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Mobile Laser Operator, Certificate of Competence


State Labor, Department of

Anyone who operates a mobile laser in New York State needs a certificate.

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.

NYS Department of Labor

Division of Safety and Health, License and Certificate Unit
Harriman State Office Campus, Building 12
Room 161A
Albany, NY 12240
Phone (518) 457-2735
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