Acquisition Aesthetics is a surgeon-led aesthetic training provider defined by core values including the importance of sound anatomical understanding and a commitment to patient-centred care. With centres in London, Manchester and Newcastle, Acquisition Aesthetics has trained thousands of healthcare professionals through a range of courses including foundation and advanced toxin and dermal filler courses, various masterclasses and the level 7 diploma in aesthetic medicine.

Recognised for their commitment to supporting excellence in both the scientific understanding and technical skill of delegates, the academy received a commendation for ‘Best Independent Training Provider’ at the recent Aesthetics Awards.

Founding directors Dr Lara Watson and Dr Priyanka Chadha have united a board of trusted advisors and lecturers in the fields of plastic surgery, maxillofacial surgery and dermatology to deliver gold-standard training in aesthetics whilst contributing to the wider industry through regular features in prominent surgical and aesthetics journals.

In addition to the delivery of training, the empowerment of women is an absolute priority to the directors. Acquisition Aesthetics recognises the extraordinary talent that exists in the sector and through a supportive and nurturing relationship with trainers, they have built a faculty of powerful women who have a new platform from which to thrive and grow. As full-time training surgeons and mothers, the directors understand the importance of strong mentorship and access to the opportunity which governs their commitment to working in partnership with trainers to inspire delegates and the wider public.

Since 2002 Cosmetic Courses has continued to provide the highest quality of training across the UK, offering medical professionals comprehensive hands-on experience with industry expert trainers helping to shape a safer future within aesthetics.

Led by Plastic Surgeon Mr Adrian Richards their team of expert trainers consist of doctors, dentists, nurses and surgeons all highly esteemed within their aesthetics and their medical industries.
Cosmetic Courses are an Allergan appointed training provider only using genuine Allergan Botox® and Juvederm® Dermal Fillers to provide the highest quality training.

Their ethos is experience, quality and success which runs through the heart of their teaching. They carry a passion to make the aesthetics industry a safer place by providing delegates with high-quality training within their state of the art clinics.

Cosmetic Courses understand that everyone thrives in different learning environments, so flexibility is key. To help their delegates learn in the most beneficial way and be safe practitioners, they offer a variety of different training methods.

Providing over 27 CPD certified aesthetic courses including Botox courses, Level 7 Diploma and Eduqual accreditation Level 4 and online CPD certified learning academy.

Their passionate team continue to offer support and advice during and after the training courses to delegates as they make their mark within the industry. Offering acclaimed support resources which include their CPD certified online learning academy, industry podcasts and FAQ’s answered by expert faculty.

Derma Medical is a worldwide training centre of excellence in aesthetic medicine offering Botox & dermal fillers training courses. They are one of the UK’s leading cosmetic training providers and committed to the highest standards of non-surgical cosmetic injectable training in-line with the latest guidelines.

They teach Botox & dermal filler training courses to medical professionals in London, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Manchester. Their courses provide plenty of practical experience on live cosmetic models and allow delegates to start practising immediately after training. Experienced practitioners can expand their knowledge of facial aesthetics on Derma Medical’s extensive range of masterclasses using needles and cannulas for select treatments.

Derma Medical was one of the first training providers in the UK to offer the accredited level 7 qualification in cosmetic injectables. The accredited qualification is in-line with the latest guidelines in the delivery of non-surgical cosmetic interventions.

Internationally they have training academies in Brisbane, Perth, Sydney & Melbourne (Australia), Stockholm (Sweden) and Dubai (UAE) where they offer the same high-quality landmark-based Botox & dermal fillers training courses.

2013 saw the launch of SkinViva Training which is a specialist Doctor & Dentist led clinical training company based in Manchester. SkinViva Clinic was originally set up in 2008 using knowledge from running their own successful clinic to guide them on what exactly new aesthetic clinicians need to know when diving into the wonderful world of aesthetics.

They deliver training in non-surgical cosmetic & aesthetic treatments, alongside business and marketing techniques, to qualified & registered health professionals who wish to learn and develop their prowess in this arena.

They take pleasure in training medical professionals from around the UK and abroad and their stand alone courses remain a core element of the company. They also offer a comprehensive 12 month Mastery Aesthetics Programme which attracts delegates from America, Australia and the UK and includes practical, e-learning, coaching and mentorship elements and was developed by SkinViva founder Dr Tim Pearce who is passionate about the core aesthetic pillars of aesthetic learning. They also support the Level 7 diploma, and this can also be completed in conjunction with the Mastery Programme.

Their group sizes are small & contain a significant amount of practical experience and plenty of opportunity to talk about the industry as well as learn from the best.
The SkinViva Academy team of clinicians prides itself on delivering exemplary standards of clinical training, providing a well-balanced mix of hands-on practical experience, informative well-structured theory & includes rigorous assessments. Alongside a commitment to delivering our training courses, their trainers also work within SkinViva Clinic which means they truly know first-hand what it’s like to work in a busy clinic & how to guide a patient on the most appropriate treatment, alongside having exceptional injection skills which combine medical safety with a keen eye for artistic results.

Their overarching goal & passion, is to create well-prepared, knowledgeable aesthetic clinicians who can deliver safe, effective non-surgical treatments to their customers, including Botox and dermal fillers. They have an exceptionally strong delegate aftercare policy in place to guide & nurture their trainees through their ongoing journey in aesthetics and into a challenging business world.

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