Laser Safety E-learning Course

The programme is for all healthcare professionals treating patients with lasers or other types of optical radiation. It helps to ensure that patients have the best and safest treatment, and makes it safer for therapists as well.

David Ward
Past President, British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)

eLaser | Laser and IPL safety training

Laser Safety healthcare e-learning course
  • Satisfies UK ‘Core of Knowledge’ laser safety training requirements
  • Makes extensive use of photographs, animations and videos
  • Recommended by the UK Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)

Essential laser safety training for clinicians and aesthetic practitioners

eLaser provides comprehensive training in the safe use of lasers, intense pulsed light (IPL) and LED devices. It is aimed at doctors, nurses and therapists.

An interactive laser safety course

This high-quality programme meets 'Core of Knowledge' standards set by the UK's Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), which oversees the safe use of medicines and medical devices in the UK. Therefore, it is essential training for all practitioners who use lasers in the aesthetic or medical sectors.

The highly interactive learning content includes photos, illustrations, videos and animations, to help reinforce learning and understanding. There are also links to further recommended reading sources.

This programme has been developed by the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS) and Health Education England e-Learning for Healthcare.

Convenient online access

You can study online at your own pace and return to any sessions, as needed. At the end of the programme, you take a formal knowledge test. On successful completion, you'll be awarded a certificate endorsed by BAPRAS.

eLaser is a versatile learning resource that can be used for initial laser safety training or as a refresher for experienced professionals.

Watch the short course film

Course content



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Access to the full programmeCost
Single-user access for 12 months £100*

*excluding VAT where applicable

To purchase a licence, please click on the Buy Now button below.

Multiple or multi-year licences are available. You can also pay by monthly subscription. Please contact us for details.

Access for NHS staff

If you work for the NHS and have an NHS email address, please register for the programme via: