Laser Safety

The BIDC requires all users to complete UCSF's Laser Safety Course through the UC Learning Center. Users that do not complete the Laser Safety Course and submit their completion certificate to the BIDC will be denied access to the microscopes. Please follow the directions below to maintain authorization to the microscopes:

  • Log into the UC Learning Center (via the Learning Management System in MyAccess)
  • Click Transcripts & Certificates
  • In the list of Activities, click on eCourse: Laser Safety (Campus)
    • If you have not taken the Laser Safety Course, or it has expired, please take the course by searching within the UC Learning Center and Pasting the barcode SFCEHS0028d-UCLOL0028 before continuing.
  • Click on the arrow next to the Start button - choose Diploma
  • Click Export to PDF
  • Click File link
  • Save PDF
  • Email to BIDC ([email protected]) with the title Laser Safety Certificate. Please do not forward the email from the Learning Center- we need the PDF certificate, as shown below.

Mock Certificate








We appreciate your cooperation in our efforts to make the BIDC a safe, productive organization!