Last Updated: 13th December 2019

Laser safety course

This one day course is suitable for doctors, physicists, nurses, theatre practitioners, technicians, physiotherapists, ODA staff etc., including those acting or training to be Laser Protection Supervisors and provides participants with a basic understanding of the safety requirements concerning laser and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) equipment, focusing on medical and cosmetic applications. The course complies with the “Core of Knowledge” requirements of the MHRA Lasers, Intense Light Source Systems and LED’s – Guidance for safe use in Medical, Surgical, Dental & Aesthetic Practices (2015).

The course fees are £155.00 (plus VAT for non-NHS organisations) which includes welcome coffee and pastries, morning and afternoon refreshments, lunch, comprehensive course notes and a certificate of attendance including CPD hours will be issued.

Who are we?
RRPPS is one of the largest and most experienced radiation protection services in the UK, providing employers and their managers with the advice and support required to enable compliance with good practice and legislative obligations. RRPPS is part of University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.

If you would like to book a place on this course, complete the registration form and email to

If you have any queries please email or telephone 0121 371 7000