Education & Training

Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene

December 2–5, 2013
Columbus, Ohio

"Basics! Basics! Basics! This program broke down the basics of industrial hygiene and gave an excellent foundation for growth in the field."
–Preston Bailey, Env. & IH Technician, Vulcan Chemicals, Wichita, KS

New to IH or have newly-acquired IH responsibilities? Just need a refresher?

AIHA's Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene course provides exposure to the broad field of industrial hygiene through sampling and workshop sessions, hands-on lab experiences, demo sessions, and problem-solving exercises.

Led by industry experts, Bill Adams, CIH, CSP, CPEA, LEED AP, and Dianne Grote Adams, MS, CIH, CSP, CPEA, this course will teach you how to:

  • Identify industrial hygiene principles and practices
  • Describe basic concepts of health hazard recognition, evaluation and control methods
  • Select appropriate air sampling method for airborne contaminants
  • Calculate the Time-Weighted Average (TWA) from multiple samples
  • Compare sample results to the appropriate Occupational Exposure Limits (OELs)

Participation in the course can also earn you up to 32 continuing education contact hours.

Past Meeting

    • "Disaster Response-Industrial Hygiene Contribution"
    • Date: November 13, 2013
      Time: 5:30- 6:30- Social Hour; 6:30-7:30 Dinner and 7:30-8:30 Meeting presentation
      Location: Lambertis Cucina, 1300 Centerville Road (Prices Corner), Wilmington, DE 19808

      Speaker: David Swartz, CIH