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W501 Measurement of Hazardous Substances


W501 Measurement of Hazardous Substances

This course describes the general approach to health risk assessment, including the role of atmospheric monitoring, selection of the appropriate equipment to measure specific airborne contaminants and devising a suitable sampling strategy. Attendees would also present the results in a form that would be useful for the health risk assessment purposes to enable management to comply with relevant legislations.

To provide attendees with a sound understanding of the techniques for assessing exposure to hazardous substances in the workplace and with an understanding of how exposure information can be used to assess risk.

Who should attend?
Personnel managing workplace safety and health, Workplace Safety and Health Professionals, Consultants and Professionals who are involved in the management of hazardous substances.

Course Outline

  1. Risk Assessment
  2. Air Sampling Theory and Practice
  3. Air Sampling Equipment
  4. Sample Analysis
  5. Hygiene Standards
  6. Biological Monitoring 
  7. Calculation, Interpretation and Presentation of Results

Course Duration: 5 days
Time: 0900 - 1800 hours
Course Fee: SGD1,499+ 7% GST (Goods and Services Tax)

BOHS will issue a certificate of successful course completion to candidates who have successfully completed the course.

This course is an accredited course by the British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS) as an elective module for the International Occupational Hygiene Certificate.

Scheduled Date(s):

  • 20 - 24 March 2017
  • 18 - 22 September 2017
These dates above are provisional. For more information about the courses above, please email us at [email protected].

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W501 Measurement of Hazardous Substances

Training info

Status: This event is approved by OHTA for the international qualifications scheme
Approved by OHTA
Category: Hazardous Substances
Level: Intermediate
Training provider: IOM Singapore Pte Ltd


Location IOM Singapore, 30 Raffles Place, Chevron House, #17-00 Singapore 048622
Starts 26 Feb 2018 09:00
Ends 02 Mar 2018 18:00
Course leader Dr Michael Riediker
Places 20
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