Fundamentals of Occupational Health

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Course No: PUBH.5100; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

This course provides an overview of key topics in the field of occupational health and safety including physical agents and biological and chemical hazards. The measurement and control of various physical agents are covered, including noise, radiation and extreme environments. The course provides an in-depth understanding of indoor air quality problems that may result in health risks as well as prevention and remediation options. Students will understand the health risks from blood borne pathogens, as well as the regulations and methods of prevention. They will also gain knowledge of hazard communication regulations, material safety data sheets and how to research chemical hazards.

Prerequisites & Notes

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  • Credits: 2;

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