Training: Aesthetic Laser & Light Based Training Courses
The IALA has partnered with the Laser Training Institute to offer workshops in Aesthetic Laser Procedures that include Laser Hair Removal. These programs meet all the requirements of the Standardized Training Outline and qualify the individual to sit for the Certified Laser Operator - Aesthetic (CLOA) examination. These courses include a Laser Certification Review and administration of the exam at the end of the course.
To get answers to all of your questions on training opportunities and register for courses and seminars endorsed by IALA, go to LaserTraining.org.
Certification: Certified Laser Hair Removal Operator ( CLHRO ) Certified Laser Hair Rmoval Supervisor (CLHRS)
The IALA has joined with the National Council on Laser Excellence (NCLE) to provide Laser Certifications of the highest standards for Laser and IPL based hair removal. This IALA Laser Hair Removal Certification is available to all those who meet the educational and experience requirements, and who pass a proctored examination. Applications and information are available on the LaserCertification.org website in the "Candidate Handbook". The NCLE is a credentialing board of the non-profit Professional Medical Education Association which was established in 1978, and the credentialing board has offered Medical Laser and Hair Removal Certifications since 2000.
The IALA Training and Credentialing committee has developed a comprehensive and standardized Laser Hair Removal Training Outline and Objectives that is available free of charge to anyone wishing to provide an IALA and NCLE Laser Certification compliant training program. All IALA members adhere to the high standards of these objectives.