Laser Practitioner Diploma (VTCT)

Qualification code: LIA/100/BE
Credit Value: 70

Days

10

Price

£ 1995 inclusive

Pre-requisites

None

Summary Description of Course

  • You will gain 3 Qualifications with this Diploma course, a VTCT Level 2 in Facials, a VTCT Level 3 in Facial Electrotherapy and a VTCT Level 4 in Laser and Light Treatments. 
  • This is a substantial in-depth course that gives you the foundation to start your career in Laser & IPL.
  • The course is suitable if you want to specialise in Aesthetics such as Laser treatments and gain entry into the field without going through the full Beauty route.
  • You will learn how to cleanse and handle a client’s skin, how to perform advanced Facials using Electrical equipment and how to use Lasers and IPL systems for Hair reduction and Skin treatments.

You’ll walk away with

A VTCT Qualification in Level 2 Facials & Knowledge of providing:


  • Full facial treatments
  • Use of correct skin care products.
A VTCT Qualification in NVQ Level 3 Facial Electrotherapy & Knowledge of providing:


  • Galvanic treatments
  • Electro Muscle Stimulator treatments
  • Micro Current treatments
  • Lymphatic Drainage treatments
  • Micro-Dermabrasion treatments
  • Micro Lance treatment to remove Milia
A VTCT Qualification in NVQ Level 4 Laser and Light & Knowledge of the following:


  • Identification of Fitzpatrick Skin Types
  • Laser & IPL Hair Reduction
  • Pigmentation - sunspots & Freckles Removal
  • Vein Removal (Face & Legs)
  • Skin Tightening Treatments
  • IPL Treatments for Sun damage, Acne, Rosacea & Rejuvenation.

What Next?

  • Laser Tattoo Removal
  • Advanced Laser Procedures
  • Micropigmentation
  • Skin Needling, Plasma & Chemical Peels
  • Advanced Blemish Removal
LASER PRACTITIONER DIPLOMA 

PART 1 - LEVEL 2 FACIALS

  • The VTCT Level 2 Award in Facial Massage and Skin Care is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in; how to provide facial skin care. 
  • Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety practices in a salon environment and how to promote client care and communications in beauty related industries. You will also develop an underpinning knowledge and understanding of the practical skills learned throughout this qualification.  
  • The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in beauty therapy to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services.
  • Units in this qualification have been mapped to the relevant NOS (where applicable). This qualification is regulated on the Regulated Qualifications Framework. 
     This qualification is approved and supported by the Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA), the standard setting body for hair, beauty, nails and spa qualifications

PART 2 - LEVEL 3 FACIAL ELECTRICS

  • The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Facial Electrotherapy is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in; how to provide facial electrical treatments.
  • Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety practice in a salon environment, how to promote client care and communication in beauty related industries, how to apply micro dermabrasion techniques and the study of dermatology and microbiology. You will also develop an underpinning knowledge and understanding of the practical skills learned throughout this qualification. 
  • The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in beauty therapy to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services.
  • Units in this qualification have been mapped to the relevant NOS (where applicable). This qualification is regulated on the Regulated Qualifications Framework.
  •  This qualification is approved and supported by the Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA), the standard setting body for hair, beauty, nails and spa qualifications.

PART 3 - LEVEL 4 LASER & LIGHT

  • This is a vocationally related qualification and is focused on reducing hair growth and photo rejuvenation of the skin using intense light and laser treatments.
  • In this qualification, you will develop an understanding of managing safe working practices and how to identify and control hazards.
  • You will also learn how to identify hair and skin conditions and those clients suitable for intense light and laser system treatments.
  • This qualification has been mapped to the relevant NOS, and is accredited on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).
  • The course will cover both theory and practice, which will be delivered by experienced Laser/IPL technicians.
  • At the end of this course, you will reach a very high level of competence at performing Hair Removal and Skin Treatments using Lasers and IPL.
  • You will be able to make an informed decision as to which Laser/IPL course will be suitable for your Salon/Clinic/Surgery.
  • Our training is completely independent, and we do not work for or with any Laser/IPL manufacturing companies.
  • We are a running clinic, therefore, you will be able to gain plenty of practical experience to get you started in this field.
  • On the successful completion of the course, you will be trained to provide expert Laser and IPL treatments.
  • This qualification will satisfy any legal requirements and allow you to gain insurance, therefore, work legally within the industry.

Lectures / Seminars

  • Our trainers are leading professionals in the Beauty and  Laser and IPL.
  • Lectures are delivered by experienced Educators.

Practical

  • Our trainers work with Laser/IPL day in day out, so you will receive the most up to date information.
  • Our courses are run in a specialised Laser / IPL training organisation. We have a number of different Laser /IPL equipment from different manufacturers,  So you can get practical hands-on experience using different devices.

Group Work

  • You will work in groups to perform consultations and role plays.
  • This breaks the theory up and makes the course a lot more fun and interesting.
  • This refines the understanding of the subject area and allows the opportunity to give and receive feedback on performance.

Discussions

  • Discussions are encouraged throughout the training, this allows reflective thinking, Which leads to a deeper understanding of the subject area.
  • There are a lot of differing opinions on the types of Lasers and parameters to use, A discussion clarifies any issues.

Assignments

This satisfies the theory part of the qualification.

  • Assignments will need to be completed for each of the modules.
  • We will provide you with detailed course material that will allow you to complete the assignments.
  • You can work on the assignments at your own pace, However the quicker you complete them, the quicker you will receive your qualification.
  • 100% support and help will be provided for you to complete this part of the study programme.
  • The assignments can be written or you can use audio-visual media to record the answers.

Observations

This satisfies the practical part of the qualification.

  • You will be required to perform treatments on real clients under assessment conditions.
  • We will ensure that you are 100% ready for this part of the course by providing you with enough practical experience.
  • You will perform Facial Treatments
  • You will perform Facial/Body Electricals
  • You will perform Massage
  • You will perform Indian Head
  • You will perform Electrolysis
  • You will perform Hair removal treatments using Laser and IPL.
  • You will perform Skin tightening, Skin rejuvenation, Red blood spots,Rosacea, Vein removal and Pigmented lesions removal using Lasers.

Portfolio

  • As part of this course, You will be required to produce a portfolio.
  • All evidence will need to be documented in the portfolio and cross-referred to unit outcomes.
  • Constructing the portfolio should not be left to the end and we will help you to do this step by step as you go along on this course.

Independent Study

  • You will be required to perform some independent study on this course.
  • This will enable you to tailor the general course materials to your own interests and requirements and develop your learning style.

Work Experience

We offer short work experience days for all our students. Students will be place in one of our 5 running clinics. This is invaluable experience and will enable you to secure a job.

Real Running Clinic

We go beyond the syllabus. All our courses take place in a real clinic environment. We believe it is important for Learners to have the opportunity to learn as if they were in a real salon, particularly because this qualification leads to employment in such a client-centred and service orientated sector.

Models Provided

You don’t need to worry about providing models for your assessment. Unlike other training schools we are a running clinic so have access to clients that can be your models for assessment.

Teaching

Our Trainers are leaders in the Beauty and Laser Industry. They can pass on years of knowledge and their practical experience to you.We have endless testimonials on students who have trained with us.

Our Courses

Our courses are internationally recognised and will satisfy insurance requirements. We will ensure that you reach a high standard of education and are competent in your chosen subject of study so you can move straight into the job industry. Most of our students secure jobs or set out to open their own salons or clinics.

Careers Support

We will provide you further ongoing support and we are there to help you reach your goal, whether its securing a job with a top chain clinic or salon or opening your dream clinic.

Student Portal

You will gain access to our Student Portal that will support you throughout your study. This student portal has all the Lectures and other resources and materials and Assignments to help complete your portfolio.

Online Student Shop

We have an online shop with student discount to purchase your own kits and any supplies you require.

Servicing Contracts for Lasers

We provide full servicing contract for all Laser and IPL equipment so can give you a idea on cost and consumable you will require with your Laser and IPL equipment.

LPA Services

We provide core of knowledge courses alongside our Laser courses and provide LPA Services. An LPA is a Laser Protection Advisor who will check your laser room is safe and write your clinic local rules. This is a requirement for local council and Insurance purposes.

Clinic Consultancy

Bespoke one to one consultation on how to open your own Clinic and advise on purchasing correct equipment and products. We also offer Franchise opportunities of our London Laser Clinic Chain.

LEASE/BUY LASER EQUIPMENT

We work closely with top manufacturers in the Aesthetic Industry and provide refurbished equipment. We can sit with you to find the most suitable equipment for your needs, this depends on your budge, market demographics, your specialisation and other factors.

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Road, Colindale HA8 5HX

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Road, Colindale HA8 5HX

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