Expertise Foundations

Styles – Techniques – Legal
Safety and Hygiene in Tattoo Studio

Expertise Foundations

Expertise Foundations

In this module, medical specialists and hygiene experts lecture on the foundations of microbiology and infectiology, anatomy of the skin, and occupation-specific hygiene and safety measures. A further focus of this module is the planning of a tattoo studio, with an emphasis on entrepreneurship.

  • General
    Tattoo history, styles and techniques
    Basic requirements for practicing the profession
    Legal regulations
    Food safety and consumer protection
    Self-regulation
    Basics of design
  • Safety at work
    Pathogens, their transmission and infection risks
    Skin characteristics and diseases
    Contraindications

  • Protective measures
    Prevention of bloodborne infections
    Cross-contamination
    Protective and emergency measures

  • First aid course
    Recognize hazards / overview safety,
    protection, hygiene & alerting
    Recovery position/ patient assessment
    Resuscitation including use of defibrillator
    Case studies with the internal pharmacy
    Hemostasis / wound care
    Pulmonary aspiration, suffocation
    Spinal injury
    Allergic reaction up to shock
    Legal regulations
    Risks
  • Legal
    Declaration of consent and care instructions
    Documentation of materials used
    Control of materials and hygiene plans
    Data protection
  • Occupation specific hygiene
    Requirements for individual work areas
    Paints, working tools and consumables
    Disinfection and sterilization
    Waste management

  • Business Planning
    Location, premises, prices, name, legal form
    Compilation and calculation of one-off expenses
    Costs and maintenance
    Accounting
    Marketing (web, social media)
    Registration with authorities

Facts & Figures

Language: English
Price: CHF 3’200.-
Duration: 4 days

Course Dates

each Sunday
15.01.23 – 05.02.23
10.00 – 18.00 Uhr

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