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(Virtual) OSHA #521 Guide to Industrial Hygiene

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Participation in this virtual OSHA numbered course is limited to participants working or living within the Great Lakes Region 5 (Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin and Minnesota).

Schedule
  • Class Start Date: October 18, 2022
  • Class End Date: October 21, 2022
  • Meeting Days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday
  • Start Time: 8:00 AM Eastern Time
  • End Time: 4:30 PM Eastern Time

Course Title
OSHA #521: Guide to Industrial Hygiene 

Course Description 
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. 

Prerequisites
  • None

Course Objectives 
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. Minimum student contact hours: 26

Course Materials and Required Software Applications
Participants will need to attend the course from either a home or office on a computer or laptop equipped with a Webcam and Microphone. Participants will need to have a stable Internet connection, and use either Chrome, Firefox or Safari as their browser for compatibility with Canvas.

Credits (CEUs, etc.)
  • 26 contact hours
  • 2.6 CEUs

Testimonials 
“I found this course brought together many people of various backgrounds and workplace perspectives. It generated some great discussion and allowed us to share stories from our own OSH experience.”

Class Details

4 Session(s)
Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri

Location
Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Instructor
Sherrod Elledge 

 

Notice

Please read:  The virtual course will consist of live-online Zoom sessions, as well as pre and post session activities in Canvas, our online learning management system. A federal, state, or local government issued photo ID (present at check-in on the first day of class). Participants will need to attend the course from either a home or office on a computer or laptop equipped with a Webcam and Microphone. You must attend 100% of all Zoom sessions and complete all required online course assignments in order to receive an electronic certificate of completion and CEUs. Students will need to keep their Video On throughout the class to confirm attendance and participation in the course. Attending the course on an I-Phone, tablet or iPad is not allowed. You will need to have a stable Internet connection, and use either Chrome, Firefox or Safari as your browser for compatibility with Canvas. Use of multiple devices, taking photos or recording any part of the training sessions is not allowed. Participants will need to attend a short orientation session prior to the start of the course. During this time, we’ll ensure that your laptop or computer, webcam and audio are functioning properly. We’ll also introduce you to Canvas and explain how to navigate and find all required training materials and coursework assignments.

Course Fee (USD): 

$800.00


Registration Closes On
Wednesday, October 12, 2022 @ 5:00 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/18/2022 - 10/21/2022 Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM Zoom/Canvas, Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)  Map Sherrod Elledge