Trainer IEH (Institute of Ergonomics and Hygiene) Pte Ltd Start Date 13 May 2024
Location Live Online, Singapore
Language English
Contact Places 8

13 May – 17 May 2024

Course Overview

This course describes the ways in which exposure to hazardous substances arises in the workplace, and introduces the methodologies and technologies available to control exposures and thereby reduce risks to health.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this module, attendees should be able to describe how airborne contaminants are generated, the range of approaches to risk reduction, and the importance of design considerations in terms of the workplace, process and plant.

Attendees should be able to describe the principal elements of the exhaust ventilation system, recognising the limitations of local exhaust hoods and enclosures to optimise their effectiveness.

Attendees should also be able to recognise the impact of the control measures and to take a holistic approach to the design of control solutions.

Course Content

  1. Hazardous Substances Uses and Processes
  2. Workplace Control Principles
  3. Process Design and Principles
  4. Ventilation Systems and Performance Assessment
  5. Personal Protective Equipment
  6. Administrative Elements

Note: any references made to standards and best practice documents are provided solely as guidance for candidates and may not represent the most current updates or publications.