Foundations of Laser & Light

A Simple Path of Safer Treatments With
More Effective Outcomes
Helps Protect Your Practice Against Litigious Exposure

About The Instructor

John E. Hoopman, CMLSO is nationally and internationally recognized as a leader in patient advocacy. John is an active and guiding member of organizations like the ANSI Z136.3 laser safety committee, past vice chair of the ANSI Z136.3 (11 year tenure), laser consultant and American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS) – Traveling Professor.  John was distinguished with the “Excellence in Nursing and Allied Health” award as a fellow member of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) in 2018.

John Hoopman

Learn at Your Own Pace

This course was developed as a means to provide comprehensive education regarding the safe and effective use of medical lasers in a healthcare practice. It is well known that having proof of documented, thorough education is the single most effective way to help reduce potentially litigious situations. With this in mind, we are pleased to launch this course.


Discover the Many Benefits

The need for comprehensive, evidence based education on lasers in medicine is the first step in building your foundation in light-based medicine. The content within this course is founded on and supported by published peer-reviewed publications and research.


The Basics

Learning from an unbiased, non-sales perspective will give you the knowledge to help you evaluate new technologies and how to adjust your current devices to improve outcomes while decreasing the potential of complications.

Highest Standards of Laser Study

This Laser course provides comprehensive base knowledge in laser physics and laser safety to physicians, nurses, and other healthcare providers who utilize medical laser systems in the care of their patients. This course is structured to comply with the Training Programs Certification and Credentialing recommended by ANSI Z136.3, 2018 “American National Standard for the Safe Use of Lasers in Health Care” Section 5.2.2 and 5.2.3.


Course Preview and Introduction


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Student Testimonials

“Wonderful, informative, awesome, educational, entertaining. This should be mandatory!”

Dr. Joe Collins


“Best laser / IPL advance training ever! Supporting materials were great!”

Dorothy Walters


“Working with lasers for 6+ years, this has been a great training and learning experience. Very happy to have taken this course.”

Lisa Hart


Students that have attended a live or taken the online course with John Hoopman, are given the opportunity to download laser course content. Please use the link below.

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