• ILSO Training - September 17 & 18 - 2020
    September 17, 2020 - September 18, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

September 17 & 18, 2020

Live Interactive Webinar

Cost: $1185.00 + HST

Course Description

* Mandatory in Ontario for all Class 3b & Class 4 lasers

This laser safety training course is specifically designed to meet the needs of all individuals involved with industrial lasers. Whether used in manufacturing through laser cutting or welding, or lasers used in military, educational, or research applications this course is tailored to fit the needs of all levels of experience.  The course is created for those assigned the duties of Laser Safety Officer who are not required to perform hazard analysis calculations.

Sample Course Agenda

Day 1

9:00-11:00 Registration
Laser Light History, Laser Applications
Laser Science and Physics, Industrial Lasers
11:00-11:15 Break
11:15-1:00 Laser Safety Standards and Government Legislation
Regulatory & Professional Organizations, ANSI
Recommended Practices
1:00-2:00 Lunch
2:00-3:30 Laser Hazard Classifications
Laser Safety Officer, LSO Duties & Responsibilities
Laser Safety Program, Laser Safety Officer’s Role
3:30-3:45 Break
3:45-5:00 Laser Hazards, Bioeffects
Beam and non-beam Hazards
Day 2
9:00-11:00 Review, Laser Safety Practices
Safety Control Measures: Engineering, PPE
Administrative Control Measures: Protective Eyewear, OD, Mandatory Requirements
11:00-11:15 Break
11:15-1:00 Administrative Requirements: Policy, Procedures, Inventory, Safety Audits and Tools
1:00-2:00 Lunch
2:00-3:30 Definitions and Units for MPE, NHZ, NOHD, OD, AEL, etc.
Laser Accidents, Lessons Learned
3:30-3:45 Break
3:45-5:00 Basic Introduction to Laser Hazard Calculations
Questions/Review and Summary


Once complete each participant will receive a certificate of completion and the course manual.

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel your registration 14 days or more prior to the course start date you may request a refund, less a $250 administration fee, or be given a credit on account for a future course to be used within the next 12 months.

If you cancel within 14 days of the course start date you will be charged a $250 administration fee and be given a credit on account for a future course to be used within the next 12 months.

Failure to give notification prior to course start date will result in forfeiting the entire course fee.

We reserve the right to reschedule or cancel a course date with 14 days’ notice. If Canadian Laser Safety postpones a course to within 3 months of the original date, you will automatically be registered for the new course.  If the course is cancelled or postponed to a date more than 3 months after the original date you may request a full refund or be given a credit on account for a future course.

Canadian Laser Safety shall not be liable for any delay or failure to perform if any portion of the coaching or training is cancelled because of illness or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of Canadian Laser Safety.





Live Interactive Webinar