Course Content

This livestream Fundamentals of Laser Safety course is delivered over two consecutive sessions using Zoom.  Each session is 3-hours (9am-12pm EST) with an optional time allotted for additional discussion and Q&A.  Zoom is web-based video conferencing that can be used on a desktop, laptop, or mobile device.  A Zoom account is not necessary to attend a Zoom meeting.

Lasers used in industrial, manufacturing and research organizations have numerous applications that present both laser beam and non-beam hazards. This course is designed specifically for personnel with little or no previous experience with lasers but also includes additional information that will be particularly useful to more experienced laser users. This course includes just the right amount of theory and background information, no math, understandable explanations of OSHA and ANSI requirements and laser control measures.