Sterilization for the Body Art Community

Coming Later 2021!

  • 1

    Chapter 1

    • Introduction and Course Outline

  • 2

    Chapter 2

    • Autoclaves - Good vs. Bad

    • Sterilization Room Set up and Workflow

    • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

  • 3

    Chapter 3

    • Processing Tattoo Tubes and Piercing Tools

    • Pre-Soaking, Scrubbing, Rinsing Dirty Tools

    • Proper Use of an Ultrasonic

  • 4

    Chapter 3

    • Packaging Your Clean Tools

    • Using Integrator Tags per Sterilization Load

    • Documenting your Sterilization Process

  • 5

    Chapter 4

    • Storing your Sterile Tools

    • Spore Testing


Jesse Villemaire

Jesse Villemaire is an entertainer whose passion for teaching and for the Body Art community shows in each presentation. The Progressive Mentorship curriculum was developed in 2014 by Jesse Villemaire, a well respected piercer since 2001 and former owner of Thrive Studios in Cambridge, ON. Jesse contributes to the Body Art community as a full-time Educator and provides professional photography services through his sister company, Follow Me North. Jesse had previously been instructing alongside Health Educators Inc. since 2010 and has taught thousands of practitioners, including Health Inspectors throughout Canada and the U.S. Jesse has attended the Association of Professional Piercers Conference since 2004 and has had the honour of teaching at the yearly conference in Las Vegas. His current mission is to provide current, relevant information, specifically dedicated to the Body Art community to help artists evolve as safer practitioners.