VTCT (ITEC ) Level 4 Certificate in Ultrasound
Qualification number 603/2911/7
Product code BT4C7
Age range 18+
Total Qualification Time (TQT) 170
Guided Learning (GL) hours 123
Assessment To be awarded this qualification, learners must successfully achieve the following assessments:
· Externally set and externally marked graded practical examination (50% of qualification grade) · Externally set and externally marked theory examination (50% of qualification grade) · Externally set and internally marked assignment/project (no contribution to overall grade) · Externally set and internally marked clinical case studies (no contribution to overall grade) Overall qualification grading The overall qualification is graded: · Fail/Pass/Merit/Distinction
2.1 Who is this qualification for?
The VTCT (ITEC) Level 4 Certificate in Ultrasound 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. Learners are required to hold a level 3 beauty therapy qualification or equivalent.
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 Ultrasound 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 ultrasound treatments Throughout this qualification, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology and health and safety pertaining to level 4 aesthetic therapies. They will also develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to consult with and analyze clients whilst providing ultrasound treatments. In parallel, learners will develop their communication and customer service skills and widen their knowledge of the principles and practices of level 4 aesthetic therapies, all of which are valued highly by employers.
2.3 Why is this qualification the most suitable?
This qualification is one of a new suite of level 4 advanced aesthetic therapies developed as a progression route for level 3 practitioners wishing to add to their repertoire in specific treatment modalities. All uk council for special treatment licensing and insurance companies will accept and acknowledge it .
2.4 What could this qualification lead to?
The primary purpose of this qualification is to prepare learners for employment in the advanced aesthetic industry providing ultrasound techniques. Additionally, learners may choose to further develop their knowledge and skills by completing supplementary specialist qualifications at level 4 in one or more of the following areas:
· Radio frequency · Skin needling · Skin peeling
Qualification structure To be awarded the VTCT (ITEC) Level 4 Certificate in Ultrasound learners must achieve:
· all mandatory units · all assignments/projects · all clinical case studies · a pass or (higher) grade in the external theory examination* · a pass or (higher) grade in the external practical examination* *Please note all clinical case studies and assignments must be completed and marked as passes before the learner can be entered for examination.
The minimum TQT required to achieve this qualification is 170.
UBT273 Principles and practice of non-medical aesthetic therapies 4 14 T/616/8604
UBT274 Advanced consultation for non-medical aesthetic therapies 4 23 A/616/8605
UBT275 Advanced skin care for non-medical aesthetic therapies 4 34 F/616/8606
UBT279 Provide ultrasound treatments 4 52 L/616/8611
Minimum age of entry for this course is 18 years of age. We recommend you gain a Level 3 NVQ beauty therapy general prior/alongside this course. Learners are required to hold either a level 3 beauty therapy qualification or equivalent.
Candidates must have a good level of written and spoken English.
Course Fee: £2000
Tunic x1 : £30
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DISCLAIMER: Please read terms and conditions, found at the bottom of page
Please note the course is non-refundable, non-exchangeable or non- transferable, once payment has been made. The centre does not guarantee models for practical sessions; this is the sole responsibility of the student to make arrangements or under some circumstances can speak to his/her tutor
Students must wear correct uniform. Under no circumstance is jewelry to be worn. No false nails or Nail varnish is allowed.
Any classes missed will not be rearranged and will only be provided to the student at an additional cost. All students must hand in their assignment on the due date, if handed in late then they go to the bottom of the making list where certificates claims will be delayed up to 2 weeks per assignment handed in late. All portfolios must be completed on time . You have 4 /8 weeks from course completion to hand in your finished work, if you fail to do submit your portfolio you will not be able to complete your course.
Please note as you are doing a VTCT course as part of this you can be selected by them randomly to come to the
Birmingham/London centres to perform a treatment, this can be on any day. If you are selected, we will inform you in advance. It is compulsory you attend.