Laser Safety Officer Course

Laser Safety Officer Course

Laser Safety Officer’s Course

This is a theory-based course, which focuses on the clinical aspects of light and Laser treatment and the required safety standards as outlined by the Radiation Safety Act.

The course is recognised by the two main Laser authorities: QLD Radiation Health and the Radiological Council of WA as an official Radiation/Laser Safety Officer’s Certificate.

Topics Covered

  • Laser and light physics
  • Understanding the mechanics of laser and light systems
  • National safety requirements, licensing and state regulations
  • Risk assessment and management

Course Duration and Study Commitment

This is a self-paced learning course which is delivered via online lectures, providing you with a flexible learning approach. The curriculum consists of three online lectures with interactive activities to help consolidate learning. Assessment is based on a multiple-choice question exam. The time commitment typically required is 2 to 3 hours per week over a 6-week period.

Course Fee

CPCA Members: $333.00 (Inc. GST)
Non-members: $350.00 (Inc. GST)

Delivery Mode

This is only available online.

Certificate Benefits

  • Necessary as a prerequisite for laser licensing in Queensland, Tasmania and Western Australia, with other Australian states soon to follow in a similar manner.
  • Upon completion of this course, participants will receive a digital badge that can be applied to all promotional platforms and digital media, etc.