Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene


     The purpose of this 1 1/2 to 2 hour online course to is familiarize you with industrial hygiene practices and controls. This knowledge will help you develop the skills necessary to proactively recognize hazards and potential solutions in your workplace. You will help to minimize risks to workers from a variety of hazards and help create a healthier and happier work environment.
     This is a course on workplace health and safety with emphasis on industrial hygiene, not the field of safety. It is NOT a certification, nor is it certification prep. It is an introduction and a very general one to safety and industrial hygiene.
     Developed in partnership with the Occupational Hygiene Training Association.

  • Contact Hours/REHS Contact Hours: 2.0 hours
  • Accreditation Agency:  Phylmar Academy, a division of The Phylmar Group, Inc.

Who Will Benefit from This Course?

Supervisors and managers, environmental managers, union and worker health and safety representatives, and anyone who is not a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) who has responsibility for the health and safety of workers.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Describe why Industrial Hygiene programs are important.
  • Recognize key safety and health program components.
  • Identify some basic hazards and apply the hierarchy of controls

Topics Include

  • Why Effective Industrial Hygiene Programs are Important, Digging Deeper into Industrial Hygiene, Chemical Hazards, Occupational Disease, Bloodborne Pathogens, Noise and Hearing Loss Prevention, Heat Stress, Ergonomics, Introduction to PPE, Respiratory Protection.


Single Seat - $179

For bulk pricing or to license the course for unlimited users, please contact for additional discounts.

The course certificate of completion acknowledges completion of a specific course; it does not certify the participant to perform any particular work or task.

single seat $179.00

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