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To ensure the safe use of laser devices for laser workers, the course is designed for those with little or no knowledge on laser radiation safety to handle laser devices.
Participants will acquire knowledge to handle laser devices safely in the course of their laser work.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
Difference between Ionising & Non-Ionising Radiation.
Characteristics of Laser Radiation.
Classifications of laser Radiation.
Laser Applications in Singapore
Laser Radiation Hazards & Safety Guides
Legislation, Radiation Protection Act & Regulations
Radiation Protection (Non-Ionising Radiation) Regulations 1991
Types of Non-Ionising Radiation Licences under NIR Regulations
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Company radiation safety officers who are responsible for the safe use of laser devices, and workers who need to handle laser devices at work. Besides providing basic knowledge on laser radiation protection, this course also prepares participants for the N3 licence qualifying test.
Arrangement will be made for participants to take a final test after course completion.
This course is accredited under the Registered Safety Officer's Continuing Professional Development Programme. Participants will gain 14 SDUs upon completion of the course. Course participants must complete this course with at least 75% attendance rate.
COURSES IN THE RADIATION SAFETY SERIES
Basic Ionising Radiation Safety (General)
Basic Ionising Radiation Safety (Industrial Radiography)
Basic Laser Radiation Safety
Last updated in Nov 2014.