BOHS W502 Thermal Environment

Location: 
IOM Edinburgh
Duration: 
5 Days

Early Bird Discount is £995 + VAT plus BOHS exam fees of £140

OVERVIEW

This course aims to provide attendees with a sound understanding of the effects of the thermal environment on people and a means of assessing and controlling the risks associated with thermal stress.

OBJECTIVES

On completing this course, the attendees will be able to identify sources of thermal stress within the working environment and to understand the nature of thermal strain on the body.

Attendees will also be able to make an assessment of the thermal environment through appropriate measurement and other means; to evaluate the likely risk from exposure to thermal stress and to suggest appropriate control approaches for the thermal environment.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Personnel managing workplace safety and health, workplace safety and health professionals and consultants.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • The Thermal Spectrum
  • Principles of Thermal Environment
  • Effects of Temperature Extremes
  • Thermal Comfort
  • Evaluation of Hot Environments
  • Control of Hot Environments
  • Thermal Surveys
  • Evaluation of Cold Environments
  • Control of Cold Environments
  • Approaches to Risk Assessment

COURSE ASSESSMENT

Attendees are assessed with a 40-question short answer open-book written examination with an allowed time of 120 minutes at the conclusion of the course.

CERTIFICATION

Attendees who successfully complete the course will be issued a certificate from BOHS.

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

COST

Early Bird Discount is £995.00 + VAT per person plus BOHS exam fee of £140.00. Full course fee is £1200.00 + VAT per person plus BOHS exam fees of £140.00. Please ensure to select the exam during the checkout process, otherwise you will be unable to sit the exam for this course. This is an open (public) course and may be subject to minimum numbers attending.

Location: 
IOM Edinburgh
Duration: 
5 Days

Early Bird Discount is £995 + VAT plus BOHS exam fees of £140

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