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Accredited Laser Safety




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
  • Dentists
  • 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