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Northwest Laser Institute strives to be the benchmark of academic excellence in cosmetic laser education through superior hands-on education. Our goal is to facilitate the development of self confidence in laser technology and to provide our students with the academic foundation necessary for them to reach their true potential in the medical spa field, and adjust to an ever changing cosmetic laser technology society.

Below is a list and description of the training and certification we offer. If you are interested in signing up for a class, or have any questions, please submit your request via the Training / Certification Inquiry form.

Training & Certification

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Spray Tan Course

$900 (includes Kit)

Airbrush tanning is the latest and fastest growing service in the tanning industry. SunFX is the world’s number one professional spray on tan. SunFX spray tanning solutions are 100% all natural – they don’t contain any chemicals. SunFX is the fastest, healthiest way to get the perfect all over tan.

This 4 hour course covers pre and post instructions, along with application technique. Tuition includes spray tan machine, tanning solution, sticky feet pads, and portable pop-up tent.


Eyelash Extension Training Course

$900  (Includes Kit)

·        Safety and Sanitation
·        Product Knowledge
·        Business Potential
·        Hands on Training
·        Follow Up Support

Lash Kit will Include eyelash glue, tweezers, remover lashes in various sizes and curls, glue rings, glue stone, micro swabs, eye pads, and eyelash wands


Microneedling Certification

$3,000 – Includes full system and a box of 10 tips.

$595 – Stand-alone price, with 6 CE Credits and Certification through AAEG (Advanced Aesthetics Education Group) 

System: Rejuvapen provides the most effective micro-needling treatment with its unique hand piece that allows you to control speed and depth. The system creates thousands of micro perforations on the skin creating natural collagen and fibroblast stimulation. It’s 9 pin single use needle can be programmed to penetrate 0.20 to 2.50mm up to a speed of 2500-4500 in a safe and hygienic manner.

By creating microscopic perforations on the skin you also increase the effects of topical since it facilitates easy absorption.

Rejuvapen can be used as a single treatment or combined with existing therapies creating results that are similar to IPL/Laser RF and microdermabrasion resulting in collagen stimulation.

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Injectable Training


This beginner injection course will include techniques using Botox, Dysport, Juvederm, Restalyne and Radiesse. We will go over the anatomy of the skin, muscles and nerves of the face. There will be Botox injections demonstration in at least three different facial areas, filler in the lips, nasolabial folds and oral commisures.

You will receive a certificate indicating your knowledge, competency and completion of 6 hours of training with Injectables.

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VI Peel Chemical Peel Training

$500 – À la carte price
Included when attending the Laser Certification Course

This course includes information about VI Peel medical products, their treatment and product formulation philosophy.  It also covers ingredients used in skin care products, common skin conditions, peeling fundamentals, VI Peels, and valuable hands-on demonstrations.

You will receive a separate certificate indicating your knowledge, competency and completion of 7 hours with VI Peel Chemical Peels.


Exilis Elite Certification

$500 – When taken with the Laser Certification Course
$800 – Stand-alone price

In our Exilis Elite Certification course you’ll learn about this exciting new technology that uses radio frequency (RF) energy for body and face contouring and skin tightening.  It is a non-surgical office procedure that reduces fat and firms skin on the face and body. The energy used during treatment heats the deeper layers of the skin causing fat cells to shrink as the skin contracts stimulating new collagen.

While not a replacement for a neck-lift or facelift, Exilis Elite can provide a very nice alternative for those not seeking a surgical solution, or a supplemental treatment following facial surgery.

Your attendance to this course will include material for further and at home review, hands-on experience, as well as a certificate indicating your knowledge and competency with the Exilis Elite.


Tattoo Removal

$1,500 – 3 day Course

More information coming soon!

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40 Hour Laser Certification Course


We provide 40 Hours of Laser Theory & Fundamentals, with certification as a Laser Safety Officer.  Laser, Intense Pulse Light, and Broadband Light on Hair Removal, Foto-Facials, Vein Removal, and Acne Treatments will be discussed. As well as, classroom education on Microdermabrasion and Advanced Medium Grade Chemical Peels during this week course.

Attend our 40 Hour Laser Certification Course and learn the basics of skin histology, laser physics, as well as all aspects of laser safety. Real-life applications and possible complications are discussed using before/after photos.

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Consult with patients regarding Laser, IPL, or BBL treatment options.
  • Discuss with patients the potential results and reactions that may occur.
  • Identify prior skin conditions and skin reactions to laser treatments.
  • Demonstrate proper laser safety and protocol instructions.
  • Students will be educated on one of the world’s leading Intense Pulsed Light system, the BBL by Sciton. This course does include hands-on experience.

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210 Hour Laser Certification Course



The 210 Hour Laser Certification Course includes: 40 Hours of Laser Theory & Fundamentals. 24 Hours with each of the following modalities: Skin Rejuvenation, Photo Rejuvenation, Body Contouring, Dyschromia Reduction, Cellulite Reduction, Hair Removal/Reduction and Non-Ablative Tattoo Removal. Along with classroom & hands-on training with our Silkpeel Microdermabrasion machine and certification on Medium Depth Chemical Peels with VI Peel™. This course enables you to attain your Certified Advanced Esthetician licensure through the Oregon Heath Licensing Office. This licensure will enable you to practice as a Laser Technician under a Medical Director in the state of Oregon.

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

• Consult with patients regarding Laser, IPL, or BBL treatment options.
• Consult with patients regarding body contouring, cellulite reduction & tattoo removal treatment & procedure options.
• Discuss with patients the potential results and reactions that may occur.
• Examine the patient to verify they are an adequate candidate for non-ablative treatments.
• Identify prior skin conditions and skin reactions to non-ablative treatments.
• Demonstrate proper laser safety and protocol when handling a Laser, IPL, BBL, and radio frequency devices.

This course utilizes a wide variety of modalities and includes in-depth hands-on instruction.


Want a superior treatment, at a discounted price? At our student spa, students apply the skills they are learning in the classroom with close supervision by licensed educators. We believe in providing valuable learning experiences for our students, in a safe, supervised setting, to gain the knowledge they need to become a successful licensed professional in the aesthetics industry. We appreciate your patience as the students to fine-tune their skills and learn to provide exceptional customer care.


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