B12 Injections

This comprehensive course will enable you to confidently administer VitB12 Shot Injections as a B12 Practitioner once you have passed the course.

The course consists of theory where you will get an understanding of what Vitamin B12 is and its health benefits and then practical training and assessment where you will learn about the equipment you will use and how to administer a VitB12 Shot Injection safely.

Finally there is a short quiz at the end to test your understanding of the course.

The course is Certified by the CPD

Provided By SkinnPro

Course Information

Course Requirements:

Pre-requisite Level 3 Beauty or equivalent required

Course Duration:

This course takes place over one day

Key Learning Points:

  • Types of vitamin B
  • Vitamers
  • What is Vit B12 used for?
  • Intake recommendations for vitamin B12
  • Sources of Vitamin B12
  • Prescription medications
  • Vitamin B12 Intakes and Status
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Folic acid and vitamin B12
  • Groups at Risk of Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 and Health
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Dementia and cognitive function
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Energy and endurance
  • Health Risks from Excessive Vitamin B12
  • Interactions with Medications
  • Contraindications/Cautions
  • Adverse Reactions
  • Serious Reactions
  • Common Reactions
  • Benefits of B12
  • Vitamin B12 and Healthful Diets
  • Methylcobalamin vs Cyanocobalamin
  • Why B12 shots over oral forms?
  • Who should consider B12 shots?
  • What are the benefits of B12 shots?
  • Will B12 shots help with weight loss?
  • Intramuscular vs Subcutaneous
  • Intramuscular injections
  • Areas of the body where Vitamin B12 Injections are be given
  • Intramuscular injection sites for injection Vit B12
  • Where can Vit B12 be injected?
  • What are the complications of intramuscular injections? Vitamin B12 Injection Instructions
  • Equipment needed for injecting Vitamin B12
  • Needles
  • How to Perform an Intramuscular Injection of Vitamin B12
  • How to Inject B12 into the upper arm and thigh Tips for an easier injection
  • Safety
  • Cause and effect of needle stick injuries Measures to deal with need stick injuries Needle Disposal
  • Health Benefits of Vitamin B12, Based on Science The Bottom Line
  • Vit B12 Information and Consent Background Anaphylactic Management

B12 Injections


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