Laser Cutter Training

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Description: 

The Radiation Use Committee requires that this training session be completed prior to using a laser cutter.  This training session will describe how a device that incorporates a CO2 laser is used to engrave or cut materials, the importance of maintaining the integrity of the exhaust system, auxillary cooling system (if required) and the safety issues associated within a laser cutter.  In addition to this training session, practical training  must be provided by a Principle Investigator or experienced user who is experienced in using the laser cutter of interest before a person uses that cutter laser.  Also, Fire Safety Training MUST be completed before a person is permitted to use a laser cutter.

Category: 
Radiation Safety