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L4 Certificate in Laser Intense Pulsed Light Treatments
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|L4 Certificate in Laser and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatments||03/05/2022||21/07/2022||Bishopsfield Road (Fareham College)||£1,645.00||
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Information about this Course
While there are no specific pre-requisites listed by VTCT entry onto
this qualification can be achieved via previous attainment of a Level 3
qualification in a relevant discipline prior to undertaking this
The VTCT Level 4
Certificate in Laser and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatments is an advanced
qualification that has been specifically designed for beauty therapists.
qualification is based on beauty therapy National Occupational Standards (NOS).
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.
qualification is the only Level 4 qualification offered by VTCT in Laser and
Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatments. The VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Laser and
Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatments is a vocationally related qualification
and is focused on reducing hair growth and photo rejuvenation of the skin using
intense pulse light and laser treatments. This qualification requires you to
develop skills to carry out IPL and laser treatments. This qualification allows
you to gather evidence in a realistic working clinical environment.
qualification has been specifically designed for the 18+ age groups, builds on
existing knowledge and understanding of beauty therapy skills and will develop
an enhanced repertoire of technical skills to prepare you for employment. You
will have your skills assessed in a real or realistic working environment.
qualification will require research; it includes the skills involved in
providing a thorough consultation with the client to formulate a specific course
of treatment, tailored to suit individual client needs, use laser and light
treatments for skin rejuvenation and hair removal and manage the health, safety
and security of the salon.
in this qualification:
and communication in beauty-related industries
light treatments for hair removal
light treatments for skin rejuvenation
Management of health, safety and security in the salon
There is no specific uniform or kit required for the
course, however, students are asked to wear smart black clothing or salon wear,
enclosed black shoes and hair up.
Progression routes following this course could include a
Level 4 Certificate in Chmical Skin Peeling, Level 4 Certificate in Skin
Needling, or Level 5 Certificate in Laser Tattoo Removal among others.