Industrial Hygiene

Industrial hygiene has been recognized since ancient times. The science of industrial hygiene involves predicting, identifying, assessing, and controlling workplace conditions that could lead to sickness in the workplace. Industrial hygienists use environmental monitoring and analytical techniques to determine the degree of worker exposure, which are included in the OSHA Training. It also includes how to use work practice controls, engineering controls, and other techniques to reduce potential workplace health concerns.

Goals of the Course

The goal of this training program is to train industrial hygienists to foresee, identify, assess, and prescribe controls for environmental and physical dangers that could have an impact on workers’ health and wellbeing.

training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for general industry.

training requirements of 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for construction sector.

HAZWOPER training requirements for EPA and State OSHA guidelines.

Audience Specified

The training applies to every OSHA employee, who intends to address emergencies disturbing the
sustained operations of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration office. This includes
employees handling hazardous waste material.

Learning Outcome:

At the completion of this course, students will be able to:

Industrial Hygiene Training Topics:

Module 1

Engineering controls

Module 2


Module 3


Module 4


Module 5

Personal Protective Equipment

Module 6

Respiratory Protective Equipment

Module 7

Protective Clothing

Module 8

Barrier Creams

Quiz and Exam Information

Module Quiz

Quiz will be held at the end of each module to comprehend the knowledge of students about that
module and its relevant aspects. It is mandatory to pass all quizzes to be able to take final

Examinable Features

Completion time

Students are expected to complete all modules and pass final exam within 6 months of the initial registration
to receive course credits. A re-registration with complete course fee will be required after the expiration of this time period.
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