Laser Training Schools in Mississippi
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How to Become a Laser Technician in Mississippi
- 0 education hours are required to become licensed.
- You must renew your license every 3 years.
- 0 continuing education hours are required to renew your license.
- Average salary for laser training in Mississippi is $25,510.
- There is a predicted 12.10%* job increase between 2012 - 2022.
When hair removal first became popular, options were limited to shaving and eventually waxing. Now, you never have to worry about razors again if you are willing to go through permanent hair removal.
Laser hair removal is one of the most popular procedures in Mississippi, since it's highly trusted and established.
State License Requirements
Required to earn a laser training license
Mississippi does not classify laser hair removal as a beauty procedure. It is considered a medical procedure, and so all laser technicians must work under the supervision of a physician. There are no specific training requirements in this field; you simply have to meet the expectations of your licensing physician. This may include on-the-job training or a laser training program at an approved institution.
To be an effective laser technician, you must know how this technology works and how you can use it on different parts of the body. That's why much of your training should focus on the theory of laser hair removal and the practical skills involved. Practice is very important.
License renewal period
Continuing education required
If you become registered with the NCLC, you will need to renew your license every three years. Just submit this application, along with a $95 fee to maintain in good standing.
Mississippi Laser Training Careers
Average yearly salary for laser training in Mississippi
As permanent hair removal procedures catch on in Mississippi, the need for educated practitioners is growing. According to O*Net, the demand for skin care specialists should increase by 27% by the year 2022. In Mississippi, the average salary for a skin care specialist is $25,400 per year (O*Net, 2015).
When you finish your training, you can start looking for laser technician jobs in Mississippi. Of course, both spas and salons employ laser technicians. However, you can also become self-employed or work for a hair removal clinic. Specialty hair removal clinics tend to be more popular in large cities than in rural areas. Creating a reputation for yourself is an essential part of your success, so you must meet and even exceed your clients' expectations. This helps you get referrals and may bring clients back to you when they are ready to get laser hair removal on another part of their body.
Contact the Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology
- 239 North Lamar Suite 301, Jackson, MS 39201
- Website: Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology
- Email: Contact the Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology
- Call: 601-359-1820
- Fax: 601-354-6639