National code: SHB60118

Advanced Diploma of Intense Pulsed Light and Laser for Hair Reduction at Liverpool

Class details

Schedule Pace and number of hours.

Part Time

Delivery Method of course delivery.



Course duration Total time required to complete a course.

1 year

Start date First day of attendance online or on campus.

Next intake

End date Final day of attendance online or on campus.

Time Commitment

Class time Dedicated hours required each week in either online or on campus classes.

8 hours

Additional study time The minimum recommended hours you will need to commit to your studies outside of class hours. This may could include private study, work placements and research.

12 hours

Fee details

Full Fee This is the fee you'll pay for the course. Payment plans may be available for this course.


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This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL).

Proposed Timetable What time classes run

This course is currently scheduled on Monday with day classes. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.

Additional Information Other things to know


Assessments give you the opportunity to demonstrate what you have learnt and to identify the knowledge or skills that may need further development.

  • Knowledge assessments: projects

  • Practical skills assessments: demonstrations under observation, portfolio

  • Simulated workplace projects

Work placement

Work placement provides you with opportunities to respond to situations and circumstances that cannot be replicated in a learning or simulated environment. Work placement strengthens your training and supports continued learning and assessment in the workplace.

  • To be enrolled in this course offering, you need to be able to meet the following work placement requirements:

    • Complete a total of 468 hours of work placement as part of their training program. Work placement is designed to develop the students’ underpinning skills and knowledge, while complimenting their formal on the job training.
      A Training Record Book is provided as a compulsory component for this course. This book is used to gather evidence of work both on and off the job during formal training sessions. The evidence the student provides is validated by the teacher and the host employer. The book addresses the key competencies of each unit and clearly outlines the evidence required to demonstrate a progression in skill and knowledge development.

Materials needed

To complete this course, the following materials are required:

  • You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:

    • A tunic to participate in practical classes at an approximate cost of $80.

Additional requirements

To make sure this delivery option is the right fit for you, we will need you to demonstrate that you can meet the additional requirements below.

  • To be enrolled in this course offering, you need to be able to provide evidence that you have:

    • have achieved a Diploma of Beauty Therapy; AND have 12 months post-qualification experience as a beauty therapist with a primary focus on providing facial services, skin services and hair reduction services.
    • OR are an Enrolled Nurse or Registered Nurse; AND have 12 months post-qualification experience in the application of knowledge in human biology, anatomy and physiology.
  • Local level entry requirements are identified at an ACFS level 4 for this qualification.

Units Units taught in this course

Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Advanced Diploma of Intense Pulsed Light and Laser for Hair Reduction qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 7 Units of competency, including 7 core and 0 speciality units.

Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.

    Course Delivery Combination Study

    Learn through a combination of classroom based, online and/or workplace activity. For example, you may participate in scheduled classroom activity, have an element of self-directed learning with online content, and/or receive supervised training while on the job, doing work experience, or on placement.

    Classroom activity will be scheduled, but online learning can provide more flexibility. Teacher support will be provided for all study. Access to a computer with an internet connection is required.


    TAFE NSW Liverpool is conveniently located in the heart of the suburb’s CBD, right next to the bus and train stations. Surrounded by Liverpool Hospital, Bigge Park and the Georges River, TAFE NSW Liverpool provides education, training and consultancy services to help develop a globally competitive workforce for local businesses and industries. TAFE NSW Liverpool employs experienced and qualified professional staff to help you achieve your educational and career goals. We have state-of-the-art facilities including onsite training salons for hairdressing and beauty which are open to the public.

    Campus Address

    College Street Liverpool 2170

    No parking on grounds is available. Parking is available at local parking stations.

    Refer to your local bus timetables, visit transportnsw.info

    Liverpool Station is 450 metres from campus.


    TAFE NSW campuses work closely with the community and industry to ensure you have access to the industry standard technologies, equipment and facilities.

    • Computer labs

    • Conference rooms

    • Library

    • Various specialist classrooms

    Student Support

    We're here for you. Get help and assistance with nearly every aspect of your study life - from study support and student resources, to counselling, guidance, and help finding jobs or accommodation.

    • Mon 9 AM - 5 PM
    • Tue 9 AM - 5 PM
    • Wed 9 AM - 5 PM
    • Thu 9 AM - 5 PM
    • Fri 9 AM - 5 PM
    • Sat Closed
    • Sun Closed