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.
8:30 am to 4:30 pm | Monday – Wednesday, October 18-20, 2021
8:30 am to 2:30 pm | Thursday, October 21, 2021
Please note that the class size is limited, and safety precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 will be followed strictly. All attendees will be required to follow safety protocols.
Directions and Accommodations
Access to Gordon Harlieb Hall (GHH) is restricted, so someone will meet you at the locked door to let you in. The entrance door is inset and somewhat hidden on the west side of the building between GHH and the welding building. Please call Lynda Kreps at (907) 786-6421 if you need assistance.
PARKING: The UAA parking lots require daily paid metered parking and allow for in and out privileges. Payment can also be made using the Passport Parking app on your phone, https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/about/administrative-services/departments/bus...