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Core of Knowledge Training with MATA Academy

Region: London | Venue: MATA Courses | Duration: 1 Day

Course Topic(s):

Laser IPL, Laser Safety, Skin Care, Skin Health
MATA Courses Core of Knowledge Safety Training for Lasers & IPL

The Core of Knowledge Course at MATA has been specially created for aestheticians, beauty therapists, healthcare professionals such as doctors, dentists, nurses and others undertaking Laser and Light treatments in clinics such as laser hair removal, laser tattoo removal, laser skin rejuvenation, laser for vascular, laser for pigmentation treatments and more. The course will provide a solid foundation in the safe and effective use of laser and IPL machines, how light interacts with skin to produce specific biological effects, and hazards/risks that may occur and how to deal with them. The course also covers relevant UK standards and regulations governing their use in a professional setting.

Core of Knowledge at MATA Courses in London is designed to fulfil the training requirements in the MHRA Device Bulletin DB2008 (3) and will cover the following:

- Characteristics of Laser and IPL Radiation
- Radiation generation
- Eye physiology and skin exposure
- Skin tissue interaction for Laser & IPL radiation
- Precautions to keep exposure below maximum permitted levels
- Reflection and absorption hazards
- Hazards to patient
- Laser and IPL safety management
- Risk assessments
- Incidental hazards
- Relevant standards
- Quality Assurance
- Machinery

This Laser and IPL Core of Knowledge safety training course does not address treatment protocols or provide clinical training for laser treatments, but is a requirement before undertaking a MATA Laser and Light course to ensure you are able to carry out treatments safely.

Who Should Attend?

Our Core of Knowledge training courses for Laser and Light are open to aestheticians and beauty therapists, tattooists who wish to carry out laser tattoo removal treatments, registered healthcare professionals i.e. doctors, dentists and nurse prescribers and others who may be operating Laser and Light machinery. Courses are suitable for new and existing practitioners seeking to develop their knowledge, understanding and skills in order to offer patients the highest standards of care and treatment.

Fee: Price on Request (VAT excluded) | Refreshments Provided