of treatments and products available to the client and consider the potential future developments.


All courses are run as small groups (4/5 people) which allows plenty of opportunity to ask questions or seek further support if required. This also ensures that over the few days, you will have lots of models to practice on.

All of our tutors specialise in Aesthetics and have worked in the industry for years. Our college curriculum is based around moving into advanced skin treatments not just learning beauty facials.

All centres have the very latest equipment and products required to adhere to industry standards. We also have an on-going Support Team and a Facebook group available to answer any query you may have regarding your training with us.

We do provide study materials to assist you in completion of your written coursework & in preparation for your assessments.

All products and tools are provided for the training days at the centre when you attend. No kit is required to complete the training days, nor included in the course fee. Tea & coffee are provided on the training days.

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