Industrial Laser Safety Officer Training - Novi, MI
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
8:30 AM to 4 PM
Industrial Laser Safety Officer Training - Novi, M
46695 Magellan Dr.
Novi, MI 48377
This course will be held at IPG Photonics Corporation. For directions please call the main phone number 248-863-5001.
Holiday Inn Express Wixom
48953 Alpha Drive
Wixom, MI 48393
Make reservations directly with the hotel by calling 248-735-2781 or click here to make a reservation online. Special seating arrangements can be made for those with impaired vision or hearing.
13501 Ingenuity Drive, Suite 128
Orlando, FL 32826
Toll Free: 1.800.345.2737
This course is hosted by LIA Corporate Member IPG Photonics Corporation, Midwest Operations. IPG Photonics Corporation is the world's leading provider of high power fiber lasers and fiber amplifiers that are revolutionizing performance and utility in a remarkable array of materials processing, telecommunications, medical and other advanced applications.
Lasers are used in a wide variety of industrial manufacturing operations. Laser processes such as laser cutting, drilling, and welding of metals and other materials present unique hazards to the eye and skin that must be controlled. This course will address these hazards in detail and present methods of how to minimize these hazards. In addition, OSHA and other federal regulations, and consensus standards will be presented that address the issue of laser safety from a regulatory perspective.
This course is a 2-day non-mathematical approach designed to teach the duties of Laser Safety Officer as described in the ANSI Z136.1 Safe Use of Lasers standard to users of industrial lasers. Information on lasers and optics, bioeffects, beam and non- beam hazards, control measures and training requirements are covered. Emphasis is placed on laser safety program development and administration. This course meets all LSO training requirements outlined by ANSI and OSHA. This course is worth 2.0 BLS CM points by the Board of Laser Safety.
Who Should Attend
Any individuals using an industrial laser for welding, cutting, drilling, marking or etching that have been selected as the Laser Safety Officer for their company. This course is tailored to fit the needs of safety professionals, engineers, laser operators, technicians, and other professionals assigned the duties of Laser Safety Officer who are not required to perform hazard analysis calculations.
Experts from the Accredited Standards Committee Z136 Safe Use of Lasers provide up-to-date information on Federal, State and International laser safety regulations.
- Laser bioeffects.
- Overview of laser exposure limits, and nominal hazard zones
- Laser control measures
- Selection of laser eye protection
A course manual including a resource CD with useful LSO documentation forms
You may, at any time prior to 10 business days before your course begins, cancel your registration and receive a refund, less an administrative fee of $99. Within 10 business days of the course, the Laser Institute of America will not issue a refund. However, you can reschedule for a future course at no cost as long as you attend within the next 12-month period. Please be aware that if you cannot attend the course and fail to give proper notification prior to your course date you will forfeit your entire course fee.