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Fat freezing courses

In-person and online fat freezing training courses in Manchester for professionals

This fat freezing training course is offered to beauty and body treatment professionals.  

Upon successful completion of both your online and in-person training course you will be able to start offering fat freezing treatment at your clinic. This course meets the requirements of insurance providers that provide cover for fat freezing (cryolipolysis).

This fat freezing course is offered at our Manchester clinic. However, we can provide training at your UK clinic location where you have appropriate space and the appropriate equipment available. Extra fees apply for on location training. 

£699.-

£89.-

With online training modules included

Fat freezing training course modules

This fat freezing course contains an e-learning section and an in-person practical training day.

In-person training day

During the in-person training day at our Manchester clinic you will learn:

  • How to use fat freezing equipment

  • How to clean and maintain the equipment

  • How to place fat freezing applicator heads on the body and chin 

  • How to structure your appointments

  • How to structure consultations 

  • How to handle difficult cases 

  • How to improve client comfort 

  • Health and safety

You will get the opportunity to practice placements and carry out a full treatment on a model. You will also be able to experience the treatment for yourself.

E-learning fat freezing

Prior to your in-person training day we ask you to complete the online training section. 

During the e-learning section of the training you will learn:

  • How fat freezing works

  • Anatomy of fat cells

  • History of fat freezing

  • How a treatment is structured 

  • Who treatments are for, contra-indications and other suitability factors

  • Where on the body treatment can be done

  • Side effects, aftercare and the importance of diet and exercise

  • What information to provide to clients

  • Timeframes related to fat freezing treatment

  • How to choose equipment

Minimum course entry requirements

For trainees to be accepted onto the fat freezing training course they must meet the minimum entry requirements to register and complete this training programme.

 

At FFM we offer a professional fat freezing (cryolipolysis) course for those that hold a minimum of a level 3 in Anatomy and Physiology, Beauty, Massage or equivalent.

 

If you are not sure you meet this entry requirement, please get in touch before booking your training course.

Fat freezing course dates and timeframes

As soon as you have completed registration and payment you will receive the full e-learning material. The e-learning modules must be fully completed prior to your in-person training day. You have 6 months from the date of registration to complete this.

Your in-person fat freezing training section follows the online training and will take place at the Manchester clinic (unless you have arranged for training at your clinic). You will be able to bring a model, or the clinic can arrange for a model to come in for your training if you have requested this in advance.

 

Your in-person training is always 1-2-1 unless you request a group training for yourself and colleagues. This means that course dates are flexible and can be arranged as soon as your registration is completed. If you wish for the clinic to arrange for a model instead of bringing your own then you need to book your in-person course day at least 7 days in advance. We can offer morning, afternoon and weekend training days.

The in-person training day for the fat freezing course takes approximately 4 hours. Where students require extra time on their course day in order to successfully complete training we will accommodate. 

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What is included with your fat freezing course

  • In-person training day in Manchester (or on location on request)

  • Online learning modules and assessment

  • Certification of completion for your clinic and insurance provider

In addition, you will get:

  • Consultation and aftercare forms that you can use at your clinic

  • A training model if you request this at least 1 week in advance

  • Advice on machines and brands

  • Continued advice and support after training completion

  • Marketing advice 
     

Pros and cons of providing fat freezing treatment at your clinic

The non-invasive body sculpting treatments that we teach can be used to help clients achieve their body goals safely through a number of ways.

Fat freezing treatments

Fat freezing effectively and permanently reduces fat in targeted areas with specialist fat freezing applicators. Fat freezing is the most effective non-surgical fat reduction treatment on the market. 

Pros of providing fat freezing
  • Large areas and a larger number of areas can be treated in 1 appointment. For the client this means they only need 1 appointment to treat all their problem areas and for the clinic it means more revenue per client (we charge up to £510 for 1 appointment)

  • Only 1 appointment is needed to see great results. This means clients come back for more work on the same area or on other areas and are more likely to leave you a good review and refer their friends and family.

  • As no injectables are used you don't have to worry about allergies, subscribing, storing, best before dates, etc. 

  • There are almost no risks with this treatment for the client

  • Incoming legislation in the beauty industry does not cover fat freezing. With our certification and insurance you are free to practice

  • There may be exceptions to this, but in local councils we worked within there are no requirements to register yourself or your clinic at the local authority

  • Per treatment your only direct costs are the antifreeze membranes which cost between £1 and £3 per membrane, cleaning spray and couch roll

  • Even though the treatment is becoming more and more popular, there is still relatively little competition

Cons of providing fat freezing
  • Your set-up costs are high because you will have to purchase a good quality machine. Prices start as approximately £2,000 and can range upwards to over £60,000

  • Depending on the size of the machine you choose it may be difficult to run a mobile clinic.

  • Like with other body contouring treatments there are seasonality trends with high and low seasons

  • Some of your clients will be concerned about paradoxical adipose hyperplasia, which is an extremely rare result of fat freezing. At our clinic we have never experienced a case of PAH and no such cases have ever been reported with the equipment we use. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Fat freezing training course fees

We offer our full in-person fat freezing course for a one-off flat fee of £699,- per person. There are no further fees or costs, unless you request training at your clinic location. We do not offer payment or finance plans.

You can book your online-only fat freezing course for £89,-. Please do be aware that for insurance purposes you will always need to complete in-person training.

If you book with multiple people you may qualify for a discount. You can book with a maximum group size of 5 people.

 

If you want to book a standard course, please book through the links below. If you are looking for on-location training, group training, or you have other questions, please complete the form below. 

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Fat freezing earning potential

Your fat freezing earning potential will depend largely on the quality of the equipment you choose, the quality of service you provide and the location you are in. 

Different treatment providers will adapt different pricing strategies which can vary greatly. Different clinic prices for fat freezing can range between £45 to over £500 for a single area treatment. Maximum treatment fees (this calculation is based on 8 applicators in 1 treatment) can range from anywhere between £400 and £2,500.

Appointments take between 1 and 3 hours with limited set-up and clean-up time required, meaning you can fit up to 7 treatments into a single day per beautician and machine.

As the direct costs related to fat freezing treatment are low, ranging between £3 and £24 a treatment, your earning potential from fat freezing is significant.

During our training course we will offer you advice and tips on how to set your pricing, keeping in mind your unique factors including location and equipment.

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Fat freezing training course terms and conditions

To start training with Fat Freezing Manchester you need to register for your chosen course. You start by contacting us through the contact form specifying the course for which to book. We will then email you to confirm dates and availability of the in-person training dates and once agreed we will send you through the payment link.

Once payment has been received you will be given access to the online learning training portal. The online training module must be completed in full prior to the in-person training day.

Course fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. Training dates can be rescheduled up to 48 hours prior to the training day.

 

Once the training day is completed you will immediately be presented with your certificate of completion so you can immediately begin offering the service.

In-person single treatment courses take approximately 4 hours and multi-treatment courses take up to 7 hours to complete. The clinic is open 6 days a week and closed on Fridays. Where there is availability training dates can be booked for all days except for Fridays with both morning and afternoon start-times available.

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