Cosmetic laser technicians are certified through a laser hair removal training program to perform hair removal and other laser services on clients. Laser hair removal is part of the billion dollar nonsurgical anti-aging industry, and National Laser Institute can help you obtain the certification and training you need to begin your journey in this exciting field. It doesn’t matter if you’ve worked in the beauty or anti-aging industry before or not–you can become laser trained in two short weeks.
What a Laser Technician Does
A laser technician is qualified to perform laser hair removal and a variety of other laser treatments on clients. They are capable of working with various state-of-the-art laser equipment and are able to adjust your settings based on your skin type and history. Laser technicians customize your treatment based on your skincare goals and desires in order to give you flawless results.
Laser hair removal training certification requirements vary from state to state, but in most states you must have previously completed your high school education or earned your GED. You also must attend a training program and meet your state’s required hours for hands-on clinical training. Many people wonder if you need an aesthetic license to attend a laser hair removal training school. You do not, but if you were thinking of also attending an aesthetician school we recommend completing laser training first. This is because laser training takes two weeks to gain certification whereas aesthetician school can take 6-12 months.
As a laser technician, you have many doors open to you. National Laser Institute’s laser tech graduates have gone on to work for dermatology clinics, medical spas, doctor’s offices, OBGYN clinics, healthcare facilities, salons, and have even opened their own laser centers! In our two week course, we also provide information regarding the business aspect of the laser market with all kinds of advice if you are thinking of starting up your own company.
Making a change to a new career can be scary, and National Laser Institute recognizes that. We have our own Graduate Services Department that sends out 100-200 job leads each month to help you find an opening in your area. We also provide you with access to the largest online medical esthetic library in the nation, which is a helpful resource for articles, books, glossary, products, statistics, reports, and more.
Our Laser Hair Removal Training Program
National Laser Institute offers a comprehensive two-week training course that not only certifies you with laser hair removal training, but also IPL photofacial skin rejuvenation, radiofrequency skin tightening, laser tattoo removal, cellulite reduction, laser stretch mark removal, and much more. This course also covers laser safety and Laser Safety Officer Certification as well as hands-on clinical training with clients.
Our expert instructors have been in the industry for years and provide a wealth of information to students and are able to answer any and all questions. By the end of training, students will be ready and have the confidence to treat their own clients.
As the leading laser training school in the nation that’s been around for over a decade, we have tons of success stories to share with you. Check out a few from our video below!
If you’d like to learn more about our laser hair removal training course, simply fill out the form on your right or call us at 1-800-982-6817. Grants and military grants are available for those who qualify.