Core of Knowledge Laser Safety Training Course for Clinics using Lasers & IPL
This course, approved by the BMLA, is intended for those using Lasers & Intense Pulsed Light systems for hair removal, skin rejuvenation, tattoo removal and dentistry.
DURATION: 4-6 HOURS
- Laser / IPL Radiation Characteristics
- Radiation generation
- Laser & IPL radiation – tissue interaction
- Eye and skin exposure
- Precautions to keep exposure below maximum permitted levels
- Reflection and Absorption hazards
- Hazards to Patient
- Laser / IPL safety Management
- Risk assessment
- Incidental hazards
- Relevant standards
- Quality Assurance
- Equipment management
- The role of the LPA and LPS
The course is based on the Core of Knowledge syllabus contained in the MHRA Device Bulletin “Lasers, intense light source systems and LEDs – guidance for safe use in medical, surgical, dental and aesthetic practices”. By concentrating on these aspects, the requirements of RQIA, HIW, CQC and local authority standards will be met.
Note: This is a laser & IPL core of knowledge safety training course and does not address Clinical Training.
All course attendees receive electronic notes and a certificate of attendance.
If you have ordered this course, fill out our Training Certificates form. This will be required for sending out training certificates and course notes.
Core of Knowledge Training is led by Dr Anna Bass, a certificated LPA to cosmetic, aesthetic and dental users of laser and IPL systems.
COURSE DELIVERY ONLINE
The training course is delivered live online using Zoom.
Core of Knowledge (10:30 – 15:00)
Pre-booking and payment is required via the online shop. Payment can be made by PayPal, Credit or Debit card.
- Greater than 10 days prior to the course – 80% refund
- Between 48 hours and 10 days prior to the course – 50% refund
- Within 48 hours of the course or non-attendance – No refund
Lasermet reserves the right to refuse transfer to another course in the event of cancellation or failure to attend. If space is available, the next scheduled course may be offered at a re-booking fee of £50. Once the re-booking fee has been paid, no refund will be given and no further transfer option provided if the candidate cancels or fails to attend the rescheduled session.