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Qualifi Level 5 in Aesthetic Practice



£3500 (contact the academy for available offers)

6 Months

QUALIFI Level 5 Aesthetic Practice:

This program is designed to establish a career path for learners aspiring to enhance their capabilities in aesthetic practice within the health and aesthetics sector. The ultimate goal of attaining this recognized UK qualification is to equip learners with the skills sought after by organizations and the global aesthetic industry.

Key features of this qualification include:

- Preparing learners for employment opportunities.

- Supporting a variety of roles within the workplace.

This specialized program offers a comprehensive study, encompassing both theoretical knowledge and practical skills essential in the aesthetics sector. It aims to cultivate professionals who will become the future leaders and managers in the field.

The qualification consists of a set of mandatory units applicable across all aesthetics contexts, providing a solid foundation for learners. It caters to both part-time learners engaged in the workforce and full-time learners who may opt for formal work placements or part-time employment. Graduates can seamlessly transition into employment within the aesthetics sector, either immediately upon certification or through further progression to Level 7.


QUALIFI is recognized and regulated by Ofqual (Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulator). The Ofqual reference number is RN5160. Ofqual oversees the regulation of qualifications, examinations, and assessments in England.


This qualification has been accredited by the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), and each unit within the qualification has its own unique Qualification Accreditation Number (QAN). This number will be featured on the learner’s final certification document. Each unit also has a specific RQF code. The QAN for this qualification is: Qualifi Level 5 Certificate in Aesthetic Practice – 603/5209/7.


Flexible start dates are available; typically, the course takes up to 6 months to complete, with a fast-track option also available.


Learners who complete the Qualifi Level 5 Certificate in Aesthetic Practice can progress to:

  • The Qualifi Level 7 Certificate in Aesthetic Practice

  • Directly into employment within a related profession.


  • Written assignments

  • Verbal questions

  • Short answer questions (SAQ)

  • Practical observations