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.
 

SCHEDULE:

8:00 am to 4:00 pm | Monday – Wednesday,  September 13-15, 2021
8:00 am to 2:00 pm | Thursday,  September 16, 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.
 

Location

Sheet Metal Institute
2379 NE 178th Ave
Portland, OR 97230
United States

Directions and Accommodations

DRIVING DIRECTIONS:
From the Portland Airport:
Follow NE Airport Way south, this turns into NE 181st Avenue. Turn right onto NE San Rafael Street, then right onto NE 178th Avenue. Turn left in the Sheet Metal Institute.

From Downtown Portland:
Follow I-84 east. Take Exit #13. Turn right onto NE 181st Avenue. Turn right onto NE San Rafael Street, then right onto NE 178th Avenue. Turn left in the Sheet Metal Institute.

Parking is free in the Sheet Metal Institute parking lot.

PDF of Directions, Accommodations, and Map