TRAINING COURSE – Laser beam characterization, health, environment and safety in powder bed based processes | Operator Powder Bed Fusion – Laser Beam Part 6

The seminar will focus on the various parameters used to characterize the laser beam during the build process and address potential health, safety and environmental hazards associated with the use of powder bed based additive processes.

The seminar is part of the Operator Additive Manufacturing training and can be taken individually or as part of the complete training.

The training for Operator Additive Manufacturing PBF-LB is based on guideline EWF-AM-QUAL-003-19. The seminar corresponds to Competence Units 17 and 49.


  • Characteristics and properties of the laser beam
  • Measuring systems
  • Laser protection during additive manufacturing
  • Health and safety risks when handling powder
  • Occupational safety methods in additive manufacturing
  • Environmental hazards and how to avoid them when disposing of used powder


October 13, 2022


ifw Jena, Andreas Lüderitz
Tel: +49 3641 204-145
Fax: +49 3641 204 110


Per single seminar: € 400,- (incl. exams)
Complete training: € 2.000,- (incl. exams)


Günter Köhler Institute for Joining Technology and Materials Testing GmbH
Ernst-Ruska-Ring 3, 07745 Jena, Germany

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