VTCT Certificate in IPL (Laser for skin rejuvenation and hair removal)

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L4 Level 4
Part Time
2 November 2020 — 11 January 2021
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

About this course

The VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Laser and Light for Hair Removal or Skin Rejuvenation Treatments (QCF) is an advanced qualification that has been specifically designed for beauty therapists.

This qualification is based on beauty therapy National Occupational Standards (NOS).  This qualification is approved and supported by the Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA), the standard setting body for hair, beauty, nails and spa qualifications.

What you will study

Client care and communication in beauty related industries

Laser and light treatments for hair removal
Laser and light treatments for skin rejuvenation
Management of health, safety and security in the salon
You will be working with our Skyncare Biocare-one machine http://www.skyncare.co.uk/biocare-one.html

You will also be advised on how to register your services with the Health Inspectorate Wales

Course fee per year

Course Fee: £30.00

Teaching and assessment

  • Continuous assessment including practical assessments and exams

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a Level 3 Beauty qualification. Proof of Certification is required and a successful interview.

Key information

Start date

2 November 2020

End date

11 January 2021

Time of day

Day Time

Part Time

5 hours per week


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
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Course code



Certificate in Laser and Intense Pulsed


What our students say

Ever since I can remember I have always enjoyed doing hair and beauty. Through the contacts that one of our tutors had, I obtained a job working in a spa. The practical skills I have gained from studying at CAVC have been amazing.

Complementary Therapies
Kelsey Bounds
Studied Beauty and Spa Therapy Level 3

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City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

City Centre Campus,

Dumballs Road,


CF10 5FE