Online Laser Training USA

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Online Laser Training USA

Increase your skills and further your cosmetic career with completion of the Online Laser Training USA E-learning Training. Internationally acclaimed, Dr. Godfrey Town Ph.D. serves as the OLT International Course Director with Patti Owens BSN, RN, MHA, CNOR, CMLSO as the United States OLT USA Course Director.


Online Laser Training USA (OLTUSA) E-learning aesthetic courses are now available for purchase. This is a special version exclusively designed for aestheticians, electrologists, technicians, cosmetologists, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, doctors and other personnel. The two released modules include Laser / IPL Physics & Safety along with Light Based Hair Reduction. The two courses are systematized to include numerous interactive modules. Each module engages the student in didactic narrative with individual PowerPoint video slide presentations, extensive workbooks and corresponding unit multiple choice examinations tailored towards several levels of practice and interest. Each module is modestly priced between $250 and $325 with a bundling discount for the two modules at the time of the initial purchase. After successfully completing the course, learners will receive up to 21 Contact Hours from AestheticMed Consulting International LLC, a recognized California Board of Registered Nursing provider #16575. The courses are also approved by a long-established UK educational organization, OCN Credit4Learning (formerly Open College Network), which provides independent accreditation for the courses with an accompanying certificate.


Patti Owens RN, BSN, MHA, CMSO, CNOR, business owner of AsetheticMed Consulting International LLC, provides consultation services in the areas of aesthetic and medical safety compliance programs. Patti is also collaborating with Godfrey Town PhD, International OLT Director, to provide Laser and IPL E-learning aesthetic programs through Online Laser Training USA LLC (OLTUSA). Patti is a national consultant for a variety of laser companies and professional organizations including appointment as the principal medical and aesthetic instructor for Rockwell Laser Industries. She has served as the ASLMS Nursing/Allied Health Chairperson, Safety Board representative and has twice received the Nurse Excellence Award. Patti is an active member on the ANSI Z136.3 committee where she has been appointed as the acting secretary. She also serves as a member of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) TC 76 WG4 and WG12 addressing international medical and aesthetic laser safety compliance. She is also a Certified Educational Provider of Contact Hours per the State of California.

Patti Owens is presently working part time with Dr. Mark Sofonio, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, as an aesthetic nurse and consultant in Rancho Mirage, CA. Patti’s previous employer for 11 years was Dr. James Brazil MD, Dermatologist, in Olympia, WA where she was working as an aesthetic manager, LSO and practitioner. Patti’s past employment includes 2 years as OR educator and 13 years as the Laser Manager and LSO at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA. She co-authored a book with Pamela Hill, Milady’s Aesthetician Series, “Laser and Light Therapy” and was published in 2009 by Cengage Learning.

Memberships and Associations:

International Electrotechnical Committee (IEC)TC76 : W G-4 (2010 to present)

American National Standard Institute Z136.3, (ANSI)(1994 to present)

American National Standard Institute Z136 (ANSI)(2011 to present)

American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) (1986 to present)

Academy of Medical Art Science (1989 to present)

Laser Institute of America (LIA) (1986 to present)

Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses (AORN) (1983 to 2003, 2011 to present)

Academy of Dermatology Nurses (DNA) (2000 to present)

Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists (SPSSCS) (2016 to present)

American Society of Plastic Surgery Nurses (ASPSN) (2016 to present)

Awards and Recognitions:

1999 “Excellence in Laser Nursing” award with ASLMS

2014 “Excellence in Laser Nursing” award with ASLMS

2016 “Excellence in Education Award” with ASLMS


Online Laser Training USA (OLTUSA) develops and provides E-learning courses in laser/IPL physics, safety and applications for the aesthetic cosmetic professional. Contact Hours and Accreditation offered to students who successfully complete the courses.


The 2 OLTUSA E-learning modules are listed below:

THE LASER/IPL PHYSICS AND SAFETY ‘CORE OF KNOWLEDGE’ User course is the course that is the vital first step to complete before attempting to work with laser and intense pulsed light (IPL) devices. The course curriculum provides 4 separate units, which details laser and IPL physics, electromagnetic spectrum, key technical terms, major tissue chromophores, tissue interaction with light, and suitability of different wavelengths for cosmetic skin treatments. Also, the safety component covers national and state regulations, non-governmental controls, risk assessments, audits, along with administrative, engineering, and procedural safety policies and controls.

Essential course for new laser or intense light source users
Student resource workbooks and transcript
Narrated extensive PowerPoint Presentation
Multiple choice assessments at the end of each of the four units
Independently issued Level 3 accreditation certificate by OCN Credit4Learning follows by post exam
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number #16575 for 12 contact hours


LIGHT BASED HAIR REDUCTION module provides a fundamental understanding of light based hair reduction using laser and intense pulsed light (IPL) technology. The 3 units explore skin & hair anatomy and physiology, hair interaction with light based therapy, hair removal treatment protocols, patient consultation and education. In addition, the safety component of working with light based hair reduction devices will be reviewed along with attention to risks and post treatment management.

Essential course for new laser or intense light source users
Student resource workbooks and transcript
Narrated extensive Power Point Presentation
Multiple choice assessments at the end of each of the three units
Independently issued Level 3 accreditation by OCN Credit4Learning to follow post exam
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number #16575 for 9 contact hours


“I found the course very straight forward and easy to navigate. The information is well laid out and interesting. Every module creates an inner confidence and I was so pleased to have achieved my certificate. I would recommend it to anyone who wants to gain this qualification. I have also put 2 members of staff on the course.”
– Natalie Godefroy

“It was the very first time that I did a course online and was rather daunted by the process. I did not need to worry… the whole process was explained very clearly and was easy to follow from beginning to end.”
– Monique

“An initiative course which is one of the best courses I have come across in years and makes me confident that my clients have the necessary background when providing laser treatments. After passing the course, clients have come back and told me how much they enjoyed it and to quote one gentleman “I found the course very interesting, I have already surprised / bored, people with my new found technical knowledge”. It’s also brilliant that the course is online as it makes it accessible to all, delegates can fit learning around their busy lives.”
– Lisa Matthews – London Market Underwriting

“I am pleased to confirm that Holistic Insurance Services accepts the online Core of Knowledge training that you provide. We will not hesitate to point those seeking insurance cover for laser treatments to you when they do not already have this valuable training.”
– Alison Livings (Director, Holistic Insurance Services)

“The technology you use and advice provided was incredibly beneficial. I was able to do a lot more learning in less time using the downloaded course notes and viewing the video sessions. It allows you to be more efficient and effective in learning and study.”
– Robert D Mathieson

“I found the course simple and easy to use. It had very thorough and detailed information to help with the examination at the end.”
– Agi (The New York Laser Clinic)

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