Seibersdorf Academy

Laser Safety Courses - Laser Safety for Applications in Technics and Industry

Laser Safety Courses - Laser Safety for Applications in Technics and Industry


This training course is for individuals newly appointed as laser safety officers for applications in industry and technics and corresponds to requirements (duration and contents) defined by OENORM S 1100-2 „Requirements for training as laser safety officer for certain laser applications”.

Due to the fast progress of technical developments and associated safety requirements in this field we recommend to attend awareness trainings in regular intervals.


  • Light / Laser radiation (differences)
  • Types of laser sources (function, structure)
  • Operating modes; important physical units
  • Optics (basic principles) and laser beam parameters
  • Interaction between laser radiation and living tissues
  • Threshold values and hazard areas related to laser beams
  • Laser classification
  • Secondary hazards
  • Protective measures related to laser devices (laser device safety)
  • Protective measures related to users (Personal protection equipment; e.g. protective eye wear)
  • Laser Protection Officer tasks
  • Legal framework (in Austria)

Target Group

People involved in industrial and research laser applications; operators of laser devices, manufacturers, and distributors.


Basic understanding of physico-technical background knowledge.



Course Time

Course start 8:30 (each day).

The exact course times will be announced in due time.


A certificate from the Seibersdorf Academy (in German and English) is issued after successful completion of the exam.

Date Course Nr. Place of Event Price (excl. tax) Choose Course
26.01.2022 - 27.01.2022 LTE2201 Seibersdorf Academy, Seibersdorf Labor GmbH, 2444 Seibersdorf € 1.370,00 Book

All prices are exclusive VAT and include participation and - depending on the type of course, unless otherwise stated - scripts, personal dosimetry, examination fee, issue of certificates as well as lunch and refreshments. All prices are valid until 30th April 2022. A course unit equals 45 Minutes. Seibersdorf Academy reserves the right to alter the program and printing errors. In the case of changes, participants will be informed in a timely and appropriate manner.

There is no charge for cancellation provided this is received in writing at least 14 days before the event is due to start. Within 14 days of the start of the event, a cancellation charge of 20% will be incurred and from the day of the beginning of the course the participant contribution is payable in full.