VTCT (ITEC) Level 5 Certificate in Advanced Blemish Removal


The VTCT (ITEC) Level 5 qualification in Advanced Blemish Removal has been developed as a progression route for Practitioners qualified in Level 4 Blemish Removal. The is part of a new range of qualifications in preparation for the move towards regulating non-medical aesthetic therapies to ensure practitioner knowledge, client care and safety is at the forefront of all advanced non-medical aesthetic treatments offered by therapists. The VTCT (ITEC) Level 5 qualification in Advanced Blemish Removal consists of four core modules:

  • Principle & practice of non-medical aesthetic therapies
    • Developments of non-medical aesthetic therapies
    • The benefits and limitations of commonly available non-medical aesthetic therapies
    • Importance of professional conduct in non-medical aesthetic therapies
    • Key regulations, legislative influences and responsibilities relating to non-medical aesthetic therapies
    • Advanced contra-actions, hygiene issues and medical emergencies of specific concern to non-medical aesthetic therapies
  • Advanced consultation for non-medical aesthetic therapies
    • Effective communication and professional behaviours and how these contribute to client trust
    • Methods and processes for gaining information through consultation
    • Importance of completing a thorough consultation
    • Legal requirements for completing consultation
    • Information required when completing a consultation
  • Advanced skin care for non-medical aesthetic therapies
    • Physiology of skin ageing
    • Advanced skin assessment
    • Prepare for advanced skin assessment
    • Provide advanced skin assessment
  • Provide advanced blemish removal treatments
    • Know safety considerations when providing advanced skin blemish removal treatments
    • Understand how to provide advanced skin blemish removal treatments
    • Know the relevant anatomy, physiology and pathologies for advanced skin blemish removal treatments
    • Be able to consult, plan and prepare for treatment
    • Be able to provide advanced skin blemish removal treatments

This course is available at both our training centres in the West Midlands & Bedfordshire. Students can further develop their knowledge and skills by completing supplementary specialist qualifications at Level 5 or Level 6 in one or more of the following areas:

  • Skin Peeling
  • Mesotherapy

Contact us for more information or alternative course dates.


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Course Fee: £2450

Registration Fee: £150*

Exam Fee: The course price includes case study dates provided upon course registration, one practical exam fee, two attempts of the multiple-choice theory exam and two assignment submissions. For charges relating to additional theory and practical exam attempts, case study days and assignment submissions please refer to our terms and conditions.

Equipment: Students are not required to purchase any equipment prior to attending the course.

Booking Fee: A non-refundable booking fee of £375 is required to confirm your place on the course.  The remaining amount can be paid as a single payment or in four interest free instalments at four week intervals. Please read our terms and conditions prior to course enrolment.

Entry Requirements: Students must have completed a a national recognised Level 4 in Skin Blemish Removal  with a good level of written and spoken English. Please contact us if you do not meet the entry requirements.

Qualification Requirements: Once enrolled, students are provided access to our online learning portal with access to theory and reading materials. Written assignments which can be completed in your own time around current family and work commitments. To successfully complete this course students must undertake clinical cases studies at one of our centres, pass a multiple choice written exam and a practical exam. The written and practical exam equally contribute 50% towards the final grade marked as fail, pass, merit or distinction.

Insurance: We work with a range of insurance companies who our students can obtain insurance from. We advise students to check insurance cover prior to booking any course with us. You may wish to contact Westminster Insurance or Insync for a quote.

Additional information

Course Dates

Booking Fee – Birmingham, Booking Fee – Luton, L5 Advanced Blemish Removal Course Starting – 9th December – Luton, L5 Advanced Blemish Removal Course Starting – 17th December – Birmingham


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