Professional Certificate in Clinical Laser Procedures (Laser Hair Reduction)

Professional Certificate in Clinical Laser Procedures (Laser Hair Reduction)

This Professional Certificate is developed for aesthetic professionals to obtain a licence from the Radiological Council of WA to perform hair reduction using class 3B and 4 laser modalities. The course provides a holistic approach to laser practice within a cosmetic medical setting or beauty setting, encompassing units in:

  • Laser and light physics
  • Laser safety
  • Hands-on laser training in a 2:1 Student to Trainer ratio
  • Required supervision hours for WA laser licensing



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There are no admission requirements needed. This course is designed for beginners.

For students currently working under the supervision of a cosmetic professional holding a WA Laser Licence in Laser Hair Reduction, you may be exempt from completing the supervised hours with AACDS. In this circumstance, the licensee at your workplace will provide your supervised hours.

For graduates holding a qualification from AACDS, you will be exempt from the units completed within your AACDS course. However, we do recommend you complete a refresher on the unit ‘Analyse the principles of light-based therapies in a cosmetic medical context’. You will be provided free access to this online unit to refresh prior to your practical training.

Successful completion of this certificate allows for an assessment only pathway for units in the following nationally accredited qualifications:

Unit Title Study Mode Duration
CDNLBT02 – Analyse light-based therapies used in cosmetic medicine and dermal therapies (includes a Laser Safety Officer’s Certificate) Online theory Approx. 50 hours
Perform light-based therapies for the purpose of hair reduction Hands-on training in the Aspire Training Clinic 3 days

See steps below to apply:

  1. Copy of driver’s licence or passport
  2. Download the application form here
  3. Email your completed application form along with proof of identity to
  4. Click on the video below to see the pre-enrolment information for all new applicants


Monthly start date

Blended learning (online theory plus hands-on training)

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