Foundation Dermal Filler – Foundation 1 & 2


This course will enable aesthetic practitioners to be able to deliver Hyaluronic acid dermal fillers to the lower third of the faces of their clients. To achieve this the theoretical knowledge and understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the skin and face will be studied to underpin all practical training facilitated at the Cosmetic Couture clinic and will result in fully accredited CPD certification.

Online Course Study – 4-6 hrs

Practical Course – 2 days

All aspects of the course are mandatory

Theory components:

  • Learn about hyaluronic acid (HA)
  • Anatomy and physiology of the skin and lower face and signs of ageing
  • Troubleshooting HA treatments
  • Pre and post treatment procedures
  • Injection techniques
  • Pain management protocols
  • Health & hygiene systems
  • Needle stick injuries
  • First aid and anaphylaxis
  • Industry guidelines (GMC & HEE)

Practical components:

  • Client consultation protocols (medical history & client consent)
  • Managing expectations and complaints procedure
  • Hygiene and sharps disposal and legal aspects
  • Practice of injections using Zanco models (facial injection mannequins)
  • Product knowledge

Students must have completed the equivalent of NVQ level 3 Beauty Therapy with electrolysis or IPL or have medical experience of working with needles.

The Cost of the Online Course – £199.00 inclusive of VAT

The Cost of a Day Practical Course – £3400.00 inclusive of VAT

Cosmetic Couture Student Support


The Association of Cosmetic Practitioners of Britain (Known as the ACPB) has been created as a not-for-profit organisation to help support aesthetic practitioners across the UK.

The ACPB welcome professionals from both medical and non-medical backgrounds, with a code of conduct which helps inspire public safety and maintain professional industry standards by having full accreditation and insurance assurances.