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Microsclerotherapy Training

The Microsclerotherapy course teaches all aspects of techniques for treating spider veins or thread veins of the legs.

about the course

Microsclerotherapy Training Course - £600.00


Microsclerotherapy is the technique used to treat spider veins or thread veins of the legs.

It is most effective on veins that are small and near to the surface of the skin. 

Patients often wonder if Microsclerotherapy will negatively impact their blood circulation, once the treated vein closes, blood will be redirected to healthy veins in your legs, promoting better circulation.



  • Veins Overview
  • Venous Veins
  • Pathogenesis
  • Symptoms
  • Testing
  • Advantages & disadvantages
  • Injection technique
  • Healing
  • Aftercare


Please see below a list of competencies which we assess you against on your training course:

  • History taking
  • Physical examination skills/clinical judgement
  • Demonstrates understanding of indications for treatment, A&P, procedural technique
  • Obtains informed consent
  • Demonstrates appropriate preoperative preparation
  • Offers/applies appropriate analgesics
  • Demonstrates safe delivery of proposed procedure
  • Technical ability
  • Aseptic technique
  • Post procedure management
  • Communication skills
  • Professionalism
  • Overall ability to perform the procedure competently


Your trainer will work with you to help you meet the required standard for each of these competencies.

Delegates not able to meet one or more of the competencies will be asked to resit their training on a different date at an additional cost.