Introduction To Industrial Hygiene

Course Introduction

ndustrial hygiene is the discipline of reducing worker injury due to chemical and other exposure hazards. This course will teach employees the background, principles and role of industrial hygiene.

The introduction to Industrial Hygiene course is designed to provide students with an understanding of industrial hygiene practices and principles. Students will learn to anticipate, recognize, evaluate and control health hazards in the workplace and then have an opportunity to participate in exercises that will allow them to practice their new skills.

Course Details

  • History of Industrial Hygiene
  • Occupational Exposure Limits
  • Personal and Area Air Sampling
  • Statistical Considerations
  • Analytical Methods
  • Use of Direct-Read Instruments for Air Sampling
  • Health Hazard Controls
  • Noise Exposure Evaluation
  • Ergonomics