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Advanced Safety Certificate

Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene

Training Goals

Upon completion of the Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene course, you will be able to anticipate, recognize, evaluate and control physical, chemical, ergonomic, and biological hazards within your workplace.

Who should attend?

The course is designed for safety, health, environmental, and management personnel who have industrial hygiene responsibilities, but limited training or experience in industrial hygiene.

What you'll learn

Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene is an essential course to take if you are concerned about the safety, health and general well-being of your co-workers and hazards that could affect them. This is a 4 day (2.6 CEUs) course that develops your 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/certified industrial hygienist are held throughout the course.

Coursework focuses on industrial hygiene hazards and controls in general industry.

    Topics include:
  • Anatomy & physiology
  • Toxicology
  • Recognition of chemical & physical hazards
  • Recognition of ergonomic & biological hazards
  • Hazard evaluation
  • Evaluation of chemical & biological hazards
  • Evaluation of physical & ergonomic hazards
  • Hazard control
  • Case study
  • Program planning

A variety of educational and interactive learning activities are led by experienced facilitators. Activities include small and large group discussions, problem analysis through case studies, equipment demonstrations and hands-on practice, development of on-the-job plans for your facility, and many opportunities to share experience and knowledge with other professionals.

Pricing and course timespan may vary at some locations, as indicated. Contact the Administering Office directly for additional information in those instances.

Course fee includes over $400 worth of reference materials, including Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene textbooks (5th edition), Participant Guide, Tools and Resources CD, NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards, and TLVs® and BEIs® book.

4 Day Course
2.6 CEUs
Fee: Member $1,395; Nonmember $1,750
  Membership fees must be paid at the time of course registration to qualify for the discount.




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August 4-7, 2014 Myrtle Beach, SC South Carolina Chapter
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(803) 732-6778
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August 4-7, 2014 Houston, TX Texas Chapter
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(770) 729-0077
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September 8-11, 2014 Youngstown, OH Northern Ohio Chapter
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(800) 715-0358 or (330) 747-8657
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September 15-18, 2014 Omaha, NE NSC, Nebraska
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(800) 592-9004 or (402) 896-6332
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Registration
September 22-25, 2014 Los Angeles, CA California Chapter
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(770) 729-0077
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September 22-26, 2014 Albany, NY Northeastern New York Safety and Health Council
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(518) 438-2365
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October 14-17, 2014 Philadelphia, PA Georgia Chapter
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(800) 441-5103 or 770-729-0077
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October 20-24, 2014 Baltimore, MD Chesapeake Region Safety Council
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(800) 875-4770 or (410) 298-4770
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October 21-24, 2014 Bloomington, IL Iowa-Illinois Safety Council
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(515) 276-4724
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October 27-30, 2014 Dallas, TX Texas Chapter
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October 27-30, 2014 Phoenix, AZ Arizona Chapter
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(602) 264-2394
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October 28-31, 2014 New Orleans, LA National Safety Council, South Louisiana Chapter
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(504) 888-7618
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November 3-6, 3014 Minot, ND North Dakota Safety Council
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(800) 932-8890 or (701) 223-6372
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November 11-14, 2014 Salt Lake City, UT Utah Safety Council
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(800) 933-5943
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December 1-4, 2014 Atlanta, GA Georgia Chapter
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December 1-4, 2014 Youngstown, OH Northern Ohio Chapter
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December 8-11, 2014 Charlotte, NC Safety and Health Council of North Carolina
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(704) 644-4200
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January 26-29, 2015 Orlando, FL Georgia Chapter
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February 2-5, 2015 Los Angeles, CA Georgia Chapter
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February 23-26, 2015 Chicago, IL Chicago Chapter
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March 2-5, 2015 Dallas, TX Georgia Chapter
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April 13-16, 2015 Youngstown, OH Northern Ohio Chapter
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(800) 715-0358 or (330) 747-8657
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Registration
April 27-30, 2015 Atlanta, GA Georgia Chapter
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June 15-18, 2015 Houston, TX Georgia Chapter
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