Length: 2 1/2 Days
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AAHP has awarded this course 20 CEC (2017-00-097). ABIH has previously awarded CM credit for this event. The current event contains 20 hours which can be claimed for 3.34 CM Credit. This course is eligible for 2 Recertification points BCSP Category 7. The BLS has awarded this course 2.5 CM points (106-34501).
This hands-on course will teach you how to perform laser safety measurements according to applicable laser safety standards. The course will focus on workshop exercises that are designed to make maximum use of laser output measurement equipment in solving real-world laser measurement problems. The course will also review the requirements from the laser product safety Standards – the FDA/CDRH Laser Product Performance Standard and IEC 60825-1.
The ANSI Z136.4 American National Standard Recommended Practice for Laser Safety Measurements for Hazard Evaluation, FDA/CDRH Laser Product Performance Standard, and the IEC/TR 60825-13 Ed. 2.0 will be the basis of measurement requirements presented in the course.
This is a two-and-one-half-day intermediate level intensive hands-on course in laser output measurements tailored to meet the specific needs of laser safety. Classification concepts in the ANSI Z136.1 Standard For the Safe Use of Lasers, FDA/CDRH Laser Product Performance Standard and IEC 60825-1 will be reviewed in the course.