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For Multiple Users
Lasers are powerful tools that have many applications in scientific and medical classrooms, laboratories and research facilities. They can also be extremely hazardous if used incorrectly. This course is designed to provide the learner with a basic overview of laser function and operation, their associated hazards, and the safety measures that must be taken to control those hazards. It is appropriate for all employees and students who will be working with or around lasers in an educational or research environment. This course was developed in accordance with the guidelines provided by the American National Standards Institute’s (ANSI) “Safe Use of Lasers in Educational Institutions” standard.
CEU 0.1
Duration 00:30:00
Relevant Standards ANSI Z136.5; OSHA 29 CFR General Duty Clause Section 5(a)(1)
Difficulty 1
Interactivity 2
Prerequisites None
Competencies
UNV-12.1.0 - Recognize the course’s objectives
UNV-12.2.0 - Identify the basic principles of laser operation and the three essential laser components
UNV-12.3.0 - Identify the major types of lasers
UNV-12.4.0 - Identify the beam-related and non-beam-related hazards associated with laser operation
UNV-12.5.0 - Identify the controls used to eliminate or minimize laser-related hazards

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