This is a 2 day course consisting of theory and practical
designed to educate anyone wishing to expand their current laser or IPL offered treatments or anyone wanting to enter the tattoo removal industry. This is one of the only independent training organizations that offer full education in Theory and Practical Technique for tattoo removal using the industry standard Q Switched ND Yag laser.
Study the theory component online
, click on the above link. You must have completed the Certificate in Laser Safety first.
As with all courses at IPL & Laser Training Academy, the Certificate in Laser Safety is a prerequisite. For those who do not have post graduate skin education ie Bachelor of Health Science, Diploma of Beauty Therapy orEquivalent Nursing qualifications or Medical Degree, you will be provided with pre learning in skin science, which you will be expected to study before attending the course. This theory will be covered in the class(please talk to us about this when you enquire about the course), along with; tattoo history, ink colour and content, other tattoo removal methods available, consultation, medical history, Fitzpatrick scale and safe working clinic environment.
Students that choose the IPL & Laser Training Academy for certification in laser tattoo removal want to perform this procedure professionally, with the most practical and realistic experience available. Our focus is on high quality instruction, the safe and practical application of laser use for tattoo removal. We emphasis correct post treatment, wound care and client care.
- Skin and Cellular Anatomy and Physiology
- Fitzpatrick Scale & Les Scale Factors
- Laser Tissue Effects
- Infection Control in Clinical & Laser practices.
- Laser Safety in Clinic rooms, Laser Safety and Handling
- Wound Categorizations
- Wound healing compromised
- Scarring and identifying scars, abnormal scarring
- Tattoo Removal History
- Types of Inks in the tattoo industry, Removal & Alternative Methods
- Risks (Infection, scarring and informed consent)
- The Laser Tattoo removal Process
- Dressings, Pre and Post care
- Room sterilization practices
- Duty of Care
- Understanding Forms & Waivers
Will be awarded on successful completion of a written assessment on the last day of the course. A practical assessment will be carried out during the final day of the practical training.
Graduated students receive ongoing support for any reason relating to your treatments. Sometimes you may just need a little bit of reassurance. Please don’t hesitate to call our email us.
Who can study?
You may be a doctor, nurse, beauty/dermal therapist, or tattoo artist who wishs to expand their practice. For anyone who does not have medical/ beauty therapy post graduate training, we cover skin science during the course. If you feel you would like more study, we can provide contact details for online study. Please call us to find out more. As with all IPL and Laser courses run at the Academy, Laser Safety is a prerequisite. This can be attended in person or online.
Course cost: $1600.00 + GST per person
2 days, 9.30am – 5.00pm. Morning and afternoon teas are provided. Plenty of parking is available. An in-depth training manual will be yours to take away for future reference. International level documentation for use in your clinic will be given to you at no extra charge. If you need any supplier’s details for treatment consumables we are happy to help form a list.