Scalp Micropigmentation (SMP) Training Course

Dot Micro’s Intensive 4 day SMP Training program, is a hands-on approach to learning the skill of Scalp Micropigmentation, with training provided by one of the industries rising stars and INTERNATIONAL multi award winning artist Mark Smith (Dot Micro).

On this course you will learn all the fundamental skills to help you perform SMP treatments from Mark. In the first 2 days of the program you will learn the theory behind Micro pigmentation, everything from Anatomy, pigments, hair loss and watching a live procedure. On the 3rd Day you will witness work on live models by your trainer. Each person will then have the opportunity to work under full supervision on the model.

Day 4 is where the trainees will work on their own models to practice and hone your skills under the watchful eye of their trainer.  Giving you the experience needed to complete a full SMP treatment back in your own clinic.



Next Course Date: 14-16th Jan 2020 (14-16th Jan 2020 Qualified PMU Technicians) 

Location: Theresa Wild Aesthetics & Beauty, Upper Floors, 46 Silver Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2NE
Price: £2995 For Beginners and £1995 for Trained Technicians
Includes Starter Kit (only for beginners) Cheyenne Hawk Pen Machine / 20 Needles / Scalp Ink / Disposables / Measuring Tools

For trained technicians: This is a micropigmentation course , therefore you must be over 18 and already a qualified permanent makeup technician.

We do require you to bring a model to this course the fee will be £50 to cover the costs of equipment used. However, if you need a model provided (if you are travelling from afar we will provide one for you as long as we have ample notice).

For Course bookings:

Beginners course £2995

Next Course Date: 13-16th Jan 2020 (13-16th Jan 2020 beginners Course) 

Location: Theresa Wild Aesthetics & Beauty, Upper Floors, 46 Silver Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2NE
Price: £2995 For Beginners

Includes Starter Kit (only for beginners) Machine / 20 Needles / Scalp Ink / Disposables / Measuring Tools

Deposit: £500 + Vat = £600 (4 weeks before) owed t0 dot micro £2395

Trained Technicians £1995

Deposit: £500 +Vat = £600

Remaining Balance (4 weeks before) 

SMP Training Day 1


  • Legislation and requirements to start work
  • Insurance and legislation
  • Risk Assessment
  • Treatment room setup
  • Hygiene, health and safety – PPE, COSHH
  • Anatomy of the scalp and hair
  • Hair Loss
  • Classification of Hair Loss
  • Treatments and alternatives to SMP
  • Everything you need to know about hair transplants
  • Offering SMP as a combination treatment
  • SMP applications
  • Understanding your client

SMP Training Day 2


  • Hairlines (on paper)
  • Equipment
    • machine
    • power unit
    • needles
    • pigment
    • single use items
  • SMP for Hair loss
  • SMP for surgical patients
  • The Treatment
  • Contraindications & Informed consent
  • Marketing
  • Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • Watching demonstrator on Live model

SMP Training Day 3


  • Room, trolley and work station set up
  • Infection control and cross contamination in situ
  • Hair cut and correct hair length for best results
  • How to give a good Consultation and close the sale.
  • Drawing a hairline on a live model
  • How to perform a patch test.
  • Trainer with Live Model

SMP Day 4


  • Trainees with their own live models
  • Course conclusion and final Q&A

A Certificate of Completion of the course is awarded to successful students who finish the course.

Certificate of Excellence

Each trainee must provide 5 case studies showcasing their work

Each case study will show

  • room & trolley set up before
  • client before
  • hairline design or guides (if required)
  • client case history and proposed approach
  • client after session 1, 2 & 3
  • client complete
  • client feedback
  • room & trolley before clean
  • room & trolley after clean

Essay on an example of a case

A final certificate will only be awarded if the work is of a suitable quality and meets the course criteria



3 months WhatsApp group support is available with an option for ongoing support afterwards

  • 3 months WhatsApp group support is provided.
  • Personal support can be purchased on request
  • The content of this course maybe subject to change