Skill level
Course duration
4 days
Course time
10am - 4pm
Kit required
Model required
Course manual
VTCT Accredited
Age requirement
Minimum 18 year old
Additional Instructions
Level 3 in Electrolysis (or equivalent) is required to enrol on this course


This Level 4 Award in Skin Blemish Removal is a vocational related qualification focused on carrying out advanced electrical epilation techniques to treat skin tags, milia, telangiectasia, spider naevi and blood spots.You will develop the advanced skills to carryout a thorough consultation, formulate an individual treatment plan and provide aftercare advice. Health, safety and hygiene are also key elements of this qualification.

Entry requirements:

  • Level 3 Electrolysis
  • Good standard of English sufficient to complete the course competences and online examinations.
  • Students must be over 18 years old to enrol on this course

How long is the course:

  • 4 days
  • 10am - 4pm
  • Maximum class size: 6 students

You will also be required to do home-based learning to practice your skills, complete your homework and online assessments as part of this course.

How will I be assessed:

  • Online theory tests (multiple choice)
  • Observations and oral questioning
  • Practical assessments and assignments
  • Portfolio evidence to demonstrate your understanding

We are committed to making our assessments a supportive and encouraging experience. Our highly experienced tutors will always ensure you are relaxed and confident before undergoing any assessment modules.

Do I need to bring a model

You will only need to bring a model for the practical assessments.
At all other times students will be expected to practice on each other.

What do I need to buy for this course

  • Whilst you are training with us we provide all the materials you will need
  • You will need to purchase a uniform (if you do not have one) which we can provide - the cost of the uniform is £15.00
  • Stationery including an A4 folder to hold for your portfolio evidence and course materials

What can I do with this qualification

You can seek employment as a as an advanced beauty therapist specialising skin blemish removal. It also provides a sound platform for further learning or training.This qualification provides progression opportunities to the other VTCT Level 4 qualification such as Level 4 Certificate in Laser and Intense Pulsed Light Treatments. You may even decide to progress within the lucrative aesthetics sector or use your internationally accredited qualification to work around the globe.

We also offer a range of progressive short courses that will complement this qualification and extend the services you can offer to clients within the beauty related industry.

Payment options

  • Pay in full, plus £100 registration fee
  • Flexible payment options maybe available - contact us for more information)

Course Content

This course will cover units:

  • Advanced epilation techniques
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