Fundamental of Industrial Hygiene (FIH)
Member
$1,395
Non-Member
$1,750
COURSE DURATION :

4 Days

COURSE DESCRIPTION :

Students develop an understanding of industrial hygiene terminology, principles, and practices by examining four key processes in an effective industrial hygiene effort – anticipation, recognition, evaluation, and control. Discussions on when to use a qualified industrial hygienist are held throughout the course.

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to recognize and evaluate potential and existing chemical, physical, ergonomic, and biological hazards; employ general engineering and administrative controls; and conduct an industrial hygiene walk-through survey.

COURSE INCLUDES :
  • Air sampling/indoor air quality

  • Ergonomics

  • Toxicology/mold/asbestos

  • Biological and chemical hazards

  • Physical hazards

  • PPE/respiratory protection

  • Ventilation

  • Standards and guidelines

Interactive activities include:

  • Small and large group discussions

  • Problem analysis through case studies

  • PPE demonstrations and hands-on practice

  • Development of on-the-job plans

  • Opportunities to share with other professionals

WHO :

Safety, health, environmental, and management personnel with industrial hygiene responsibilities but limited training or experience in industrial hygiene

WHERE :

National Safety Council, Nebraska 11620 M Circle, Omaha, NE

WHEN :

September

National Safety Council,
Nebraska

11620 M Circle

Omaha, NE 68137 

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