Related Professional/Technical Organizations and Societies

The following organizations are BLS-approved organizations that an LSO may be a member of to gain up to 1 certification maintenance point per year of membership for a maximum of 3 CM points per cycle:

  • Academy of Laser Dentistry – ALD
  • American Industrial Hygiene Association – AIHA
  • American Iron and Steel Institute – AISI
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery – ASLMS
  • American Society of Safety Engineers – ASSE
  • American Veterinary Medical Association – AVMA
  • American Welding Society – AWS
  • Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses – AORN
  • Health Physics Society – HPS
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. – IEEE
  • International Imaging Industry Association – I3A
  • International Laser Display Association – ILDA
  • Laser Institute of America – LIA – Special 3-year rate available to BLS CLSOs and CMLSOs only! 
  • Optical Society of America – OSA
  • The International Society for Optical Engineering – SPIE

Due to health concerns, the spring CLSO/CMLSO exam is being cancelled and the 2020 DOE workshop has been postponed. The fall exam will be held be held prior to the 2020 DOE workshop on August 17th, 2020. Our office team is working remotely and ready to assist you during our regular business hours!

Subscribe to the BLS Newsletter!




Full Name
Email *