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CIBTAC Level 5 Award in Laser Tattoo Removal

The aim of the CIBTAC Level 5 Certificate in Laser Tattoo Removal is to provide learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills to safely and effectively remove or fade professional, amateur, traumatic, cosmetic and medical inks and tattoos in order to evidence compliance against published   standards and guidelines for safe practice, fulfil the requirements of insurance bodies, and demonstrate on-going personal and professional development in a rapidly evolving specialism.

Career pathway 

Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of Cosmetic Practice- CBC08   

Level 4 Certificate in Laser and Intense Pulsed Light for Hair Growth Reduction- CLC01   

Level 4 Certificate in   Laser and Intense Pulsed Light for Skin Rejuvenation- CLC02   

Level 5 Award in Laser Tattoo Removal   

CPD Advance Pigment and Vascular Removal Techniques Using Laser and light

Entry Level requirements

Entry requirements- 18 Years old or above Level 4 Laser qualification
Career Progression- This course is a stepping stone on to fractional laser courses

Course Details 

For all the course details click on the tabs to show you the learning hours, course structure, assessment methodology etc 


Areas Of Study 

You  will learn treatment for tattoo removal with appropriate laser and light devices (excluding periorbital rim),also the Principles Of Lasers, IPL and LED and Equipment
   • Safety protocols
   • Various laser, IPL and LED delivery systems
   • Various wavelengths and how they penetrate skin and eye tissue differently
   • Q-switched laser technology and difference between active and passive
   • Effects of different pulse lengths
   • Effects of different beam diameters

   Clinical Practice
   • Common benign skin lesions and conditions
   • Limitations of application
   • Complications and Contra-indications
   • Appropriate pre and post care

   Principles and Procedures for Treatment
   • Analyse various tattoo types, inks and pigment
   • Apply appropriate wavelength for specific pigments
   • Alternative treatment methods

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How to Enrol 

Simply click the button below to fill in an enrolment form with your CV and any previous certificate. Our student support will get in touch! If you need any assistance in the process, please do not hesitate to contact us by email:

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