Foundational Neuromodulators





Recommended Resource List, Workbook, Required Forms, and Certificate upon Completion



5+ Hours of Video Lessons



Licensed Medical Professional


$2495 CAD

This foundational course provides comprehensive theory of cosmetic applications of neurotoxins. Practitioners will receive a solid introduction to botulinum toxin type A (aka Botox®/ Nuceiva®/ Dysport®/Xeomin®) and leave with an understanding on how to appropriately assess patients, formulate treatment plans, avoid complications, basic facial anatomy, and safe injection techniques. Includes workbook, required forms, and a certificate of completion.

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course objectives

  • Understand how to inject botulinum toxin to achieve predictable cosmetic results in the upper face.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of relevant muscular anatomical landmarks and structures related to botulinum toxin A injections for aesthetic applications.
  • Develop an understanding of how to improve patient care with botulinum toxin.
  • Discuss the importance of documentation and photography.
  • Learn the basics of practice integration


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Introduction to Facial Aesthetics

Botulinum toxin A is often the first procedure in facial rejuvenation treatments. This module reviews beauty ideals, the history of neuromodulators, assessment of patient desires and needs, and appropriate treatment selection and sequence.

Anatomy of the Face & Neck
Knowledge of muscular facial anatomy is imperative for every clinician to achieve predictable results and minimizes the risk of complications. This section will cover detailed muscle anatomy, tissue layers, structure and function of skin layers, and review precise marking techniques.
Review of Botulinum Toxin A

Botulinum Toxin A works by inhibiting the synaptic release of acetylcholine which weakens or ceases muscle contraction. This module will discuss the mechanism of action, basic pharmacology review, clinical indications, potential contraindications, reconstitution and safe handling, and dosing ranges. It will also evaluate the subtle nuances between the currently licensed neuromodulators on the Canadian market.

Consultation and Complications
Students will learn and practice the art of consultation and assessment. Potential complications will be reviewed along with appropriate management.
Facial Aging
This module covers intrinsic and extrinsic aging factors, skin classification systems, aging classification systems, the role of muscles in facial aging.
Patient Assessment & Treatment Planning
This module provides an overview of legal and ethical implications, effective consultation techniques, managing patient expectations, history-taking, review of BDD, and basic dermatological conditions that may impact neuromodulator therapy.
Record Keeping

Documentation of the patient’s pre-existing condition, areas injected, and treatment results are critical for proper patient care and evaluation as well as for legal reasons. Documentation guidelines will be reviewed and examples of pre/post treatment instructions and consent forms will be available for review. Photography for medical records will also be reviewed.

Business Integration

This module was designed by professionals with entrepreneurial backgrounds to ensure program graduates can successfully integrate their new skills sets into their existing practices. Clinic set up will be reviewed. You will learn how to introduce your new aesthetics practice into your existing practice, including sales & marketing tips.


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