Stage IV is the final assessment of the Level 7 Certificate and shall take place twice a year. Upon passing the assessment, which will ensure your competency and safety for Botulinum toxin and dermal filler injectable treatments, you will be issued with a Level 7 Certificate, regulated by Ofqual.

If you do not pass the assessment, you will be given the opportunity to re- take the specific failed component(s) of the assessment again, without incurring additional charges. The final assessment with comprise 34 short answer questions (externally set) and a clinical examination or OSCE.

Assessment Type Assessment Detail Pass Requirements
Candidate Portfolio Evidence of the following will be required. These can be achieved using our Stage III Mentoring Scheme
10 observed Botulinum Toxin treatments
10 supervised Botulinum Toxin treatments
10 observed soft tissue filler treatments
10 supervised soft tissue filler treatments
Review of evidence in treatment portfolio passport provided
Observed Structured Clinical Examinations (OSCEs)

OSCE stations assessing:

  • The aesthetic consultation and consenting
  • Botulinum toxin injecting procedures
  • Dermal fillers injecting procedures
No major failures and under 10 minor failures
Written Examination 34 externally set short answer questions based on e- learning modules and practical experience covered in Stage I, Stage II and Stage III
55% or more correct answers