100 CM Credit hours / 10 CEUs / 10 COCs / 100 Contact hours
D. Jeff Burton, BS, MS, PE, CIH
This self-study course is designed for EH&S professionals who wish to enhance their knowledge of the occupational health sciences (known traditionally as industrial hygiene).
You can use this outstanding study program for an in-depth review, to prepare for a certification exam, or simply to enhance your career opportunities. The study program is divided into 11 parts: 10 lessons and a final exam.
Lesson 1—History; Objectives; Math and Science Review
Lesson 2—Physiology/Anatomy; Toxicology; Epidemiological Surveillance
Lesson 3—Chemistry Overview; Gases; Vapors; Solvents and Aerosols; Overview of Occupational Medicine
Lesson 4—Laws and Regulations; Standards; Associations
Lesson 5—Air Sampling; Air-Sampling Instruments; Analytical Techniques
Lesson 6—General Methods of Control; Local Exhaust Ventilation of Industrial Occupancies; General Ventilation of Industrial Occupancies
Lesson 7—Respiratory Control; Personal Protective Equipment; Protective Clothing
Lesson 8—Indoor Air Quality; Ventilation of Nonindustrial Occupancies; Air Pollution; Ergonomics and Human Factors
Lesson 9—Thermal Environments (heat and cold stress) and sound, noise, and hearing protection
Lesson 10--Ionizing Radiation and Nonionizing Radiation; OH Management/Risk Communication; Safety and Other EH&S Concerns; Emergency Planning
Who Will Benefit
Occupational safety and environmental health professionals
Technical, engineering and laboratory personnel making the bridge to IH
Seasoned professionals wanting a comprehensive review
Those preparing to take the CORE or ABIH's CIH certification exam
Time to Complete
This course will take 100 hours to complete. You will have up to 12 months from your enrollment date to complete it.
Materials are accessible and downloadable via the course Online Community (registrant-access only).
Course Lesson Presentations (PPT)
Student Lesson Guide (SLG)
Lesson Activities and Tests and additional study materials that guide the student throughout the course.
Student IH workbook (2006)
e-Textbook: The Occupational Environment: Its Evaluation, Control, and Management, Second Edition
Final Exam & Evaluation
Questions? Contact the eLearning Assistant at email@example.com.