ESD: Laser Safety for Photonics and Telecommunications


Course Code: LS

Delivery: LAN, On-line

Audience

A comprehensive interactive multimedia learning program with certification intended for electronic operators, technicians, and engineers, who work with and around lasers.


Objectives

The objectives of this course are for the participant to:

  • Understand light as energy and energy conversion;
  • Name the types of injuries that can occur;
  • Describe and identify laser classifications and warning labels;
  • Explain concepts related to the Nominal Hazard Zone;
  • Identify the structure of the eye and relate the structure to the potential for accidental exposure and injury;
  • Describe the concept of Maximum Permissible Exposure;
  • Describe appropriate safety procedures in the use of laser safety eyewear and clothing;
  • Describe the notion of optical density, wavelength dependencies, selection and handling of laser safety eyewear;
  • Identify correct procedures for placement, lockout and tagout, barriers and traps, and hazardous materials.

Qualification and Certification Testing

LearnTech® training incorporates interactive learning checks throughout the instructional sequences. Certification tests are criterion-referenced and module-based with feedback on every response for enhanced learning. The tests also include a scorebar to provide the learner with continuous status information. Administrative access to dates and scores of tests, certifications, and re-certifications is compliant with ISO quality-standards requirements.

Standard Compliant

This course applies the ANSI standard classifications of lasers as specified in ANSI Z136.1 -2000.

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