Fundamentals of Occupational Hygiene (OH1020)
Occupational Hygiene is the science devoted to the recognition, evaluation and control of workplace hazards that may result in illness or injury. This introductory course is designed to provide a basic understanding of some of the key concepts in Occupational Hygiene, including routes of entry of contaminants into the body, classification of hazards, occupational exposure limits, and methods of controlling workplace exposures. In addition, the student will be introduced to methods of evaluation including the development of sampling strategies.
October 5, 6 & 7 and October 26, 27 & 28 (MTW)
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
For more information about the Occupational Health & Safety program, please contact Shari Johnston at 780.539.2721.