823 Industrial Hygiene for the Safety Professional

This seminar provides an overview of the elements involved with the field of Industrial Hygiene. Discussion will concentrate on hazard recognition, evaluation, and control for the participant who is either beginning in the field or in need of an overview refresher course. Practical hands-on case studies will be utilized in developing sampling strategy, sampling methods and use of control measures. A basic review of industrial hygiene equipment and current regulatory requirements will be addressed.

The role of industrial hygiene
Toxicology vs. hazard
Prioritizing hazards
Evaluation strategies
Control measures
Indoor air quality
Industrial hygiene reports/calculations

Instructor(s): Thomas L. Roberts, CSP, CIH, CHMM, President, Occupational & Industrial Health Systems, Inc., Nacogdoches, TX

Credit: 2 Days/ 1.4 CEU / 14 CHMM CMPs