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Laser Safety Officer Training Course

November 03 - November 05, 2014
Holiday Inn Kanata/Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Contact Name Sue Singer
Local Phone 613-257-9277
Email info@krmc.ca
Website www.krmc.ca/about_LSO
Topics
  • Laser physics and how lasers work
  • Types of Lasers and outputs, laser classes
  • Health effects from lasers
  • Administration of a laser safety programs – documentation, training, SOPs
  • Legislative requirements (provincial and federal regulations) and ANSI laser standards
  • Laser hazards – beam and non beam hazards
  • Control methods for laser hazards including laser eyewear
  • Laser hazard analysis – NHZ, OD, MPE
  • Inspections and audits
  • Laser accidents
  • Class discussions, and exercises supplement training materials
Main Body The Laser Safety Officer Training Course is an in depth 3 day course designed for individuals with responsibilities as a Laser Safety Officer.This unique course provides a Canadian context to meet provincial and federal requirements while examining the various ANSI standards and the updated ANSI Z136.1 (2014) Safe Use of Lasers. The course will provide a solid background for a solid administrative laser safety program and will provide examples of the different mathematical calculations that may be required in laser safety.
Schedule Monday Nov 3-5, 2014
8:30 am to 4:30 am each day
Fees $999 plus HST by Sept 30, 2014 EARLY RATE$1100 plus HST after Sept 30, 2014 REGULAR RATEGROUP RATE: Two or more participants from same organization$899 plus HST by Sept 30, 2014 EARLY RATE$1000 plus HST after Sept 30, 2014 REGULAR RATE
Additional Info Course manual, and certificate provided to each participant. Meals include daily lunch, coffee and tea breaks.


Visit event's website
http://www.krmc.ca/about_LSO

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