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Level 4 Ultrasonic Lipo-Cavitation Course
October 12, 2017 - October 14, 2017
After puberty, fat cells remain constant in number and change their size and volume according to the amount of fat the body stores. This fat often assumes abnormal proportions in areas such as thighs, hips, stomach and arms. Non-invasive Ultrasonic Lipo-cavitation uses ultrasound waves to break down this excess fat. Unlike surgical lipo-suction there is no pain, incisions or recovery time. The ultrasonic energy is delivered through the skin surface. This treatment is safe and suitable for men and women who want effective removal of excess fat without surgery. The client resumes normal activities immediately after the treatment.
The Ultrasonic Lipo-cavitation Level 4 Course carries 8 credits and will qualify you for insurance cover. Some of these credits can be transferred to other courses if the subject matter overlaps. For example, if you have studied the necessary Health and Safety legislation in the Aesthetics sector, you will not need to cover this in the same amount of detail for any additional course which covers this same material.
Our Level 4 is suitable for Beauty Therapists with the suitable pre-requisites (Level 3 Beauty or equivalent) and Aesthetic practitioners, and includes a substantial theory component and a three-day practical training session where you will be asked to demonstrate your competence in the treatment through a series of assessments and exams
We also offer short courses for those wish to learn more about the treatments without gaining an accredited Level 4 course. Please contact us for more information
In the course, we will cover how to prepare for and carry out Ultrasonic Lipo-cavitation treatments safely, covering necessary legislation, core knowledge and science behind the treatment as well as how best to handle the equipment and maximise treatment results.
In order to graduate from all of our courses, delegates will need to pass a final written examination to assess their knowledge and understanding, and to pass a practical observation performing the treatment in full, including client consultation and aftercare.
Safe and effective methods of working when carrying out treatments:
- Health and safety
- Data protection act
- Client modesty, privacy and confidentiality
Anatomy and Physiology, and other science relevant to the treatment:
- What is Ultrasonic Lipo-Cavitation
- Fat evacuation journey
- Body characteristics
- Types of fat
- Fat distribution
- Effects of fat on health
- Cellulite grading, formation and ways to improve its appearance
Planning, preparing and consulting client before treatment and understanding the organisational and legal obligations of performing treatments:
- Client consultation
- Contra indications
- Client suitability
- Risk and side effects
- Realistic expectations
- Areas suitable for treatment
Carrying out treatments:
- Live Demo
- Treatment techniques
Handling equipment and electrical safety:
- Importance of using an appropriate contact medium
- Safely administering ultrasound
Providing aftercare to the client:
- Returning clients and treatment maintenance
- Combination treatments