Level 5 Certificate In Aesthetic Practice 

The qualification has been created to develop and reward aesthetic practitioners working today and the
future, and to continue to bring recognition and professionalism to the health and aesthetics sector.

The rationale of the programme is to provide a career path for learners who wish to develop their aesthetic practice capabilities within the health and aesthetic sector. The expected outcome of the Certificate, which is the achievement of a recognised UK qualification, is for learners to develop the skills required by organisations and the aesthetic industry globally.


The course is made up of 5 mandatory units include:

  • Legal and regulatory requirements in aesthetic practice
  • Professional standards within aesthetic practice
  • Working collaboratively with healthcare professionals
  • Anatomy, physiology and morphology of the ageing face
  • Skin micro-needling and chemical peels


Pre-Requisites to complete this course:

Level 4 in related field

Min 3 years of work experience in industry. (Proof of certs to be provided)

Must have basic life support and anaphylaxis. (This is offered free to all enrolling students in the l5)

In certain circumstances, learners with considerable experience but no formal/regulated qualifications may be considered. This will be subject to interview with the centre and being able to demonstrate their ability to cope with the demands of the course and assessment.


Course can be paid in full at the time of enrolment or a £500 deposit then payment plan for the duration of the course.

All equipment and models are supplied throughout your course. You will need access to a computer and internet to complete this course.

The course structure runs over a 45 week term. This is comprised of a range of in house sessions of practical training, professional development and assessments. Along with zoom educational lessons.

This course is expected to take the average learner up to 52 weeks to complete with a qualification time frame of approximately 150 educational hours.

This is an Ofqual regulated course.

Course Name: Level 5 Certificate In Aesthetic Practice

Course Code: 603/5210/3

Awarding Body: Qualifi


Regulated qualifications, also known as accredited qualifications, are those that are reviewed, recognised and monitored by the UK Regulators to ensure that they meet specific criteria and quality
standards. The requirements for the regulated qualifications to be accredited are set out in the regulatory arrangements of the General Conditions of Recognition in England (OfQual).