The Board Certified Package in international centers is designed for the practitioners who would like to get trainied in aesthetic medicine under the Canadian Board of Aesthetic Medicine and become Board Certified in the field. These practitioners will complete all the stages of the process including online courses, in-class local workshops, local fellowships and also multiple exams (MCQ and OSCE). After successfully completing all the steps, they are awarded the CBAM aesthetic designations (Board Certified designation) and their name will be on the list of Board Certified practitioner on CBAM website. Click here to see a sample page.
This package is specifically designed for international physicians who are not licensed in Canadian or US.
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With this package the applicant will get access to all course materials offered under this package for 1 year (the applicant has 1 year to complete all the process of designation. There is also a 3 to 6 month extension available in case some applicants need that).
Board Certified Package (international centers):
How The Package Works?
Diploma Program in Aesthetic Medicine
Part 1: Online and Virtual sections
There are 8 courses which are delivered in this section. As soon as you register for the package and pay the deposit, you will get access to the materials. Your access will remain until the end of the period of your package:
- Basic Injectables: Basic Botox and Fillers (Online Materials)
- Advanced Injectables: Advanced Botox and Fillers (Online Materials)
- Skin Treatments & Chemical Peel (Online Materials)
- PRP, Mesotherapy & Microneedling Training (Online Materials)
- Sclerotherapy Course (Online Materials)
- Laser Training Certification Program (Online Materials)
- Cosmetic Dermatology (Online Materials)
- Aesthetic Business for Beginners (Online Materials)
In addition you will get access to all ongoing Virtual aesthetic courses. (see the page here)
Part 2: Local In-class Practical Courses
This includes 8 days (4 weekend) in-class hands-on courses in the city you live in or in a nearby city in your country. During this 8 day practical courses, the following topics will be reviewed:
- Aesthetic Injectables (Basic and Advanced)
- Laser treatments
- Chemical peel
Part 3: Complete online MCQ comprehensive exam
The questions in this exam include all the materials are taught in online and in-class programs plus some questions from the CBAM virtual aesthetic courses (see the courses here)
After the successful completion of this exam, the applicants will receive a certificate as Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine. At this stage, the name of the applicant will not appear on CBAM website.
Price for Step 1: $7500 CAD See payment options
Advanced Aesthetic Fellowship Program
As soon as you complete the step 1 and perform the Comprehensive MCQ exam, you are qualified to apply for the Advanced Fellowship program in one of the centres in your city or a nearby city in your country. As soon as you arrange with the faculty, you can start your fellowship.
There are 2 activities in this step:
Activity 1: Supervised Advanced Fellowship
Length: 40 hours
During this 40 hours of small group fellowship, the practitioners will gain more experience in the field by visiting more number of patients. This 40 hour fellowship program is a necessary step in the process of Board Certification in order to prove the graduates have adequate hands-on experience and skills in aesthetic field.
Activity 2: Articles review
In this stage, the applicant must read and summarize 2 articles in the field of aesthetic medicine from the list of suggested articles.
After completion of these 2 activities, your faculty(ies) will sign your evaluation sheet and submit to the CBAM head office.
At this point, the applicant is qualified to take the final OSCE exam (Step 3)
Final OSCE Exam (Step 3)
This exam includes 4 rooms conducted by CBAM faculty head office for all the approved applicants. Here is the list of rooms:
- Injectables room
- Anatomy room
- Laser room
- Cosmetic dermatology room
In each room, the faculty will discuss some cases with the applicants. The applicant will receive a mark based on their performance in each room.
After passing this step, the applicant will be awarded the designation of Board Certified in Aesthetic medicine and their name will be on a page on CBAM website and can be searched by colleagues and patients. (see a sample of this page).
Here is also a sample of certificate of Board Certified in Aesthetic Medicine.
Price for Step 2 and 3 together: $5500 CAD See payment options