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Scalp Micropigmentation Training Course

1 Day Plus E-Learning

Our first-class training program is designed to give you a full understanding of how Scalp Micropigmentation treatments are performed. From health and safety through to the actual Scalp Micropigmentation process, you will learn everything you need & more.

Scalp Micropigmentation

Scalp pigmentation training gives you the skills you need to join an extremely lucrative and fast-growing industry

Scalp Micropigmentation Training At The Cosmetic College

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Scalp micropigmentation, otherwise known as SMP, is applying pigment to the epidermal level of the scalp to replicate the natural appearance of hair follicles. Similar to tattooing, the ink used during scalp micropigmentation permanently marks the scalp, giving the look of a full head of hair that has been shaved or adding density to hair that may be thinning.

For many people suffering from hair loss, Alopecia or scarring, this cosmetic treatment offers a life-changing, viable and long-term solution.

As a practitioner, scalp micropigmentation requires in-depth training, specialised equipment and extensive knowledge and skill. The process consists of multiple sessions in which carefully selected pigment is implanted into the scalp using specialised needles.

One of the great things about doing micropigmentation training is that it does not require you to have any medicine or surgery background. You can undertake micropigmentation courses and become proficient in the technique in a short time. This means you can start practising extremely quickly after deciding to join the industry.

Course Prerequisites

This course is suitable for those with no prior experience and is designed to provide the student with the ability to seek employment or start their own business upon qualification.

Course Pre Study

Before beginning practical training, students are required to complete:

  • 30 hours of easy to access e-learning
  • A series of online assessments

Course Structure

This is a 1 days intensive theory and practical sessions. All courses are kept intimate with a maximum of 4 students per course.

Areas of study:

  • The fundamental theory of cosmetic tattooing
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Health and Safety
  • Colour Theory
  • Client Assessment and Suitability
  • Legal requirements, obtaining consent with consultation techniques and documentation
  • Clinical setup procedures
  • Pre-treatment drawing techniques
  • Practical technique sessions on practice materials and model clients.
  • Professional live demonstrations
  • Industry leading pre and post treatment care for your clients

Practical areas included in depth within the course are:

  • Proper hairline design
  • Blending techniques
  • Sanitation and sterilisation
  • Proper station set up
  • Skin colour matching analysis
  • Needle specification


Training courses delivered by our expert practitioners

The Cosmetic College provides training to students in a variety of ways designed to be flexible and engage students in mediums in which they can learn to the best of their potential.

    In-person training is delivered at our campus by tutors in fixed size groups. Our training courses are supplemented with accesible online training modules as a part of its curriculum which are required to be completed prior to attending your course. The in-person training days include professional live treatment demonstrations as well as practical sessions for you to gain experience.

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    Course Fees

    We offer flexible payment options to our students through our finance and payment spread partners. Secure your place on our course with a minimal deposit today.


    • CPD Accredited Certification
    • Professional Treatment Kit
    • Access to our online community support groups
    • Lunch and refreshments.
    • Complimentary treatment for your model
    • Membership discounts

    Include a Beautier Pro Pen for £500 at the checkout (worth £800!)

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