Our Team & Expert Trainers

Who we are:

Inspired Cosmetic Training began teaching medical aesthetics in 2009.

And since then, we have helped more than 3000 plus doctors, nurses, midwives and dentists from throughout Scotland and the UK start their medical aesthetics career. 

Many of them are now running their own profitable aesthetic clinics, which is what we prepare our delegates for!

New for 2021 we are now training dental hygienists, dental therapists, prescriber pharmacists and prescriber paramedics.

We’ve built a reputation of providing high-quality training. Our tutors are all highly qualified, skilled and extremely knowledgeable in medical aesthetics. 

They have the natural ability to pass on their knowledge to provide you with a highly interactive, stimulating and enjoyable learning experience. 

Our team routinely train and teach medical professionals worldwide in cosmetic treatments and are at the cutting edge of treatment options. 

They are also members of numerous medical associations and committees.

Our Team

Gill Fergus

Dr Gill Fergus

(MBChB) Medical Aesthetic Tutor, lead trainer 

Gill is a general practitioner and combines this working  in medical aesthetics. She has over a decade of experience in practising facial aesthetics, from training and mentoring delegates from foundation to advanced level with a great passion for aesthetic medicine. 

She  is a fantastic trainer, knowledgeable, approachable and will guarantee a superb learning experience. She always gets glowing reviews and is committed to raising the standards in the aesthetic industry.

Over the years Gill has undertaken numerous advanced training courses by world professionals including MD Codes Practical Training Visionary, MD Codes Distinction Masterclass and Teoxane Masterclass with Lee Walker.


Laura Miller

Laura Miller

Cosmetic Nurse Prescriber

Laura Miller graduated in 2002 from Glasgow Caledonian University and has since found a love for the aesthetic side of nursing and began training as a Cosmetic Nurse in 2005. She qualified in 2008 which she has solely concentrated on for over a decade. She is consistently keeping up to date with the very latest advanced treatments by regularly attending conferences with the world’s leading cosmetic surgeons.

Laura always receives excellent feedback! She won Best Cosmetic Nurse in Scotland at the Scottish Hair and Beauty Awards 2015 and was finalist in the Best Cosmetic Nurse category at the 2015 Medical Cosmetic Awards and Best Non-surgical Rejuvenation, an award she had been recommended for based on a scar treatment she had performed.

Laura is extremely qualified in her field, a few of her qualifications are stated below -

Advanced BOTOX® and Dermal Filler

Advanced Laser Treatments, PRP, Dermaroller®

Body contouring

Norma Anis

Norma Anis

Training Manager and Cosmetic Nurse

Norma Anis qualified in 2012 with a BSc in Mental Health Nursing from Glasgow Caledonian University. Norma assists Mr Taimur Shoaib in the practical “ hands on” teaching sessions for our foundation level courses.

After undertaking her foundation level  Botox and fillers course in  2013 she decided to concentrate solely on cosmetic nursing.

Norma is trained in advanced Botox and dermal fillers, advanced laser treatments, PRP, Dermaroller, body contouring and various other specialised cosmetic treatments.

She is a member of the BACN and regularly attends conferences with the world’s leading cosmetic surgeons to keep up to date with the very latest advanced treatments.

Norma was a finalist at the 2015 Medical Aesthetic Awards in the best aesthetic nurse category.

Jennie Hawkins

Jennie Hawkins

RGN, INP (BSc. Professional Practice, Bach. Nursing, Dip. Communication Studies, Dip. Business Studies)

Jennie is an experienced specialist aesthetic nurse and runs her own aesthetic practice Etre Beau Facial Aesthetics. Graduating with a Bach of Nursing in 1997 and specialising in Acute Surgical Nursing (Burns & Plastics), Jennie has since attained a post graduate BSc Professional Practice in 2013 (Non-Medical Prescribing & Dermatology). She continues to develop her Aesthetic skills by attending Masterclasses with UK and Internationally with eminent Medical Aesthetics Leaders.

Jennie is a member of the British Association of Cosmetic Nurses, The Association of Scottish Aesthetic Practitioners and British Dermatological Nursing Group.  With a talent for mentoring and teaching, and driven by an appetite for learning, Jennie regularly teaches on Inspired Cosmetic Training courses for Foundation level Toxin and Dermal Filler courses guiding trainees through the “hands on” practical aspects of delivering botox and dermal fillers. Jennie is committed to providing patients with professional, ethical, evidence-based, effective, patient-led treatments and sharing her knowledge and experience of aesthetic practice with you.

Cormac Convery

Dr Cormac Convery

Medical Aesthetic Tutor

Dr Cormac Convery is Medical Director at the Bloomfield Clinic in Ayrshire. He also works in association with Beyond Medispa in Edinburgh and more recently the La Belle Forme group where he has the intention to establish and oversee research development.

Having completed the MSc course in Aesthetic Medicine at QMUL with Distinction, Dr Cormac continues his association with the university as an honorary faculty member.

He is a faculty member in Aesthetic Medicine at QMUL and Member of the Aesthetic Complications Expert (ACE) working group, as well as an associate member of BCAM, trainer with Inspired Cosmetic Training, a regional trainer with Teoxane UK and a member of their Educational Steering Committee.

He is passionate about integrating education into career development with the broader aim of ensuring that Aesthetic Medicine blossoms as a medical sub-speciality.

Jacqueline Cooney

Jacqueline Cooney

Cosmetic Nurse

Jacqueline owns and directs her own HIS registered clinic and is trained in a range of advanced aesthetic treatments. Jacqueline completed Foundation Botox & Dermal Filler training with Inspired Cosmetic Training and continues to update her knowledge and skills by attending further training as her clinic continues to grow.

Jacqueline has attended MD Codes Trained by Allergan Medical Institute, is an Independent Nurse Prescriber (V300) and works also as a nurse with the NHS. 

Jacqueline’s qualifications also include:

  • SGH Ear Nose & Throat Nurse
  • SGH Oral Maxillofacial Nurse
  • RAH Emergency Surgical Nurse
  • SGH Dermatology Nurse
  • Qualified Nurse BSc Dip Adult Nursing with Hons
  • Qualified Dental Nurse
  • Qualified Artistic designer
Ashley Steel

Ashley Steel

RGN

Ashley Steel RGN qualified from Caledonian University in 2011 and went on to qualify in Aesthetics in 2014. Ashley is a member of the British association of cosmetic nurses (BACN) and ACE group, keeping up to date with ongoing changes to the industry. Ashley has been working as a foundation level trainer for inspired cosmetic training based at La Belle Form from 2018.

Ashley has worked alongside some of the top aesthetic practitioners and surgeons in the UK including  La Belle Forme where she completed much of her advanced level injection techniques. 

Ashley strives for patient safety and dedicates time to update training and knowledge on a regular basis, bringing new and improved techniques back to clinic. She believes that enhancing what was once there naturally will have the best outcome, and with her talented artistic eye, she will most definitely bring out the best in you and give you the confidence you deserve. 

Carolyn Fraser

Carolyn Fraser

(BA, MSC, POST GRAD DIP) Course Director

Carolyn has over 12 years experience in developing & organising medical aesthetic courses with Inspired Cosmetic Training, orginally starting  with Mr Taimur Shoaib (Consultant Plastic Surgeon) from scratch. She has gone on to build Inspired Cosmetic Training into one of the most successful medical aesthetic training academies in UK. 

Carolyn loves organising courses. She  will be probably the first people you will speak to when you enquire about a course and will be there on the day to make sure everything runs smoothly, and afterwards for however long you need us.

Carolyn also runs Medica CPD, which she established 8 years ago and is one of the UK’s leading companies providing quality continuing professional development conferences, training courses, and masterclasses in health education – particularly for teachers. Prior to setting up her own company, she worked as the CPD Manager at the University of Glasgow, Medical Faculty.

Course Venue

Courses will be held at: 

Glasgow Medical Rooms 

 211 St Vincent St, Glasgow G2 5QY

A Perfect Place to Learn:


Glasgow Medical Rooms are within walking distance of both Glasgow Central and Queen Street railway stations. 

Bus links are available throughout Glasgow and surrounding areas. There are several car parks within 2- 3 mins walking distance of the clinic.

Please note:
For all Inspired Cosmetic Training bookings and enquiries, please call our office on 0141 638 4098 or 079 6656 1474 
or email carolyn@inspiredcosmetictraining.com