Have you been wanting to make a career change? Do you love beauty and working one on one with clients? Why not become a laser hair removal technician? As a laser hair removal technician, you will work one on one with clients to reduce the appearance of hair on their skin. This is a very in-demand treatment and it is a career that can be very lucrative. At the National Laser Institute, we offer a two-week comprehensive course to become a laser technician.
What does a laser hair removal technician do?
As a laser hair removal technician, you will use cosmetic lasers to reduce the appearance and the growing back of body hair. Basically, a client can get laser hair removal done anywhere on the body. The most common areas are places such as the legs and armpits. This is a popular treatment because it saves clients money in the long run. No more shaving or waxing. Laser hair removal is done over a series of treatments that are spaced out from one another. You will work with clients more than once in order for them to achieve their desired results. This is a great way to get to know your clients and build a relationship with them. Before you know it, they will be coming to you for other treatments as well.
How much can you make as a laser hair removal technician?
As a laser hair removal technician, you can have a very flexible and lucrative career. The average laser hair removal technician makes around forty-one thousand dollars a year. That is definitely a nice salary with a treatment that doesn’t take very long to administer. If you want to work in the beauty industry and help clients one on one then you will love this career path. We’ve watched thousands of our graduates go on to build happy and successful careers in the field of medical aesthetics.
Comprehensive Laser Technician Course
At the National Laser Institute, we offer one of the best courses around to become a laser technician. In our hands-on hybrid* program, you will learn everything you need to become a laser technician. Want to learn online from the comfort of your home? We also offer a completely online program. During the program, you will learn the latest treatments in the world of medical aesthetics when it comes to laser and you will feel confident in your abilities to administer these treatments to clients. We will teach you all the practical knowledge about lasers and laser safety. In our hands-on training, you will get the opportunity to treat real, paying clients under the guidance of your instructors.
Here’s a breakdown of what you can expect to learn during the classroom portion of the course:
- Treating different skin conditions and types
- Evaluating skin types using the Fitzpatrick scale
- Skin physiology and tissue interactions
- Laser Physics
- Laser Safety
- Indications and contraindications
- How to perform the consultation process
- Laser settings and functionalities
By the end of the program you will be able to:
- Confidently treat client’s skin issues
- Safely use cosmetic lasers
- Understand the skin
- Understand how cosmetic lasers work
- Determine what type of laser is best for a client’s skin
What treatments will you learn?
So what treatments will you learn besides laser hair removal? Plenty! We teach you a variety of the most popular treatments such as:
- Laser hair removal
- Laser acne treatments
- CoolSculpting body contouring
- Radiofrequency (RF) skin tightening
- Cellulite reduction
- Laser tattoo removal
Once you have learned all of these treatments you will then be able to decide if you want to specialize in one area such as laser tattoo removal for example. Following graduation, you will be able to get a job at a variety of places such as medical spas, luxury spas, tattoo shops, physician offices, and even upscale fitness centers. As these treatments become more and more in demand you will be able to work just about anywhere specializing in beauty and wellness. Now is the time to jump into this industry as it is continuing to grow and expand.
Why choose the National Laser Institute?
Our graduates love the experience they have with us! The majority of people who come here not only get an amazing education and build new skills, but they also make amazing friendships! This is an opportunity of a lifetime for most people. Once they complete our course their world is changed forever. New opportunities open up and they feel more passionate about their lives. Here are some things that set us apart from other programs:
- Top industry experts in the medical aesthetic field as instructors
- Job postings after graduation
- Training on the latest in-demand treatments
- Treat real, paying clients
- Small class sizes
- Individual attention from instructors
- Admission representatives to walk you through the whole process
Ready to change your life? Give us a call today!
During our Hybrid* Online Comprehensive Laser Course, you will receive online classroom laser training with a variety of instructors and live demonstrations with several hours on each modality. Then choose one of our nationwide locations to attend your clinicals for hands-on learning!
Modalities include Laser Hair Removal, Photofacial, Laser Skin Rejuvenation, Radiofrequency Skin Rejuvenation, Coolsculpting, Cellulite Reduction, Tattoo Removal, Radiofrequency Skin Tightening, and Microneedling.
If you’re ready to get started in the medical aesthetic industry then give us a call at 855-637-4530 to talk with one of our admission representatives. They’ll answer all your questions and guide you through the whole process.