Qualification code: 603/2907/5
Credit Value: 31
Level 4 Laser & IPL
Internationally recognised Level 5 Qualification in Tattoo Removal awarded by VTCT. Necessary for anyone wanting to gain entry into Laser Tattoo Removal and work effectively as a Laser tattoo removal practitioner. Learn the fastest growing profitable Laser procedure in the aesthetic industry. Teaches you everything you need to know to start your own tattoo removal business or add tattoo removal to your portfolio of treatments.
This is the only recognised Tattoo Removal qualification that satisfies Insurance requirements and Council Regulations. The VTCT (ITEC) Level 5 Certificate in Laser Tattoo Removal is an advanced therapy qualification aimed at level 4 qualified practitioners who wish to add this therapy to their repertoire of treatment offerings.
Laser tattoo removal is the fastest growing profitable Laser procedure in the aesthetic industry. This is a relatively new procedure and there are many machines available on the market. Our in depth course will teach you everything you need to know about tattoos, removal procedures and different Laser devices.
The course will cover Laser Physics, wavelengths, mechanism of action to remove tattoo ink, types of tattoo inks, consultation, treatment, adverse reactions, after care, results, treatment plan and more....
This qualification is informed by employers and national occupational standards for beauty therapy and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a fully commercial laser tattoo removal practitioner. Learners must achieve all mandatory units, including Principles and practice of non-medical aesthetic therapies, Advanced consultation fornon-medical aesthetic therapies, Advanced skincare for non-medical aesthetic therapies and Remove or fade tattoos using Q Switched Laser systems.
The course will be delivered in running clinics by our highly experienced practitioners with a heavy emphasis on practical skills so you are competent at recognizing skin conditions and perform various treatments using different Laser & IPL systems. We know the Laser industry inside out and can provide you unbiased information on the best laser equipment as well as Consultancy for opening your own Clinic.
In this course, you’ll learn a variety of new skills that will help launch you into a rewarding career. Have a look at the course information to get an idea of what we’ll cover:
The VTCT (ITEC) Level 5 Certificate in Laser Tattoo Removal is an advanced therapy qualification aimed at level 4 qualified practitioners who wish to add this therapy to their repertoire of treatment offerings.
This qualification is informed by employers and national occupational standards for beauty therapy and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a fully commercial laser tattoo removal practitioner. Learners must achieve all mandatory units, including Principles and practice of non-medical aesthetic therapies, Advanced consultation for non-medical aesthetic therapies, Advanced skincare for non-medical aesthetic therapies and Remove or fade tattoos using Q Switched Laser systems.
Level 2 Infection Control
Identification of Fitzpatrick Skin types
Types of ink
Consultations & Aftercare
To enter this course, you are required to hold a Level 4 in Laser and IPL. If you wish to practice Only tattoo removal and are not interested in Laser hair reduction, you can study the fast track online Level 4 course. This will allow you to enter the Level 5 Tattoo Removal course.
You will have all teaching resources provided, including a notepad pen and iPad to keep all your notes safe. A full uniform will be provided at no extra cost. You will have access to our student portal, which supports you throughout your study. You will be assigned a dedicated tutor to guide and support you until the completion of the course. Access to the latest Laser tattoo reduction devices will be available for you to use at any time.
Lectures / Seminars: Our trainers are leading professionals in Beauty, 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 specialized Laser / IPL training organizations. 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. It 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, and 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.
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 Laser tattoo removal on different skin types, different tattoos and the use of different 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.
4-day course: This is an intense 4-day course. You would attend Chelsford Monday to Thursday from 10 am to 5 pm. You will be required to perform a home study during the next 14 weeks to complete your case studies. You will be provided with a student portal to support you through your home study. This contains resources, assignments and coursework, which you must complete before returning for your exam. Your end of course exam will be carried out at Chelsford with 2 examiners. This will be booked for you once you have completed your lectures and coursework.
Online option: You can study and join in live classes. This would require a home study, watching videos online in your own time and booking live tutor classes when convenient for you. Your student portal will support you throughout your study. You will book your 6-hour exam slot at our centre once you have completed your classes and coursework.
£2750 includes the following:
Level 2 Infections control
Core of Knowledge
VTCT Qualification Fee
VTCT (ITEC) Level 5 Certificate in Laser Tattoo Removal
You will have knowledge and experience of Identification of Fitzpatrick Skin Types, Laser systems used for Tattoo Removal and Treating different skin types, tattoo colours & tattoo inks.
You will develop knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology and health and safety pertaining to level 5 aesthetic therapies. You will also develop knowledge, understanding and skills to consult with and analyse clients whilst providing laser tattoo removal treatments.
In parallel, you will develop their communication and customer service skills and widen their knowledge of the principles and practices of aesthetic therapies, all of which are valued highly by employers.
After passing this course I was able to set up my own professional laser clinic within 4 weeks I was confident in buying my own equipment, making consent forms, advice sheets and everything else that is needed and I now have a very successful business!
Aesthetic Laser Clinic is very well set up to do training as it is a working clinic with excellent facilities. The trainers were very welcoming and friendly which in turn creates a good atmosphere in which to learn. I would recommend them for training and treatments.
I found the training very thorough, very interesting and very informative and helpful. I now am able to carry on lasering using the new techniques that I have learnt and will be quite happy to carry out laser hair removal and skin rejuvenation. I would feel extremely confident.
We'll 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. Enrol Today!