NC OSHERC Continuing Education

Comprehensive Industrial Hygiene (CIH)
Review Course

This course has been cancelled.

March 13-17, 2017

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

This 4 1/2 day course is designed to provide a comprehensive review of the field of industrial hygiene through lectures by qualified faculty with extensive experience in industrial hygiene and related areas. This course is specifically designed to assist industrial hygienists in preparing to sit for the CIH examination. This course will provide you with an oversight of the areas that will be the focus of your exam preparation efforts and highlight any weak areas you may have. Others needing a comprehensive review of the field of industrial hygiene are also encouraged to attend. This course is not intended for entry level industrial hygienists. Attendees must have a basic understanding of mathematics, statistics and chemistry.

You will need to bring a scientific calculator for use during the sessions involving calculations.  The Texas Instruments TI-30Xa calculator will be the calculator used during these sessions. This model may be purchased online or at the major office supply stores.  If available please bring the most recent publication of the ACGIH "TLVs and BEIs Booklet" to class.

Course Content

Topics including industrial hygiene engineering; toxicology; industrial hygiene mathematics, calculations; personal protective equipment; epidemiology; heat stress, pressure, ergonomics, illumination; general practices in industrial hygiene; regulations, standards, guidelines; PELs, TLVs; sampling and instrumentation; industrial hygiene management; noise and vibration; ionizing and nonionizing radiation; biohazards; analytical chemistry; air pollution; study techniques.

Agenda Topics

CIH Exam Information

For additional information on the ABIH exams and eligibility, call the American Board of Industrial Hygiene at (517)321-2638 or visit their website at


ABIH has previously awarded CM credit for this event. The current event contains 34.33 hours which can be claimed for CM credit.

This course may qualify for BCSP Recertification points. See the BCSP Recertification Guide for details, available for download on the Recertification page at

CEUs upon request.


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Tuition: $1,150 (includes course materials, certificate of completion, and refreshment breaks)


This course has been cancelled.

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For further information on this course, contact the NC ERC office at, or call us at 919-962-2101.

Last updated 02/10/2017