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  • MLSO CO2 - November 20, 2020
    November 20, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

CO2 Medical Laser Safety Training

Live Interactive Webinar
November 20, 2020
Cost: $685.00 + HST

Course Description

This course is designed to provide operating room personnel with a foundation of laser biophysics, tissue interaction, safety and surgical applications. Technical aspects as well as established practices will be reviewed on the CO2 laser. Laser safety protocols will be addressed according to the ANSI 136.3 “Safe Use of Lasers in the Healthcare Facilities Standards” and the “Canadian Laser Standards”. The webinar objectives are is accomplished through the didactics, and discussion.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course each participant should be able to:

  • Discuss laser biophysics and tissue interactions.
  • List the safety standards according to ANSI, CSA, Association of PeriOperative Nurses, and the American Society for Lasers in Medicine & Surgery.
  • Describe the essential steps that must be in place to ensure safety for patients and personnel.
  • Describe the roles & responsibilities of the healthcare professional using laser.
  • List the different types of CO2 laser applications


Medical Laser Safety Course: CO2 Laser Agenda


7:30-7:45 Registration and Introduction
7:45-8:45 Fundamentals of Laser Science: Laser Physics-Tissue Interaction
8:45-9:00 Break
9:00-10:00 CO2 Laser Safety:
AORN PeriOperative Standards & Practices,
Administrative Protocols and Recommendations
Regulatory and Professional Organizations
CSA/ANSI Z136.3 Recommended Practices
10:00-11:00 CO2 Applications
11:00 Adjournment





Live Interactive Webinar