Laser Tattoo Removal VTCT (ITEC) Level 5 Certificate

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Start Date

Students can start this course at any time
This is a 4 months course including online studies

Aim of this course

What does this qualification cover?
The aim of this unit is to develop the learners’ underpinning knowledge, understanding and practical skills to enable them to provide a professional tattoo fading or removal treatment.
Learners will know how to recognise different tattoo types and identify those clients suitable for treatment, at the same time as developing an understanding of the lasers and wavelengths used for the treatment of different ink pigments alongside other factors that may affect the rate of tattoo clearance.

On completion of this unit, learners will:

  • Know safety considerations when providing removal or fading of tattoos
  • Understand how to provide treatments to remove or fade tattoos
  • Know the relevant anatomy, physiology and pathology for removal or fading of tattoos
  • Be able to consult, plan and prepare for removal or fading of tattoos
  • Be able to provide treatments to remove or fade tattoos

Why is this qualification the most suitable?
This qualification is one of a new suite of level 5 advanced non-medical aesthetic therapies developed as a progression route for level 4 practitioners wishing to add to their repertoire in specific treatment modalities.

What could this qualification lead to?
The primary purpose of this qualification is to prepare learners for employment in the advanced non-medical aesthetic industry providing skin needling techniques. Additionally, learners may choose to further develop their knowledge and skills by completing supplementary specialist qualifications in the following area:

  • Advanced blemish removal
Who is this course for

The VTCT (ITEC) Level 5 Certificate in Laser Tattoo Removal is an advanced therapy qualification aimed at level 4 qualified practitioners aged 18 and over, who wish to add this therapy to their repertoire of treatment offerings.

Learners are required to hold a level 4 laser and IPL qualification to progress onto level 5 tattoo removal. Learners who hold a level 3 beauty therapy qualification or equivalent will be able to access the level 4 laser and IPL qualifications as a natural progression route.

Laser Tattoo Removal VTCT (ITEC) Level 5 Certificate

Course Units

Principles and practice of non-medical aesthetic therapies

This unit will enable learners to develop their knowledge of the principles and practices of nonmedical aesthetic therapies.
Learners will develop their understanding of this emerging profession by inquiring into the history, safety, legal, insurance and professional body influences of the industry.
They will summarise methods and processes of ensuring safety and wellbeing and conforming to health and safety standards.

Learners will also appraise contra-actions, hygiene and medical emergency processes.

Learners will begin to develop an understanding of how to access research materials relevant to their subject area whilst at the same time developing skills and understanding of how to collate information for evidence based practice within the non-medical aesthetic industry.

Learning outcomes
On completion of this unit, learners will:
LO1 Understand the developments of non-medical aesthetic therapies
LO2 Know the benefits and limitations of commonly available non-medical aesthetic therapies
LO3 Understand the importance of professional conduct in non-medical aesthetic therapies
LO4 Know the key regulations, legislative influences and responsibilities relating to non-medical aesthetic therapies
LO5 Understand advanced contra-actions, hygiene issues and medical emergencies of specific concern to non-medical aesthetic therapies

Advanced consultation for non-medical aesthetic therapies

Overview
This unit will enable learners to develop their knowledge of the advanced consultation techniques for non-medical aesthetic therapies.

This unit is about understanding the principles of client care when providing professional consultations for advanced non-medical aesthetic treatments. Learners will develop the knowledge and skills required to prepare for and undertake detailed consultations, demonstrating an understanding of the need for client consent, how to work within the limit of own competence, the requirement of always conducting one’s own consultation and the necessity of allowing time for a ‘cooling off’ period prior to treatment.

Learners will develop an understanding of the importance of considering the clients psychological needs when consulting for advanced therapies, whilst further developing their communication skills and know how to identify and advise on suitable treatment options and communicate realistic and appropriate treatment objectives.

Learning outcomes
On completion of this unit, learners will:
LO1 Understand how effective communication and professional behaviours contribute to client trust
LO2 Understand methods and processes for gaining information through consultation
LO3 Know the importance of completing a thorough consultation
LO4 Understand the legal requirements for completing consultation
LO5 Know the information required when completing a consultation
LO6 Know the requirements for recording procedures

Advanced skin care for non-medical aesthetic therapies

Overview
This unit is about advanced skin analysis techniques. It will enable learners to enhance their
understanding of skin, developing their comprehension of the facial analysis procedure and advance
their understanding of the ageing process on the ageing process and its effects on the skin. A more
thorough understanding will enable learners to formulate a detailed treatment plan to address the
client’s specific and individual needs, ensuring health, safety and unique requirements are met.

Learning outcomes
On completion of this unit, learners will:
LO1 Understand the physiology of skin ageing
LO2 Understand advanced skin assessment
LO3 Prepare for advanced skin assessment
LO4 Provide advanced skin assessment

Remove or fade tattoos using Q switched laser systems

Overview
The aim of this unit is to develop the learners’ underpinning knowledge, understanding and practical
skills to enable them to provide a professional tattoo fading or removal treatment. Learners will
know how to recognise different tattoo types and identify those clients suitable for treatment, at the
same time as developing an understanding of the lasers and wavelengths used for the treatment of
different ink pigments alongside other factors that may affect the rate of tattoo clearance.

Learning outcomes
On completion of this unit, learners will:
LO1 Know safety considerations when providing removal or fading of tattoos
LO2 Understand how to provide treatments to remove or fade tattoos
LO3 Know the relevant anatomy, physiology and pathology for removal or fading of tattoos
LO4 Be able to consult, plan and prepare for removal or fading of tattoos
LO5 Be able to provide treatments to remove or fade tattoos

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