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VTCT/ITEC Level 4 Core of Knowledge for Laser and Light Devices
VTCT (ITEC) Level 4 Award in Core of Knowledge for Laser and Light Devices is a knowledge-based E – Learning qualification aimed at laser, IPL and LED technicians, who need to understand how to safely and professionally provide laser and light application treatments in the medical and aesthetics industry.
Throughout this qualification, learners will develop knowledge on the characteristics of laser, IPL and LED radiation and skin tissue reaction to laser, IPL and LED application. Additionally learners will cover hazards and precautions, safety management, safe product sourcing, risk assessments, quality assurance and relevant and associated legislation influencing the purchase and use of laser and light devices. Learners will also gain an understanding of the safe working practices required in order to protect themselves and their clients when applying laser and light devices.
Level 3 Beauty Therapy or equivalent
Medical practitioner – Dentist, Doctor or Nurse
Proficient in spoken and written English, with particular emphasis on reading ability.
On completion of this unit, learners will:
LO1 Comprehend laser safety legislation, measures, and management
LO2 Comprehend risk assessments, hazards, and safety
LO3 Comprehend laser and light technologies – (radiation and tissue interaction)
You will receive printable workbooks and slide transcripts. The qualification is covered by
- Subjects are covered by 3 lessons. It is necessary to move progressively through each module as information in later modules may rely on an understanding of earlier sections.
- Multiple-choice assessments at the end of each section. You must achieve 100% before moving onto the next lesson
The course must be completed within a 3 month timeframe from booking. The course typically takes 2 days to complete.
Theory will be delivered through online tutorials. All material for your qualification will be uploaded to an E Learning platform. This can be accessed from anywhere. You will have unlimited tutor support.
A VTCT/ITEC external Theory Paper must be taken once all lessons have been completed.
€295 payable on booking
Once payment has been made, instructions will be sent on how to access the course online. Please note no refunds can be made once the online material has been accessed.
This qualification is listed by QQI on the National Framework, and is eligible for TSG funding if you are in receipt of a Social Welfare payment. Please contact your local office for details.