The NCLC is a credentialing board of the nonprofit Professional Medical Education Association.
It is primarily involved with medical laser training of all types.
NCLC works cooperatively with the states of Texas and Florida in the USA and other regulatory agencies to provide verification of levels of knowledge in the various laser areas.
NCLC offers Certifications and works with various agencies to transmit information regarding the Certification status of its members.
NCLC Certifications are considered a desirable professional credential and many states are following precedents of two states towards enacting laws requiring such Certifications.