Cosmetic Institute of Australia is now Aesthetics and Skin Institute. Please visit our new and improved website on

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Accredited Laser Safety

Cosmetic Institute of Australia is now Aesthetic and Skin Institute
Please visit our new website and explore the updated course

This accredited laser safety course comprises of an online theory and a practical component. The practical component comprises of a one day workshop with an experienced trainer. The aim of this course is to equip you with fundamentals of operating a medial laser or IPL machine safely as well as have a basic understanding of which machine is best suited for which type of patient and/or treatment option(s).

In some states, this course is a requirement before you are able to work with lasers so please check the requirements of your state. Upon completion of this course, you are able to operate medical lasers/IPL in the Australian states of Victoria, New South Wales, Australian Capital Territory, South Australia, Northern Territory, Western Australia and Queensland.

This course is a prequisite before embarking on other laser/IPL courses.

Course objectives

  • Basic principles of LASER and its interaction with biological matter
  • General medical physics and operation of medical lasers
  • Understanding the common jargon used in medical lasers and IPL
  • Medical applications of laser and IPL
  • Brief guide to medical lasers and IPL
  • Medical laser vs IPL

Pre-requisite module:

Fundamentals of Skin Science

  • Interaction of laser radiation and IPL with tissue
  • Medical laser classification systems
  • Exercising LASER safety
  • Meets general Australian
  • Safety Standards requirement
  • Effective safety measures to reduce complications

Suitable for:

  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Beauty therapists
Each participant’s online modules access will remain active for 12 weeks for them to pass the online quiz to get the certificate

6 – 8 hours of online learning time

* One Full Day FACE-TO-FACE workshop with hands-on training

Cosmetic Institute of Australia is now Aesthetics and Skin Institute

Please visit our new and improved website on

We have improved our online learning interface and expanded our course structure, providing you with comprehensive and extensive aesthetics training built on the knowledge of anatomy.

For new students
Sign up on our new training platform for the same high-quality aesthetics online courses and hands-on workshops.
For existing students
We have attempted to contact you via email to inform you regarding your account migration. You can still complete your online courses from Cosmetic Institute of Australia while we migrate your account. As a bonus all past and present students will be given lifetime access to the same courses they have enrolled in before on the new ASI platform.
Please call +614 0111 0065 or email for assistance.

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