Laser Techs - Laser Safety & Operation Training
One Day Seminar - Incorporated as 1st day of our Two Day Laser Safety Officer Training
(Surgical Laser Principles & Safety)

1 Day Seminar
$475, discounts available (see below)
For Laser Operators running the equipment for Physicians in Medical/Surgical Facilities, but not necessarily serving as the Laser Safety Officer to administratively run the laser program.


Online Course, 3-4 hours. (abbreviated version of the actual seminar)
$195. See Online Course Catalogue for Discounts
Useful Information & Links:

    Seminar Schedule page to view dates

    Article on "What You Need to Know About Your Laser Safety Program"

    Brochure on "What Are My Options for Surgical Staff Laser Training?"

    Laser Certification Handbook for MLSO Certification Requirements
     (a voluntary professional credential - not required)

    Free narrated online Powerpoint Presentation on Laser Certifications, Training and Licensing.
   

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Course Description Pricing & Discounts    Course Outline Faculty       What You Get
Accreditation     On-Site Options Refunds
Course Description:
This one day course is designed for those nurses/technicians/engineers/staff setting up and running the control panels of lasers for physicians in medical/surgical settings. It consists of the first day of our two day Laser Safety Officer Course. It will cover all the Laser & Energy Concepts, Tissue Effects and Safety considerations as outlined in the ANSI 136.3 requirements for Safe Use of Lasers in Health Care Facilities, but not the second day administrative matters, and LSO Certification exam, for the LSO's. Accredited Certificates of Laser Training are provided. ANSI Standards also have a requirement that ALL staff working around Lasers have recurrent safety training at a minimum of once every 5 years, and this class will meet that requirement. This course is all lecture. For hands-on training see our inhouse courses.

If you are actually going to be the Laser Safety Officer for the facility, then please view the two day course for Laser Safety Officers.

Pricing & Discounts
$475, discounted 15% for two or more people from the same facility registering at the same time for the same program.
            additional discount of $50 per person for payments RECEIVED by us 30 days or more in advance
         Please note that this program is also offered as an Online Program (as an abbreviated version - not the full seminar program)

OPTIONAL: ANSI Laser Safety Standards - $155 (Facilities only need one copy, and that is usually kept by the LSO)
(these can also be ordered separately from the course by using the same online registration form)

Course Times & Outline

8am to 5pm.
Registration is at 7:45am with the course starting at 8:00am.
8:00am - 12pm (with Breaks):        Laser & Energy Concepts, Tissue Effects, Laser Safety lectures
12-1:00pm -                                  LUNCH - catered in
1:00pm - 5pm:                              Continue with Laser Safety
5pm:                                            Adjourn

Columbus Ohio Course given quarterly: Course is conducted in our offices at 3136 Broadway, Suite 101, Grove City, OH 43123. (SW side of Columbus just off I-270 at 3C highway Grove City exit).  CLICK HERE for directions & hotels.

Marathon Florida Course given during winter. Courses conducted in our training center at 5211 Loggerhead Lane, Marathon FL 33050. CLICK HERE for directions & hotels.

Faculty - Alternating between the following listed faculty for the PME courses. Click each one for more biographical information:

Gregory Absten - Executive Director & President, Professional Medical Education Assn.
Dan Little - President, WorldLink Biomedical, and Technical Director the Laser Training Institute

What You Get - included with this course:
- One Day Course. Electronic color pdf copy of the powerpoint presentations and separate "Lasers in Medicine & Surgery" course manual.
- Sample Laser Safety Policies and Procedures

Accreditation: - Certificate of Laser Training provided
8.0 Nursing Contact Hours.
Provider Approved by the California Board of  Registered Nursing, Provider # CEP 12386. Most states offer reciprocity and accept these credits.

On-Site Laser Training Options:
Yes, we can deliver this program, and others, onsite at your own facility, including hands-on training on your lasers. Click on our In-House courses for more information.

Refunds:
CLICK HERE for our full refund policy. In a nutshell - Laser course cancellations may be made 30 days or more in advance, and any course materials must be returned. For cancellations between 30 days and 10 days out there will be a $75 fee. For cancellations 10 days or less prior to the course date there will be no refunds, although the registrant may reschedule for another course given within one year of cancellation  of the initial course, and make any substitutions in personnel as desired.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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