CE 1102: Industrial Hygiene for Safety Professionals

About This Course

This education course covers the fundamental topics of the role an Industrial Hygienist would have in the field of safety.

Students will recall the history and regulatory background of industrial hygiene; summarize how principles of physics, chemistry, and biological sciences apply to IH, and perform basic calculations related to IH. Students will also identify occupational health hazards that may exist in the workplace including ergonomic, chemical, biological, radiological and physical hazards.


Plog, B., & Quinlan, P. (2013). Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene (6th ed.). Itasca, Illinois: National Safety Council.


  1. All course materials are included in the course at no additional fee. Back to textbooks
  2. Students can apply for an extension if the course is not completed within the allotted 10-week time frame. If students do not complete all assignments with a 70 percent or higher within 10 weeks and do not apply for the extension, they will be removed from the course. Back to duration