Operators must meet experiential and educational requirements. Engineers and surveyors do not need this certificate. Researchers do not need this certificate.
High-intensity and low-intensity laser operators are separately certified. Class A certificate holders can only operate low-intensity mobile lasers. Class B certificate holders can operate either high- or low-intensity lasers.
For more information, contact:
Division of Safety and Health, License and Certificate Unit
State Office Building Campus, Building 12
Albany, NY 12240
Phone: (518) 457-9000