W502 – Thermal Environment

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Gully Howard Technical are highly experienced and professional providers of International Occupational Hygiene Training courses, delivered in the UK and abroad. This includes the W502 – Assessment and Control of the Thermal Environment.

The W502 Training course is an optional module under the Occupational Hygiene Training Association (OHTA) international qualification scheme. BOHS are the UK examining board for this module and Gully Howard Technical are the course providers. Candidates will take an open book written examination at the end of the module, and complete an assessed practical during the course. View the detailed W502 course syllabus here.

W502 Aims

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

Learning Outcomessnow

On completing this course successfully the student will be able to:

  • Identify sources of thermal stress within the working environment.
  • Understand the nature of thermal strain on the body.
  • Make an assessment of the thermal environment through appropriate measurement and other means.
  • Evaluate the likely risk of exposure to thermal stress.
  • Suggest appropriate control approaches for the thermal environment.

**ONLINE COURSES** require to have access to the ZOOM platform via computer/laptop with 2 way audio and visual (webcam).


Newcastle, Online, Portsmouth

Dates 21st May 2018 to 25th May 2018, 3rd December 2018 to 7th December 2018, 20th May 2019 to 24th May 2019, 2nd December 2019 to 6th December 2019, 11th May 2020 to 15th May 2020, 7th December 2020 to 11th December 2020, 12th April 2021 to 16th April 2021, 6th September 2021 to 10th September 2021, 28th March 2022 to 1st April 2022, 1st August 2022 to 5th August 2022, 4th April 2022 to 8th April 2022, 25th September 2023 to 29th September 2023

    Group bookings and private courses

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    Upcoming W502 - Thermal Environment Courses

    Mon 25 Sep 2023 - Fri 29 Sep 2023

    • W502 - Thermal Environment
      Single person
    • £1,375.00
      per person
    • +£100.00 Exam Fees
    • 09:00 am 25/09/2023 - 04:00 pm 29/09/2023
    • 5 days
    • ONLINE

    • Includes Lunch**
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    * Group booking discount applies to a minumum group size of 6 or more bookings.
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