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Courses

An online self-directed course that provides an in-depth review of head & neck anatomy (20 hrs) and its relevance to the administration of offering therapeutic and aesthetic botulinum toxin, dermal fillers & more.

Level 1 - Advanced Anatomy Review & Intro to Botulinum Toxin & Dermal Filler

A clinical course offering the most hands-on training offered within the industry.

Learn both the aesthetic use of botulinum toxin for the superficial muscles of the upper face (glabella, frontalis, orbicularis oculi) as well as the therapeutic use for facial pain (migraines, headaches, TMD).

Receive closely supervised hands-on training with the opportunity to inject 10+ patients. Courses are typically held on UBC Campus at the Patterson Dental Learning Centre.

Oct 29-30, 2021
Level 2 - Basic Botulinum Toxin: Aesthetic Upper Face & Therapeutic Pain Management

An online course geared for non-injecting team members to learn the business and clinical integration skills of botulinum toxin (BoNT-A). Learn how to successfully and effectively integrate BoNT-A treatment into your office while providing the highest level of patient care.

Business & Clinical Integration for BoNT-A

CURRENTLY ON HOLD DUE TO COVID: A clinical hands-on course specifically for non-injecting team members to learn the business and clinical skills of integrating botulinum toxin (BoNT-A). Learn how to successfully and effectively integrate while providing the highest level of patient care. Typically held concurrently with the Practitioner training.

Oct 29-30, 2021
Level 2 - Basic Botulinum Toxin: Aesthetic Upper Face & Therapeutic Pain Management

An advanced clinical botulinum toxin course that provides an in-depth analysis of the symptoms and conditions of chronic facial pain and how to treat them with botulinum toxin. It also covers advanced aesthetic applications of botulinum toxin to reduce the signs of aging in the mid-face, lower-face and neck, as well as for correcting gummy and canted smiles.

Feb 4-5, 2022
Level 3 - Advanced Botulinum Toxin: Cosmetic Mid Face, Lower Face/Neck & Myofascial Pain

An advanced course for assistants focusing on BoNT-A treatment of the mid/lower face & neck. Additionally, the use of EMG’s (electromyographs) for patients with facial pain will be introduced as well as the placement of the surface sensors. The specific therapeutic injections sites for parafunctional habits, TMD, headache, migraines and myofascial pain will be located, marked and photographed.

Feb 4-5, 2022
Level 3 - Advanced Botulinum Toxin: Cosmetic Mid Face, Lower Face/Neck & Myofascial Pain

An introductory facial dermal filler course that teaches the judicious use of fillers to increase facial volume, enhance lips and reduce deep facial lines and folds. Level 4 reviews the anatomy, injection treatments and results obtained in Levels 1 through 3 and uses dermal fillers to take results to the next level.

Nov 26-27, 2021
Level 4 - Basic Facial Dermal Filler: Vermilion Border, Lips, Naso-Labial Folds, Cheeks & Marionette Lines

An online & clinical course for non-injecting team members to learn how to successfully integrate dermal filler treatment. Learn PTIFA’s protocols for providing the highest level of patient care.

Nov 26-27, 2021
Level 4 - Basic Facial Dermal Filler: Vermilion Border, Lips, Naso-Labial Folds, Cheeks & Marionette Lines

An advanced facial dermal filler course focusing on the anatomy, extra-oral and intra-oral tri-bolous injection techniques for maxillary cheek augmentation, and for increasing volume in the temporal and chin areas using cannula technique.

An online & clinical course teaching skin rejuvenation using Health Canada & FDA approved microneedling devices. Learn how to stimulate new collagen & elastin production in the dermis using very fine, surgical-grade sterile needles.

Nov 6, 2021
Medical Microneedling