Laser Safety Training

Laser Safety Training

Training is required for all users of Class 3B and 4 lasers at Georgia Tech. It is also required for Laser Supervisors of embedded laser systems. This training is provided through Georgia Tech's Research and Administration Education and Compliance site. To access this training:

  1. Visit http://training.osp.gatech.edu/
  2. Click "Login" on the center of the screen or “User Profile/Login” at the top of the navigation bar on the left-hand side of the screen
  3. Enter your GT Username and Password if prompted
  4. Click on the “Classes by Title” link on the left-hand side of the screen
  5. Click on the letter “L”
  6. Click on “Laser Safety Training”
  7. A new browser window will open
  8. Click on “Laser Safety Training” under the “Available courses”
  9. Click on “Enroll me” at the bottom of the screen
  10. Click on “Laser Safety Training”
  11. Click on “Enter”
  12. The training will open in a new browser window
  13. Resize the window as needed
  14. Upon successful completion of the presentation, you must complete the Final Test. Successful completion of the Final Test is achieved with a score of 70% or higher.
  15. It may take 15 minutes for the completion of the Final Test to be reflected on your Transcript.
  16. To print a copy of your course completion certificate, go back to your original browser window, click on “My Transcript” on the left-hand navigation bar, then click on “ROCC” in the “Additional Certifications” column on the transcript page.  
Laser Awareness Training

‚ÄčIndividuals that work in labs containing Class 3B or Class 4 lasers, but are not Laser Users, must complete an awareness level laser safety training.

The laser awareness training is posted on TRAINS and can be accessed by using the directions listed below.

  1. Visit http://www.trains.gatech.edu/
  2. Click "Login" on the left-hand side of the screen
  3. Enter your GT Username and Password if prompted
  4. Click on the “Online Tutorials” link on the left-hand side of the screen
  5. Type “Laser Safety” in the “Search by Name” box and click “Go”
  6. Click on the “Laser Awareness (Duration Less Than 25 minutes)” link that appears in the “Search Session” results
  7. Click on the “Take this tutorial” link at the bottom of the course description