OH3: Control of the occupational environment

Module description

Aim

The focus is on airborne contaminants. Students will acquire a sound understanding and practical skills in the relevant technical and organizational measures. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:

• Evaluate and manage ventilation

• Manage airborne contaminants in various situations to reduce risk

• Evaluate and manage ventilation and containment

• Evaluate substitution as an option in exposure managemen

Contents

• Approach to controlling exposure and selection of control strategies

• Substitution

• Technical strategy with principles of ventilation and containment

• Ultra cleanliness concept and technology

• Practical exercises with tracer gas and flow rate measurements

• Organization: overview of the strategy and impact

Methods

Lectures; Lab work; Group work; Group discussions

Dates ande location

3–6 May 2021 in Lausanne

Registration Deadline

22 March 2021

Fee

CHF 2,720.–