Maintain Infection Prevention for Skin Penetration Treatments

Trained for high-risk personal services?
One of the critical steps in being employed at a skin clinic, laser clinic, piercing studio or tattoo studio.

Cost: $395 or $495 with use of autoclave
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This Nationally Accredited Unit is a QLD Health mandatory requirement for anyone involved in a personal services industry that involves skin penetration. This course can be completed entirely online if you have access to the use of an Autoclave. 

Graduate with your nationally recognised Statement of Attainment within 3 months.

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Government Legislation

Businesses that offer higher risk services, need to have a ‘higher risk personal appearance service’ license, and staff and operators need to have this unit to provide these services:

What you will learn

In this unit, you will learn the knowledge that tattoo artists and body piercers need meet the right government regulations. You will learn how to be a safe practitioner who understands how to use infection prevention in a skin penetration environment providing quality work. You will learn:

Tuition Fees

$395 – if you own/have access to a professional autoclave
$495 – without owning/access to a professional autoclave
The full course cost must be paid upfront when you enrol and is non-refundable. Payment can be made online or over the phone.
Payment Options

On completion of this unit, you will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the unit HLTINF005 Maintain infection prevention for skin penetration treatments to display in your clinic and satisfy Qld and WA regulations.

There are no prerequisites for this course. Intermediate level computer skills and access to the internet are essential. You will also need access to industry standard sterilising equipment* (e.g. Autoclave) to complete this unit.

This course is delivered online. You can take it at your own pace, giving you the flexibility to work, play and take care of your other commitments as you attain your maintain infection control certificate. You will have 3 months to complete the entire course. The course uses online learning technology to give you structured learning and all the resources you need. You will have access to a tutor and one-on-one support sessions for the duration of your course.

Our graduates are currently employed at SkinKandy, Skin Clinics, Laser Clinics, Cosmetic Tattoo clinics, tattoo studios, and clinics offering services in cosmetic injectables.

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Call us on (07) 5309 6635. We are available weekdays 9am – 5pm (AEST).

Meet your Instructors

We value a great education. Our instructors for the Maintain Infection Prevention for Skin Penetration Treatments have over 20 years of practice experience. 

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Rebecca Clues

My Beauty story began back in 2005 when I studied Beauty Therapy. I have been in the Beauty Industry for 16 years now. In this time, I have worked for many Beauty salons, as well as owning my own Salon. For the past 8 years, I have been employed as a Dermal & Laser Therapist, I hold a full license through Radiation Health Queensland. Performing advanced treatments such as Laser Hair Removal, Vascular Laser treatments, laser pigmentation, Skin needling, clinical peels, and laser rejuvenation.

Melissa Johnson

Melissa Johnson

Melissa’s skillset is a testament to her passion. Ranging from cosmetics counter management for Clinique and Revlon to working as a Beauty Therapist for Ella Bache, Esteem Medi Spa and Laser Clinics Australia.

Skin health and integrity is Melissa’s passion! So it made sense that the next step in her career was to join the Demi International team teaching the Diploma of Beauty Therapy and inspire the next generation of therapists to achieve their career goals.

Ready to


Call us on (07) 5309 6635. We are available weekdays 9am – 5pm (AEST).