National Laser Institute

About NLI

National Laser Institute was created to teach doctors, nurses, aestheticians or those looking for a career change new skills in the medical aesthetics field. Comprehensive hands-on training programs position our attendees at the center of today’s thriving field of advanced anti-aging and skin care – a booming industry projected to reach $8.9 billion by 2012. Those who earn a certification from the National Laser Institute become part of an elite class of highly trained laser cosmetic professionals, an honor that leads to job growth and financial opportunities. 


National Laser Institute’s curriculum is designed to give students in-depth knowledge of anti-aging technologies, skin care practices and body contouring procedures. Those who attend National Laser Institute go on to achieve successful and enjoyable careers as Certified Laser Technicians, Laser Hair Removal Technicians, Laser Tattoo Removal Specialists, Laser & IPL Skin Rejuvenation Experts, MediSpa Owners, Cosmetic Injectors, Aesthetic Nurses, Cosmetic Physicians and more.

Regardless of skill level or background, anyone can become certified in the field of laser and medical aesthetics. Within two weeks or less you will have the confidence and competence necessary to deliver safe, high-quality services to your clients. Physician and nurse attendees can also receive training in just one to three days for Botox, Dermal Fillers and Sclerotherapy.

National Laser Institute’s corporate headquarters are in Scottsdale, Arizona and share a 10,000-square foot facility with a luxury med spa.


  • NLI’s management team has over 100 years of combined experience.

  • NLI is the only laser school in the U.S. that teaches the clinical/hands-on portion of coursework in a luxury, retail medical spa located directly on campus.

  • NLI is the first laser school in the U.S. approved by the ARRA (regulatory agency), Private Post-Secondary Boards, the state Nurses Association and The American Academy of Family Physicians.

  • NLI is the first laser school in the U.S. to offer local students employment at their luxury, retail medical spa the day after graduation!

  • NLI is the first laser school in the U.S. to offer courses on Fractional Laser Wrinkle Reduction, Radiofrequency Skin Tightening, Stretch Mark Removal and Ultrasound Fat Reduction.

  • NLI teaches the most comprehensive course in the U.S., in terms of the length (2 concurrent weeks) and the all-inclusive variety of treatment modalities offered.

  • NLI is the only laser school in the U.S. that includes a comprehensive course on laser/spa marketing, taught by Louis Silberman who has been featured in Entrepreneur, Fortune Small Business, Les Nouvelle, Dermascope and Skin Inc.
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