English Online Training “Laser Safety Officer for Technical Laser Applications”
13 Juli | 08:30 - 14 Juli | 14:00
For the safe use of lasers in an industrial but also research environment, numerous technical, organisational and personal safety measures have to be implemented.
According to the German Occupational Health and Safety Regulation (OStrV), companies and institutes operating lasers of class 3R, 3B or 4 are obligated to appoint at least one employee as laser safety officer. To acquire the specific knowledge on laser safety, the appointed person has to visit an adequate training.
The offered course fulfils the legal requirements for such a training of laser safety officers and will be held in English.
– Basics on laser radiation and laser technology
– Direct hazards (biological effects of laser radiation)
– Laser classes and limit values
– Non-beam hazards
– Laser safety standards & regulations
– Duties and responsibility of laser safety officers
– Laser safety measures
– Basics on hazard evaluation
– Multiple choice test
– Final discussion
Due to the current coronavirus situation, the training will be held as an online course via video conference tool. The online training is equal to an on-site training and fulfils the requirements of the German Occupational Health and Safety Regulation (OStrV) and the Technical Rules Optical Radiation (TROS Laser radiation).