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EH20: General Laser Safety Awareness Training

Online training. This course covers fundamental properties of lasers, laser classification and hazards, biological effects, safety practices, common accidents and emergency procedures, orientation to University safety policies. It is intended for UH personnel including faculty, staff, students, and visitors who use or access Confocal microscopes, UV machines, and Class 1, 2 and 3R (3A) lasers. Instructor-led sessions may be provided upon request only to laboratory groups. Please contact E.H.L.S at (713) 743-5858 for availability and registration.

This course does NOT meet the training requirements for Class 3b & 4 Laser use authorization. 

This training is offered through the new web-based training system. Please log in with your Cougarnet credentials and select EH20 as the course of interest. Instructions for off-campus access and resolutions of common issues are available