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On Demand Medical Director Course

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Medical Director Course ObjectivesWho Can Perform Treatments?Complete CME Course List
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24-Hour On Demand Medical Director Course Overview

medical esthetics trainingBecome a Medical Director in just 24 hours 100% online, on demand!  Our Medical Director Course is for medical professionals who want to offer cosmetic laser services and perform cosmetic laser treatments.

Learn about the responsibilities of Medical Directors including:

  • Safety
  • How To Set Up a Practice
  • Cosmetic Laser and Injections & Technologies

Gain knowledge in how to be the supervising party overseeing a medspa or medical aesthetics practice at a physician’s office or any type of location. This course includes safety guidelines, regulations, procedure knowledge, and A-Z “How To” instructions.

As a medical professional, you’ll get the training you need to become a Medical Director in any state. This course also satisfies the legal requirements for nurses in Arizona to perform cosmetic lasers.

This course has become very popular as it allows you to view, pause and resume the course at your convenience from the comfort of your own home.

Sample Course Schedule
CME/CE Medical Director/Health Professional

Medical Director Overview


Intro to all aesthetic procedures & Safety/common adverse effects.
OSHA/Clean Field Overview: Bloodborne pathogens and health department safety and compliance.
Skin conditions/Safety precautions.
Medical Director Overview: Logistics and compliance for all boards, protocols and setup, contracts, and insurance.
Business Development: Setting up an aesthetics practice, choosing the right procedures for your practice, & tips and tricks to grow your practice.

Intro to Cosmetic Laser & Anti-Aging Technologies


Laser consultations & Contraindications, Laser Light and Tissue Interaction, Benign pigmented and vascular lesions.
Importance of skin typing.
Review consent forms and post-care for each treatment.
Tour of the medical spa & live demonstrations.

CME Laser Didactic – A Deeper Understanding


Hair and Skin Anatomy/Fitzpatrick Scale, & Laser BioPhysics
Intense Pulsed Light & Laser Safety/Classification

Why Should I Take a Medical Director Course?

dermal filler certificationThe medical aesthetics industry is currently a 16 billion-dollar industry that is expected to continue to grow exponentially. Botox, dermal fillers, and cosmetic laser top the charts as leading nonsurgical cosmetic treatments. Millions of these treatments are performed in the United States every year. Becoming an Authorized Medical Director allows medical professionals to oversee medical spas and keep practices and clients safe while capitalizing on this booming industry.

Medical Director Course Objectives

Below are just some of the objectives you will learn throughout this course:

  • Laser science and laser facility management
  • Laser biophysics, tissue interaction, hair removal treatments, and disorders of the skin.
  • Understanding hair (basic anatomy, growth cycles), ABC’s of laser, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) modalities, laser and IPL safety.

Who Can Perform Treatments?

Medical Director Training: Intensive training for Doctors, Physicians, and other qualified health professionals on the delivery of cosmetic injectables, IPL (Intense Pulsed Light), radiofrequency, and laser treatments for cosmetic, anti-aging skincare results.

Medical Professional Testimonials

All CME Courses at National Laser Institute

Looking for CME classes and CE courses? Browse our course selection below!

  • Intro to Cosmetic Injections 2-Day Weekend Course: BOTOX®/Dysport®/Jeuveau and Juvederm/Restylane Dermal Fillers. Learn to inject Neurotoxins safely in basic areas such as the forehead, crow’s feet, and glabella. Learn to inject dermal fillers in basic areas such as marionette lines, nasolabial folds, and lips.
  • Advanced Injectable 2-Day Course: Build your confidence injecting basic areas and learn to inject off-label treatment areas including the mid-face region, platysmal bands, brow lift, lip pop, secondary smile lines, and so much more!
  • Intro to PRP 1 Day Course: Learn to safely turn your client’s blood into rich platelet-rich plasma. Re-inject the PRP into tear troughs, nasolabial folds, lips, and microneedling/PRP.
  • Advanced PRP 1 Day Course: Building on basic PRP training, learn to inject PRP with cannulas as well as gain exposure to hair restoration.
  • Face-Body-Veins: 3 in 1 Course: Learn to perform hyper-diluted Radiesse, Kybella and Sclerotherapy injections in this one-day course.
  • PDO Threads 2-Day Weekend Course: Learn how to comfortably perform this non-surgical “facelift” which creates a subtle, refreshed look. Clients love this treatment!
  • Cosmetic Laser 5-Day Course: Learn how to perform the most sought-after laser treatments like laser hair reduction, photofacials, skin tightening, Coolsculpting, and tattoo removal!
  • Next Level Injections 2 Day Course: Gain in-depth knowledge of neuromodulators and dermal fillers taught by master injectors including didactic, hands-on practice, and live demonstrations on the most advanced filler techniques for Botox, Dermal Fillers, Platelet Rich Fibrin (PRF) & More! This course is designed for any injector in the marketplace who has taken injection training prior from any training school or has done injecting before.
  • Sculptra Aesthetic Injection Course: Get ready to learn how to inject the latest and greatest Sculptra® Aesthetic injection techniques to contour the face and body and regenerate collagen to restore lost volume for mindblowing results lasting up to 2 years!
  • Next Level Laser Course: Discover advanced training in a mix of treatment protocols including the Carbon Facial, Advanced Treatment Layering, Advanced Fractional CO2, Advanced Radio Frequency Microneedling, Advanced Multi-Modality Rosacea & Melasma, Advanced Active Acne & Acne Scars, and Advanced Surgical & Trauma Scares & Stretch Marks. This course is designed for anyone in the marketplace who has taken cosmetic laser training prior from any training school or has worked with cosmetic lasers before.
  • Medical Director 24-Hour Online On Demand Course: Learn how to be the supervising party overseeing a medspa or medical aesthetics practice at a physician’s office or any type of location. Safety guidelines, regulations, procedure knowledge, and A-Z “How To” instruction.

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For more details on our On Demand Medical Director Course, please view our course schedule and give us a call at 1-480-290-7399 or fill out our form below.