Laser Safety Officer

$230 (inc.gst) - Online

Are you involved in the using levelling equipment? Are you working as a Laser Safety Officer?

Course Overview

This course will provide the training to become a Laser Safety Officer (LSO) in the building and construction industry.

Learn to use the correct laser for the job and comply with the recommendations of current Australian general laser safety standards (AS/NZ IEC 60825) and industry specific standards such as Australian Standard 2397 – Safe use of lasers in the building and construction industry.


Course Outcomes

On completion of the course you will gain an understanding in the following areas:

  • Introduction to lasers
  • Properties of laser light (comparison with properties of other light)
  • Biological effects (skin / eye)
  • Aversion effects
  • Laser types and classification
  • Safe working with lasers
  • Selection of class and type of equipment
  • Principles of setting up and methods of alignment of laser equipment, including practical demonstrations
  • Safety rules and precautions
  • Explanations of relevant regulations
  • Responsibilities and accident reporting
  • Responsibilities of parties
  • Accident reporting requirements
  • Equipment control and storage
  • Inventory
  • Coordination and liaison of safety practices

    Course Duration

    Our eLearning course is designed to fit seamlessly into your busy schedule. With a concise and effective curriculum, you can complete the entire course at your own pace.

    Allocate a minimum of two (2) hours per session to review the training resources and successfully complete the online assessments.

    Entry Requirements

    • Technology access: Reliable internet connection and a computer, tablet, or smartphone.

    Required Skills for Online Training and Assessment:

    • Digital literacy: proficiency in basic computer skills and/or using smart devices and competence in tasks like completing online assessment quizzes, which may involve multiple-choice questions, short answer responses, or interactive activities including completing online forms.
    • Reading and comprehension: Understand course content and instructions.

    These skills are essential for a successful learning experience in our eLearning course.

    Delivery & Assessment

    Our course is delivered and assessed entirely online through a user-friendly learning management system (LMS).

    Gain access to a wealth of engaging learning resources, including theory modules and simulated case studies.

    These comprehensive materials will provide you with a solid understanding of the subject matter, while the case studies allow you to apply your knowledge in real-world scenarios.


    The best part about our eLearning course?

    All you need is a computer, tablet, or smartphone with internet access.

    Fees Breakdown

    $230.00 including GST.

    Please refer to our Fees and Refunds Policy for terms and conditions.

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