Certified Medical Laser Safety Officer (MLSO) training – designed to provide students with detailed instruction regarding the development of a laser safety program in a healthcare environment.

logo_blsCourse meets the Board of Laser Safety (BLS) course prerequisite necessary to sit for the CMLSO exam. This course is worth 1 CM point for CMLSO/CLSO persons.


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Who should attend:

— Registered Nurses, O.R. Supervisors, Surgical Technicians, O.R. Education Coordinators, Clinical Engineers


 Course structure based on:

— ANSI Publication Z136.3,  Safe Use of Lasers in Health Care

— AORN Guidelines

— OSHA Regulations

2019 Course Dates/Locations*

March 8th  – Tucson, AZ
April  4th – Phoenix, AZ
May 16th – Denver, CO
May 24th – Southern California (exact location TBD)
July 11th – Houston, TX
September 19th – Salt Lake City, UT
October 11th – Tucson, AZ
November 1st – Phoenix, AZ
*Dates and locations are subject to change based on attendance.
**Registration & payment must be made 2weeks prior to course date 


Course Objectives:

— Define the Role of Laser Safety Officer for a Health Care Facility

— Discuss how Laser Light is Generated (Basic Laser Physics)

— Review Tissue Interactions for various Laser Systems

— Discuss Laser Safety Policies and Procedures from a Clinical and Risk Management perspective

— Review common Laser Safety Practices and Discuss recommended actions should someone refuse to be compliant

— Discuss Laser Safety Guidelines

— Hazards of Laser Plume/Smoke – How can I protect my patient, staff members and myself?

— Development of a Laser Safety Policy & Procedure Manual (Key Points)

— Laser Safety Audits — Are they really necessary?


Course Instructor:

— Medical Laser Safety Officer with 25+ Years of Experience

— Technical & Clinical Knowledge with variety of Medical Laser Systems

— Real-World Experience used in the Development of Course Materials


Course Fee:

$600 – Includes Course Certificate, Lunch and snacks

$850 – Includes ANSI publication, Course Certificate, Lunch and snacks

Fees are subject to change at anytime.


All Courses are 9am- 5pm Local time hosted in local hotels and resorts. Specific locations TBD and subject to change.

For more information, please contact 800-529-7286 or email

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