BC Academy of Medical Aesthetics & Skin Care 

Canada's leading expert in Medical Aesthetics Technology® Training

PDO Facial Thread Lift Certificate Course

Course Description:
PDO (polydioxanone) is the material used in surgical stitches. Plastic surgeons started to use PDO threads because they discovered the use for cosmetic enhancement for sagging skin and for how well the threads stimulate collagen synthesis. Our Level 1 PDO Thread Lift Training course is a full comprehensive 1-day training designed for advanced aesthetic doctors, dentists and nurses looking to learn one of the most advanced non-surgical procedures in today’s Canada aesthetic market. We provide a comprehensive training programme combining essential anatomical knowledge and key practical skills on live models. This is an exclusive opportunity to learn how to safely achieve facial re-volumization rejuvenation and lifting using one of the highest quality products on the market by advanced techniques in performing the PDO thread lift. Please note that the procedure of thread lift is carried on by a Licensed healthcare professional, it falls within the Canadian College of Physicians and Surgeons scope of registration, requiring the provider to register with the college for the regulated activity of Surgical procedures in Canada.

  • Patient assessment, evaluation and consultation
  • Indications and contraindications for PDO thread therapy
  • Anatomy, neurophysiology, musculature and circulatory system of the oral and   maxillofacial areas
  • Patient evaluation and selection
  • Proper sterile technique
  • Safety and risk issues for PDO thread therapy
  • Discussion on proper tissue depths, patient mapping and preparation
  • Tighten and lift nasolabial folds, marionette lines, and jowls
  • Establish a beautiful tight jaw line to establish proper lip and smile lines
  • How to avoid, manage, and treat possible adverse reactions and complications
Patient treatment observation and hands-on practice

Course Objectives: At the completion of this course, attendees should be able to:

  • + Knowing how to properly evaluate patients, diagnose and treatment plan
  • + Planning for best possible aesthetic and therapeutic outcomes
  • + Achieving clinical expertise on clients with the proper materials and techniques
  • + Delivering PDO thread for smoothing and lifting sagging facial skin
  • + Successfully integrating PDO thread therapy into your practice


Registration Information:

BC Academy of Medical Aesthetics, 103-2228 McAllister Avenue Port Coquitlam BC

Licensed MD, ND, DDS, RN

Next Available sessions:

January 16, 2021 (9:30 AM -  6 PM)

February 20, 2021 (9:30 AM - 6PM)

March 13, 2021 (9:30 AM - 6PM)

April 17, 2021 (9:30 AM - 6PM)

June 11, 2021 (9:30 AM - 6PM)

Tuition Fee:
$1995.00 + $250 including course material and Taxes.


Graduates will receive a certificate from the BC Academy of Medical Aesthetics & Skin Care and a one-year membership from the Canadian Association of Medical Spas & Aesthetic Surgeons.