top of page





Training Academy                   Beauty Holistic Complimentary Aesthetic Teaching​                      VTCT ABT Beauty Guild ITEC

We have 3 IPL courses and 1 Laser course:

  • IPL - Hair removal and Skin Rejuvenation (AB40163)

  • IPL - Hair removal (AB40394) - This Course

  • IPL - Skin rejuvenation (AB40395)

  • Laser Tattoo removal (BT5C2)

The VTCT Level 4 Award in Laser and Light Treatments for Hair Reduction is an advanced vocational qualification which will prepare you to reduce hair growth using intense light and laser systems.

You will develop an understanding of safe working practice and controlling hazards in the salon, and be able to identify those clients suitable for laser and light system treatments



see below for Purchase options


The course runs over 3 full class days.

Dates on Enquiry

NOTE: Our flexible system allows us to run courses at flexible times so please enquire about dates that are of interest to you. Please Enquire.

The course runs over 3 weeks, with 3 days class time and can be modified due to student time constraints. Course work is by way of live class participation for both theory and practical assessment. There is an aspect of online activity which allows students to study and participate at their own pace. All assessment is logged within a portfolio which is collated and marked by your tutor. Ongoing tutor support is given throughout.

Covered within the course are the physics underpinning this technology. Here we look closely at the equipment and those settings required both for hair removal. A background in Beauty therapy and Anatomy is desirable in order to achieve a deeper understanding when administering IPL. The course discusses Hair removal and the various IPL settings used to treat the face and body, looking at client’s skin type, hair colour, hair type and those types suited to IPL treatments. Protocols for those common areas for hair removal on the face, jaw, neck, underarm, back, legs and groin area are treated. Clients suitability, contraindications to treatment and possible contra-actions are discussed.  

This course is a high level of expertise and demands full attendance. On completion you will command the knowledge and skills required by employers. IPL is becoming more common place in both Beauty salons and Aesthetic and private clinics.

Our tutors have a high level of experience within the Beauty field both in education and industry and will teach you to the same standards as found in higher education.  This coupled with your input will allow you to progress to a level expected for certification.

You will complete the following units

  • Laser and light treatments for hair removal


How you will be assessed?

Theory assessment is through ongoing assignments some of which is done as online student portal. Practical observation takes place at the Academy.  All evidence is collated by way of a student portfolio which your tutor has access too. Ongoing support will be given throughout the duration of the course. For those learners who do not have access to computers can submit by paper form. Please enquire for details.


Entry Requirements

  • Desirable - Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology, Level 3 beauty Therapy, Medical background

  • *Credit for prior learning will be given to those that hold manufacturers certification. Here you can take class and assessments over 1 day

  • Students should be 18 years and over

  • Student should possess a good command of English

  • Student should have a satisfactory level of education



  • 3 weeks, includes 2 days live class – 10am - 5pm

  • 2-3 weeks practical time required for ongoing client base (allocated days only)

  • ongoing home study - 10 weeks


Further study - Entry


Deposit is £150, deductible from Total Course Fee amount.

Includes VTCT registration fee, exam/assessment fee

Course payments must be made in full before awarding the certificate can be fulfilled.

2 Payment options are available for courses. A payment agreement must be completed  and all relevant payments must be paid prior to course commencement. 

1 PAYMENT - Payment should be made before your selected course starts.

PAYMENT PLAN - Find out about option to Pay by Instalments

bottom of page