VTCT Award in Radio Frequency for Aesthetics Level 4

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Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy



Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Day

Crosskeys Campus



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Please note, all advertised fees are for one year only, unless otherwise stated in the additional information below
Start Date

Start Date
04 September 2024

Start Time

Start Time

End Time

End Time


8 weeks

In a nutshell

The VTCT (ITEC) Level 4 Award in Radio Frequency is an advanced therapy qualification aimed at level 3 qualified practitioners aged 18 and over, who wish to add this therapy to their repertoire of treatment offerings. The primary purpose of this qualification is to prepare learners for employment in the advanced aesthetic industry providing radio frequency techniques.

This course is for...

  • those who want to introduce non-medical aesthetic treatments into their business
  • those who hold a Level 3 Beauty Therapy qualification or the Level 3 Certificate in Access to Aesthetic Therapies
  • those who are aged 18 and over.

Course content

Radio frequency is one of the safest non-invasive technologies for anti-ageing available in the industry. Radio frequency is a tried and tested technology that has been around for many years and it is suitable for all skin types and body conditions. Radio frequency feels similar to a warm massage during treatment and works to stimulate collagen production and reduce laxity by tightening your skin, reduces fat and improves tone.

The course includes:

  • Health and Safety considerations
  • Treatment Planning for face and body
  • Equipment knowledge
  • Practical Treatment Application
  • Pre and post treatment advice
  • Anatomy, physiology and pathology

Assessment is through practical and theory examinations and clinical case studies and you will be awarded the VTCT Level 4 Award in Radio Frequency.

On completion of this course you can progress onto other Level 4 and 5 courses including:

  • Level 4 Award in Skin Peeling
  • Level 5 Award in Radio Frequency Microneedling
  • Level 4 Award in Microblading Eyebrows
  • Level 4 Award in Dermaplaning
  • Level 4 Award in Skin Needling

Entry Requirements

You will need to hold a Level 3 Beauty Therapy qualification or Level 3 Certificate in Access to Aesthetics and be aged 18 or over.

Additional information

You will be required to wear a clinic uniform and suitable footwear.

The course fees include tuition and registration fees. Tuition fees are due at the time of booking/enrolment. If required, this can be by direct debit, over five instalments.If your employer is funding your course, confirmation of this in writing will be required so that the college can arrange to invoice them.

It is essential that you are able to provide 4 - 6 clients as case studies for your assessments.

Commercial and Business Advantages

Radio Frequency treatment costs can vary between £120 - £160 for facial skin tightening and £120 - £350 for body contouring.

Where can I study VTCT Award in Radio Frequency for Aesthetics Level 4?

Crosskeys Campus
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 04 September 2024

This course may be available at other dates, times or campuses, please click to view your options.

After booking your course you have 14 days to change your mind and request a full refund. You can still request a refund after this date, but this will only be given if you meet the criteria from the college fee policy.

If your chosen course starts within 14 days of you booking your place, then the 14 day refund policy does not apply and any refund will be subject to the college fee policy.

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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