Complete Our NVQ/VTCT Level 4 Certificate In Laser And Intense Pulse Light Qualification (IPL) For An Exciting Opportunity Of Becoming A Successful Entrepreneur!

The NVQ/VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Laser and Intense Pulse Light qualification is designed for beauty therapists or medical specialists who want to become qualified laser aesthetic technicians. 

Our fast track NVQ Level 4 Laser IPL training can provide you with the skills and confidence to become a fully accredited laser technician. In addition, this course will provide you with a fully comprehensive education on LASER and IPL treatments. 

Perfect for aspiring estheticians, our course is designed to offer you hands-on experience operating various lasers while teaching about their applications in professional and home use.


What Qualifications Do You Need to be Eligible for the NVQ 4 Laser Hair Removal Course?

NVQ Level 4 Laser Training

The VTCT Level 4 course is a respected beauty therapy program that does not require any prerequisites for enrolling. However, we recommend you at least complete your Levels 2 and 3 in Beauty Therapy because, without them, local authorities or insurance risk treatment providers may struggle to give you the licenses needed if opening your own laser business after completing the course.

If you are a doctor, nurse, or have a medical background and want to work in the beauty industry, then enrol on our BLMA Course for Doctors and Nurses, where we cover all of your needs.



What Will You Learn in NVQ Level 4 Certificate in Laser and Intense Pulse Light qualification? 

Beaulaz Laser Hair Removal training

This qualification will teach you the clinical, technical and interpersonal skills to perform laser treatment on a client.

You'll learn how lasers work, what's involved in their use during treatments, how to administer these treatments correctly and safely as well as understanding legislation and safety procedures governing the supply of equipment for both medical or beauty purposes.

As part of your training, you will study both cosmetic and medical applications of lasers, including the anatomy of hair removal in men and women.

The course equips you with a deep understanding of how this treatment works and knowledge about all aspects of laser safety, legislation governing supply, use and disposal, andgeneral public health issues relating to laser treatments.

Laser and Light Treatments for Skin Rejuvenation

Laser and light treatments for skin rejuvenation – using an Nd YAG and IPL system. This unit will cover thread veins, spider veins, blood spots, pigmentation and much more!


Course Structure

The NVQ level 4 qualification covers all theory and practicals during class time. All beauty therapy students must be willing to participate and take part in the classes' assessments. Our online e-portfolio is a requirement for self-study; however, you can arrange your models for assessment purposes if needed.

This course covers all aspects of core knowledge for delivery of safe commercial treatment, including:

  • VTCT Level 4 Qualification in Laser and IPL (Intense Pulsed Light)
  • Overview of Laser core of knowledge
  • Anatomy & Physiology of skin and hair
  • Skin typing using Fitzpatrick Scale
  • Client care and communication 
  • Management of Health, Safety and Security in the Salon environment 
  • The difference between Laser and IPL
  • How to choose the suitable Laser
  • Practical application of light therapy in hair reduction and skin rejuvenation

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Beauty Therapy students in class


Course Duration

There are two options available for this course depending on your experience with Lasers/IPL:


Option 1

4 consecutive days:

The course is very intense and meant for experienced beauty therapists who have worked with lasers and have at least a Level 2/3 qualification. 


Although this is not compulsory, we do recommend it. We have a 100% pass rate because we coach you until you complete the course and pass the assessments. After that, you will have to come in for aleast 1 or 2 more days to complete your examination.


Option 2


6 weeks held once a week or 8 weeks once a week


This course is excellent for someone who would like a bit more practical experience. This is a slightly slower pace than 4 consecutive days.

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NVQ/VTCT Level 4 Certification in Laser Hair Removal & Intense Pulse Light (IPL) Treatments

  • Uniform Fee: White tunic/top required for both options. If you pay in full, you will receive a 25% discount on the course fees.
  • Please note: The centre holds no responsibility for providing models.
  • Installment Plan: We are open to discussing payment options; nevertheless, full payment must be received before the course's start date. More extended options are available, but then you will not be able to get any discounts.
  • Please Note: Students are expected to complete assessments on models in a realistic salon environment as required for VTCT qualifications. The college is not responsible in any way for finding models for students. This is solely the student's responsibility.
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Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Become A Laser Skin Technician?

To become a laser technician, you need to enrol on a VTCT Level 4 course designed to teach you the skills and knowledge required for laser skin removal. However, there are prerequisites, so it'sessential to check if you meet these before signing up for a course.


This qualification will enable you to apply for employment as a laser skin technician, aesthetic therapist and medical specialist in beauty. You could also use your salon or spa environment skills after graduation from this VTCT Level IV Laser Skin Removal programme.

Is VTCT A Recognised Qualification?

VTCT is a world recognised qualification and offers the only accredited Laser courses in the UK.


VTCT is a registered learning organisation with Ofqual under reference VTCT-BTEC. The awarding body of this qualification has been approved by OFQUAL (the Office for Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), responsible for regulating qualifications in England.

What Is The Difference Between VTCT An NVQ?

The difference between VTCT and NVQ is that the former provides a broad level qualification for beauty therapists or medical specialists who would like to become qualified laser aesthetic technician, whereas the latter is much more specific.

Is VTCT a Suitable Qualification?

The worlds most recognised brand in training is the VTCT Trusted Training Partner.

VTCT is recognised by the government as a vocational qualification and can be used for multiple purposes, including courses to become a qualified laser aesthetic technician.


This course will provide you with a fully comprehensive education on LASER and IPL treatments. Perfect for aspiring estheticians or those looking to increase their education in further beauty therapy treatments.