Online Laser Training US

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Laser and IPL Hair Reduction & Skin Rejuvenation

This independently accredited advanced theory course comprises three bitesize modules, each competitively priced, allowing you to progress steadily through the knowledge content at your own pace without a burdensome up-front cost.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Laser and Intense Pulsed Light Physics & Safety Core of Knowledge or equivalent recognized certification course

Description

Module 1

This course is for the advanced learner seeking certification in Laser and IPL Hair Reduction and Skin Rejuvenation with additional material covering vascular and pigmented skin blemishes. As this is an advanced course, a thorough understanding of the training video and downloadable workbooks is required to answer the series of challenging multiple-choice assessments.

Our laser theory courses are quality assured customized programs of study that are bespoke to Online Laser Training. Our programs have been mapped to relevant National Occupational Standards.

 
 

The learner will be typically a practitioner or esthetician already using laser or intense pulsed light equipment wishing to achieve the minimum recommended educational conditions published by professional educational bodies or required by professional indemnity insurance providers. The candidate in Laser and IPL Hair Reduction and Skin Rejuvenation will therefore have completed US Board of Laser Safety (BLS) Laser and Intense Pulsed Light Physics & Safety Core of Knowledge training or have attended a recognized laser safety certificated course as a pre-requisite before taking this advanced course.

The learner must progress through the following sequence of modules and you can only purchase and enroll in the next unit of learning after successfully completing each multiple choice quiz.

Module 1:

Lesson 1: Applied Skin & Hair Anatomy & Physiology & Patient Consultation & Assessment for Laser & Light Based Therapies

Lesson 2: Patient Consultation & Assessment for Laser & Light-Based Therapies

$179.00

INCLUDES 63-PAGE COURSE WORKBOOK, TRAINING VIDEO, MULTIPLE CHOICE ASSESSMENT AND VIDEO TRANSCRIPT

Applied Skin & Hair Anatomy & Physiology

  • Anatomy and functionality of hair and skin
  • The photo-aging process in skin
  • The anatomy and functionality of the layers of the skin
  • The structure and function of the Circulatory, Lymphatic and Endocrine systems in relation to Laser and IPL treatments
  • Glossary of Laser and IPL terms
  • Hair growth table
  • Main skin disorders and how they affect laser & IPL treatment
  • Contraindications and conditions requiring special consideration
  • Fitzpatrick skin type calculators and Glogau wrinkle scale
  • Photosensitive medicines and herbal remedies
  • Hormone-related conditions

 

Patient Consultation & Assessment for Light-Based Therapies

  • Patient Consultation & Assessment
  • Informed consent
  • OCD & BDD
  • Compliance and insurance
  • Guidance on photosensitive medication
  • Glossary of laser and IPL terms
  • Example health consultation and consent forms

* The full cost of each course may vary as the tax rate will be applied according to the purchase location.

At the end of this module, you will be prompted to pay for and start Module 2

As soon as you enroll we’ll send a confirmation email with course joining instructions.

Further Learning in this series ………………….

Module 2:

Lesson 3: Skin & Hair Reactions to Laser and IPL Therapy

Lesson 4: Acceptable & Adverse Treatment Outcomes

Lesson 5: Clinical Health, Safety and Professional Practice for Laser & Light-Based Therapies

$179.00
INCLUDES 77-PAGE COURSE WORKBOOK, TRAINING VIDEO, MULTIPLE CHOICE ASSESSMENT AND VIDEO TRANSCRIPT

Laser & Light-Based Technology & Tissue Interactions

  • Characteristics of interactions of light with tissue
  • Skin and hair reactions to laser and IPL therapy
  • Tissue targets
  • Light-based hair reduction
  • Photothermal skin rejuvenation
  • Classification and treatment of burns

 

Acceptable & Adverse Treatment Outcomes

  • Adverse incidents and treatment related side effects
  • Photosensitivity/drug Interaction in light based therapy
  • Hormone related conditions and possible effects on skin and hair
    • Patients with ‘protected’ status
    • Education and training requirements

 

Clinical Health, Safety & Professional Practice for Laser & Light-Based Therapies

  • Health and safety working practices in laser and light-based offices
  • Registration and licensing requirements
  • Legislative requirements for patient records and data protection
    • Safe delivery protocols and policies and procedures
    • Patients with ‘protected’ status
  • Professional and evidence-based practice and care
    • Education and training requirements
  • Reasonable adjustments for treatment

At the end of this module, you will be prompted to pay for and start Module 3

As soon as you enroll we’ll send a confirmation email with course joining instructions.

Module 3:

Lesson 6: Best Practice Preparation & Safe Delivery Protocols

Lesson 7: Treatment Delivery: Application Techniques & Post Treatment Care (Theory)

$179.00

INCLUDES 51-PAGE COURSE WORKBOOK, TRAINING VIDEO, MULTIPLE CHOICE ASSESSMENT AND VIDEO TRANSCRIPT

Best Practice Preparation & Safety Protocols

  • Preparation of the laser or IPL treatment area
  • Controlled access
  • Cleanliness and infection control
  • Ventilation
  • Pre-treatment patient care
  • Treatment photography and patient records
  • The use of skin cooling
  • How to choose the correct laser parameters
  • The use of skin patch tests in hair reduction & skin rejuvenation

 Treatment Delivery: Application Techniques & Post-Treatment Care

  • Treatment delivery application techniques
  • Practical positioning techniques – all body areas
  • Skin cooling techniques
  • Identifying skin lesions and advanced skin analysis techniques
  • Post-treatment procedure
  • Post-treatment care and advice to patients

INCLUDED FEATURES

  • Learner resource workbooks and video presentation
  • Multiple choice quizzes with unique QuizAssist® feature
  • Certificate provided instantly online
  • Awarded CPD credits:
    • 10 Commission on Accreditation (NCEA) units of Continuous Education (CE’s): CoA #OLT0123
    • 40 CPD credits for successful completion of these modules
      (modules 1 – 3): #1003914