This class will be conducted on the Bangor Submarine Base. If you do not have badge authorization to enter the base, contact ce@uw.edu by Friday, June 4th, to receive information about how to request a visitor badge to attend the class.

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:

June 14–17, 2021
8:00 am to 4:00 pm | Monday–Wednesday
8:00 am to 2:00 pm | Thursday

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

Naval Base Kitsap - Bangor
Bangor Health Education Center
Silverdale, WA 98315
United States

Directions and Accommodations

Directions and Map

From Highway 3, take the exit for Naval Base Kitsap Bangor.
Check-in with the USN Bangor Main Gate Visitor Control Center.
Continue on Trident Blvd for 0.7 miles.
Turn LEFT on Trigger Ave.
After 0.7 miles, turn RIGHT on Thresher Ave.
After 0.6 miles, the Bangor Health Education Center is on the right.