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Level 4 Certificate in Skin Needling

Hair, Beauty and Spa Therapy

Course ID: 175437

Course Year: 24/25

Course Details

  • This course is suitable for adults aged 19.
  • You will study in our Duke Street campus in the heart of Liverpool city centre.
  • The course is taught over 18 weeks, 4 hours a week and is Ideal for students looking for careers in the Beauty and Aesthetics industry.
  • You’ll be supported, no matter what your learning style or needs, to help you achieve your best.

What to expect from the course

The VTCT (ITEC) Level 4 Certificate in Skin Needling is an advanced therapy qualification, aimed at level 3 qualified practitioners aged 18 and over, who wish to add this therapy to their repertoire of treatment offerings.

This qualification is informed by employers and national occupational standards for beauty therapy and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a fully commercial skin needling practitioner.

Learners must achieve all mandatory units which include:
• Principles and practice of non-medical aesthetic therapies
• Advanced consultation for non-medical aesthetic therapies
• Advanced skin care for non-medical aesthetic therapies
• Provide cosmetic skin needling treatments.

Course costing - £600
Start date – Sept 24

Kit – kit is not essential but highly recommended (further information can be provided for anyone wanting to purchase a kit)
Uniform – Salon Tunic and Trousers/Salon Dress (uniform order forms and costings will be sent once enrolled)

Why study with us?

Student Benefits

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Academy Bakery

The Academy Bakery is located on the Duke Street campus, producing a range of first class baked goods daily. These include artisan breads, patisserie and biscuits, as well as special occasion/novelty cakes by award-winning master-bakers. Students are offered a range of discounts throughout the year.

The Academy Bakery
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Academy Hair and Beauty Salons

Duke Street is also home to The Academy Hair and Beauty salons. They offer generous student discounts on a wide range of hair and beauty treatments, at a fraction of high-street prices. These include styling, cutting, perming, highlights, facials, manicures, electrolysis and traditional and homeopathic massage.

The Academy Salons
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Academy Restaurant

Duke Street campus is also home to the College’s Academy Restaurant. Often referred to by it’s customers as Liverpool’s hidden gem, the restaurant serves top class cuisine, at highly competitive prices. Food is expertly prepared by professional chef/tutors and young chefs in training and offers students a range of discounts at different times of the year.

The Academy Restaurant
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Microsoft Office 365 - Free

When you become a student of the College you’ll receive full access to Microsoft Office 365. This allows you to install the software on your own computer and other devices at home, completely free of charge.

A gym, including treadmills and exercise bikes.
Onsite Sports Facilities/Fitness Suite

The college has excellent sports and fitness facilities at its Roscoe Street campus. Students pay a one-off membership fee for all year round usage of weekly supervised gym sessions, as well as access to a number of sporting clubs and events.

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Contact us to discuss your application or find out more:

 : 0151 252 3000

Entry Requirements

Learners are required to hold a level 3 beauty therapy qualification or equivalent at point of entry


This course is only available to learners aged 19 and over. Fees are payable by all students unless sponsored by an employer.

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