Fundamentals of Occupational Hygiene

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.

Textbooks & Materials Required: Alberta OHS Act, Regulation and Code Binder, Basics of Industrial Hygiene by Nims, 2016 TLV'S & BEI'S by ACGIH, available at the RDC Campus Store.

CRN 3318 EIOS Course 2034
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Title: Fundamentals of Occupational Hygiene
Dates: March 05, 2018 - March 26, 2018
Times: Monday: 6:30 PM - 9:59 PM in Room 2906
Thursday: 6:30 PM - 9:59 PM in Room 2906
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 3:59 PM in Room 2906
Tuition: $749.00
Total Cost: $749.00
* All fees are in Canadian Dollars unless otherwise stated.