This course covers industrial hygiene practices and related OSHA regulations and procedures. Course topics include recognition, evaluation, and control of chemical, physical, biological and ergonomic hazards, Permissible Exposure Limits (PEL), OSHA health standards, respiratory protection, engineering controls, OSHA sampling protocols and strategies, and workplace health program elements. The course features workshops in health hazard recognition, OSHA health standards and use of sampling equipment. Upon course completion students will have the ability to recognize basic industrial hygiene principles and practices, identify characteristics of common air contaminants, locate PELs, perform basic industrial hygiene calculations, and determine methods for hazard control and abatement.
Note: Recommended prerequisite course: OSHA 510, OSHA 511, OSHA 5109 or OSHA 5119. It is also highly recommended to have a calculator for the class.
Note:The live online classes are available to anyone who lives or works in OSHA Region IX (Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, Nevada, Pacific Territories and American Samoa). Additionally, if you are a current Outreach Trainer with UCSD, regardless of your residence, you are still eligible to attend a Trainer Update Course (OSHA 502, OSHA 503, OSHA 5402).
Course Number: FPM-40296
Other Credit: 3.2 CEUs, ABIH Credit 4.34 CM Points, BCSP Credit 3.2 COCs
Related Certificate Programs: Professional Safety and Health Officer
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12/6/2021 - 12/9/2021
2/28/2022 - 3/3/2022