LEVEL 4 CERTIFICATE IN SCALP MICROPIGMENTATION (SMP®)
Are you ready to go pro?
In a competitive market it is vital to stand out from the crowd. Having a professional qualification will highlight your experience and demonstrate your dedication to the practice of administering Scalp MicroPigmentation (SMP®).
If you want to cement your reputation as a high status SMP® Practitioner, then you can complete your training or complement your skills with a Level 4 Certificate in Scalp MicroPigmentation (SMP®).
HIS Hair Clinic, via their training subsidiary, The SMP Academy can offer this opportunity. Our course has been accredited by NCFE, an awarding organisation recognised by the qualification regulators for England (Ofqual), Wales (Qualification Wales) and Northern Ireland (CCEA Regulation).
WHAT IS A LEVEL 4 CERTIFICATE?
A Level 4 qualification is a recognised educational standard. They are similar in level to BTEC Professional Diplomas, Certificates and Awards, NVQs at Level 4, Key Skills Level 4 and Certificates of Higher Education.
We have benchmarked the course’s learning outcomes and assessment criteria at Level 4 (using a national framework’s level descriptors) to allow you to demonstrate the difficulty and depth of study at Level 4.
WHY COMPLETE A LEVEL 4 CERTIFICATE WITH HIS HAIR CLINIC?
Scalp MicroPigmentation (SMP® ) was conceived and pioneered by HIS Hair Clinic.
They are the world originators of the procedure and owner of the registered trademark. His Hair Clinic are the recognised leaders in the field and are also the only company to gain accreditation for a Level 4 Certificate to ensure best practice and consistent standards are demonstrated within the industry.
Councils, local government authorities and insurance companies haven’t, until this point, required practitioners to gain a Level 4 qualification. This is likely to change in the very near future as more companies and practitioners enter the market and the procedure becomes more regulated.
WHAT ARE THE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS?
Those interested in attaining this qualification will already be independently completing treatments. You are most likely be one of the following:
• HHC Trainees who have completed and qualified from the initial training and are completing client SMP® treatments independently.
• Trainees from other training providers who are completing client SMP® treatments independently.
• Experienced practitioners who have been working in the industry for
WHAT DO I HAVE TO DO?
You will need to provide valid ID and a CV citing your experience to date.
You will also need to evidence a minimum of five real client case studies, encapsulating all the elements of a SMP® procedure, from consultation through to treatment. These case studies will include all necessary documentation and photographs of the procedure to provide the naturally occurring evidence to meet the Level 4 standards.
You will be assessed by one of our approved assessors who will observe treatments and test knowledge either onsite at our training facilities, at your premises or if necessary remotely by video, such as Skype. We can provide access to assessment for all Practitioners, worldwide.
A portfolio detailing evidence of work will be generated and submitted for internal and external assessment to achieve the Level 4 Certificate.
WHAT DOES IT COST?
The cost of accreditation is £995.00 + VAT/TAX
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE?
Providing the learner has the required supporting documentation, case studies and can generate the necessary evidence presented in a portfolio of evidence, the process of obtaining a Level 4 qualification in Scalp MicroPigmentation (SMP®) can be submitted for assessment within a minimum of 4 weeks.
There is not an exact timescale but a maximum of six months is realistic to complete the Level 4 Certificate.
WHAT SUPPORT IS PROVIDED?
You will be supported through the process by a qualified assessor who will observe treatments, test knowledge and provide tutorial support to complete and present the portfolio of evidence to meet the qualification learning outcomes.