W507 – Health Effects Of Hazardous Substances (Core)

£1,350.00
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To guarantee a place on this course, please register at least 7 days prior to the course start date. For any bookings after this date please contact us.

Description

Experienced and professional Occupational Hygiene Training Association (OHTA) Approved Training providers, delivering W507 – Health Effects of Hazardous Substances Training wordwide.

The W507 – Health Effects of Hazardous Substances Training course is a core module under the 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 W507 course syllabus here.

W507 Aims

The W507 training course aims to provide an introduction to the principles of toxicology, physiology and epidemiology. The course will cover the main types of harmful effects to target organs from exposure to chemical hazards at work, and the hazards associated with common hazardous substances.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Provide definitions of commonly used toxicological terms.
  • Describe the main routes by which hazardous substances can enter the body, and the factors which influence their absorption, distribution, storage and elimination.
  • Describe the main sources of information on hazardous substances and processes.
  • Describe the main features of the principal target organs affected by hazardous substances at work, and the factors which Influence the degree of harm.
  • Describe the main routes of exposure and toxic and health effects for hazardous substances commonly encountered in the workplace.
  • Carry out basic interpretation of the results from epidemiological studies.

Additional information

Location

Newcastle, Portsmouth

Dates 26th February 2018 to 2nd March 2018, 17th September 2018 to 21st September 2018, 14th January 2019 to 18th January 2019, 9th September 2019 to 13th September 2019

Upcoming W507 - Health Effects Of Hazardous Substances (Core) Courses

Mon 09 Sep 2019 - Fri 13 Sep 2019

  • W507 - Health Effects Of Hazardous Substances (Core)
    Single person
  • £1,350.00
    per person
  • +£100.00 Exam Fees
  • 09:00 am 09/09/2019 - 12:00 pm 13/09/2019
  • 5 days
  • Gully Howard Technical (Unit 4), St Georges Business Centre, St Georges Square, Portsmouth, Hampshire, United Kingdom, PO1 3EY

  • Includes Lunch**
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* Group booking discount applies to a minumum group size of 6 or more bookings.
** Please advise of any dietary requirements when booking. All catering provided by an external company.
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