This one day training course will cover in detail the legislation, licensing process and current Government advice on acupuncture, tattooing and cosmetic skin piercing. The training day is being held on 24th May 2017 in the Council Chamber at Dacorum Council Offices.The course is aimed at those officers who process and administer applications for these processes and those who carry out inspections at premises providing these services. The Non-Member Fee includes complimentary membership until 31 March 2018. The Institute of Licensing acredits this course as 4 hours CPD.
Course ObjectivesTo increase delegates knoweldge and practical understanding surrounding the subject of Acupuncture, Tattoo and skin piercing licensing. The Programme09.30 Registration and Coffee/Tea10.00 Legislative BackgroundGovernment review of the regulation of cosmetic interventionLocal Government (Miscellaneous Provision) Act 1982Local Government Act 2003 - Regulation of cosmetic piercing and skin colouring businesses Guidance on S120 and Schedule 6Tattooing of Minors Act 1969Model ByelawsWhat activities are covered by regulation?11.20 Coffee/Tea11.35 Licensing ProcessExamination of the licensing process for both personal and premises registrations,Examination of the licence process where Byelaws are madeModel application forms12.35 Lunch13.30 Review of best advice of inspectionPrinciples of infection controlHygieneSharps managementExposure to body fluidsSafe handlingStorage and wasteCleaning and disinfectionAftercareTattoo ink qualityBody piercing jewelleryAllergic / toxic reactions15.00 Coffee/Tea15.15 Review of Current Literature availableCIEH Tattooing and Body Piercing ToolkitAftercare LeafletsReview of the regulation of cosmetic intervention final reportsOther organisations15.45 Questions16.15 Close