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VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Laser and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatments

The VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Laser and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatments (QCF) is an advanced qualification that has been specifically designed for beauty therapists.

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Title Campus Type Week Starting Places Available Fee
VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Laser and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatments
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Part-Time 10/09/2018
Day: Monday/Monday
Time: 09:00-18:00
6 £510.00 Apply Now

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Course Overview

This qualification is the only Level 4 qualification offered by VTCT in Laser and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatments (QCF). The VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Laser and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatments (QCF) 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 environment or real working environment without the need for fee paying clients.

This 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 an light treatments for skin rejuvenation and hair removal and to manage the health, safety and security of the salon

Units may include:

  • Client care and communication in beauty related industries

  • Laser and light treatments for hair removal

  • Laser and light treatments for skin rejuvenation

  • Management of health, safety and security in the salon

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of NVQ Level 3 Beauty and a good underpinning knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology.

There will be an extra charge for Uniform and Kit.  Your tutor will give you details of these costs

This course will require an interview before enrolling.

Where will it take me?

When you have successfully completed this qualification you will be in a position to aspire to promotion as an advanced beauty therapist providing laser and IPL services within a beauty salon.

  • VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Micropigmentation
  • VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Beauty Therapy
  • HND in Beauty Therapy Management
How will it make me more employable?
Currently legislation has changed and from 2016 all therapists conducting Laser Treatments must hold a Level 4 qualification.
How will I be assessed and given feedback?

This qualification covers all theory, practical and assessments during class time.  All students must be willing to participate with one another during practical sessions.

As self-study you shall be required to submit assignments.

Please note students must arrange their own models for assessment.

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

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